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Best place to get Topsoil (High Wycombe)

Posted: 06/05/2013 at 20:31

I need to get some topsoil to level out our lawn for returfing, Its 10mx3.5m in size, from a caculator I found it looks like I would need at least 2 large bulk bags, if not more. Where is the best place to get it from? the prices seem to vary so much online. Am I better of with bags of a lorry load? I will also need some to fil in raised beds.

How much would you expect to pay for it? I live in High Wycombe, South Bucks if that helps

 

Thanks very much

Nandina Domestica

Posted: 23/04/2013 at 09:20

Thanks nutcutlet, its been here untouched for 3 years and looks fine to my untrained eye so it must be happy with our soil I just wondered if there anything I could do to make it extra happy!

Nandina Domestica

Posted: 21/04/2013 at 16:20

I have inherited one of these in our garden, Is there anything specific I need to know about it? How do I care for it?

Thanks

Stones everywhere

Posted: 21/04/2013 at 13:58

Thank goodness lol! I was dreading it lol I will leave them be Thanks  Bookertoo

Stones everywhere

Posted: 21/04/2013 at 13:36

We are currently sorting our our garden ready to put in a new border and lay lawn. It is currently full of stones, all the soil, borders etc are full of them. Do I need to get rid of them all?

Twisted Willow

Posted: 12/04/2013 at 23:31

Thanks Sam12, there is a whole load of stuff around it that needs clearing, its about the only stuff the chickens haven't demolished! Will removed asap thanks

Round logs for border/raised bed/retaining wall

Posted: 12/04/2013 at 21:29

I did at first, lol, them I looked on timberstore and it was much better

Round logs for border/raised bed/retaining wall

Posted: 12/04/2013 at 20:53

Hi cazzieb, the link was just to show what I meant I can get them much cheaper from timberstore near me and they can cut them to my required size

Twisted Willow

Posted: 12/04/2013 at 20:52

Also can we move it now, or is it too late for this season?

Twisted Willow

Posted: 12/04/2013 at 20:52

Silver Surfer can you see the pics I have posted above? I had to laugh at you saying we;ve done well to get lovely catkins, the poor thing is more than neglected, completly left to do its own thing for the last 3 years! Its looks fab in winter with xmas lights on it

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Help and advice gratefully recieved  
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