Aesthetic Features

Aesthetic Features


Welcome to our section dedicated to aesthetic features in outdoor design. It is here to help you unravel the magic of landscape gardening using decorative aggregates. Whether you're thinking of a slate rockery, a Japanese zen garden, or a vibrant border of contrasting chippings, you're in the right place to kick-start your DIY project.

Our easy-to-follow, step-by-step guides are designed for everyone, from absolute beginners to budding, landscape architects. From planning layouts, to selecting the right materials and calculating the costs, our website is designed to provide you with the tools and confidence to plan effectively and an build aesthetic feature that's true to your vision.

Lastly, sometimes the scope of a project may be too demanding, or require heavy equipment. But here's the thing, our guides will help you to identify those tasks where it might just be a good idea to call in some extra help. So, don't worry - either way, we've got you covered!  Let's make something unforgettable!

Recommended Resources

How to lay slate chippings

How to Lay Slate Chippings

Easy to follow, step-by-step, detailed DIY guide on how to lay slate chippings. Leverage our expertise laying slate chippings and plan your path to success.

How to lay bark chippings

How to Lay Bark Chippings

Step-by-step guide to laying bark chippings. From using the right bark to achieving a lasting finish, our how-to is perfect for your next DIY outdoor feature.

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How to Lay Chippings

A comprehensive and easy-to-follow format, our DIY guide to laying chippings and gravel also covers issues others miss, like drainage or grading.

How to make edging for a garden

How to Make Garden Borders

Create eye-catching garden borders with our comprehensive yet easy-to-follow format, DIY edging guide. Ideal for any homeowner or gardener!

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Creating Rock Gardens with Both Sun and Shade Loving Plants

Create a rock garden with plants suited to sun or shade in your backyard. Get tips and plants for designing a stunning, low-maintenance feature.

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How to Build Rockery Gardens

We show you how to build rockery gardens in nine easy steps, with a comprehensive yet easy-to-follow format that includes a list of the necessary tools and materials.

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Glass Chippings for Graves

Your ultimate guide to selecting glass grave chippings. Learn about the symbolism behind the colours of glass chippings available for memorial gardens.

There is a world of outdoor aggregates out there for your outdoor project, just waiting to be discovered. Check out them out!