NewBoy2


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Ponds & Metal Grids

Posted: 21/09/2017 at 15:16

There will be 4 - 6 inch gaps between the bars so frogs and newts can enter and exit


Its only the interaction of galvanised steel to water and wild life 


I have covered all other challenges

Ponds & Metal Grids

Posted: 21/09/2017 at 14:07

Buttercupdays


Has that affected the wild life in the pond please ?

Ponds & Metal Grids

Posted: 21/09/2017 at 13:17

KT53


Thanks for that but its the possible danger to the frogs etc that is the over riding aspect

Ponds & Metal Grids

Posted: 21/09/2017 at 12:39

Thanks 


The black smith has suggested that if I go for the galvanised to leave it in the garden for about a month to "weather" and then place it in the water


Its £255 for galvanised and £380 for stainless

Ponds & Metal Grids

Posted: 21/09/2017 at 11:08

I want to add a child safe grid to my pond which will sit just under the surface


A blacksmith has asked if I want stainless steel or galvanised steel 


? Are both safe for the frogs etc


Help please 

Levelling on a slight slope

Posted: 15/09/2017 at 13:03

tombrown22


? Any progress on the garden

Back Lawn to Wildflower Patch

Posted: 30/08/2017 at 13:40

The area is a lawn thats been there for years so would that be  too rich ??

Back Lawn to Wildflower Patch

Posted: 30/08/2017 at 11:30

Clathymacd


Which month is best to start this strip

Levelling on a slight slope

Posted: 26/08/2017 at 13:30

Why do you need to level the area ?


You can set aside an area at the periphery  to sow wild flowers to attract bees and butterflies who will pollinate YOUR flowers and vegetables


Make a small raised area that can be different to the rest of the garden


Good luck

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