Your summer home sits vacant for months on end, and you’re considering letting it out on Airbnb as a way of making some additional income. Fantastic idea! But before you sign up as a host, there are a few boxes to tick. Check these considerations off your list before welcoming your first guests, and you’ll be well on your way to earning extra money while gaining a wonderful reputation as a top host. Check .
Ah, the thought of spending a cozy, warm winter season next to a toasty fireplace, surrounded by all of those beautiful décor elements that make a modern log cabin home so great, why, it’s the stuff of dreams. But it can also be a reality, provided that you bring form and function together and make all of the necessary preparations for the upcoming winter months. After all, for all of its aesthetic appeal, a .
We are delighted to introduce you to our new folding door system. We developed and tested these new doors during 2019 and they are now available for Summerhouse24 customers. These premium end folding doors are included in a number of cabins with 70mm wall thickness and they can be ordered as an upgrade across our 44mm log cabins to replace the standard sliding doors. They can also be ordered with all bespoke and tailor made .
Here are some photos of a newly built Hansa Lounge XXL which is now used as garden room together with hot tub shelter. This modern looking garden building also features a large 4 x 2m garden storage shed. This multifunctional garden building requires only 6 x 8m space in your garden and therefore is also a great choice for gardens with limited space. You get a spacious 15 m2 garden room, plenty of space .
It’s October! And you know what that means! Cue the pumpkin spiced lattes! Yes, that too. But we actually meant Halloween decorations. Fright month comes loaded with a plethora of opportunities to decorate your house and garden log cabins. You can go full on horror and scare the neighborhood kids or you can choose a softer approach. This could mean a Disney-themed Halloween, a Hocus Pocus inspired one or even one that mixes Halloween .
Question of the day – is the perfect paint job an elusive dream if you try to do it on your own? Do you really need to hire a professional if you want to paint your wooden summer house or can you do it yourself? Most owners know the basics when it comes to painting. That they need some tape, drop cloths, and to stir the paint as much as possible. But we have .
Having a backyard in this day and age is a pretty huge thing. Most of us live in bustling cities that are slowly but surely getting engulfed by concrete buildings. Therefore, a backyard or a garden, as small as they might be, are often considered to be a blessing. If you’re also lucky enough to have a summerhouse, you are now the envy of all your friends! Therefore, celebrating your green oasis along with .
Working from home requires a certain mindset, as it does come with its own set of challenges. There’s the food, the couch, the TV, your family, and of course, your bed, all of which can hinder your productivity and cause you to lose your focus, and usually end up costing you time. When people leave for work, they leave – no one expects them to answer their phone or hang out with them while .
October is here! And with it pumpkin spice everything. As well as Halloween, beautiful scenery, and cozy sweaters. But we also have to add to that list of pumpkin spice and everything nice a set of house and garden buildings tasks that need to get on your radar as soon as possible! Yes, it’s time to weed, mow, compost, safely store all your tools inside, and make sure your garden shed is waterproof. So .
Summerhouse24 was delighted to supply a cabin to help Alan Titchmarsh and his talented team create a kitchen garden in Oxford for Icolyn Smith. Icolyn is the 88-year-old founder of a charitable foundation dedicated to providing food and support for homeless people in and around Oxford. Thirty years later, Icolyn still cooks and serves food in the soup kitchens she has set up. We are not allowed to spill the beans on what cabin .
At Summer House 24, your UK one-stop for wooden garden summer houses, we know that for many homeowners in the UK, garden sheds can be valuable extra storage space where one can keep everything from childhood toys to designer handbags and old magazines, and that’s a fact. We live in a world centred on consumerism, so it can be easier than you think to get attached to objects in the physical world. You might .
According to all the shows on TV, to various YouTube creators, and Instagram and Pinterest profiles, decorating takes a long time, costs a lot of money, and you need at least three degrees in DIY skills to pull it off. Needless to say, even the simplest of tasks, such as decorating your garden office can seem daunting. Therefore, we have compiled a list of decorating hacks that will take the stress out of revamping .
Having a garden in this economy can be considered a bonus. Now, having a garden big enough for a retreat is practically a luxury and if you happen to have it, consider yourself blessed. A garden retreat is an enclosed space in your garden that you can use to relax or simply admire your own garden from indoors while also retaining a better view. Autumn is the perfect time to start working on your .
What is an insulated garden office without a library? A place where you can store and enjoy your lavish book collection in a safe yet stylish way? And what is a library without a set of the coolest bookends that can not only serve a practical purpose but also put a smile on your face or complete the aesthetic of the room? That’s right. Bookends belong to that category of objects that are both .
Hello, Instagram! This seems to have been on Pantone’s mind when they chose the Autumn-Winter colors for 2019. And, since we have just entered September, it’s time to take a look at how you can use those gorgeous shades to revamp your garden rooms and make them Instagrammable! Energy. Confidence. Individuality. This is the message that the Pantone Color Institute is trying to send to us through the choice of colors for this autumn .