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New summer house and my garden just got bigger!

As the first signs of spring become visible, you might be thinking about upgrading and enhancing your garden. With long, hazy evenings and sun-drenched weekends on the horizon, have you considered adding a summer house to your garden? With a summer house, you can make...

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5 Benefits of a Garden Office Pod Over Renting a Space

As office rental prices go up and more businesses reach their audiences via the Internet, company owners are starting to save money by running the show from their home. We feel that a garden office pod is the solution to the modern challenge of having a professional...

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Bespoke Garden Summerhouse with covered decking area

Summer house and garden make-over that transformed this space from what was earlier a rarely used area to a centre of an outdoor life. The owners of the property were greatly surprised about the hugely positive effect it had on the way they use their garden now. With...

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Garden baby room ideas

Recently, I welcomed a new life into my family and it got me thinking about how garden rooms from us and other manufacturers are often thought of as sanctuaries, spaces or offices for adults. But what about the children? I wanted to share some of my top garden baby...

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Small garden studio in the middle of Hove

The need to create an outside working space in a small, courtyard like garden, was at the heart of this unique design. Creating a great, outside working studio, where the owner could work throughout the year without worrying about the weather was the most important...

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Unique Garden Gym and Summerhouse in Hove

We were asked to create a contemporary garden gym which could be used all year around by a family of four. The main challenge was to create a space large enough to contain the gym, an area to relax and entertain friends, along with a storage space for the children’s...

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Large garden gym designed to match the main house

A luxurious garden gym designed to complement the estate and match its character. The 3m high ceiling makes the room airy and spacious, making exercising more pleasurable. The 2.5 m, bi-folding windows stretch across almost whole of the front of the building, allowing...

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Can you connect water to my garden room?

One of the most common question we get asked when meeting with potential clients is: “Can you connect water to my garden room?” The answer is yes! Although there are a few things that you do need to consider depending on what you want. You may want to install a...

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Guest garden room in Brighton

Small but perfect for an additional guestroom, this garden building has been built from very well insulated SIP panels, making it brilliant for all-year-round use. With additional decorative features, external lights and double-glazed doors and windows, it complements...

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How we build our garden rooms

Garden offices or summer houses are becoming more and more popular. In addition to being an easy and cost effective way to add space to your home (with a few rules to be respected, but generally no planning permission is required) they often represent a good...

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