Last time around we looked at all the ins and outs of pergolas. Adding a structure as large and as dominating as a pergola isn't always the best option for everyone though. So this week we will take a look at planting rails, the pergolas smaller sister. So what exactly is a planting rail? Basically, it's like a pergola, but it's like a flat version that you can either put … [Read more...] about Garden planting rails – How and where to use them
Having a pergola in the garden can be a very nice feature as it adds height and year round interest. However, it is critical that they are correctly situated otherwise it could end up looking out of place and a bit of an eyesore! As wonderful as a pergola can look, they certainly don't suit every type of garden, so how can you tell if it will work well in … [Read more...] about Garden Pergolas pt 1 – How to know if your garden needs one?