Generator in front of carpenter

Finding The Right Generator For A Man With A Van


From charging tools to creating portable power on a work site, a generator can serve the many needs of carpenters, electricians, plumbers and trades of all kinds. If you’re working alone or with a partner on mobile jobs where a van is your office and work-space, you’ll require power that is robust yet quiet. Here’s our guide to choosing the right generator for any ‘man with a van’.

Pressure washer spraying dirt off wooden patio

A Guide To Cleaning Your Patio With A Pressure Washer


Summer is here and we all want to spend more time in the garden whilst it is still hot. But is your garden and patio ready? Whether paved, wooden or concrete, your patio can become grimy with weeds, moss, dirt, oil or slimy algae – making it unsightly and slippery to walk on. A pressure-wash is the quick way to get it looking like new and here’s our step-by-step guide to doing it the right way!

A man gardening in the summer sun

What To Do In Your Garden In August

The longest day of summer has passed and your garden should be in full bloom as you welcome the results of your previous hard work. Don’t rest on your laurels though, there’s still plenty to be done from pruning and planting to sowing and general maintenance. Here’s your list of tasks for August.
Cordless Lawn Mower in action

What to look for in a cordless lawn mower


As your lawn comes to life in spring and summer, a cordless lawnmower is a time-saving, hassle-free piece of gardening equipment that should be a high priority. Here’s our list of the top 8 things to look out for when researching your purchase…

A butterfly resting on a branch

Making hedges more wildlife friendly


One way you can help maintain and even improve the UK’s biodiversity of wildlife is to create a wildlife-friendly hedge in your garden. Here’s everything you need to know…

Man using the cordless Warrior leaf blower to clear a heavy patch of dead leaves

What to look for in a cordless leaf blower


If you’ve ever spent your autumn months endlessly raking, picking up, and disposing of fallen leaves in your garden, then you’ll likely have thought about investing in a leaf blower to quicken the process. Aside from the sheer time it takes to complete this task manually, it can also be tough on your back, so let’s find your best cordless leaf blower!

Grass Trimmer cutting grass edge

The Pros and Cons of an Edger vs Trimmer for your lawn


These days we have a myriad of gardening tools at our disposal and whilst some of them are vital, do we really need them all? One such debate is around the lawn edger vs string trimmer. Both are handy with seemingly different uses, but do we need both? Let’s look at the facts…

A big lightbulb in the garden – other lights twinkle in the background

Garden Lighting Ideas


Perfect for your Pinterest board – this is about illuminating ways to bring a sparkle to any garden – no matter the size!

Mighty Atom Inverter in field

Champion Mighty Atom Dual Fuel labelled Best Inverter Generator of 2022!

M3, a technical product testing company in Sweden has labelled the Champion Mighty Atom Dual Fuel as the top rated Inverter in their review "Best Inverter Generator of 2022" against the likes of Briggs & Stratton and Honda.
A man working with tools on a construction site.

Your 101 Guide To Construction Generators


Construction projects cover everything from small shop renovation to road works and large-scale building sites, so the requirements for power can range from small portable generators for power tools to large, high-powered generators that power everything from building equipment to worker accommodation.

Here’s your 101 guide to choose the right construction site generator for you.

A parked campervan overlooking a lake as the sun sets

Our Favourite Recipes To Make In Your Campervan


Hitting the open road in a camper van is every adventurer’s dream, but you don’t want to turn back when you get hungry. If you’re going fully wild, there won’t be electricity and space for food prep could be limited. In this handy guide, we’ll run through what you need for your mini-kitchen and some simple, tasty campervan recipes to help you get started.

A bee flying to the pollen of a flower.

Low-maintenance planting for biodiversity


Creating biodiversity in your garden is important for British wildlife and the success of your green space, but getting there shouldn’t become a source of stress. That’s why we’re sharing our knowledge on low-maintenance plants for biodiversity.