Planting a yew hedge

Out with the old... The clients at this Portland property asked us to remove a very scruffy conifer hedge, and replant with Yew.  Unbeknown to them at the time, their existing hedge was dying because of some very inconsiderate fencing contractors.  These men had dug out some of the roots to concrete-in their posts. [...]

Tree stump bench carving

I was recently asked by some clients to convert their large tree stump into a bench seat.  Having never tried my hand at chainsaw carving, I said I've give it my best shot!  The brief was relatively straightforward, but the work was made more demanding by the sheer size of the tree stump and the number [...]

Gravel bed

We've made an early start to our garden landscaping portfolio this season - planting up a Mediterranean-style gravel bed for a client in Weymouth. Although fairly close to the property, the site of the bed is open and exposed, with good drainage - augmented by some additional gravel during planting for some of the less [...]

2017-04-04T12:44:50+00:00February 5th, 2015|Categories: Garden Projects, Latest posts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Riverside timber decking

Here's a video featuring our latest riverside timber decking project - in this case, overlooking the River Wey at Nottington, Weymouth, Dorset. The deck is almost complete - just needing the rope to be inserted into the newel posts to form a safety barrier. Our brief included the demolition of the previous deck [...]

Feather-board fencing

Here's Paul tidying up as we are finishing off our latest feather-board fencing project. This client had their old fence built on concrete posts, so we removed the old, broken fence and built this new one using the existing posts, as they were still in good condition. We can design and build fences to any specification. [...]

Garden & Grounds Maintenance

Coastal Garden Projects offer a range of Garden & Grounds Maintenance services that can be individually tailored to your own requirements.  We understand that all gardens and landscaped grounds are different, and that owners have different ideas and standards in relation to their maintenance requirements.  Whether you are 'time-poor' or simply unable/unwilling to keep up with the [...]

2016-02-03T08:24:11+00:00March 19th, 2014|Categories: Garden Projects|