Articles & Lifestyle Blog From Crane Garden Buildings


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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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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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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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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