WoodBlocX wins a coveted BALI National Landscape Award

WoodBlocX wins BALI National Award 2017   We are proud to announce that WoodBlocX has won the BALI National Landscape Award for exceptional service 2017. We make every effort to provide efficient and friendly service for every single project that we supply for. Our free in-house design service can turn around full CAD drawings within 48 hours for[…]

WoodBlocX – innovating with Accoya™

WoodBlocX in Accoya™ WoodBlocX are excited to announce a new innovation that will extend the lifespan of all of our external structures. Accoya’s specially treated timber offers an unprecedented lifespan of 50 years. Accoya® wood is the result of decades of research and development that has brought together a long-established, extensively proven wood modification technique and leading-edge[…]

The benefit of using sustainable landscaping solutions

The benefit of using sustainable landscaping solutions These days environmental concerns really matter to clients, not just in your own company, but also all the way back down the supply chain to where you get your materials. Sometimes it can be difficult to be sure where your timber is coming from, but by using a[…]

Design flexibility

Design flexibility Are you struggling with a design for a difficult area? Or do you need something a little out of the ordinary? Have you considered using a modular timber system such as WoodBlocX? Other options in these situations – notably sleepers if the client has specified a wooden product – could struggle with the[…]

How durable are WoodBlocX?

How durable are WoodBlocX? When building a project for a client, it’s good to be able to guarantee it for a number of years, and that’s where using a project from a specific supplier is useful. Whereas it might be difficult to calculate the lifespan of a raised bed or other construction made from timber[…]

Retaining Wall Durability

Retaining Wall Durability When it comes to retaining walls and terracing, safety and durability are the main concerns. Stone may be the obvious choice, but it is expensive, and many budgets simply cannot afford it. The cheapest option is timber boards, but these will warp and distort over time, are often impregnated with nasty preservatives[…]

The most flexible landscape design solution

What is the most flexible landscape design solution? Whether your project is big or small, it’s important to get the right look. While uniform is boring, unity is essential. Utilising repeated elements or the same materials can really bring a design together. When the planting is varied, using the same hard landscaping materials throughout can[…]

Modular Vs Railway Sleepers

Modular Vs Railway Sleepers When considering the options for building raised beds, planters, benches and more, timber is often top of the list. Boards and planking can warp and bow over time, and cannot be guaranteed as strong or durable enough, so railway sleepers are often put forward as the only timber option. However, a[…]

Modular landscaping systems are ideal for challenging locations

Modular landscaping systems are ideal for challenging locations All too often a great design has to be amended beyond recognition because of the practicalities of the site. Restricted access, working around the public, keeping dust and noise levels low, tight deadlines – all these logistical problems and more can mean that the original vision is[…]