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  1. How to Prepare for Christmas

    How to Prepare for Christmas

    It may seem too early to be thinking about the festive season, but with just a couple of months to go until the big day, it’s time to get organised and start planning what needs to be done. We’ve compiled a list of tips to help you make the most of the most wonderful time of the year, as well as reduce the inevitable stress that comes with it!

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  2. Outdoor Halloween Decor Ideas

    Outdoor Halloween Decor Ideas

    Spooky season is approaching, and with the imminent arrival of All Hallows Eve, it makes sense to get into the spirit (pun intended)! We’ve curated a list of some ways to decorate your home that will make even the biggest Halloween hater jealous. Before you know it, your garden will be the scariest on your street – people won’t be able to stop talking about it!

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  3. How to Use Our Checkout

    How to Use Our Checkout

    Sometimes, working out how to pay for the things in your basket can be more stressful than choosing what to buy! We have compiled this handy guide to help you navigate checkouts easier, faster, and with a lot less stress. This guide is split into three sections, but any other questions can be directed to our Customer Service team, or can be found in our FAQ tab. For information on how to find these, please refer to this blog.

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  4. How to Use Our Website

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    Here at Garden Ability, we want you to be able to get the most out of our website, which we have built especially for you. It’s easy to get confused, especially if the internet is new to you: we have compiled a handy manual on how to use our website to its fullest potential and get everything you want and need at the drop of a hat!

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  5. 10 British Birds Found in Your Garden

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    As the seasons change, a lot of the typical British birds fly south for the winter, in search of warmer climes. However, it’s helpful to know the types of birds that could appear in your garden, not just so that you can recognise them, but also to make sure you’re giving them everything they need to thrive. This list has 10 species of birds that can be found in British gardens to make sure you know exactly what they need from you to keep coming back for more!

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  6. The Easiest Vegetables to Grow Yourself

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    Growing your own veg can be a daunting task, especially if you’re not sure where to start. Even though the season for harvesting your own, homegrown vegetables is almost over, there is still time to plan for next season! We have compiled a list of the easiest vegetables to grow at home, so you can make sure you’re ready, even if you’re a beginner, for your next chance at growing your own crop of veg.

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  7. 5 Gardening Tips for Beginners

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    Starting your gardening journey can be a daunting task, especially when you’re not sure what you’re doing! We have curated a list of 5 of the most valuable gardening tips for those who are just starting out, or just need a little extra help knowing what to do.

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  8. How to Prepare Your Garden for Autumn

    How to Prepare Your Garden for Autumn

    As the nights begin to draw in and the weather gets colder, it becomes time to start thinking about getting your garden ready for autumn. Most plants fare better in warmer climes, so it’s time to start planning what you need to do to make sure your garden stays gorgeous all autumn long!

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  9. How to Create Your Own Fairy Garden

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    Fairy gardens are a great way to get kids outside and doing something different, as well as making your garden look a bit more fun! These miniature gardens consist of small landscapes filled with plants, tiny houses, and trinkets that are designed to attract fairies to your garden. Whether you believe in fairies, or your grandchildren do, making and decorating this fairy garden together will be a lovely memory together.

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  10. How to Create a Memorial Garden

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    The loss of a loved one is something everyone will experience in their lifetime. While the only way to deal with a loss is by giving yourself time, creating a memorial garden is a special way for you to feel connected to those you have lost, whilst also giving you a safe space to mourn and recover. This blog will give you an overview on how to start this project, as well as what you need to consider for the long run. This will be a lasting legacy to your loved one and will help you to heal at the same time. 

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