An uneven garden can present us with many challenges when it comes to design. Finding the best layout to maximise your space, ensuring you have the space for a patio, deck or barbecue area is problematic.
In some cases, physically digging out the unevenness to give you a flat plateau is a simple, if not back-breaking option. However, if your garden has a more consistent sloping terrain you may have to be more imaginative and drastic in your approach.
Installing composite wood decking is an obvious solution, the ability to overcome slopes and bumps by anchoring posts and joists into the ground, is a simple way of creating a level walking surface. This is just one way of negotiating the thorny issue of uneven ground.
Here are some handy hints as to how you might make your sloping garden more useful: