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December 13 2018 0comment
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Festive recycling tips you never knew about!

Sometimes it can be difficult to remember to recycle amongst all the festive cheer, but it’s so important not to let it slip at this time of year. Take a look at our top 5 tips for festive recycling. What you can recycle depends on your local authority, the information based in this blog is […]

November 07 2018 0comment
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5 of the Best Summer House Room Ideas During Winter

An eco-friendly summer house is a handy extra space to have so making a useful space out of it all year-round will make your home feel so much bigger. Although, sometimes it can be difficult to decide how to make use of all that extra space, so we’ve come up with some top ways to […]

October 12 2018 0comment
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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, […]

September 19 2018 0comment
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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 […]

August 02 2018 1Comment
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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 […]

May 02 2018 0comment
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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 […]

April 16 2018 0comment
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Making The Move to Recycled Plastic Wood Furniture for Your School Playground

It’s coming up to that time of year where decision makers in schools are thinking of upgrading or replacing their outdoor furniture in time for British Summer Time, for all those playtimes spent outdoors. They’ll be looking into the best value for money products for their children, and possibly to enhance the look of their […]

March 08 2018 0comment
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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 […]

February 12 2018 0comment
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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 […]