Health and Safety! (no don’t switch off – keep reading!) There’s no getting away from it, it’s a dull topic that most workers wince at. It’s time consuming and costly. BUT money and time is irrelevant, when you look at the hard facts and figures it’s scary. 43 people in 2015/2016 died on a[…]
Supporting the community is key for us Autumn is a wonderful time in the garden – the trees are changing, conker picking is on the list of activities and pumpkins are nearly ready. But in our household, football season is also on the agenda!….. Charities. Every year Charles Hill Garden Services supports a new[…]
Charles Hill Garden Services grows again! We’re so delighted to introduce Shane, the newest member of the Charles Hill Garden Services LTD team. Shane comes to us from Tring and has slotted straight in. He’s wonderfully smiley, always positive and good at his job – can’t ask any more than that! Thank you Shane[…]
Charles Hill Garden Services has twined up with Oaklands College to create apprenticeship programmes for young people between the age of 16-23 years who are keen to learn more in horticulture. We are delighted that already we want to give a warm welcome to Sean, our first candidate to join the programme. Sean is studying a[…]
Now the new year is here Charles Hill Garden Services has been thinking about how we can add something a little bit different to your garden. Maybe it’s because our minds have been drifting to the summer and a time of warmer weather?! But we cannot wait until we can remove the BBQ from the[…]
What is there to do in the garden this time of year anyway? Well, the answer is lots! Just because summer is over and autumn is well and truly upon us, doesn’t mean gardening comes to an end. In fact, quite the opposite. It’s time to have a good sort out and a clear up – a[…]
On this funny grey day, it’s perfect time to add some more pictures to our website. Check them out!
This winter has been very mild and the wettest on record. Our lavenders haven’t been very impressed at all! Unfortunately, as you’ve probably discovered, there isn’t a lot you can do about rain! However, on a positive note, the clocks have sprung forward and the temperature has risen and it feels like summer is very[…]
We can offer a ‘one off end of year blitz’ at your convenience. This can include tree pruning, boarder clearance and jet washing amongst many other things. Simply call us for a chat. 07773723236 In the mean time, Happy Christmas from all at Charles Hill Garden Services!!
Hopefully by now you’re thinking of over wintering your frost shy plants. Anything remotely, ‘tropical’ will hate the frost. For example in our garden, our tree fern is packed with straw around the froze and fleeced up. In the real depths of winter it’s even brought into my dining room! Ah, the joys of being[…]