What is a channel drain?

A channel drain is an enclosed channel with grating on the top. They run along the edge of an area within the floor; they are added to remove surface water from a specific area. To help control the flow of water and prevent flooding/pooling of water. This moves excess water to the underground drainage system […]

COMING SOON…………….

NEW PRODUCT ALERT, Coming soon to Spudulica Home and Garden only at spudulica.co.uk Alusthetic Threshold Drains from our friends at EcoGrid. These slim (65mm) threshold drainare made to give you another aesthetic finish to your outdoor and indoor projects. These channel drains come with either a black or silver aluminium grating, allowing you to complement […]

4/11/2020 – stress awareness day

Let us be honest this year has been stressful! With Ups and downs change every week, that have played a part in the nation’s feelings and worries in 2020. Now with the imminent second lockdown looming its yet another stressful week. National Stress awareness day is even more important this year, lets take some time […]

Homemade Garden gifting

Gardening gifts are fun to make and personalise for those you love. Yes, Christmas is on the way, possibly a bit different from what we would normally have, but still a time to share your love and joy with others. Why not use your time in lockdown to put your gardening and crafting skills to […]

double or triple sealed aluminium manhole/drain access cover?

Double or Triple sealed aluminium manhole covers Recessed aluminium manhole/drain access covers available at Spudulica.co.uk Innovative and aesthetic application for indoor and outdoor use within the home or professional use. No more need for a solid metal cover inset into your new flooring or patio. Just fill the covers with your intended flooring and allow […]

manhole/drain access cover terms

To complement our previous weeks blog on how to measure for a new/ replace an old access cover we have compiled a list of terms associated with man hole covers that might need a bit more explanation. Obviously we are always on hand to help with any measurement issues or queries about our ranges feel […]

Measuring for A new manhole/drain access cover

Measuring for your new recessed manhole cover The main issue with manhole covers is in measuring sizes. Switching old with new can throw up some different size issues. But the most common issue is a mistake made in the part of the cover measured before ordering. We are always on hand to help with any […]

geotextiles used for face masks

    We were first contacted by Sarah a lady on a mission to provide home made face masks to those who wanted them during the current Covid -19 issues. She contacted us to “find nonwoven fibre fabric as an insert to go between two layers of cotton to stop particles passing through. I asked […]

Non Woven Geotextile

Geotextiles There are 2 main types of geotextile fabrics permeable and impermeable. At Spudulica.co.uk we specialise in permeable membranes. This week we are covering Non woven geotextiles. Uses: Separation, Filtration Applications: French Drains, Soakaways, Permeable Protection layers, Patios. Both types can be also used together to cover problematic areas with multiple issues. Non-woven geotextile membrane […]