Outdoor Entertaining


BBQ Cheat Sheet

With the warmer weather upon us, what better way to celebrate than to get out into the garden and throw a barbecue for your friends and family? It doesn’t get much better than getting everyone together, enjoying refreshing drinks and indulging in some alfresco dining. However, outdoor eating has its hazards – you need to be mindful of the fire risks throughout your barbecue including how to safely dispose of coals and fuel at the end. Taking small but practical steps can minimise […]


Anyone for Cocktails?

Kettler has just launched their Indoors Outdoors Hub which is full of inspiration for turning your outdoor space into an extension of your home. Find out how to turn a summer house into a beautiful, useful living or entertainment space and then discover how to make the best use of it by hosting your own garden party; they even provide the cocktail recipes using ingredients from your own garden! As well as providing lots of interesting extra touches for the […]


Three Reasons for Investing in Outdoor Lighting

Outdoor lighting is an increasingly popular buy, as people love to entertain and advances in technology have meant that we can now move outdoors, even in winter months. The minute we have a clear evening or some sun, it’s an excuse to get out the garden furniture, but there’s no point unless you have the right lighting for the occasion. There are lots of uses for outdoor lighting, but we’ve narrowed it down to three main examples of how it […]


The Ultimate BBQ Guide

How good are you with a BBQ? Every summer we break out our good old barbecue hoping to claim the cooking crown. But not everyone knows exactly how to use one.

Many of us have seen a super burnt sausage in our time, even a few burger casualties. That’s why I have a secret weapon, something to save all the meat from my terrible grilling abilities.