A ROOM IN THE GARDEN BLOG
Here we talk about everything related to garden buildings. We offer inspirational and educational articles in the hope that they will help you to make the best decision in the future. If you have any questions that we have not answered here, please let us know. For now, enjoy reading.
There is no denying it; building a summer house, a garden office or a storage room in your garden will affect your bank balance. But is this simply a cost, or it can be considered an investment? Could the addition of a good looking and well organised storage room also...read more
When my husband and I had the idea of starting a bespoke summer house and garden office company, the first thing we did was to search for what regulations there are for outdoor buildings to find out if planning permission is needed. On the internet, I was able to find...read more
When we think about a garden office, we often have an image of an amazing building, perhaps more luxurious even than a house. But we are sure it’s likely to cost a fortune. It doesn’t have to be like that. It might be that you have the skills, materials, finances,...read more
Imagine a day in which your journey to work involves going out into your garden, walking down a path among beautiful plants and trees, opening the door of your garden office and sitting down behind your desk. All in a total of maybe 20-30 seconds. If you run your own...read more
When we started thinking about our new garden storage room, the first question we had to answer was, ‘How big do we want it to be?’ On one hand, we wanted to be as small as possible, on the other hand, we wanted it to comfortably fit all the things we wanted to have...read more
Summer houses were originally small, wooden constructions found in gardens or parks. They were a small, secluded getaway, where people went to cool down, relax or enjoy their hobbies during a hot, summer day. Times have changed though, and so has the way that people...read more