SWG logoTrimming of borders/edges

Garden lawns have to stop at some point, often causing a minor problem as to how to end or edge yourgarden with yourlawn. Much will depend upon the style of your garden, but you will also have to take into account basic things like, the type of lawn mower you want to use, and even the basics of, how much time do you want to spend giving your lawn a neat finish.

It is not normally a good idea to simply end your lawn at the boundary of your gardenedge; against a wall or fence. This will inevitably lead to either additional maintenance work – or an untidy finish, where the mower bladescannot quite get to the edges of the turf at thegarden borderedge.

There are many different ideas, ways and materials with which to edge the lawn. It is nearly always best if the grass bordergardenedging of the lawn is taken into account at the design and construction stage. This does not always happen, so you are then left with the frustrating task of finding suitable ideas on how edge to the lawn. This is where we aim to help!