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wet clay soil & new turf

Posted: 02/08/2015 at 20:21
If you add sand it needs to be sharp sand and lots of it to work

When I replaced my lawn I added a bulk bag or sharp sand bulk bag of top soil and a bulk bag of compost and Rotivated the garden and releveleled

wet clay soil & new turf

Posted: 01/08/2015 at 21:35
Organic matter and sharp sand help to brake up the clay if you Rotivat it in but you do need to add a lot to make a difference

Gardening & what else?

Posted: 26/07/2015 at 21:33
I like football f1 MotoGP touring cars motor bikes performance cars pubs and clubs

snail and slugs

Posted: 22/07/2015 at 19:35
I find that that slugs and snails like to sit on a trowel and be launched high in to the air onto a car park

Transforming my garden wilderness

Posted: 21/07/2015 at 20:01
It don't matter if it takes another year as long as it's how you want it at the end

Please help. Oh no Weedol.

Posted: 16/07/2015 at 20:20
Chop the plants down to the ground to stop the chemical reaching the roots and see if they regrow

Watering the garden

Posted: 10/07/2015 at 21:37
They are not on tightenough or the connectors aren't gripping the hose

Is this typical of screened topsoil? (pictures)

Posted: 19/06/2015 at 17:17
Trading standards would help if it's not as described it's not what you have paid for, if you paid on a credit card ring them and they will recover the money

That soil looks like sub base to me

What do you carry you hand tools around in?

Posted: 13/06/2015 at 20:54
I use a Stanley open tool box

weather warning

Posted: 13/06/2015 at 20:50
It's not stopped since 5 yesterday my new lawns loving it
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