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How to add value to your garden (without spending a fortune!)
Did you know the average Brit spends 86 minutes a week gardening? Well it's time well spent as it has been reported that an attractive garden can increase property value by up to 20%. This means that with the average UK house price sitting at £248,000 (ONS, 2020) your outdoor space could be worth just short of £50,000. But how do you add value to your garden? Here are our 5 quick wins (without breaking the bank)...
3rd July 2020
How to clean and maintain your garden decking
How to get your garden decking or non slip decking looking tip-top this spring and ready for Summer with these...
2nd June 2020
How to create the perfect family friendly garden
How can you create a family friendly garden? Getting everyone off the sofa, away from screens and out into the...
23rd May 2020
How to make the most of a small garden
We're thrilled that garden centres are reopening today as part of the latest phase to ease Covid-19 restrictions....
13th May 2020
Slip ratings, hazards and solutions for deck boards
As the name suggests, at Gripsure we specialise in non-slip deck boards and pride ourselves on the quality and performance of our products. In this blog we look into slip ratings, how they are measured, potential hazards and consequences and why it is important to choose a product which will provide a safe surface in the long term rather than in the first stages of a product's life cycle.
20th November 2019
Know all the facts when considering using a composite decking board
In this blog we delve behind the glossy marketing claims and discuss some of the issues with composite decking...
24th October 2019
Eight decking myths busted
There are many common myths and misconceptions about decking, we look at eight of the most common myths in this...
4th October 2017
What rules and regulations do I need to follow to build a timber deck?
Timber decking is incredibly versatile, but before you install decking it is important to understand what rules...
12th December 2017
Which type of wood is best for timber decking?
While pressure treated softwood is the most common option for decking there are alternatives on the market, which...
4th August 2017