Slippery Decking

            Is Slippery Decking an issue in your garden? Mossy, slimey and slippery grooved decking – A problem for many people that I meet. With the right materials and construction techniques the issue can be greatly reduced....

Extending entertaining space into the garden

This project was designed around the remaining garden after a new extension was added to a home in Edinburgh. Often the garden space outside of house extensions is overlooked so hopefully these images shows what can be possible.  The ultimate aim is to extend the...

Top tips for container planting

Container planting is fun, really flexible and your outdoor space can be transformed immediately.  I tend to keep the planting to a single theme such as bamboo, grasses or phormiums so things don’t get too busy.  And if you want a more modern architectural look,...

What is landscaping

The term landscaping can be confusing to many as it can cover an undefinable number of different services. From Patios, decking, monblock drives through to garden maintenance and lawn cutting. At “Paul Church Gardens” the landscaping service we provide is...

Small garden design solutions

 Working with a small garden area can be a challenge in finding ways to make it work as a usable space. At Paul Church Gardens by Design we really enjoy finding ways with clever design and innovative ideas to make your garden work for you. We have worked on a number...

Artifcial lawn – Garden design project

This is a recently completed project involving a full garden design and landscaping build for a client in Edinburgh. The Garden had drainage issue resulting in an expanse of sodden water logged lawn. The brief was to create a modern contemporary garden with the idea...