|Weight||32kg Per Sleeper|
|Conforms To||BS EN 351-1 Treatment standard|
A Railway Sleeper is a rectangular piece of high-quality timber that can be used for a number of purposes, but most commonly used in gardening or landscaping. This pack contains 100 brown pressure treated Railway Sleepers. Timber Sleepers are perfect for creating stunning garden features, defining pathways and adding structure to your landscape. Traditionally known as Railway Sleepers due to them being used to support railway tracks, they are now more commonly known as the new trendy garden feature.
When it comes to using Timber Sleepers in gardens to create raised beds and borders, there are several key features that make them an ideal choice.
Railway Sleepers are a versatile product and can be used for many different projects including, borders, flower beds, walls, steps and even garden furniture. The possibilities are endless. They are the ideal choice for enhancing the aesthetic appeal and functionality of your outdoor space.
Every Garden Sleeper is pressure treated to a high-quality standard of BS EN 351-1. The brown treated finish improves the life expectancy of the Railway Sleeper by reducing the damaging effects of rot. With periodic wood treatment and maintenance, it will help prolong the life expectancy of the Sleeper and maintain it's appealing appearance. The brown finish highlights the natural wood texture of the Railway Sleeper which will perfectly complements your garden.
Installing Railway Sleepers can vary on what project you are using the Railway Sleepers for and what design you have in mind. The first step is to prepare the surface you are looking at installing the Sleeper on. Make sure its clear of debris and a level surface. Depending on the design you would like, you can lay Sleepers directly on the ground or you can dig a little trench and place the Sleepers in there, so they are partially buried.
Sleepers can be placed on top of each other or screwed together. Wood spikes or landscaping screws can be used to secure the Garden Sleepers together or on top of each other. Please note that screws are not included.
Once the Railway Sleepers are in position, it's time to do the finishing touches. This includes planting the flowers or vegetables, or even laying the gravel to complete the look.
Our Garden Sleepers are available in the practical size of 2400mm long, 100mm high and 200mm wide. These dimensions provide stability, strength and ease of use for various gardening projects. A fantastic feature of Timber Sleepers is that they can be easily cut down to size which makes them very adaptable to sit your requirements or design.
Please be advised that Railway Sleepers require at least two people to safely offload and manoeuvre. Don’t worry if you don’t have suitable offloading facilities, we can offer an offloading service at an additional fee.
We understand the importance of timely deliveries, especially when projects are time-critical, and we strive to make this process as stress-free as possible for you. That's why we offer a wide range of delivery options to cater to your specific needs. From our standard 1-5 working day delivery to our super speedy same day delivery, we have you covered.