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    Building a shed using Prefabricated House Panels

    I am looking at doing something similar and looking at Embridges' site it would come under permitted development http://www.planningportal.gov.uk/england/public/buildingwork/projects/workcommonoutbuildings/
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    Concrete/Fibreglass Pond

    Had a rep come around yesterday and he said that bottom drains are inefficient and I'd be better off with a pump fed system, this contradicts most of what I have read. Also in regard to filter systems, it appears that everyone has their favourites, some say Cloverleaf others say Nexus and this...
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    Concrete/Fibreglass Pond

    Thanks Jason, have had a quick look at those links and I think Ill be reading for about a month :lol: Because I originally only had 4 * 4" Koi and comets in a connecting garden pond I was only using a standard 18000L filter so now I am having to get all the proper filters etc, I think these 7...
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    Concrete/Fibreglass Pond

    Hi all, I recently inherited some Koi and now my original pond won't be big enough for them all to grow, now have 11 Koi and 10 Comets in same pond which is 11' * 6' * 3' The Koi are still relatively small but I want to get the new pond built through the winter whilst the fish are less...
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    Shovels in 25kg bag

    Thanks for that, was just thinking it was 8 to 50kg not 16
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    Shovels in 25kg bag

    I have a very old 5/3.5 electric mixer, normally takes 250kg at a time which amounts to 8 ballast and 2 dust
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    Shovels in 25kg bag

    Hi folks, I am laying a base for my 14'*9' timber shed that I am going to make the weekend, in the past I've always bought my ballast in bags due to limited access, however this time I've managed to get greedy bag around the back. I intend to do a 4:1 ballast mix, but I don't know how many...
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    Metal Joining Strips

    Thanks Very much
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    Metal Joining Strips

    Hi All, My neighbour has some jagged metal strips about 2" long that are used for joining wood. He got them from a hardware shop that was closing down a few years ago but neither of us know what they are called and would love to get some more I have tried searching on Google but failed. Does...
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    Crocus Lawn & Squirrels

    I'll try both ideas, netting to try and stop them storing the acorns, hopefully this will deter them in the spring when they come looking for the acorns from digging the lawn up. during the winter & spring I have several beed feeders out and I also put peanuts out for the squirrels to stop them...
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    Crocus Lawn & Squirrels

    any ideas????????
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    Crocus Lawn & Squirrels

    Hi All, I've recently turfed our back garden and my partner wanted a crocus lawn, as it's something he's always wanted, si I planted 2400 crocus bulbs just under the tilth and when my back recovered laid the new turf. Anyway yesterday I looked out and saw a squirrel trying to dig through the...
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    Rats

    in this post they refer to using sonic successfully http://www.diynot.com/forums/viewtopic.php?t=58585 I'm sure there are other references if you search the forum
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    Brambles in the turf

    you could try sbk as it doesn't kill grass, having never experienced brambles in a lawn, I can't say how succesful it would be but sbk states it will kill bramble
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    Fence panels smaller than gravel boards

    thermo, three questions 1) is that a little acer to the right of your dahlia? 2) if so what variety please :wink: 3) the red spiky plant to rear left, what's it called? Thanks Pat
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    how to kill ivy root?

    John, I drilled down the trunk and poured through funnel, I replanted soil after; can't say exactly how long after it was a few years ago and didn't experience any problems. Where I live we have a wasteland alley behind our gardens which the council have said if we keep tidy (cheek as they...
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    Finding someone to lay a patio for a garden design

    ask your local hire shop if they know any "hard Landscapers" what area is the job in?
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    how to kill ivy root?

    Thanks for your reply, I initially done search on killing Ivy Root I think and couldn't find anything, so I posted this thread and yesterday morning done a search just on killing ivy and found a few alternatives, anyway I drilled the stumps last with long wood bit and poured neat SBK down four...
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    Decking handrail

    in faq Can I post Images? Images can indeed be shown in your posts. However, there is no facility at present for uploading images directly to this board. You can email your picture to admin@diynot.com and details of the post you wish it to appear in and we can upload it for you. Therefore...
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