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Improving Your Outdoor Privacy

Improving Your Outdoor Privacy

As we’re becoming more comfortable enjoying our outdoor spaces, improving your outdoor privacy can become more of an issue. Whether we’re enjoying an outdoor drink or languishing in your hot tub, a design that improves your privacy can go a long way to improving the quality of your experience and your ability to relax and […]

mulching your garden

Mulching Your Garden

Mulching your garden is a cost-effective way to promote a healthier landscape with a lot less work. It blocks the germination of weeds. It cuts off the sunlight and reduces the number of weeds you need to contend with. It can also prevent sunlight from drying out your soil. Mulch also helps regulate the soil […]

reducing flies in your garden

Reducing Flies in Your Garden

Reducing flies in your garden and home during the summer can be necessary if you find your meals, parties or ventures outside are plagued with common flies. We don’t get as many opportunities as we’d like to get outdoors and enjoy our meals or have a drink with family and friends. And if you have […]

Creating Your Own Japanese Garden

Creating Your Own Japanese Garden

Creating your own Japanese garden can be a pleasurable undertaking for any garden or yard space. You don’t have to make it complicated. You design your Japanese Garden based on simplicity and nature and compose it based on three elements; Stone, plants and water. You may have an area of brush that needs clearing that […]

hot tub maintenance

Hot Tub Maintenance Tips

Need a few hot tub maintenance tips? At Douglas Forest and Garden, we provide a range with some of the best hot tubs as well as accessories for maintaining your hot tub throughout spring and summer. Follow these guidelines to keep things pristine. Hot Tub Maintenance: Keep your hot tub cover clean Use some warm […]

trampoline safety tips

Trampoline Safety Tips

Keep these trampoline safety tips in mind before you order your trampoline. While Trampolines can be safe for adults and kids and injuries are rare, most trips to the hospital caused by trampolines in Dublin were a result of one jumper colliding with another, individuals falling off the edge of the trampoline, or individuals attempting […]

winter chainsaw use

Winter Chainsaw Use

While here in Ireland we typically get milder weather, for professionals the early winter mornings can still be hazardous, with ice and frost building up unexpectedly. It’s important to keep safety as a priority and to expect the unexpected. Here are a few reminders for professional winter chainsaw use. Winter Chainsaw Use: Check the ambient […]

lawn care tips

Winter Lawn Care: 4 Tips For 2019

As Autumn shifts further towards winter, we’re not getting many dry days. If you haven’t done so already, you may be waiting to pull the lawnmower out for final mowing session. Here are a few winter lawn care tips to help keep the grass in excellent condition, especially if this turns out to be a […]

exercise for kids

Exercise for Kids: 3 Tips To Get Kids Active

Exercise for kids is something we have to consciously consider these days. With technology encroaching on all aspects of our lives, from education to entertainment. As with any home and garden centre that supplies kid’s toys, we’re no stranger to active kids! And aside from seeing our own little monsters in action, we see every […]

4 Must Have Pieces Of Garden Equipment

4 Must Have Pieces Of Garden Equipment

Upkeeping your garden is easier and faster when you have the right garden equipment. However, rather than buying every piece of garden machinery going, we suggest having some of the most important ones at your disposal in your garden shed. The right garden tools are essential for carrying out different jobs around the home like […]

3 Gardening Safety Tips

3 Gardening Safety Tips

Gardening is a wonderful way of beautifying your home. Health and safety should always be your priority when you are outside working with tools, plants, chemicals, insects and lots more harmful things. Gardening may seem safe but it can lead to injury or illness if completed without the appropriate care. This weeks blog will give you […]

2 Garden Maintenance Tips For Homeowners

2 Garden Maintenance Tips For Homeowners

A beautiful and healthy garden sets off a home perfectly. Gardens are a great source of pride for homeowners. Maintaining a beautiful garden depends on having the right garden machinery, equipment and executing gardening tasks with precision and skill. There are lots of parts to a home garden, things like plants, grass and soil which […]

Choosing The Best Lawnmower For Your Lawn

Choosing The Best Lawnmower For Your Lawn

A lawnmower is one of the most important gardening tools you can have in your home. Having a great quality lawn mower that performs well and suits your grass and garden size is essential. However, a lot of people face a big issue in deciding what lawnmower to get and what type of lawnmower to […]

BERG Inground Trampolines (Installation Guide)

BERG Inground Trampolines (Installation Guide)

BERG have been designing and producing trampolines for over 30 years. Inground trampolines are located in the ground meaning they are not built and assembled above the ground. Whichever inground trampoline BERG produces it always contains their main core values of quality and durability giving years of trampolining pleasure. There are many types of BERG […]

Making Use Of Your Garden Space

Making Use Of Your Garden Space

Everybody has a little bit or lots of space in their garden that could be put to better use. We are here to tell you that the benefits of maximising that space are endless. These benefits are not just for you but for your children especially who are the next generation. There are numerous things […]