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We are pleased to announce a new Garden Design Team member
We are pleased to announce a new Garden Design Team member

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We are pleased to announce a new Garden Design Team member

Designer Caroline Stanley joins the team The Garden Design Team are delighted to welcome on board Caroline Stanley, designer, horticulturalist and plant expert.  Caroline has worked in the garden design business for 15 years. A keen gardener who decided to turn her passion and hobby into a profession. Caroline first studied at the Riseholme College […]

Lawns and Artificial Turf

As we fast approach Spring and hopefully good weather, many clients are starting to look at the condition of their lawns. The wet winter weather has taken it’s toll.  Add pets and children into the equation and those tired old lawns start to look a bit of a challenge. How do you restore your lawn back to that lush, […]

Composite Wood Decking

Why we like Composite Wood Decking. At The Garden Design Team, we make it our business to keep abreast of the latest trends in design, technology and materials. There are new and innovative solutions coming on to the market all the time. Keeping up to date is key to us being able to present inspiring […]

Recent Work – Reconstruction of an existing pond

A simple re construction of an existing pond creating a new water fall with York stone.  

Recent Work – Large Pond in Newark

This pond was designed and constructed with a natural slate waterfall and a large pond with a feature brick wall surrounding it with feature lighting and water feature.  

Recent Work: Railway Embankment Development

This project was to develop a railway embankment which was our clients back garden where once was a busy railway line and station. The bank was 30ft steep with no access to the top and was deeply overgrown, our team designed the embankment into tiers using genuine stone with a paved seating area and tiers […]

Recent Work: Natural Pond in Papplewick

There was an existing pond which had been here for many years our clients brief was to create a larger natural pond which would fit into the beautiful gardens of this 16th century property. Our design team worked with the brief to create a beautiful large natural pond with a cascading waterfall which flows over […]

How to Make Your Garden Eco-Friendly

Making little changes in your garden can significantly benefit its productivity. Eco-fitting is the updating of existing elements of your garden space and the addition of new ones to make it more self-sustaining and less wasteful. The eco-fitting ethos is to reuse and recycle to transform a dull and lifeless garden into a productive and […]

Stihl Pond Project – Competition Winner Gets Garden Makeover

In 2013 The Garden Design Team were commissioned by the Stihl group, a worldwide supplier of all types of garden and landscaping machinery, to assist with a garden makeover in Market Raisen. Countrywide Competition Win Stihl had held a countrywide competition in which the winner, Mrs Stewart, claimed the prestigious prize of a complete garden […]

Protecting the Wildlife in your Garden Over Winter

The more we intrude on the natural habitat of the wildlife in the UK, the more we need to do to provide for them in our own back gardens. Over winter it can be particularly hard for wildlife to survive, but using our handy guide you can create a home for nature in the harsh […]