Most wooden log cabins are offered without external sills. The reason is of course that the wall thicknesses usually are about the same than the thickness of the window frame. So external sills are not needed to protect the wall beneath the window against rain, like in buildings with thicker walls. Another thing is it when you have a wooden log cabin made of really thick round logs, of course. So, for most wooden .
A level, firm and stable foundation is one of the most important stages, if not the most important stage and starting point for building a summer house, shed or any other garden building. A good base ensures stability of the cabin, smooth assembly, longevity and a good look. A poor and improper base results in the reverse outcome and puts a great pressure on the whole cabin which will lead to a shorter life .
A summer house, a garden shed or just any kind of garden outbuilding can be a target of thieves not only because they want to steal anything stored in there, but more often so because they are looking for tools they can use to break into the main house. So to secure your summer house may be a means to protect also your entire home. But not only thieves may try to break into .
The growing trend for contemporary garden offices is linked to the growing trend to self-employment in the UK. This number has reached 2.5 million workers recently and continues to grow. The internet has changed the way we work. Electronic connections enable networking in companies as well as in between different businesses. If nearly all communication during a working day is via new media be it at the computer workstation or via smartphone, then it .
A wooden summer house can add a lot not only to your garden, but also to your lifestyle as a whole. It will be open to a wide variety of uses according to your present needs and preferences, and it will also be there in the future and you can count it in as a valuable asset for future evolutions of your interests, hobbies and personal style. So, would it be possible to build a wooden .
Before somebody invented the first summer house with shed, the simple summerhouse often had to serve many purposes: As a garden room it was an expansion of the living space of the main house and as a storage shed it had to take gardening tools, bikes, garden furniture, toys, old furniture from the house and many more things. So it was always a little cramped in the summer house and somehow the stored things .
Contemporary garden rooms are becoming a more and more popular choice in the UK to expand the room of the main house for a large variety of purposes from a garden office to a comfortable garden lounge or a sauna, a fitness room or just simply a place you can fully make your own without having to care about styles or rules in the main house. As a result of the increased demand manufacturers .
In the first part we have covered the pros and cons of having a wooden floor in the garden shed and given some tips and information about preparations of the ground and how to construct the underfloor. In this part we will look at different options for flooring and how usage and flooring go together in a garden shed. Of course the usage you have set aside for your garden shed is the determining .
If you want to buy a shed, a summer house or a garden shed in the UK, you will often have the choice to decide between a shed with a wooden floor and sheds offered without a floor. You could spare some money, if you decide for the option without floor. because the materials for the floor are among the more expensive ones. The bearers are often boiler-pressure impregnated by the manufacturers because they .
In the first part we spoke about the different types of usage for a garden log cabin, the environmental friendliness of timber as a building material and how it reduces the carbon footprint, that it is processed nearby the place where it is harvested, the selection of garden log cabins on the Internet, as well as the advantages that you can get when you develop a garden log cabin into a living space that .
Garden log cabins have become more and more popular in the UK in recent years and you not only find them in gardens but also on construction sites, in companies, on camping sites, on allotment garden areas, or anywhere in nice natural environments as holiday apartments. Although a garden log cabin offers a broad variety of possible usages, we would like to cover only garden log cabins in the private garden during the following .
A garden shed, a small summer house or summer house shed can be found in evermore gardens in the UK. The shape and size of these buildings designed as storage space for gardening tools and machinery is often different from garden houses built to accommodate people most often by size. These garden sheds are in the UK often quite small, like under 4 sq m, they have no windows in order to maximize the .
We are happy to share photos and nice feedback from our customer Ken, who has just completed assembly of his new garden room “The Garden summer house with Veranda Eva E”. It took about 3 to 4 weeks to complete. This isn’t a criticism but it did take longer than I expected. I was very fortunate and had good weather for pretty much all of the build. My brother helped for the first two .
Summer houses come in all shapes and sizes and the decision if to purchase one with or without a veranda surely involves some kind of vision about what you would like to use your new summer house for. No hard decisions are necessary though, because experience has shown that the originally assigned purpose can change with time and evolution of personal needs and ideas may occur. So if you plan to use the summer .
A garden office is often the better option for many who are working at home. The tranquillity of the own garden enables concentration and creativity, whereas work at the main house is too often interrupted by everyday stuff like ringing door bells, ringing phones, family members requiring attention or other kinds of distractions. For the rising number of people working from home, a garden office is the solution to crowded spaces at home, where .