Inhabitable log cabins are becoming more and more popular not only as holiday homes, but also as primary residences. Plenty of reasons can be made out for that: Wooden houses, especially log cabins open up an option to create living space for a price per square metre that is much below that achievable with stone buildings while offering a comparable average lifespan. Inhabitable log cabins are offered by manufacturers of summerhouses, garden sheds, and .
A sauna can not only provide pleasant experiences during the cold times of the year, but it has also been proven to cause some health benefits. Did you know that regular saunaing has a proven protective effect against colds and infections? Mood and energy levels are raised, itching is reduced, blood pressure is lowered, as well as autoimmune problems improved. It helps with Arthritis and muscle pain, it is detoxifying and reduces sweating at .
Garden sheds are practical buildings, as you will probably already know, and the rising market sales of garden sheds in the UK clearly show that this seems to be common knowledge, but what are the main reasons for this trend? And why buy garden sheds now? Why buy them from us instead of somewhere else? We have found 10 reasons that might convince you, too. 1. Reason: Garden sheds provide an additional secure and .
There is hardly any better time to understand how beneficial a garage is to your car than the winter time. Blindingly white in the morning, the snow that has fallen overnight at the side of the road will be dark grey in a matter of hours. Watery mud, molten by road salt – the winter time really is the season when you can recognize a car that has spent the night in its own .
Log cabins often pop up during searches for holiday homes, weekend cottages, or hot tub holidays. Compared to the general occurrence looking at main residences, log cabins seem to have a greater prevalence in tourism related homes. Why is this? Favourable prices, quick construction periods, easy maintenance, high value for money ratio? Or is it the special feeling connected to a holiday in a log cabin, the smell of nature, the natural environment, the .
From summerhouses over garden sheds, wooden garages or garden saunas to inhabitable log cabins: We build all our wooden buildings from Nordic spruce. More than enough reason, we think, to eventually have a closer look on this kind of timber, and at the tree that we get the timber from. What kind of tree do we build our summerhouses from? Spruces are large, evergreen trees that can be found all over the globe. They .
Wooden summer houses are becoming very popular now worldwide. Originally, they were intended for use during the summer. A simple timber construction would do, usually no heating or insulation would be necessary. Water and electricity would increase the comfort for use during the evenings, for watering the plants or a quick hand-wash after the gardening. However, contemporary wooden summer houses have introduced new features following the popular demand. New usages as guest rooms, holiday .
For those with orchards or vegetable gardens, the garden shed might be the centre of dealing with the harvest right now. Boiling down fruits and veggies might be less stressful in the garden shed than in the kitchen. A small camping cooker would do, the conserved goods might just be stored in the garden shed if it is heated or at least frost-free during the winter time. Fermentation containers might foster alcoholic fermentation if .
Does your garden have a garden room? And if not, why not? Ask yourself the following questions: Could your home use some more space? Have you ever thought about plans or dreams that you had, but your home was just one room too small to fulfil your dream? Would you like to have a library? A room to store the seeds and garden materials in? A room to hang out in with your friends .
A log cabin with a country-style design as well as in contemporary styles always profits a lot from an open fireplace or at least a wood burning stove with a glass door or glass walls that let the fire shine through. Just as log cabins are an ideal home for nature lovers, for people who want to thrive in a natural environment, a visible fire is the ancient traditional method of heating up a .
Wooden summerhouses are a booming part of the economy for several reasons: First of all, gardening becomes more and more popular. Growing your own organic, healthy, and pesticide-free food is just one motivation. Studies that have proven that gardening can improve a variety of physical and mental disorders have been published, and, last but not least, a garden offers the opportunity to create something that shows your style and makes a statement about your .
Double garages are trending for several reasons. First of all: nowadays it is difficult to find a family with less than two cars as often times both partners are working. In other cases one partner has to take the children to school, do shopping etcetera while the money earning partner has commuted to his workplace in the other car. So with the numbers of cars per household constantly increasing, it is not surprising that .
Late August and September is harvesting-time around the garden shed. Luckily, harvests were good in many gardens and will continue to be that. Harvesting and conserving excess products that cannot be eaten or cooked on the spot is a lot of work that keeps the gardener busy. Days are getting shorter and for many, this time means that the gardening season is already closing in. However, for many more experienced gardeners this season’s chores .
Considering the rent we pay for a holiday home, it might occur that these were quite expensive and quite out of a normal earner’s reach to buy one. Even though we might have had a little envy for the holiday home’s owner, as he has a good source of income renting it out plus he can make his own little hot tub holiday on a weekend at anytime for no cost at all. Moreover, .
Using log cabins or large garden rooms as classrooms, kindergartens, nurseries, studios, or offices is a viable, and very affordable solution. It can be realized short term, but will provide valuable space for a long period into the future. Offices for multiple employees, buildings to house administrations, and classrooms will, of course have to have a certain size, which would extend that of an average summerhouse. Also, the floor plans will have to fit .