A red canopy offset parasol in a garden

How to choose the perfect garden parasol: buying guide

Choosing the right garden parasol can transform your outdoor space into a shaded haven, ideal for relaxing and protecting yourself from the summer sun. Whether you're looking for a classic...
July 19, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
Pergolas for small spaces: maximising your space

Pergolas for small spaces: maximising your space

Small outdoor spaces like tiny gardens, balconies, or narrow patios often present challenges but also unique opportunities to create welcoming and aesthetic environments. Small pergolas, with their elegant design, provide...
July 12, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
Practical guide to installing a pergola on your terrace

Practical guide to installing a pergola on your terrace

Adding a pergola to your terrace can transform your outdoor space into a welcoming and shaded retreat. Before embarking on this project, it's essential to consider several technical, legal, and...
July 05, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
A man taking a nap under his parasol

Errors to avoid when buying a parasol

Buying a parasol may seem simple, but there are several pitfalls to avoid to ensure you make a good investment. Whether it's for your garden, terrace, or even balcony, here...
June 28, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
A parasol on a balcony overlooking the sea

How to prevent accidents and injuries with a parasol

Umbrellas are fantastic accessories for enhancing outdoor spaces like gardens and patios, providing shade and protection from the sun. However, it is important to ensure their safety to prevent accidents...
June 14, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
A couple under a cantilever parasol

How to install a parasol on your balcony: a step-by-step guide

Choosing the right parasol for your balcony can significantly enhance your outdoor living experience by providing shade and comfort. With various models available on the market, such as cantilever, centre...
June 07, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
Two men talking on their terrace under a parasol

How to choose the perfect parasol for your terrace: a buying guide

Selecting the right parasol for your terrace is essential for creating a comfortable and shaded oasis in your outdoor space. With numerous options available on the market, determining the best...
May 31, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
A wrought iron pergola on a terrace

How to cover a wrought iron pergola: enhance your outdoor space

Wrought iron pergolas add a layer of elegance and structural beauty to your garden or patio, providing a versatile base for various covering options that enhance both functionality and aesthetic...
May 24, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
A large square cantilever umbrella on a terrace

Is it preferable to fill your parasol base with sand or water?

Throughout the seasons, the use of a parasol may vary, but its essential role remains unchanged: to protect us from the elements, whether it's the blazing summer sun or the...
May 17, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
A large square cantilever umbrella on a terrace.

How to choose the right size of parasol: A complete guide

When investing in a parasol, it's essential to choose the right size to meet your needs for sun protection and outdoor living. Whether you're looking for a parasol for your...
May 10, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
Brown parasol fabric

Discovering parasol fabrics: A guide to choosing the ideal fabric

When you envision an idyllic natural setting, perhaps lounging under the shade of a parasol, the fabric that drapes above you might not be the first thing that comes to...
May 03, 2024 — Briana Ntolla
A weighted parasol base

Guide to choosing the perfect parasol base for your outdoor space

When setting up your outdoor retreat in the UK, selecting the right parasol base is as crucial as choosing the parasol itself. The base not only ensures the stability of...
April 26, 2024 — Briana Ntolla