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Pete Sims Garden Design new video advertisement

Check out our new short video giving a brief overview of some of our previous garden projects http://youtu.be/03Hi-l1LCJQ  

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Pete Sims Garden Design projects are published !!

We are very proud to be apart of the book ‘Sunken Landscape Design’ published in English and Chinese. Two of our water gardens feature alongside some amazing work by prestigious designers over 2 categories, 6 pages in each.

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formal pond one year on – Pete Sims Garden Design

We popped back to complete the annual maintenance on this Victorian pond renovation from last year. The planting is establishing nicely and its looking lovely – just a shame the fountain wasn’t on for the photo

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Construction of a formal pond water garden with sunken patio

You may have seen photos of this formal water garden in our gallery but you may be interested to see the before and construction photos. This garden was a recreation of our Hampton Court exhibit in 2009 – The World … more…

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Constructing a natural pond – Staines

Our latest project is completed – a natural pond lined with stone. We lined the concrete base of the pond with sand and terram to protect the liner. The stone is then carefully stacked onto the  pond liner so no … more…

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Pond renovation testimonial

Thank you to our clients in Crowthorne for this lovely testimonial……….. ‘ Pete was recommended to my wife and I by a local garden designer as the man to resolve your pond problems. From our first meeting with Pete it … more…

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Victorian Pond design client sends a lovely testimonial

Obviously we always strive to do professional and quality work here at Pete Sims Garden Design and leave our clients satisfied and happy. However its always nice when a client takes the time to put into words how they feel … more…

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Victorian formal pond design – renovation completed

If you have been following this blog you will remember that during July we were renovating a Victorian pond. The last progress construction pictures were posted July 26th 2012 and now we at Pete Sims Garden design are happy to … more…

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Pond renovation update photo

The liner has now been lined out with the slate walling and is almost complete. We’ve now had to leave site for a week or so to allow the mortar to cure before filling the pond and completing the reed … more…

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Renovating a century old garden – part 2

Draining the pond all went well, more of a problem to catch the frogs and carefully round up the family of newts. They are now all happily settling into their new home – the pond in my front garden!

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