Saving Water in the Garden – Are you doing your bit?

  “We never know the worth of water till the well is dry.” Water conservation is an increasingly important topic in our shrinking world, but one which isn’t always taken as a number one priority in the unsettled climate of the UK! I think this needs to take precedent because gardens are the backbone of […]

This entry was posted in Automatic Watering Systems, Blog, Gardening Guides, Plant Pots and Hanging Baskets, Water Saving on July 9, 2014.

A Comparison of our Reels- Hozelock, Claber and Professional

Long gone are the days of running a length of green garden hosepipe through an open kitchen window, just to get your flowerbeds watered. These days we’ve come to realise that convenience is one of the most important functions of any piece of gardening equipment. The common garden hose was once the harbinger of wet […]

This entry was posted in Blog, Garden Hose Trolleys and Reels, Gardening Guides on April 29, 2014.

Product Review : Claber Dual Logic – 8485

This dual outlet water timer from Claber was released in 2012 and is a much needed addition to their range as they had only one dual outlet timer before this. You would usually use this type of timer for systems requiring to be split into two watering zones. Designed to be user friendly with good […]

This entry was posted in Blog, Water Saving, Water Timers on October 24, 2012.

Product Review : Claber Dual Select – 8488

This dual outlet water timer from Claber was released in 2012 and is a much needed addition to their range as they had only one dual outlet timer before this. This type of timer is generally used with systems requiring to be split into two watering zones. Designed to be user friendly with good functionality, […]

This entry was posted in Blog, Water Saving, Water Timers on October 15, 2012.

Product Review : Claber Tempo Select – 8486

This water timer from Claber was released in 2012 and is a great addition to their range. Completely unique in its looks and functionality, this modern timer has a large selection of watering cycles. A choice of seven different watering cycles and fourteen different lengths of time. This water timer was designed to be easy […]

This entry was posted in Blog, Water Saving, Water Timers on October 13, 2012.

Product Review : Galcon 11000 Irrigation Timer

The Galcon 11000 irrigation timer is relatively new to the market and has already received praise for its design and functionality. This digital timer enables users to set up to 4 watering cycles per day and each cycle has a flexible length of between 1 minute and 14 hours. Galcon timers are generally chosen by […]

This entry was posted in Blog, Water Saving, Water Timers on October 13, 2012.

Product Review : Galcon 9001D Irrigation Timer

This Galcon irrigation timer is designed to fit straight onto a garden tap to control when garden watering systems turn on and off. It has the ability to be set up to have four watering cycles per day and a duration of 1 minute to 14 hours per watering cycle. Designed to be easy to […]

This entry was posted in Blog, Water Saving, Water Timers on October 13, 2012.

Product Review : Claber Rain Sensor

The Claber Rain Sensor is used in conjunction with any of the Claber water timers to communicate with the timer when it is raining and to indicate when not to turn a watering system on. It works by collecting rainfall in the cup, and when the rain water reaches a certain level, it will break the circuit […]

This entry was posted in Accessories, Water Timers on October 13, 2012.

Product Review : Hozelock Rain Sensor 2702

The Hozelock Rain Sensor is used to detect rain and shut off the Hozelock AC Pro water timer to prevent over watering of the garden. This comes in the Hozelock AC Pro and Rain Sensor Kit 2703 and can be purchased separately to upgrade the Hozelock AC Pro water timer 2701 at a later date. This is […]

This entry was posted in Blog, Hozelock, Water Saving, Water Timers on October 13, 2012.

Product Review : Hozelock Auto Reel

The Hozelock auto reel is wall mounted, and automatically retracts the hose after watering has been completed simply by walking the hose back. The auto reels are available in hose lengths of 10 metres, 20 metres, 30 metres and 40 metres. The Hozelock auto reels range are clever pieces of kit for using hose around the garden. […]

This entry was posted in Blog, Garden Hose Trolleys and Reels, Garden Hose's, Hozelock on July 13, 2012.