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Black Stones? – Black Basalt

By Cathryn Robson on 06/11/17 in: Enhance Your Home

If you’re looking for a modern or contemporary stone for your garden, then Black Basalt is ideal. When wet this stone is black; when dry it becomes a charcoal grey colour making it perfect for off-setting gardens with a lot of natural colour or for use in sleek urban gardens.

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How to decorate your garden and play area

By redguerrilla on 28/10/16 in: Enhance Your Home

How to decorate your Garden and Play Area without compromising Child Safety

When planning home improvements it is essential that child safety is at the forefront of all endeavours. According to ChildAlert.co.uk, 130,000 children are injured in the garden each year. The garden is an exciting and exhilarating place for children to play, and the open spaces encourage creativity and exploration. But it also holds many potential dangers for children, such as accidents caused by trips and falls or encounters with wildlife.

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How to take charge of your home driveway & footpath

By Cathryn Robson on 21/12/15 in: Enhance Your Home

How to take charge of your home driveway & footpath. The driveway is the first thing that guests see when arriving at the home, so it’s vital that a good impression is made straight away. There are many options available to create a stunning and modern driveway and footpath that…

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The path to selling your home starts in the garden

By Cathryn Robson on 05/05/15 in: Enhance Your Home

The path to selling your home starts in the garden. When and if the time comes for you to sell your house, you will want to make sure that all prospective buyers get a great impression of your home from the moment that they arrive. This may mean you will…

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Building a Children’s Play Area

By Cathryn Robson on 04/09/14 in: Enhance Your Home

Building a Children’s Play Area. First you need to measure the space you require for your play area. Once this is done, use our online calculator to work out how much play bark and play sand you will need, or call us on 01757 289651 or drop us an email to enquiries@stones4homes.co.uk…

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Why bark chippings are the perfect solution to low-cost gardening for your home

By Cathryn Robson on 18/08/14 in: Enhance Your Home

Why bark chippings are the perfect solution to low-cost gardening for your home. Bark Chippings – Using bark chippings on flowerbeds and borders is a brilliant way of keeping costs down. Not only will you find that you save money in the long run due to the lack of the need…

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Use Slate Chippings to Enhance the Look of Your Home

By Cathryn Robson on 09/06/14 in: Enhance Your Home

Use Slate Chippings to Enhance the Look of Your Home. Discover how slate chippings and decorative pebbles can create a beautiful and low-maintenance garden. Fashions come and go in the world of garden design. The craze for decking and paved patio areas has created a renewed interest in using the…

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Could decorative aggregates help increase the sale value of your house?

By Cathryn Robson on 28/02/14 in: Enhance Your Home

Could decorative aggregates help increase the sale value of your house? Decorative aggregates are becoming more and more popular with people that want to sell their homes. Find out why it is such a favourite in this article! If you are planning to sell your house any time soon then you…

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Why slate chippings make such a great first impression on visitors

By Cathryn Robson on 12/03/13 in: Enhance Your Home

Why slate chippings make such a great first impression on visitors As the old saying goes, first impressions are everything. This is never truer than when you’re thinking about your house. Your driveway is the first thing that your visitors will notice on their approach to your house, and when they…

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