Birdies frequently asked questions

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Yes, it is also certified for use in schools.

Yes our corners are the strongest on the market and UV stable.

Yes all timber products are grown in Australia and from sustainably managed forests.

No the material is purposely manufactured for this curving application, for example water tanks and bull nose verandas.

Yes, it will last many years in the sun

Through our online shopping cart. Some of our products are also available in Bunnings stores country wide.

Yes, we can deliver very cost effectively. Delivery is confirmed in our shopping cart.

Yes please see our netting systems under accessories.

Yes, a slight slope is fine and we recommend placing the bed long ways down the slope, if placing across the slope place star pickets against the inside of the bed and bolt to the bed or place against the outside, 1m apart will be required.

Using carpet or weed matting for Kikuyu or Cooch turf is recommended or even better whole wet newspapers or cardboard overlapped by 100mm spreading handfuls of blood and bone and lime about the place before laying the papers will cause the turf to rot.

Stainless steel

Yes, for advice on how to do this contact Birdies.

FORMULA:
Bed Length x Bed Width x Bed Height = m3 of Required Soil
1m3 of Soil = 1000 Litres
EXAMPLE 1:
1.2m (L) x 0.4m (W) x 0.3m (H) = 0.144m3 of required soil
0.144m3 of Soil = 144 Litres
EXAMPLE 2:
0.9m (L) x 0.9m (W) x 0.4m (H) = 0.324m3 of required soil
0.324m3 of Soil = 324 Litres
EXAMPLE 3:
2.2m (L) x 1.3m (W) x 0.4m (H) = 1.144m3 of required soil
1.144m3 of Soil = 1144 Litres

We recommend you use a complete organic soil or the no-dig method, which involves layering hays/straws with manures and composts. In our 740mm high beds we recommend the bottom 400mm is filled with clean sand, general garden wastes or hay bales, we have even placed them on tree stumps. For the 600mm the bottom 200mm needs to be filled with sand or general garden waste. Our 400mm beds are a perfect depth for veggies so fill the entire space up.

Yes, however the type depends on the product and application. Contact us for advice on the right base for your needs.

No, we supply a safety rubber channel that protects the edge. This clips on permanently and is UV stable.

Our Modular Beds are available in 4 colours, Merino, Mist Green, Woodland Grey and AluZinc. Delivery is within 5 to 10 working days depending on your location. 

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