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Gosforth Play Area, Wet Pour and LazyLawn Wonder Yarn 36mm

Gosforth Play Area, Wet Pour and LazyLawn Wonder Yarn 36mm

 

Gosforth Play Area Project - Wet Pour, LazyLawn Wonder Yarn 36mm

Our latest installation in Gosforth of both wet pour and lazy lawns award winning wonder yarn 36mm. As you can see from the photos the finished project looks amazing. We used the wonder yarn coloured grass for the play area.

Play Area Funky Colours

LazyLawn artificial grass comes in a variety of colour options. Perfect for schools, nurseries and play areas are the funky colours or the fun grass range.  No matter if you want prefer red, pink, black or yellow LazyLawn offer a huge choice of colours to create the perfect play area. (more…)

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Wonder Yarn Transformations

Wonder Yarn Transformations

Wonder Yarn Transformations in Newcastle & Hebburn

Recent Wonder Yarn transformations in Newcastle and Hebburn. We have recently installed two artifiical lawns on in Newcastle and the other in Hebburn using Wonder Yarn 26mm. You will see from the photos below how realistic this grass actually does look on both these projects in the North East. (more…)

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Recent Artificial Lawn Installations

Recent Artificial Lawn Installations

Recent artificial lawn installations in the North East

Below you will see some of our recent artificial lawn installations throughout the North East. During the summer months, we have been extremely busy with artificial lawn installations. Many people in the North East have been changing their traditional lawns for an artificial lawn.   The reason for this is the ease of an artificial lawn with the low maintenance aspects that come with it. For example no mowing, no weeding, no muddy foot or paw prints the list goes on. Furthermore, the older we get the more difficult it is to keep a lawn maintained. Rather than opting for downsizing your house for an easier to maintain the garden. We have found that more and more people are choosing to stay in their home and simply change their traditional lawn for an artificial one. In addition to the stress of moving home, added costs are involved such as solicitors fees, estate agents, surveyors, removals, stamp duty etc. No matter how large or small your garden is, the cost of changing your lawn could be a lot less than the costs involved with moving home. (more…)

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Stunning artificial lawn installations by our team

Stunning artificial lawn installations by our team

Recent LazyLawn Artificial Lawn Installations

We have had a busy few months with LazyLawn artificial lawn installations throughout the North East. More and more people are opting for the ease of an artificial lawn. There are many benefits involved in installing Lots of people are opting for an artificial lawn, the reason for this is the huge amount of benefits they offer. Benefits include no mowing, no weeding, and very little maintenance indeed, plus the lawns are pet and child-friendly. As people get older larger gardens often get harder to manage and maintain. Often people can end up moving home to a place with a smaller lawn due to the fact Maintenace becomes harder.  There is no need to move home there is another solution with our LazyLawn artificial lawns. No matter how large or small your garden is, this could certainly cost a lot less than all the costs of moving. Hours are spent by homeowners each year trying to maintain their lawns. Furthermore, this option can allow homeowners to spend more time enjoying their garden than maintaining it. (more…)

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Raised Artificial Lawn

Raised Artificial Lawn

New Installation Of A Raised Artificial Lawn Using Wonder Yarn 26mm

Below are images of a recent raised artificial lawn installation using Wonder Yarn 26mm. The project involved us digging up the original turf, preparing the surface and installing 12 x 4 metres of LazyLawns wonder yarn. (more…)

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Children’s Playground Installation

Children’s Playground Installation

Recent Children's Playground Installation in Morpeth

A recent project for a Children's playground installation in Morpeth. The project involved laying 120 square metres of Resin bound rubber mulch surfacing. First of all the original turf was lifted and the relaid with Resin bound rubber mulch surfacing. This type of surfacing is perfect for play areas as it helps absorb impact to protect children whilst playing. Our team then assembled the Children's playground over the new surfacing. Rubber mulch is ideal for areas with natural turf that become slippery or mudding in wet conditions. Especially relevant is the fact it offers a safer play area for children. (more…)

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Harrogate & Milton Keynes Artificial Lawn Installations

Harrogate & Milton Keynes Artificial Lawn Installations

Harrogate and Milton Keynes Artificial Lawn Installations

Recent projects, Harrogate and Milton Keynes Artificial Lawn Installations. Last week we carried out two Artificial Lawn installations out of the North East Region, one in Harrogate and the other Milton Keynes. We are getting more and more of these types of projects due to the quality of our workmanship. Having people request our services out of the North East,  and asking us to travel to their areas is a great testament for the work we carry out. (more…)

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Playground Artificial Grass

Playground Artificial Grass

Introducing our Playground Artificial Grass

Our playground artificial grass by LazyLawn offers a variety of different solutions for playtime including roadway designs, hopscotch and much more. The LazyLawn roadway design artificial grass offers you the chance to build your own highway, offering a way to teach Children road safety. From zebra crossings, roadways, parking bays, corners, straight roads, t-junctions and traffic lights are all available to complete the look. Therefore ideal for schools, playgrounds, nurseries and other play areas. They are not just great for inspiring creative play, they also play an important part in teaching children about road safety.  All our LazyLawn artificial grass products have a low friction finish, therefore they are perfect for football and other sports including general play. Furthermore, the turf for our playgrounds is hardwearing and durable, making it ideal for multi-use games areas. Lanes can be inlaid into the material to create various pitches for football, tennis, hockey and other playground sports. (more…)

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Road Gritting, Snow Clearance

Road Gritting, Snow Clearance

The nights are starting to get colder and the weather is already changing. When temperatures start to drop to freezing or  snow begins to fall. The snow and ice can end up causing major disruption to many roads and footpaths.       Furthermore, this can lead to potential injuries and financial losses with staff losing time from work. At Ian Howe Landscaping our aim is to help keep North East businesses keep moving.

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