Spring is around the corner and most of us will soon be spending a lot more time in the garden.
To celebrate the onset of the gardening season we’ve compiled this list of ten gardening tips that will help you get the job done quickly and effectively. From securing a wheelbarrow load to protecting seedlings, we’ve got you covered.
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1. Sturdy hose reel
Prevent your hose reel from wobbling by securing it to a heavy timber slab
2. Secure the load
Make your wheelbarrow easier to use by using bungee cords to secure your load
3. Safe mulching
Cover seedlings with pots to protect them while adding mulch
4. Protect seedlings
Recycle toilet paper rolls by using them to protect seedlings in the garden
5. Plant in plastic
Plant seedlings in leftover plastic containers
6. Attach hose fittings
Save yourself the hassle, soften a garden hose before attaching fittings
7. Easy-grip bucket
Use a garden hose to create easy-grip bucket handles
8. Portable table
Create a portable potting table and get the job done from any spot in the garden
9. Carry tools
Carry tools around the garden with ease by adding tool holders to your equipment
10. Low-budget landscaping
Use a hose to set out a garden bed and spray paint the outline for easier building