tobermore (66)

PRO
Christmas is a special time of year in bringing people together and staff at UK based paving and walling manufacturing company, Tobermore, have embraced the spirit of the season and have come together to create an exclusive ‘Merryoke’ rendition of Ch
Read more…
PRO
As this is the season for giving, UK based paving and walling manufacturer, Tobermore, has donated an amazing £20,000 to Barnardo's in lieu of Christmas gifts. These much-needed funds will make a huge difference to the lives of vulnerable children ac
Read more…
PRO
It is a strange phenomenon that today, even though we have every conceivable labour saving gadget available, no one seems to have any spare time! Nearly every client I talk to asks for a low maintenance garden. It is therefore vital when choosing a h
Read more…
PRO

Making Hard & Soft Landscaping Choices

The choice of planting is very important to ensure year-round interest in the garden. When designing an outdoor space, it is essential to get the balance right between hard and soft landscaping. Both require a lot of careful thought.
Read more…
PRO

Design Your Garden to Last a Lifetime

It is often feared that low maintenance means your garden will look like a concrete jungle. However, with a bit of thoughtful planning, Tobermore can help you strike a really good balance between hard and soft landscaping. This ensures that your gard
Read more…
PRO
One of Tobermore’s latest product offerings, Pembury, has been installed at the new 752,334 sq ft Wellesbourne Distribution Park in Warwickshire by Urban Civil Engineering
Read more…
PRO
Tobermore have supplied a variety of products for Westpoint Homes development, Thorngrove Park. The project consists of 25 properties, ranging from affordable homes to large period-themed detached houses and luxury apartments, offering an authentic b
Read more…
PRO
Tobermore’s fabulous Fusion block paving has been specified for the new West Rhyl Green Space in North Wales which has saw the area revitalised with a new urban park and surrounding greenery.
Read more…
PRO
Potato Wharf is an eco-conscious development in Castlefield, Manchester, from Crosby Lend Lease. Tobermore’s Hydropave Tegula permeable paving in the unique, blended colours of Bracken, Heather and Cedar are featured on the grounds.
Read more…
PRO
Tobermore’s Manhattan plank paving has provided an innovative hard landscaping solution for East Ayrshire Council on their recent redevelopment of Onthank Primary School in Kilmarnock.
Read more…
PRO
The Solihull Gateway project has saw £2.3m worth of highway improvements in the Station Road and Poplar Road areas of Solihull town centre, forming a key ‘Gateway' for access into the town centre.
Read more…
PRO
A stunning memorial has been unveiled in the North sea-port town of Hartlepool to mark 100 years since the town was bombarded by German warships in World War One. Tobermore are very proud to be involved in this moving tribute to those who lost their
Read more…
PRO
Alphington Retail Park in Exeter is a 23,500 sq ft development of retail warehousing and trade counter units recently constructed by Henry W Pollard & Sons. The scheme benefits from new shared car parking and the completion of a new link road into a
Read more…
PRO
Peel Park Quarter is a new, state of the art student accommodation complex at the University of Salford. The £81 million project was managed by Graham Construction and has been referred to as one of Europe’s largest single phase student accommodation
Read more…
PRO
Red Burn Farm is a branch of the UK’s popular Farmhouse Inn restaurant and bar chain, located in Hamilton, South Lanarkshire. The new outlet has been adorned with a unique landscape design consisting of a combination of Tobermore’s world class paving
Read more…
PRO
Ebbw Vale College Square is a stunning new public space developed by Blaenau Gwent County Borough Council that connects Ebbw Vale Railway Station and the town centre, which all come together as 'The Works,' a regeneration project to redevelop the for
Read more…
PRO
Designed by Ellis Williams Architect, Basford Hall at New College Nottingham is the largest construction training academy in the Midlands and has been described as the ideal place to kick-start a career in construction.
Read more…
PRO Supplier

A recent school grounds seminar held at Charterhouse in Surrey has been hailed a huge success by all who attended.

The event attracted over 50 delegates from all levels as several topical issues were explored and discussed. Supported by…

Read more…

Open forum activity

John F replied to Colin Anson's discussion Waste disposal problems
"I agree Richard . I think they will make a habit of letting the grass fly but hopefully they can keep it short and keep on top of it so wont be many clippings left on top . 
Makes me look over cautious staying away and lawn company calling but they…"
5 hours ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Colin Anson's discussion Waste disposal problems
"That said it won't make much difference from one cut. More of a general point for grass that is always mulched."
6 hours ago
John F replied to Colin Anson's discussion Waste disposal problems
"I did suspect nitrogen level could be higher .
I have a customer doing their own garden at the moment and i keep getting regular requests for advice and updates on progress . 
usually i cut the lawn which produces at least 3 large poly sacks which t…"
8 hours ago
Richard Gadsby replied to Colin Anson's discussion Waste disposal problems
"you need to take into account the mulching when treating lawns as the nitrogen levels will be far greater the cut and collect "
19 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to Colin Anson's discussion Waste disposal problems
"I would assume that the advice is the same as for mowing and collecting. If you should mow before a treatment or whether you shouldn’t, which is dependent on what treatment you are going to apply, would be the same for both mulching and collecting.…"
19 hours ago
Richard Matthews replied to Charlie Manton's discussion Solo gardener - to work or not to work? (Covid-19)
"Grass will keep growing regardless
It does feel slightly wrong being at work when so many cant, or have lost their jobs, but if im alone socail distancing then ill carry on"
20 hours ago
Craig McGinty replied to GaryRK's discussion The LJN Covid-19 ‘Working’ from home thread
"That looks a good one, will explore further. Thanks."
21 hours ago
Ben Gilg replied to Charlie Manton's discussion Solo gardener - to work or not to work? (Covid-19)
"Out today and 7 customers done , 3 waved didn't see the others. Even got waved out of a side street by patrolling police car "
21 hours ago
John F replied to GaryRK's discussion The LJN Covid-19 ‘Working’ from home thread
"Discovered ( whereby )  really easy video conferencing App 
free sign up , free personal use + free meeting room + 1 user 
 "
21 hours ago
John F replied to Colin Anson's discussion Waste disposal problems
"Vic whats the advice with regard to mulching a smaller area which is about to undergo a lawn treatment . can it be mulched a day before the treatment .
Thanks "
23 hours ago
Vic 575 replied to Colin Anson's discussion Waste disposal problems
"You can sell it to them by telling them that all the tiny clippings will act as fertilizer as it is high in nitrate, which will give them a better lawn, save in fertilizer costs of both purchase and application and will be ‘greener’ with less waste…"
yesterday
Kevin Bradnick replied to Jessica Bateman's discussion Plant identifying App
"I use Plant.net on android, it's been very useful for me
 
https://identify.plantnet.org/"
yesterday
Niall Gibb replied to Frêshare (Gardening)'s discussion pH NPK Soil Test Kit Suggestions?
"Hi, we at Indigrow can provide a soil sampling service for a reasonable price, we can then help tailor a programme for you or clients based on the results."
yesterday
Niall Gibb updated their profile
yesterday
Jessica Bateman posted a discussion
Can anyone recommend an plant identifying app they use? Thanks
yesterday
Richard Gadsby replied to Colin Anson's discussion Waste disposal problems
"Mulching can be great with a dedicated machine. Mulch plugs are second best but not bad."
yesterday
More…

Waste disposal problems

Anyone else having problems finding somewhere to take their waste at the moment? The two council areas I work under have both stopped garden bin collection and closed the tips. Commercial tips are also closed round here. I've got nowhere to store…

Read more…
28 Replies · Reply by John F 5 hours ago