Percolation Test

Percolation test – surface water drainage You need to do a percolation test if your thinking of having a soakaway drainage system in your garden or replacing a soakaway system. A percolation test must also be done for septic tanks/ sewage treatment. Make sure you do this test in normal conditions and not in summer. […]

Green Roof project – creating a larger growing are in an urban garden

We recently decided to add to the growing potential of our little garden with a green roof.  We have added this roof to our brick-built outhouse/shed. Our shed is a useful space that we have never thought of demolishing even though our garden is small. Also the shed has been standing since the Victorian times […]