solar panels for sheds and summerhouses

Solar Panels for Sheds and Summerhouses – How to Make Your Garden Building Eco-Friendly

Looking to go eco-friendly with your shed power? Here we look at the various advantages of using shed solar power, and what you need to consider before installing it.

Wood burning stove in a shed

5 Shabby Chic Summerhouse Ideas

Shabby chic is a popular trend and it’s possible to use this look to create a stylish, calm oasis for a shabby chic summerhouse. These tips will show you how.

Insulated summer house

Can I Build an Insulated Summer House?

Wondering whether it’s possible to install a summer house that can be enjoyed year-round come rain or shine? Here’s how to achieve a well-insulated summer house.

A blue summerhouse with a comfortable couch, an ideal space for achieving peace of mind

Corner Summerhouse Ideas for the Smaller Garden

If you have limited space in your garden, corner summerhouses provide the ideal solution to create that outdoor haven you’ve always wanted.

wooden garden rooms

What is the Best Wood for a Summer House?

Here we explain why the durable softwoods cedar and redwood make the best choice for wooden garden rooms such as summerhouses.

Summerhouse sizes

What is the Best Size for a Summerhouse?

We’re taking a look at a selection of summerhouse sizes that tend to be the most popular, to help guide you as you consider what might be best for you.

Victorian summer house

How to Use a Summerhouse as an Extension of Your Home

If planning permission and building disruption is putting you off a traditional home extension, have you thought about a summer house extension?

Contemporary garden rooms

Contemporary Garden Rooms: How to Create the Wow-Factor

Contemporary garden rooms are what you are looking for if you want to add a wow-factor feature to your outdoor space. Here’s how to achieve the look.

shed base of budget garden office

Garden Rooms: To Buy, or to Build, Which is Cheapest?

Looking at ways to create a budget garden office, studio or summerhouse? The question is, to buy, or to build? Here we weigh up the pros and cons of each.