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Products to help with social distancing at schools

After testing their parents’ recall of O Level maths and English for months on end, the young (and not so young) ones are finally back in the care of teachers. Government guidance around social distancing presents key challenges for schools, particularly regarding drop-off and pickup. An influx of vehicles and people means a certain level […]

Ground reinforcement for schools

Effective ground reinforcement can be as simple as utilising a grass protection mesh on a flat surface, in order to increase accessibility for vehicles and ensure proper rainwater drainage, with a view to protecting the ground/grass underneath. Mesh4’s main ground protection products suitable for schools are TR-Flex turf reinforcement mesh and GP-Flex grass protection mesh. TR-Flex The TR-Flex […]

Protective Sleeving

Whether you call it protective sleeving, extruded mesh sleeving, protective netting or anything in between, our range of protective sleeving is comprehensive and we are able to support a whole range of applications. Uses for protective sleeves vary. Some use the extruded mesh sleeving to protect glass bottles; it can be used to protect car […]

How to make your garden beautiful

It seems that now is the time to concentrate on your garden and get it looking beautiful. We’re all going to be spending much more time in our gardens in these unprecedented times, due to the Coronavirus pandemic; to get some fresh air and for our mental wellbeing. With some hardware stores still open and […]

How to prevent wind damage on your farm or rural property

The UK isn’t blessed with the best of weather! For the past month or two all I hear is the howling of the wind. With two recent weather warnings and storm Ciara and storm Dennis bringing strong gale force winds, who knows when this spell of windy weather will end! Farmers especially suffer from the […]

Four easy ways to stop grass from being ruined

Grass in our gardens puts up with a lot. From kids playing out, to dogs running around; trips back and forth to the shed; lawns can be pretty resilient but they can also fail to thrive with the constant use and trampling. Everybody wants the ‘best’ green luscious lawn, but sometimes that can be hard […]

How to beat the heavy wind with windbreaks

Windbreaks (also known as wind fences) are typically used to reduce wind speeds in open or exposed areas, such as fields, industrial areas or homes. As experienced with Storm Dennis & Ciara, high winds can cause major disruption and damage; a high strength windbreak is the best solution for protecting against the wind. How to […]

Case Study – Grass Reinforcement Project

We recently finished a grass reinforcement project at Erddig House, which is a National Trust property on the outskirts of Wrexham. Erddig House is an historic building built in 1687, with superb landscaped areas around the grounds of the main building. The BBC was about to film ‘Antiques Roadshow’, so full use of the off-road […]