Articles & Lifestyle Blog From Crane Garden Buildings


5 Easy Ways to Create a Beautiful Garden, Qui... - 18th May 2016

Gardens are a full-time investment, needing your care and attention all year round. However, that doesn’t mean there aren’t quick yet effective ways to improve the look, feel and atmosphere of your garden. We believe a high-...

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Eye Catching Water Features - 4th May 2016

Water features are a great way to add some visual interest to your garden, as well as providing local wildlife with a source of water. They also create a relaxing sound, which is ideal if you dedicate your garden to work...

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Derailment – Protecting your Trains - 1st April 2016

Model railroading is a hobby that is loved by many across the UK, and many of our customers use our garden buildings to pursue this past-time. Here are some of the top tips for maintaining your modern railway that we've learnt over the years. 

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​How To Get Electricity Into Your Garden Buil... - 4th February 2016

An electrical supply is sure to maximise the possibilities for your Garden Building. If you want to use it as a dedicated work or leisure space, electricity is a must. This article takes you through the process, with tips gathered from our years of experience in providing quality bespoke garden buildings.

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How To Extend Wi-Fi to Your Garden Office or... - 26th January 2016

With more garden buildings being used as home Garden Offices or as a bolt hole for teenagers, and internet access becoming more of a necessity, we often get asked how to get internet connection to a garden office or shed. Wi-...

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Keeping your home and garden sheds secure - 12th November 2015

You may have had some burglaries in your area recently. You may also just be concerned about protecting the investment you've made in your home. We want our customers to have peace of mind, so you deserve to know what you can do to keep their property secure. 

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Garden Workshop Sheds – Things To Consider Be... - 21st September 2015

Buying a garden workshop shed is an investment in not only your property, but your interest or vocation. We want to make sure all of our customers make a decision that's right for them, so we've put together some important points to consider. 

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Making the ultimate home for your rabbits - 10th June 2015

Many of our customers enlist our help in designing the perfect building to house their pets. Rabbits in particular, have unique needs that can be met with one of our bespoke garden buildings. If you have rabbits and to make sure they're happy and comfortable - read some of our top tips on creating their new home.

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The Chelsea Flower Show - 18th May 2015

It’s that time of year again! There’s only one day left until the 2015 Chelsea Flower Show begins. Our display is currently receiving its final touches ready for tomorrow’s opening, so we thought it would be nice to give the reno...

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The Rise of the She Shed - 8th May 2015

Finally something for the girls - the Man Cave is being replaced by the She Shed! After years of being told that the shed is a man's place - a secret haven where he can hoard his tools and hide away from the womenfolk - we...

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