Articles & Lifestyle Blog From Crane Garden Buildings


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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RHS Chelsea Flower Show Display Planting List... - 30th May 2017

The RHS Chelsea Flower Show is over again for another year, and it was another wonderful success with the 5 Star Tradestand Award win. This year's display consisted of our luxurious 6.0 x 6.0m Pavilion Garden Room that was sur...

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The Many Possible Uses of Swimming Pool House... - 25th April 2017

Pool houses are used for a number of reasons by our customers: some use them as changing rooms, some use them to house the pumps and generator for their pool, some use them to relax in next to the pool, and some use them as a combination of all the above with the help of a few partitions.

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Tips & Tools To Make Gardening Easier - 6th April 2017

Gardening is something that can be enjoyed by everyone and is one of the healthiest hobbies to have; it can be very therapeutic and works wonders if you're looking to keep active.  We’ve put together some of our favourite ti...

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5 Hardy Vegetables To Grow Over Winter - 17th February 2017

Growing vegetables over the winter can be tricky; harsh conditions and short days can make it very difficult to cultivate a healthy crop of vegetables. While most are capable of handling a bit of cold weather, once the frost and w...

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Looking After Your Timber Garden Building Thr... - 20th January 2017

Winters in the UK may not be as harsh as they are in other European countries, but they still take their toll on our gardens, and as such, we should take measures to protect them.This includes looking after any timber structures, and this article is going to give you some helpful tips on how best to look after your garden buildings through the cold, wet and frosty months of the year:

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How To Keep Outdoor Plants Alive Through Wint... - 24th November 2016

Winter can certainly be hard on plants. Shorter days, limited light and changes in temperature are just some of the challenges to overcome. It isn't as difficult as you would expect to keep your plans alive during the winter month...

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Things To Do In Your Garden Over Winter - 17th November 2016

The plants you’ve grown this year have stood the test of time, but by now the colder weather has arrived, they are looking a little sorry for themselves. However, their value is far from over - even in these dying stages, the...

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