Animals

How to Protect your Horse from Flies

We all look forward to long warm summer days, but they inevitably mean the arrival of dreaded flies! Ruth Court from Blue Cross shows us how to protect your horse from flies in the summer.

2017-07-21 00:00:03By Ruth Court

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in July

The lazy hazy crazy days of summer have been rolled out, and it's time to enjoy your garden. Many plants are in bloom, you are rewarded with fruit and veg, but that doesn't come without work! Here is what to do in the garden in July.

2017-07-14 00:00:18By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

10 Ideas on How to Hygge in Summer

The idea of blankets and candles might be the furthest from your mind as we struggle to work in the summer heat. Here's how to Hygge in summer!

2017-06-30 00:00:04By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in June

June is all about keeping the weeds at bay, watering and pest control. If you have a container garden, be watchful! Keep an eye on your plants in dry, hot weather. Here is what to do in your garden in June.

2017-06-16 00:00:23By Natalie Reynolds

Inspiration

Colour Pop: 13 Ways to Add Green to Your Home

Next in our Colour Pop series is the colour green! Here at Preloved, we have collated a set of images which we think will convince you add green to your home. What, you don't believe us? Click through!

2017-05-18 00:00:35By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

10 Ideas on How To Hygge In Spring

Hygge is not only a thing for the colder months! Here are some ideas on how to Hygge in spring. And candles; mustn't forget the candles.

2017-05-12 00:00:27By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in May

May is when Mother Nature properly wakes up and gets her act together. All of a sudden, seedlings double in size, weeds triple in size and you find yourself frantically weeding, potting on, and watering. Click through to read all about what to do in your garden in May.

2017-05-06 00:00:41By Natalie Reynolds

Hints & Tips

Reclaimed Wood - Salvaging Beautiful Design

Using reclaimed wood on your next project can be an economic, environmental and design decision all in one. With reclaimed materials you are reusing what some would see as waste, minimising the demand for the production of virgin wood and more often than not saving yourself a few pounds.

2017-04-20 00:00:14By Jon Hutchinson

Hints & Tips

What to Do in the Garden in April

How did April come round so fast? It was only yesterday that we were trying our very best not to get seed-sowing happy. And now it’s seed explosion and everything is starting to grow very quickly. Here is what you can be getting on with in the month of April

2017-04-14 00:00:04By Natalie Reynolds

Quick Reads

Greening Grey Britain - Turn a grey area green

What would you say if I told you that you could have an impact on reducing flooding in your area? Or that you could reduce your gas or electricity bill? And you could do both with plants. Did I get your attention? Good. This year, the RHS is urging Brits to add plants to their front garden, cue Greening Grey Britain.

2017-04-06 00:00:42By Natalie Reynolds