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Adapting Tools And Equipment
Adapting Tools And Equipment
Some of the different specialist tools and equipment to help gardeners who are disabled or those who have mobility issues and some advice on making gardening easier…...
Container Gardening
Container Gardening
How the elderly and disabled can still enjoy gardening by growing a container garden. The considerations you need to take into account....
Creating A Safe Garden For Asthmatics
Creating A Safe Garden For Asthmatics
How asthmatics can still enjoy their gardens. How understanding which plants, trees and shrubs are more harmful to asthma sufferers than others and other useful tips…...
Equipment and Tools to Help Plant Out
Equipment and Tools to Help Plant Out
As we get older many tasks in the garden become more difficult but buying the right tools can make jobs like planting out seedlings a lot easier....
Garden Planting for People With Failing Sight
Garden Planting for People With Failing Sight
Gardening in general and planting in particular, are pleasurable activities that shouldn't be curtailed by failing sight - here are some tips....
Gardening In A Wheelchair
Gardening In A Wheelchair
Accessible gardening if you’re in a wheelchair. How some modifications to your garden and the use of specially adapted tools can make gardening just as easy and as…...
Gardening Tips For People With Poor Eyesight
Gardening Tips For People With Poor Eyesight
Some of the ways in which you can still enjoy your garden and even continue with gardening if you are visually impaired or have poor eyesight. Also, how your senses…...
Gardening With Arthritis
Gardening With Arthritis
How you should not be put off gardening just because you suffer from arthritis as it can actually be a beneficial activity. The importance of seeking advice from your…...
Hand Tools for Arthritis Suffers
Hand Tools for Arthritis Suffers
Arthritis sufferers may well have difficulty using hand tools in the garden but there are a number of different aids that can enable them to enjoy gardening for as…...
Lawn Care: Specialist Tools for the Elderly or Wheelchair Bound
Lawn Care: Specialist Tools for the Elderly or Wheelchair Bound
Mowing a lawn can be strenuous and hazardous but there are lots of different tools on the market that can make the job safer for the elderly or wheelchair bound....
Mental And Physical Considerations
Mental And Physical Considerations
Mental and physical considerations you need to take into account if you’re an elderly gardener. How it’s important to stay safe and some useful tips for doing so....
Raised Flower Bed Gardening
Raised Flower Bed Gardening
The advantages of raised flower bed gardening and considerations to take into account of constructing your own raised flower bed....
The Health Benefits Of Gardening
The Health Benefits Of Gardening
The mental and physical health benefits of gardening when you’re elderly and the types of activities you may wish to consider as well as understanding how they can…...
Tools to Help Sow Seeds
Tools to Help Sow Seeds
Sowing seeds is back-breaking work and can be a real pain, literally, as you get older, but there are techniques and tools on the market to make it more bearable....
Trellis Gardening
Trellis Gardening
The advantages of trellis gardening and some of the main purposes of trellises in your garden as well as the different types of plants that are adapted to this kin of…...
Why to Keep a Lawn & Some Maintenance Tips
Why to Keep a Lawn & Some Maintenance Tips
Lawns can look great but can be difficult to maintain, particularly in drought conditions so we have some hints and tips to help make the best of the situation....
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