Love Your Garden 2015

Love Your Garden 2015 – our second appearance!

Earlier on in the year we were thrilled to be contacted by the makers of ITV’s Love your Garden for the second time asking if we would be able to provide some furniture for the show in August 2015.

Namely, our Curved Backless Benches.

The answer was a firm, ‘yes,’ as we know from previous experience what involvement with Alan Titchmarsh and his team can bring.

After all it was only in 2013 that we supplied one of our Mighty Apple Day Beds to the programme with great success.

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Kerry Katona meeting with fans

An Amazing Day with Kerry Katona …

On the 15th August we were lucky enough to have Kerry Katona visit our Showroom in Warwickshire and do a product launch of our Silvertex Range and a meet and greet with fans.

Why did Kerry Katona to pay us a visit?

You can see the full report on how the day came about here – but for those who don’t know …

We made one of our Silvertex Corner Units available to her for an upcoming photoshoot she has with OK Magazine in return for the chance to have her as an ambassador to our brand for the day and she agreed.

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Baggie Bruce the story so far

NEWS FLASH – Baggie Bruce – he’s mad for it!

Our Bull Coolers are now famous.

Ever since Bruce made his first appearance a couple of years ago he’s been extremely well received by everyone who’s seen him.

He’s his own little star and he’s here to stay.

In the light of this notoriety we thought we’d take the story when step further and add to the ‘Brucey Legacy’ by teaming up with our supplier to produce, themed Bruce’s.

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Treatments for Teak Furniture

To treat or not to treat? Treatments for Teak Furniture …

Teak furniture is, quite simply, the best.

This is a well-known fact.

There is nothing like the look and feel of a brand new hand crafted teak dining set or bench with that beautiful honey-coloured lustre and smoothed appeal.

However, as with any timber, over time the teak will age and assume that silver-grey patina as the natural oils are exposed on the surface of the grain.

Our customers often ask us whether or not to use one of the various treatments for teak furniture or not.

And to be honest this is entirely down to personal preference – the only thing we would advise against is the use of Teak Oil as this is very hard to remove and can ruin the timber by promoting black spots as opposed to adding benefit.

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