Welcome to Dig It Projects


We design and install Multi-Award winning allotment gardens and other outdoor provisions for Schools and Community organisations, read more

Ways we can help you:

  • Create a low maintenance, safe place to play and learn
  • Develop and increase knowledge through outdoor learning
  • Bespoke designs to suit all locations, spaces and budgets
  • Educate through our sustainable workshops and lesson plans
  • Follow up planned maintenance services and SLA's designed to your unique needs
  • We can offer you a 'Bespoke Service' to enhance your Outdoor Learning Area's

Latest Projects

Yarm Primary School

Dig It Projects have recently installed 2 large canopies at Yarm Primary School, read more...



Pentland Primary School

We visited Pentland Primary School to design and install a Stage / Story area onto their feild allong with an Outdoor Classroom...read more here


 Stuck for an idea for your outdoor space?

Get some inspiration from the images in this video...featuring a variety of some of our outdoor installations
Allotment Themed Gardens
Dig It Projects- Allotment Garden
Bird & Butterfly Gardens
Dig It Projects - Bird & Butterfly Garden
Outdoor Classrooms
Dig It Projects - Outdoor Classroom 3
Sensory & Memorial Gardens
Sensory & Memorial Gardens
Tyre Park
Dig It Projects - Tyre Park
Play Shelters
Dig It Projects - Play Shelter
Fitness Trim-Trail
Dig It Projects - Trim Trail Adventure Park
Forest School / Wildlife 
Dig It Projects - Forest Schools
Towers & Slides
Towers & Slides
Bespoke Play & Learn Areas
Bespoke Play & Learn Area
Surfacing / Fencing / Canopies
Dig It Projects Surfacing & Fencing
EYFS Play & Learn Areas
Dig It Projects - EYFS Play & Learn Areas

Latest News


We are pleased to announce our new website is now open, we sell gardening and outdoor products from bird feeders to trampolines, we also have a dedicated Schools Provisions section with a wide range of Outdoor provisions.

Dig It on Tyne & Wear TV

Richard, from Dig It Projects featured on a new local TV station (Made in Tyne and Wear TV) on 4th March 2015 at 6.30pm and then again at 9pm on Freeview channel 8, Virgin 159 and Sky 117, where he chatted about a brand new project for volunteer led community group Silverline Memories, passionate advocates supporting those living with Dementia watch the video here.

New Head Quarters for Dig It Projects

We have now moved into our brand new purpose built premises housing Dig It Projects under one roof.  We are really excited to take the business to new heights and provide us with a platform that will enable us as a business to grow and offer our clients a better all round service. We'll have lots more space to create even bigger projects. Here are some pictures of the development. 

    The Dig It Projects Team  New build at Dig It Projects

Gazette ChampionsGreen Champion Award

Great news, Richard Smith, Owner / Director at Dig It Projects won the 'Green Champion Award' at the Riverside Stadium last night for the Evening Gazette’s - 2014 Champion Awards night... Read more.

Dig It Answers DIY SOS Call

Richard and the team were very pleased to help DIY SOS transform the lives of a couple in Houghton le Spring - view here

DIY SOS       Richard from Dig It     

BNBA awardExceptional Entrepreneur AwardStart Ups Business Award Green Business Award

CHAS Accreddited Contractor                         Evening Gazette Green Champion Award