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How to Protect Your Plants This Spring

Having made it through the worst of winter (fingers crossed), you might well be focused on the creation of a vibrant springtime garden. You might also be thinking of moving your summer-time plants back outdoors to give them the best chance of flourishing. However, you should be aware of the potentially devastating impacts of insects and frosts over the coming months. There’ll be a risk of frosts wreaking havoc in your garden until late April. And your plants could also be...
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How to Use Insect Netting

No matter whether you’re growing garden flowers or market crops, you’ll undoubtedly want to ensure protection against insects such as the cabbage white butterfly and flea beetle. Thankfully you can be assured of year-round protection through the covering of your produce with purpose-made netting. Typically made from woven poly, such netting is an excellent alternative to the use of pesticides. Follow the guidance in this blog to ensure that you choose the right kind of insect netting for your outdoor space. Choosing...

5 Ways Our Netting Can Be Used In A Gym

Given the large amount of competition, it’s essential that you find ways of making your gym stand out from the rest. Of course you’ll want your visitors to have access to the latest equipment. And you can increase the number of exercise options with the types of netting applications covered in this blog. Indoor Sports You may provide access to an indoor sporting arena, where high octane games of football, tennis and badminton can be played. In which case, you should make...

What is Polyethylene & Why Should You Choose It?

In chemical terms, polyethylene (commonly abbreviated as PE) is comprised of a strand of connected carbon atoms, with two hydrogen atoms on the other sides. It is now recognised as a vital component in the production of products such as shampoo bottles, bleach containers, and netting. However the world might never have known of polyethylene if it hadn’t been for an accident made by the German chemist Hans von Pechmann in 1898. It was his mishap that resulted in the preparation...
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Knotted Versus Non-knotted Netting

If you’ve spent some time checking out the Renco Nets website then you’ll be aware that we sell netting in knotted and non-knotted varieties. However, you might well be wondering about the different properties of these netting types and which are best suited to your needs. Keep on reading as we share the essential details so that you can make an informed buying choice. Knotted Netting Specs & Benefits Knotted netting is made following a traditional process, beginning with either a monofilament...
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4 Reasons Why Keen Gardeners Should Use Netting this Autumn-Winter

Gardening has boomed in popularity since the first UK Lockdown back in March 2020. However, many people have since become frustrated with issues such as hole-ridden flowers or decimated vegetable patches. Often, they are unaware that netting can improve their garden. Read on to discover four reasons to use our netting for the protection of your garden this autumn-winter. Nets for plant support Autumn-winter temperatures do not encourage young plants to grow. Harsh winds weaken their chances of survival. This strips your...
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5 Reasons to Buy your Netting Supplies from Renco Nets

Based in Immingham, we’re a versatile UK manufacturer of netting solutions and bespoke tailor-made nets. Used in wide-ranging applications such as sports, children’s play areas, and agriculture, we thought it was time to blow our own metaphorical trumpet. That’s why this blog will highlight 5 reasons why we believe you should trust us when buying your netting supplies. Reputation matters Not only are we the largest UK company to manufacture flame-retardant netting, but we were the first to do so within this...
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6 Types of Knots That You Should Know

From the application of first aid to the grounding of tents, knots can come in handy in various circumstances. While some of these knots are taught at school and youth groups, others are little-known. Keep on reading as we highlight 6 basic knots that you’ll be glad to have up your sleeve. Square Knot It makes good sense to begin by learning how to tie the square knot (otherwise known as the reef knot). Indeed, it is this end knot that children...
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Why You Should Buy Your Netting Supplies in Bulk

So, you have a continuous need for netting supplies, but are keen to limit your business expenses. You also want to ensure that you have the right types of netting supplies on hand as and when required. The availability of such supplies may even make the difference to the satisfaction of your customers. It makes sense then to buy in bulk and realise the kinds of benefits covered in this blog. Financial Savings A surprising amount of money can be saved if...
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The Heavy-duty Uses of Netting & Twine

Whether you have a need for the covering of landfill waste or warehouse stock, our netting supplies are highly recommended. However, you may be unsure of the appropriate choice, given the range of materials available. There’s no need to worry as we detail the most common heavy duty uses in this blog. Play area safety Our flame-retardant braided polyethylene netting is perfectly suited to the construction of safe outdoor play areas. Available in a choice of blue or green, this cost-effective netting...