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IDEAS: Best Ways to Use Railway Sleepers in Your Garden or Courtyard

How to Use Railway Sleepers in Your Garden

Whether you're looking to create a raised planter bed, border edging or a garden bench, our Timber Railway Sleepers are a versatile garden essential!

Garden Furniture

A bench made from Timber Railway Sleepers can make a great rustic addition to any garden or patio.
You could even try making a Timber Railway Sleeper coffee table, picnic set or L-shaped seating area!

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Lawn Border Edging

Setting single-level Timber Railway Sleepers low into the ground is a popular way to create a clear, neat and defined border
between lawns and gravel paving areas.  Why not check out our range of Gravel, Chippings & Stones?

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Steps & Pathways

Timber Railway Sleepers make an excellent alternative to brick and concrete steps. 
Top Tip: Use Wooden Stakes and Timber Screws to secure them into the ground!

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Raised Beds

Raised flowerbeds and vegetable gardens are one of the most popular uses of Timber Railway Sleepers.
Top Tip: To supress and control weed growth in your raised bed, lay Weed Control Fabric at the base. You're welcome!

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