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November Blog

The end of the second national lockdown is on the horizon and November is drawing to a close. Elmtree have been busy despite the restrictions, of course following the guidance given and implementing site rules outlined by our clients. Our normal work operations have continued whilst we have remained COVID safe. This month we were... Read More

Covid Update Nov 2020

To our Clients: Our response to current lockdown/Covid update Nov 2020;   In March, in response to the global pandemic we immediately ceased a number of our operations and carried out essential health and safety tasks, since this time we have steadily built up, in line with national government guidance, input from health authorities and… Read More

October Blog

The end of October is here already, and we can’t quite believe how fast the months seems to be going. This month has flown by and we are really seeing the seasons changing.  As autumn turns to winter, the nights are drawing in and the temperature dropping there is still plenty to do in the... Read More

Autumn is here!

Autumn is here! September has seen the change in season and with that a change in temperature. It’s certainly feeling much cooler over the last few weeks and the beautiful burnt orange colours are starting to appear again. There are so many exciting things about Autumn but before we go into that let's just do... Read More

August Blog

August has seen all of our new build sites progressing at a rapid pace. House builds are going well on our client sites and the ground maintenance teams have been actively working to keep show homes and communal areas on all our sites looking tidy and fresh. Ground Maintenance teams have also been keeping busy,... Read More

July Update

July has been a fantastic month for us at Elmtree. We now only have 2 members of staff on Furlough out of 55, nearly back up to full strength. We have had work booked in on existing sites, as well as tendering for and winning new work. The outlook ahead is looking good and we... Read More

Back To Work

Work has really picked up for us this month and we now have most of the Elmtree team back in work. It seems as time goes by that the Building Industry is gaining confidence and we are trying new ways of getting more people back on site. We even have some of our landscaping team... Read More

The Return To Work

May was the month when we really started to return to work with all of our sites now open. There are lots of additional safety measures in place and we have created Risk Assessments to ensure staff are safe on site.  We are all maintaining Social Distancing at work and are driving separate vehicles where... Read More

April – one we won’t forget

April 2020 will certainly be one we don’t forget. It started out with congratulations and success for our most experienced landscape supervisor and plantsman, Graham Robbins. April marked Grahams 25th work Anniversary at Elmtree. We were unable to celebrate in the way we wanted with a bbq/meal so instead we dug out some old photos... Read More

Mad March

As we all know this month has seen unprecedented times. In light of the Government lockdown due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, we had to make the difficult decision to stop working on all sites until either the Government review, or until further clarification comes out on working on construction sites safely. This includes our Fencing,... Read More