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Well I did say marvellously busy……..

……..so busy at Hampton Court in fact that there hasn’t been a moment to write Sandstone’s blog. Why? Because Ali Dempster and Sandstone’s fantastic team of skilled landscapers spent 3 weeks creating the 4 winning “Feel Good Front Gardens” of … Continue reading

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Spring, Spring, Spring.

Wow, spring is really underway now with the trees looking feathery, bulbs bursting out of the ground and landscape enquiries everywhere. How very positive it’s all looking. Current work being completed by the team at Sandstone includes planting a 3 … Continue reading

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February has flown by leaving me grateful for the leap year.

In fact spring does seem to have started a little early this year judging by the number of enquiries that Sandstone is receiving, despite the rather wintry temperature. Perhaps it’s just that people are more prepared and realise that if … Continue reading

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Seasonally Cold?

Well, we wouldn’t like to hazard a guess as to how long this cold snap will last but we are grateful that up until Christmas work continued with very few hold ups. With any luck modern methods of laying paving … Continue reading

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Unseasonal ?- only the temperature ….

……….. allowing Sandstone to “crack on” with our existing landscaping projects so we’ll be ready to start 2016 up to date and rearing to go. Talking of next year, we have some projects booked that take us through to Spring … Continue reading

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The End of Summer …

… and what a good Summer it’s been for Sandstone Design and our clients. With the arrival of Autumn and cooler temperatures (eventually?) we have discovered that the clients of the 3 swim spas, fitted by Home Counties Pools and … Continue reading

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Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2015 Winners Silver Gilt

Jacksons Fencing, Secret Garden Party designed by Jon Sims, constructed by Sandstone Design. Take a look, quite beautiful. https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/rhs-hampton-court-palace-flower-show/exhibitors/2015/gardens/jacksons-fencing-secret-garden-party This deserves a double June blog. Late on Sunday evening Louise from Jacksons Fencing, Garden Designer Jon and the Sandstone Team … Continue reading

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Sandstone Design and the RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show 2015

Well, what a fantastic experience building the show garden on behalf of Jacksons Fencing is turning out to be. Sandstone’s highly skilled team have been putting in the hours creating Jon Sim’s Secret Garden Party and are now nearing the … Continue reading

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It’s all very good.

I can’t help thinking that the weather this May Bank Holiday is just a blip and we’ll soon all be able to enjoy the light evenings as summer approaches fast. Here at Sandstone we’re particularly enthused by Swim Spas, as … Continue reading

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February’s great

Well the weather’s pretty foul but wow the daylight, fantastic! It may be the same every year but the marked increase in daylight hours at this time of year lead us all on to Springy thoughts. These Springy thoughts have … Continue reading

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