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Why Is Timber Better? - 10th April 2014

Timber looks good, smells great and feels good. It is a natural material and being surrounded by it has a positive effect on our well being. These are just the aesthetic reasons why timber is better, there are also practical, scientific and environmental reasons why timber is better.

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Colours For the Garden - 31st January 2014

Colours set the mood of any garden. Of course, it is not just flowers that bring colour to a garden; leaves, fruit, stems can all contribute to the theme of any borders. Planters, pots, fencing and garden buildings can set th...

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10 Things To Sell Your House - 13th January 2014

Curb side appeal is a major contributor to a potential buyer feeling your property is 'the one'. It is imperative that your house makes the first impression the best one. If a viewer's initial thought is negative then it's pretty much game over - but, it can be easily avoided.

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Homeworking: Living the Dream - 16th October 2013

Working from home has evolved into a growing trend which is showing no signs of dissipating. Even taking into account the recession, the number of people working from home has still increased significantly. On our end, the growing...

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Stop That Thief! Garden Security - 10th October 2013

The Problem Garden buildings can be easy prey to a thief, often featuring little or no security features, but storing small or valuable items such as power tools that can easily be moved on and sold. Thefts from Garden Sheds are...

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Strange Garden Buildings - 1st October 2013

While we can't offer you the chance to create the buildings you see here, we can help you design your own garden building with our online planner tool and tailor the windows, doors, interior and exterior to your exact requirements...

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10 Things to do in a Shed - 16th September 2013

Finding unique uses for Garden Sheds seems to be quite on trend! Recently, we have seen several publications about this topic, the most popular of which have been, "101 Things to do in a Shed" by Rob Beattie. "The Joy of Shed...

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Top 10 Tips for Buying A Shed - 5th September 2013

When purchasing a Garden Building, we recommend you choose the best quality that you can afford. It is often a false economy to opt for a cheaper option, when you end up having to replace it prematurely or spend a considerabl...

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Pros and Cons of Garden Offices - 5th September 2013

Useful Information: Pros and Cons of Garden OfficesWe understand that having a bespoke workspace such as a Garden Office or a Garden Studio in your back garden takes a lot of time and consideration. You may already have a clear vi...

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Purchasing a Garden Shed - 5th September 2013

As a general rule when purchasing garden buildings, you get what you pay for. Your budget will ultimately govern the quality, size and features that you can consider. However, it is important to remember that while choosing a chea...

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