Things to consider when replacing your conservatory

Any addition to your home whether it be an extension to make your kitchen bigger or a conservatory for some much needed extra space needs to be considered carefully. It’s a lot of work, and costs can quickly add up if not done correctly, but when it comes to replacing your conservatory, do you know what things you need to look out for? When my husband and I moved into our old home, there was already a conservatory built onto the back of the property. We’d never had a conservatory before so it was a nice bit of added space…. [Read More]

Growing Strawberries Indoors and Outdoors

Back in April I planted some strawberry plants indoors and outdoors. 2015 has been the first year that I have made a proper effort toward growing my own fruit and vegetables. I’ve planted tomatoes, strawberries, potatoes, spring onions, herbs and salads. My girls have enjoyed helping to plant the seeds and water the plants with me. They’re really looking forward to being able to pick the fruit and vegetables when they’re ready. As mentioned above I planted some strawberry plants indoors in a medium sized pot and some outdoors in a large strawberry planter.  I was curious to see if the ones… [Read More]