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My six this weekend are all about the boundaries because I am celebrating getting my privacy back.  Long term readers of this blog will know that my old neighbours neglected their garden and it was overgrown with a thick barrier of ash and sycamore trees between our two properties which gave me reasonable privacy. When the new neighbours moved in 3 years ago they did what any of us would do and… Read More

If there was ever a book written for an anti-social recluse like me it is this one.  Well so I thought, but actually Landscaping for Privacy changed my way of looking at creating privacy and has certainly given me food for thought. The author, Marty Wingate, starts from the point that we are all living more closely together, that our outside space is more and more precious and that we really don’t… Read More