Lighting without the light pollution

Greengage TeamGreengage interests

Night sky
This is a hot topic locally, with a lot of complaints about the light produced by intensive farming methods used to force soft fruit for year round crops. At Greengage we love installing lighting and watching it transform a garden, often bringing a magical atmosphere. It can transform dingy areas, highlight favourite features or simply make it easier and safer ... Read More

Hot tubs, can we have one and still keep the green in Greengage?

Greengage TeamGreengage interests

hot tub
Hot tubs are a clear Greengage family favourite and a real treat on trips away. We’d love one in our garden so have been doing our research. Obviously there are social and well being benefits but do they outweigh the environmental impact? We have a tricky decision to make. Any new purchase has manufacturing and delivery implications and hot tubs ... Read More

Landscaping in winter

Greengage TeamThe Business

Rain
 We have clients who are understandably cautious about hiring landscapers during the winter months. Worries about lost days, due to inclement weather, and the impact of heavy footfall and machinery on wet gardens, are a natural concern.  At Greengage our staff our used to working in all weathers. They have specialist kit and PPE and know how to keep warm ... Read More

Our name

Greengage TeamThe Business

Greenages
We are about to celebrate our 3rd anniversary as Greengage Garden Solutions Ltd and over six years running our own gardening business. The company began back in 2015 and has evolved over the years to its current form from Helping hands, to Gardening plus to JE garden services to Greengage. Our original names reflected the fact that we took on ... Read More

No Mow May

Greengage TeamGreengage interests

cartoon bee
May has seen both the UN’s World Bee Day on May 20th and a campaign called 'No Mow May. This is to be followed by 'let it bloom June' and then 'knee high July'. May is a busy month for bees and beekeepers alike, when typically, the weather is warm and hot and nectar and pollen are abundant. Plant life charity Plant life ... Read More