The dark problem of Asbestos.

In our enlightened age we are rightly concerned about the effects of the substance of asbestos on our […]

What are healing gardens and how can sculptures benefit them?

The expression ‘healing garden’ is most often used to describe an outdoor, green space around a hospital. While the prefix, healing, suggests it is used specifically to improve health outcomes, these spaces are for patients, visitors and staff alike. Green environments are an essential part of human well-being, whether we are well, ill or injured, dealing with a loved one’s illness or if we are overtaxed with work. If you want to try to recreate this healing feel at home in your garden you may want to hire someone like a Gloucestershire Grounds Maintenance company who specialise in helping with all kinds of garden related manual labour.  Gloucester Grounds Maintenance is one option to look at to take away the pressure of doing any of the work yourself and allowing you to enjoy the final results.

Quick ways to boost your home’s kerb appeal

Making your home more appealing is essential if you are hoping to put it on the market for sale or rental. There are some steps you can take to boost its appearance and hopefully secure a new owner. The photograph of the exterior of the home is usually the first one used in a gallery on home listing sites. If this image is unappealing, fewer people will click on it, leading to less interest and perhaps no viewings.

Some of the best English Market Towns

The market towns of England have always played an important role in the history of England and continue to do so today. Traditionally, market towns were the epicentre of the region’s trade, a place where farmers would sell their produce and locals would visit to stock up on provisions. They were essential to rural life. Bigger than a village but smaller than a city, they played the vital role in supporting communities in local regions. Many of the towns have fought hard to avoid development and retain their authentic charm. Here are some of the best examples to visit around the country: