Category: Blog

Housing 2018

Homes Event 2018 – We’re Exhibiting!

Last year, we brought to you all the information about us exhibiting at both Homes 2017 and Housing 2017 (where we won best stand design, we might add!). Having exhibited at Housing 2018 earlier this summer, we are all set for the next event of the year on 28-29 November 2018, Homes 2018. This year, […]


Four of the best Autumnal garden container ideas

The nights are drawing in, the days are getting colder, it’s evident that summer is definitely coming to a close. To help you get through the miserable and wet months ahead, we have put together our top picks for Autumn container plants and shrubs to keep your outdoor space alive and brighten up the bleakest […]

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How to re-invent and organise your garden shed

Garden sheds have been around for years, housing all sorts of unwanted junk from the house, seasons-old rusty garden tools, watering cans, lawnmowers, old toys and bikes to name a few. Often they are left in a state of disrepair in the corner of the garden. Why not inject some life into the bleak old […]

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How to Make The Most of Your Planters This #NationalGardeningWeek

Spring has sprung, it’s May, the sun is shining –  just about – and it’s #NationalGardeningWeek! Our blog this month shows you how you can get the most from your recycled plastic wood garden planters using the most beautiful spring displays. If you haven’t already got plants in your garden that you can take cuttings […]

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Recycled Plastic Wood Lumber: What Is It?

Plastic wood lumber is made from recycled plastics such as low density polyethylene, high density polyethylene, polypropylene, styrene, and PVC. The process crunches the waste plastic into usable pieces of plastic which can be turned into something useful and eco-friendly. For example, a bench or litter bin. These types of plastics are generally sourced from […]

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The Way That We Help To Reduce Plastic Waste

According to The Washington Post, the world produces more than 3.5 million tons of rubbish per day, with that figure growing daily. If nothing is done, this will add up to an astronomical 11 million tonnes by the end of the century. At Eco Plastic Wood, our products are made from all three variations of […]

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Top 3 Benefits of Using Plastic Wood Products

No matter what your specifications are, or what your project involves, there’s a plastic wood product for you. We know, because we tailor them! As a bespoke provider of top quality products, we can assist you in whatever project you or your business is involved with. Now, you might be summing up the pros and […]


5 Ways to Improve Your Recycling Habits

Make your own morning coffee Instead of getting your morning espresso from Starbucks or Costa, make your own. Put it into a thermal flask or mug and know the planet is better off (and your wallet).  The lining or paper around these cups means that they can’t be recycled. Better yet, if you don’t buy […]