Building the Perfect Bonfire Night By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 5 minutes

Bonfire night is on its way and we’re clinging onto our patio and outdoor spaces for social occasions. Luckily, at this time of year, our garden goes hand in hand with the warming glows of candle-lit dinners and fire-flickering parties. Here’s how to build the perfect fire for your outdoor party, to guarantee that firework night goes off with a bang.

Published 29/10/19
| 2 weeks ago

Children's Gardening Gloves for Autumn Outdoor Fun By GG Team | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

Autumn is a time when the sun is losing its heat and the days are getting colder. It’s no wonder some children can seem less than enthusiastic about wanting to play outdoors.  Finding outdoor activities that are exciting and interesting when the weather is less than inviting, can be somewhat of a challenge. However some of the most enjoyable accessible things to explore, can be right on your doorstep.

Published 21/10/19
| 4 weeks ago

Get Winter Ready With Gloves That Keep You Covered By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 3 minutes

Now that autumn is here, there’s plenty to do in the garden. Getting outdoor spaces ready for a cold snap can be quite demanding work, with lots to move around and maintain. So, get winter ready with gloves that keep you covered, and your garden will be thriving while the temperatures are diving.

Published 01/10/19
| 2 months ago

How To Store Gardening Gloves By GG Team | Est. reading time: 1 minute

Ever ask yourself ‘How do I store my gardening gloves?’ or ‘Where do I keep my gardening gloves?’…? You’ll probably want to keep them close by when gardening so the perfect place would be somewhere in your garden shed, ideally following David Domoney’s advice below.

Published 16/09/19
| 2 months ago

September Gardening and Eco-friendly Gloves By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 3.5 minutes

At this time of year, when there’s a load of work to be done to prepare your garden for autumn, bolster your toolkit with gardening gloves that not only offer hand protection but that biodegrade after use too.

Published 02/09/19
| 2 months ago

Can You Wash Gardening Gloves? By GG Team | Est. reading time: 1 minute

For the sake of keeping life simple, you’ll be glad to hear that within Globus Group’s glove range, yes, there are gardening gloves you can pop into the washing machine with your weekly spin. For example, the SHOWA 341 can be washed at 40°C and will emerge fresh, clean and ready to preen.

Published 15/08/19
| 3 months ago

August: A Glovely Summer Holiday By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

Getting out in the garden can set you up for a spectacular summer holiday with the kids. It’s a chance to enjoy the sunshine, boost vitamin D levels and is also a great opportunity to teach them all about the goodness of gardening. So, put on your gardening gloves, grab the kids and let’s jump into summer fun in sun.

Published 01/08/19
| 4 months ago

How Do You Choose Which Gardening Gloves Are Right For You? By GG Team | Est. reading time: 1.5 minutes

One of the best things you can do for your gardening goals is to first invest in a pair of gardening gloves. Picking which ones you need can seem daunting at first, but really it just takes some careful consideration around what you want to achieve.

Published 24/07/19
| 4 months ago

Cool, Calm and Collected By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

This summer stay on top of your gardening jobs with gloves to keep you cool, calm and collected. In warm seasons, our gloves get a lot of use, so you need a pair that won’t let you down and are suited for a variety of jobs. Let’s take a look at the best gloves on the market and find a pair to wear while the weather’s fair.

Published 12/07/19
| 4 months ago

Why Use Gardening Gloves? By GG Team | Est. reading time: 1 minute

One of your biggest assets as a gardener is your hands. They’re the part of you that is always on the go, stuck deep into the thick of it, and at most risk when you’re gardening. Not only that, but they’re a key component to working the land so you really need to invest in keeping them safe with some high quality gardening gloves.

Published 01/07/19
| 5 months ago

Become a Thorn Master By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

This summer enjoy a proud parade of plants and posies without hesitation or harm to your hands. Good gardening gloves are essential to keep hands looking young and they need to be robust enough to stand up to prickly situations out in the garden. So, let’s look at how to keep up garden care with the right pair.

Published 19/06/19
| 5 months ago

What Are Gardening Gloves Used For? By GG Team | Est. reading time: 1 minute

The great thing about gardening gloves is that they can be a huge asset for a vast array of tasks. It’s not just everyday gardening jobs that benefit, like weeding, mowing and planting. Sure it’s important to have your hands covered when working with soil and potentially scratchy materials, but gloves do so much more.

Published 24/05/19
| 6 months ago

A Grass May-keover By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4.5 minutes

Having the right gloves for the job is really handy – especially as we approach growing season. Our gardens are currently bursting with life, with lawns growing up to 4mm in a single day. With so much going on, let’s look at how to keep a handle on long-living, lush and deluxe lawns to host all manner of garden goings-on.

Published 20/05/19
| 6 months ago

April Showers and Prepping for Rainfall By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

Gardening when it’s wet and rainy doesn’t have to be a sad, soggy experience. Preparing for the spring and summer months can be a breeze with the right gardening gloves on your hands. Far from being an ‘April fools’ prank, it’s true that the term ‘April showers’ stems from meteorological predictions that this is most likely the wettest month of the year. Although not 100% guaranteed, it would be a wise decision for any gardener to prepare for the possibility of heavy rainfall. So, grab your waterproofs and get weather ready.

Published 17/04/19
| 7 months ago

Handy Pruning Plans By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 4 minutes

With your gardening gloves in tow, prune your plants into productivity with these top tips and you will soon see your garden spring to life. Pruning enables plants to focus their energies to the desired areas for growth, without wasting time developing structure that does not serve the purpose of the plant.

Published 18/02/19
| 9 months ago

All Rounder Bundle: Save! By GG Team | Est. reading time: 1 minute

As David Domoney says, as a keen gardener you should get yourself: a pair of gloves to keep your hands toasty warm during winter, a pair that delivers for general use and another pair for sensitive, intricate work.

Published 01/02/19
| 10 months ago

Gloves to keep you cropping By David Domoney | Est. reading time: 5 minutes

Gardening gloves are important in all weathers and for all gardening tasks, but do you really know which gloves are best? Here I can explain how to get prepared, so you can keep cropping. It’s the start of a new year and you want to get your garden ready for the new season, when the veg plot is put into action to grow family favourites like beans, brassicas, onions and carrots and, of course, potatoes. 

Published 28/01/19
| 10 months ago

Safe Hands With David Domoney By GG Team | Est. reading time: 1 minute

David Domoney is a Chartered Horticulturalist and TV gardener. He is a presenter on ITV1’s Love Your Garden, which is the most-viewed gardening TV show in Britain today.

Published 19/01/19
| 10 months ago