Videos: How to design a garden

Whether you have a small courtyard or a grassy lawn, there are lots of things you can do to make the most of your outdoor space. We’ve teamed up with gardening experts to create these garden design videos, giving you practical advice on a range of popular garden design projects.

  • Choosing paving slabs and gravel

    Choosing paving slabs and gravel

    The materials you choose will make a big impact on the overall look, layout and cost of your design.

    Choosing paving slabs and gravel
  • Create the perfect lawn

    Create the perfect lawn

    Get the perfect lawn with these lawn care tips from gardener Alice Bowe.

    Create the perfect lawn
  • Getting rid of weeds

    Getting rid of weeds

    Top tips for tackling weeds in your garden.

    Getting rid of weeds
  • Low maintenance garden

    Low maintenance garden

    Create a gorgeous outdoor space that needs very little looking after.

    Low maintenance garden
  • How to layout a garden

    How to layout a garden

    Transform a plain garden with colourful plants, textures and points of interest.

    How to layout a garden
  • Surfaces for small gardens

    Surfaces for small gardens

    Certain materials can really make the most of your space and make it seem bigger.

    Surfaces for small gardens
  • Grow your own in beds

    Grow your own in beds

    If you want to grow your own fruit and vegetables, raised beds are a great way to start.

    Grow your own in beds
  • Grow your own in pots

    Grow your own in pots

    Even if you’ve got a tiny garden, everyone’s got room for a window box and it’s a great way to start growing your own.

    Grow your own in pots
  • Planting a red garden colour scheme

    Planting a red garden colour scheme

    Reds and oranges demand attention - they spring forward so they work well in small garden.

    Planting a red garden colour scheme
  • Planting a blue garden colour scheme

    Planting a blue garden colour scheme

    A blue colour scheme creates a tranquil and calm look - no wonder it's such a popular choice with gardeners.

    Planting a blue garden colour scheme
  • Planting a white garden colour scheme

    Planting a white garden colour scheme

    White plants are an elegant colour choice for your garden, and perfect for a shady spot.

    Planting a white garden colour scheme
  • How to attract wildlife

    How to attract wildlife

    Attract helpful wildlife into your garden with these top tips from gardener Alice Bowe.

    How to attract wildlife
  • How to get rid of pests

    How to get rid of pests

    Slugs, snails, wasps and aphids are all enemies of the gardener. Here's how to get rid of them.

    How to get rid of pests
  • How to erect a garden trellis

    How to erect a garden trellis

    Erecting a trellis is a relatively simple task and you don't need to fiddle with new fence posts either.

    How to erect a garden trellis
  • How to build pond

    How to build pond

    You don't need a lot of space, nor a team of experts. A few hours and a bit of elbow grease is all it takes.

    How to build pond
  • Fitting a pond pump and filter

    Fitting a pond pump and filter

    Water features make a garden come alive and add a relaxing ambience.

    Fitting a pond pump and filter
  • How to plant a tree

    How to plant a tree

    Create a perfect place for birds to sit and sing by planting a tree in your garden.

    How to plant a tree
  • How to repoint paving

    How to repoint paving

    If your once-fabulous patio is look tired and covered in weeds, it's time to get things spruced up.

    How to repoint paving