'How To' Guides from Dandy's Topsoil & Landscape Supplies

Transform your Pallet into a raised bed or wall planter!

Check out these amazing pallet planter and raised bed ideas...

Grow Your Own Roses... *Valentine's edition!*

Valentine's Day is just around the corner but it's not to late to give the gift of growing!

How to Lay a New Lawn with Turf

It is a lot easier than you might think to lay a new lawn down - especially when you can get the right blend of topsoil delivered in bulk bags or s...

How To Lay a Gravel Driveway

So you’ve decided that you would like a low maintenance, attractive finish to your driveway; how do you go about it?

Real Christmas Tree care and useful tips...

Our STUNNING real Christmas Trees are in stock now at our depot on Sealand Road, Chester. Grown locally at Delamere Forest, sustainable and approve...

How to lay a Self Binding Gravel path....

Everything you need to know about getting that perfect path, using our self binding gravels!

How to guide: Topdressing your lawn

Topdressing has a number of benefits including controlling thatch, drainage, and smoothing the lawn surface!

How to repair your lawn after the hot, dry summer...

Now is the perfect time to repair your lawn, with a little help from Dandy's!

Lawn & Garden Month - The Vegetable Guide

Whether you're a seasoned vegetable grower or you're brand new to this we've got some handy tips and advice about April growing!

Caring For Your Lawn In Extreme Heat

Whilst we’re enjoying a long awaited sunny spell, your grass might not be all that happy with all of this dry heat so we’ve put together a few tips...

Homemade Patio & Driveway Weedkiller

Check out our easy to make, 3 ingredient weed killer - perfect for keeping your paths, driveways and patio weed free without toxic chemicals and lo...

How Much Do I Need?!

Bit stumped as to how much topsoil or compost you need? Not sure what sort of coverage you'll get from a bulk bag of play bark? Have a look at our ...