Equestrian Packages – spudulica.co.uk

  Equestrian packages – Spudulica.co.uk Do you need to update/ resurface your equestrian area, a paddock, ménage, or horse arena? 100gsm is the most common of our non-woven geotextile membranes. It is designed for filtration and separation applications, such as – Paddocks – Horse Ménage – Riding Arena Designed to go directly below the arena base to […]

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 […]

Potted Plants- Winter Prep

Potted plants in Winter For those of us with a multitude of potted plants in our gardens we need to plan for winter. It is a tricky time of year with the extra rainfall and the possible risk of frost and freezing temperatures. Outdoor pots can be become waterlogged with the extra rain we experience […]

Domestic Soakaway’s – a guide

Installing a domestic soakaway – The steps involved: Test the area for it’s porosity Decide on the soakaway size Choose your soakaway medium, crates or stone Line your trench/hole with membrane and install the soakaway Backfill and compact the area Enjoy having a nice functioning soakaway and dry ground. *not to size soakaway hole 🙂  […]

Understanding Geotextile Membranes – which ones where?

Different types of geotextile membrane. What to use for what application? In a nutshell woven black membrane is used for under sub-bases to reinforce the ground and offer some stabilisation. White fleece membrane is used for above your sub base of compacted stone and is there to serve a verity of purposes including: Weed Prevention […]