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5 Top Tips To Keep Your Garden Summer Ready

Summer is well and truly here! However, with the unpredictable weather the UK brings it can throw a spanner in the works for any gardener. Below are some tips and tricks to keeping your garden in the best condition whilst the sun makes an appearance. 1. Protect Your Lawn Ensuring that your lawn is well […]

UPCYCLE: How To Build A Wooden Planter

A wooden planter is a great way of creating a bed to grow plants and vegetables in, especially in smaller gardens. Your wooden planter can be built to fit any area of your garden and is made using scrap timber. You can stain it any colour you like to suit your garden. Follow our quick […]

BPS Build & Bake

This year we revamped our Leamington branch to give it a more contemporary touch, which has increased the area by 144m2. The previous showroom area has been removed along with the dividing wall to provide double the space which has allowed the branch to showcase a wider range of products, including a kitchen showroom, whilst […]

BPS supports the Leamington Night Shelter  

Our Marketing Director Emma Dibble recently visited the Leamington Night Shelter, a charitable operation in Radford Road, not far from our Head Office. Emma visited the Leamington Night Shelter to meet one of our customers, Jackie Grey who is a regular volunteer. The night shelter which opened its doors in 2009, provides twice weekly hot […]

Timber Cutting Service

Timber is just one of our well established brands at BPS but did you know that we offer a timber cutting service too? Our specialised timber cutting service at Hermes Close, Leamington Spa boasts a variety of  machines to assist you in your project. Over the next few weeks we will be showcasing the machines we […]

The Spring Garden Party – Macmillan Total

We had a great turn out at our Spring Garden Party! We are pleased to announce that the total raised for Macmillan Cancer Support is £150.00! Thank you for joining us to welcome in the spring season! We’ve added some photos of the day below.                     […]


Spring is here and with summer just around the corner it is the perfect time to consider the plants in your garden as too much sunshine can damage them. Here are our top tips to protect your plants this summer. Wartering  As the temperature rises, the demand for water from a plant rises too. With […]

Inspiring Ideas For Your Garden

Spring is here and with it brings some better weather and much needed rays of sunshine making it the perfect time to consider renovating your garden. The features within your garden help reinforce the overall look, therefore it is a good idea to consider different ideas. We have compiled a list of features to make […]

Seeds to sow in April

A busy time of year, April is the month in which you need to prepare for summer as lots of seeds can be sown in this month. With the days getting longer (and warmer) you can start sowing crops such as carrots & peas outside. The more tender crops like aubergines or courgettes need to […]

The Spring Garden Party at BPS Gardenforce

You’re invited to our Spring Garden Party! Are you looking for a family fun day with something for everyone? If so you’ve come to the right place! Let the gardener in you indulge in our live demonstrations on the day which will help you get your garden in shape for the summer. You will also […]

Easter Opening Hours 2018

Opening hours from Good Friday until Easter Monday     While you’re preparing for the 4-day weekend, you can rest assured that your local BPS will be open on Good Friday for all your last-minute buys.   See below for all Easter opening hours.   BPS Gardenforce   Good Friday 30th March 2018: 8:00am – […]

National Home Improvement Week

Making a house a home that you can be proud of is hard work and it can feel like there is always something else that needs doing. In addition to the usual household duties that comes with daily life there might also be some storage space that needs building, kitchen tiles that need updating or […]