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Keep up to date with the latest news and updates from Somerlap, plus get garden tips and advice from our knowledgable team.

The 2017 Christmas Fayre - it's bigger and better!

The 2017 Christmas Fayre - it's bigger and better!

For the third year running, we are holding our annual Christmas Fayre – which has always proved to be incredibly popular. The fayre will take place on Saturday 9th De...

Somerlap staff member celebrates 30 years

Somerlap staff member celebrates 30 years

When Jeremy Parsons was offered a driving job by his former classmate in 1987, he would never have dreamt that he would still be working for the same firm 30 years later!...

The ultimate luxury timber dog kennel

The ultimate luxury timber dog kennel

Looking for the ultimate, luxury timber dog kennel? Our outdoor wooden dog house offers innovative features to keep your dogs safe, secure and happy when they’re not in...

Hide your recycling with a timber bin store

Hide your recycling with a timber bin store

It’s a common problem: bins look unsightly, but there’s nowhere to put them. Even if you do have space in the garage or garden, council provided bins don’t normally...

Incredible places to visit in Somerset this Autumn

Incredible places to visit in Somerset this Autumn

Somerset is full of incredible places to visit all year round. Here’s some of our favourites to visit in Somerset in Autumn. Dunster Castle Featuring Victorian garden...

How to enjoy the garden all year round

How to enjoy the garden all year round

Even though the clocks are changing soon, there’s still plenty of opportunities to keep enjoying your garden all year round. Although summer is great for spending tim...

Somerlap stock new eco-friendly fuel from Brackenburn

Somerlap stock new eco-friendly fuel from Brackenburn

Somerlap are pleased to announce that they now stock locally made, eco-friendly fuel Brackenburn Brackettes. What are Brackenburn Brackettes? Brackettes are an innovati...

How to store kiln dried logs

How to store kiln dried logs

Kiln dried logs burn better and more efficiently than unseasoned logs – giving you more heat and less mess. That's why kiln dried logs are often favoured by those th...

How much should kiln dried logs cost?

How much should kiln dried logs cost?

Kiln dried logs cost can vary significantly, so we've put together a general guide to the cost of kiln dried logs in Somerset and included some useful information on what...

Win a BBQ shelter and keep BBQing all year round

Win a BBQ shelter and keep BBQing all year round

This competition is NOW CLOSED. If you didn’t win, why not sign up to our email newsletter, using the form below. We’ll keep you informed of future competitions, gr...

Made in Somerset: some of the best products from our County

Made in Somerset: some of the best products from our County

At Somerlap, we’re proud to sell a range of Somerset-made products built by skilled, local craftsmen. In this blog, we round up some other products that are locally mad...

Contemporary fence panels for modern gardens

Contemporary fence panels for modern gardens

A contemporary fence can add a touch of elegance that will complement a modern house or garden design. The fence panels below not only look stunning, they're also strong ...

How to create a garden sanctuary

How to create a garden sanctuary

Spending time in the garden can be incredibly restorative, especially if you make your outdoor area into your own personal garden sanctuary. Here's how to create your own...

Low maintenance and long-lasting benches

Low maintenance and long-lasting benches

Here at Somerlap, we have a passion for garden benches. They have to be one of the nicest ways to sit and enjoy the outdoors. They're perfect for most home gardens, as we...

Somerlap's Kevin and George swim Pier to Pier for British Heart Foundation

Somerlap's Kevin and George swim Pier to Pier for British Heart Foundation

Somerlap’s Kevin and George Bond recently joined over a thousand swimmers in the annual Pier to Pier swim in Bournemouth. The event took place on 15th July and particip...