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  Topic: Cast Iron Garden Pump?
Shay

Replies: 6
Views: 14427

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Thu May 27, 2010 10:02 am   Subject: Cast Iron Garden Pump?
Thanks for that. A bit expensive though. It would be cheaper to buy from the UK at that price!
  Topic: Cast Iron Garden Pump?
Shay

Replies: 6
Views: 14427

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Wed May 26, 2010 8:38 pm   Subject: Cast Iron Garden Pump?
I havent come across any here in the midlands. When I say functional I mean one that can pump a head of 4-5m not just for effect if you know what I mean.
  Topic: Cast Iron Garden Pump?
Shay

Replies: 6
Views: 14427

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Tue May 25, 2010 8:30 pm   Subject: Cast Iron Garden Pump?
Does anyone know where to source one of these in Ireland (a functional one)

http://www.machinemart.co.uk/shop/product/details/pp75b-cast-iron-garden-pump
  Topic: Bare root fruit bushes
Shay

Replies: 6
Views: 5741

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Wed Mar 24, 2010 4:04 pm   Subject: Bare root fruit bushes
Blueberries, Gooseberries etc. in Aldi tomorrow, only €4 each

http://www.aldi.ie/ie/html/offers/special_buys3_12437.htm
  Topic: Hessian Sacks
Shay

Replies: 2
Views: 6846

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Wed Jul 01, 2009 3:54 pm   Subject: Hessian Sacks
Thats great thanks. Around 10 should be sufficient.
  Topic: Hessian Sacks
Shay

Replies: 2
Views: 6846

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Sat Jun 27, 2009 7:59 pm   Subject: Hessian Sacks
Anyone know of good source for a small quantity of Hessian Sacks for veg storage. I sourced on ebay and more often is the case lately the shipping costs are silly
  Topic: DIY Polytunnel
Shay

Replies: 20
Views: 89224

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Sun Apr 12, 2009 9:25 am   Subject: DIY Polytunnel
Join the Polythene?
Its one complete sheet with sections cut out for the doors and vents. Fix at the door frames with timber battens and the rest buried.
  Topic: DIY Polytunnel
Shay

Replies: 20
Views: 89224

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Sat Apr 11, 2009 7:28 pm   Subject: DIY Polytunnel
Hi Juilep,

Just a couple of tips if your interested.

I found it difficult and time consuming to drill through the scaffold tube to place a bolt/nail to stop the piping slipping down so I fitte ...
  Topic: DIY Polytunnel
Shay

Replies: 20
Views: 89224

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Thu Mar 26, 2009 3:32 pm   Subject: DIY Polytunnel
Lots of tomatoes, peppers, chillis, a couple of watermelons, some basil, abergine, some early lettuce and rocket...thats the plan.
  Topic: DIY Polytunnel
Shay

Replies: 20
Views: 89224

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Wed Mar 25, 2009 11:55 pm   Subject: DIY Polytunnel
The cost was around €180 for the ducting pipe, polythene, hot spot tape and timber (I already had the scaffold tubes).

Its 6x3m and would have cost in the €500-600 range for a full kit.

I ...
  Topic: DIY Polytunnel
Shay

Replies: 20
Views: 89224

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Tue Mar 24, 2009 11:12 pm   Subject: DIY Polytunnel
As per my previous post I finally completed my DIY polytunnel a couple of weeks ago. Shortly afterwards we had some serious winds (up to 100Km) and its still standing. It was hard work to construct. D ...
  Topic: The Top Five Things to Consider When Buying a Storage Shed
Shay

Replies: 6
Views: 20480

PostForum: Hard landscaping in Ireland, Garden Features (Paths, Patios, Paving, Decking, Walls etc)   Posted: Fri Mar 06, 2009 8:44 pm   Subject: The Top Five Things to Consider When Buying a Storage Shed
Another thing to consider maybe is how easy would the shed be to dry line/insulate in the future, a timber shed would obviously win out in that regard.

Also a timber shed is more asthetically pleas ...
  Topic: Polytunnel tube size?
Shay

Replies: 9
Views: 29366

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Sat Feb 21, 2009 8:12 pm   Subject: Polytunnel tube size?
I made a start on the DIY tunnel a couple of weeks ago and have recieved the polythene and hot spot tape from the UK.

Unfortunately it is not as easy as it looks.

It was very difficult driving t ...
  Topic: Water butt pump
Shay

Replies: 14
Views: 30069

PostForum: Vegetable growing, fruit and allotments in Ireland   Posted: Sat Feb 21, 2009 7:54 pm   Subject: Water butt pump
Annamoe99 Posted: Thu Feb 19, 2009 6:01 pm Post subject:

Can anyone tell me what is the best way to get water from a slow flowing river to a garden about 2m higher than the river. There is no ...
  Topic: Polytunnel tube size?
Shay

Replies: 9
Views: 29366

PostForum: Irelands Garden tools / equipment. (mowers, glasshouses & polytunnels etc).   Posted: Sat Jan 24, 2009 10:52 am   Subject: Polytunnel tube size?
i've decided to go the DIY route.
I'm currently installing the scaffold tubes which is taking a bit of time. I already had the tubes and have purchased plastic ducting pipe for €60.
I've fitted ...
 
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