BBC's 'Cowboy Trap' asks respected firm to makeover a dodgy landscape job by cowboy contractor

Landscape firm Twigs will appear on a BBC television show to makeover a dodgy job carried out by a cowboy contractor.

Twigs owner Richard Wanless - who won an Association of Professional Landscapers award last month - was approached by a television production company to help makeover a cowboy garden job.

The show will appear on the next series of BBC One show Cowboy Trap.

The dodgy contractor had made mistakes including demolishing two garden sheds and pouring concrete up to the house's damp proof course, before disappearing with £2,500 from the homeowners.

Richard Wanless carried out work last week to ameliorate the problems, along with sub-contractors Matt Lower and Sam Ansell.

Wanless explained: "The garden was an absolute mess when we came in. We had to rebuild the two sheds the guy had pulled apart and we also built two patio areas, made a synthetic turf lawn and put in flower borders.

"It all had to be done in two days so we were there with torches getting it done."

 

 


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