Garden edging is a popular way to separate garden beds from the lawn. Ther is a great benefit to installing garden edging.it keeps mulch soil separate from the lawn area so it looks neet tidy and creates a modern look to the garden area. There are few garden edging are around these days and made from different materials such as timber, plastic, steel. By far the most popular is the aluminium edging, there are few reasons for it like
It does not rust, you can mould it to any shape easy to install most of it all it is inexpensive. you can join this easy and make it the however long length you want.
In this case we will de demonstrating how to install aluminium edging as it is by far popular choice edging. lets begin.
DIG A TRENCH AROUND THE BED
It is good idea make a small trench around the garden bed whare you need to install the garden edging make shore you only make 75 to 100 mm deep so you can match top of the edging with your lawn once you clear oit the exess dirt tidy up with trowl and give it a flat bed to sit on.
INSERT THE EDGING
This aluminium edging comes in 3 meters length. So insert the edging and chack the desire hight. Make the necessary adjustment up or down as you desire and use ling nails to secure the edging
TRIM/CUT THE EDGING TO FIT
you can cut the edging to any length as you desire once you have all the length you desire you can join them together by joining pieces.
jOIN THE STRIPS OF EDGING
once joined drop in to the trench and start securing the edging with long nails which gives the good strength to stand upright.
BACKFILL THE EDGING
once install the edging bak fill with garden beds side so it is well sported.
PUT ON THE FINISHING TOUCHES
As final touch stand back and take a look at he job make necessary changes on hight as it should be consistent with level. and
it is simple as that.