Articles & Lifestyle Blog From Crane Garden Buildings


Does A Garden Building Make Your House Worth... - 12th March 2018

From having an al fresco kitchen to a stylish outdoor work space, there are many ways your back garden can increase the value of your home.  Adding value to your garden doesn’t have to mean weeks of work, or spending thousan...

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Choosing the Perfect Roof for Your Garden Bui... - 23rd February 2018

Our years of experience means we can advise you on what design features best match with what you want from your garden building. If you're trying to choose between an apex roof or a pent roof, or are just interested in the difference between the two, this article will provide all you need to know. 

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What is a Garden Room? - 13th February 2018

Do you want to make the most of what your garden has to offer? A garden room can be functional, luxurious or both. It can be your own private getaway or something to be enjoyed by all of the family. If you want to add lifelong value and a unique touch to your outdoor space, find out why you should get a garden room.

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What Size Garden Building Should You Have in... - 6th February 2018

When it comes to garden buildings, it's normal to feel overwhelmed by the amount of decisions to make. In our years of bespoke construction, we've helped countless people figure out the perfect function and look for their building. 

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How To Plan A Safe Bonfire Night Garden Party - 20th October 2017

Beautiful lights, good food and great company makes Bonfire Night one of the best celebrations on the social calendar! However, bear in mind the importance of safety when handling bonfires and fireworks. We've put together a simple guide to ensure you have a safe and enjoyable Bonfire Night. 

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DIY Heating and Lighting Solutions for your A... - 28th August 2017

We've spent a lot of time in gardens over the years, and we never fail to be inspired by the creative ways customers bring extra life to their gardens. In this article, we're sharing some of our favourite DIY lighting and heating solutions. 

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Garden Shed & Workshop Security - 21st August 2017

All of our garden buildings are built to order using only the finest quality materials and experienced craftsmen. Despite this however, entry points can create areas of weakness which can be exploited by thieves if unprotecte...

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Creating a Private Garden Sanctuary - Things... - 4th August 2017

We’d all love to have a garden that we can escape to; where we can enjoy the peace, quiet and natural beauty around us. For many of us though, our gardens are overlooked by neighbours or public walkways. Enclosing your garden w...

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Throwing The Ultimate Garden Party - Top Tips... - 28th July 2017

The nights are short and the days are long, that can mean only one thing; summer is here! You could be so excited for the start of summer, that you want to throw a party just to mark the season. Whatever reason you have to throw a...

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Crane’s Roofing Material Options - 5th June 2017

At Crane Garden Buildings, we have 5 different roofing material options to choose from with our buildings, and all have their own individual style and practicality benefits. Here follows a guide of which roofing materials can be...

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