LOW COST RE- VAMP – gravel

Thinking of re vamping your driveway or an area in your home?? There are of course many options out there, but a great lower cost solution is a gravel driveway. Its easy to install and giving a quick and easy re vamp of your home. Also, it allows water to drain quickly and easily without […]

Issues with garden drainage?

In those wet and winter months mud and rain can become a massive issue. A mud pit/ waterlogged area is not a nice place to enjoy your outdooe space. Excess water can even be an issue for foundations and any out door paved areas as well; especially long term. Where and what is causing the […]

Soakaway Kits – Spudulica home and garden

Soakaway Kits at Spudulica Do you need a soakaway to store and divert water to prevent localised flooding in your garden or driveway? A soakaway can store water and allow it to seep into the ground slowly, preventing a build up of water and allowing it time to get into the surrounding soil. It can […]

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 […]

Soakaway

Domestic – Soakaway   A soakaway in your garden will remove excess water and allow this excess surface water to filter into the ground. A soakaway can be as simple as a dug and filled with stone to give the water and area to soak into the ground. First you need to establish if your […]

Woven or Non-Woven geotextile membrane?

Geo-textile membrane fabrics are specialist fabrics used for ground engineering. There are 2 main types that prove the most popular. A Black woven fabric comprised of black plastic threads woven together to create a strong fabric. A white non-woven fabric that is comprised of heat bonded synthetic fibres also creating a strong fabric. Both are […]

Geotextiles Recap

Geotextiles – Does your project need them? Geotextile membranes (non-woven) are a great product that can have many uses within your garden or outdoor project. From soakaway crates, weed prevention, and filtration to name a few. With this variety of uses do they meet your requirements? How will you use them? Just a quick blog […]