Cheap Topsoil and the Great British Summer

One of everyone’s favourite things about the great British summer is the beautiful flowers on display up and down the country. Both professional and amateur gardeners are eager for their flowers and plants to look their best come summer time. Topsoil is essential for making sure that your plants thrive and are the envy of […]

Cheap Topsoil – Without Compromising On Quality

The old saying ‘you get what you pay for’ applies to most things in life, and it goes without saying that cheap topsoil is not necessarily going to be the best quality topsoil you could use. Equally however, you’d not necessarily be right to say that cheap topsoil is always detrimental to your garden. Regulated cheap topsoil […]

The Importance of Choosing ’Safe’, Fertile, Consistent Topsoil

Topsoil is an important, fundamental resource. Without it the human race could not exist. We rely on topsoil to provide a growing medium for all our food and environmental resources. Living matter – plants, trees and grass cannot sustain or survive without it. Soil, naturally, is separated into layers called horizons. These horizons are described […]

Topsoil selection – choosing a suitable grade and quality product

What differentiates one type of topsoil from another and why would one be suitable for home-grown produce but another unsuitable?  Classification of topsoils is based on several different characteristics, from structure and fertility to content and chemical composition. It is largely influenced by the source of the product and its raw materials. Soil suitability and […]