Garden offices can provide a quieter working place.

Over the past few years there has been increase in working from home not only because it cuts down on cost it is helping many people spend more time with there family, as this extra time is usually travelling to and from work were it is essential to leave home early in the morning and not get home until late at night all of which can take up many hours during the course of a week.

Not only are garden offices available in a range of sizes you also have to make sure your office has the right insulation so it can be use all year round. A garden office not only provides a place to get away from the noise of a busy family home it is the ideal  comfortable place to work and what better place than in your own garden surroundings.

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A Log Cabin.

With the limited space in today’s homes and the large expense of moving along with the fees and costs many people are choosing to buy a log cabin to go in there gardens. These log cabins will give them an extra living space or room, which can be the ideal solution and because they are much quicker to erect than a standard brick structure. With a wide range of styles and sizes to choose from these buildings can give you the extra space you require, so whether you would like a garden office, hobby room or as a granny annex for an elderly family member a cabin can suit your needs. With the latest technology used by many of the log cabin manufactures the designs of these cabins can be adjusted to suit almost any requirements such as a larger living room or kitchen. If the log cabin is going to be used as a residential home where a person is going to be living in it all the time you are more than likely going to need planning permission and it is always advisable to check if you will need  planning permission or any building regulations approval even if you are just using the cabin as a office or hobby room.

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No room for a greenhouse why not have a cold frame.

Sometime having a greenhouse would not be a practical idea because you have limited space in your garden but there is a solution to this problem which would provide the same benefits as growing plants in a greenhouse  and it is to have a cold frame or window garden mini greenhouse. not only will they take up far less space than a greenhouse they will protect your plants from any harsh weather.

Window garden mini greenhouse

Window garden mini greenhouse

These small glass structures are the ideal place for growing your small plants or seedlings they can also be used to harden off young plants ready to be planted in a garden not only will they take up far less space than a greenhouse they will protect your plants from any harsh weather.

Cold frame

Cold frame

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Wood greenhouses

If you are looking for a traditional greenhouse for your garden then a lovely wooden cedar greenhouses blends into any natural surroundings made from a sturdy cedar wood, these greenhouses have a natural oil. This oil not only helps protect the frame you do not have to treat the wood with a wood preservative unless you wish to keep the gold colour as cedar ages to a silvery colour over time if you do choose to use a wood preservative an oil based one is best. this natural oils in the cedar is also a deterrent against insects and moth keeping those pests away from your plants.


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Log house living.

For many years the people in Scandinavians and North Americans countries have been living in Log Houses this is not because wood is a still a very popular building material in these regions but that it has many excellent insulating properties when it comes to colder climates.


People who actually live in a log house have know for a long time that these types of houses make great homes but here in the UK we are more accustomed to a house made out of brick and mortar so a building made out of wood can seam quite strange bring up an imagine of some sort of primitive cabin that is usually portrayed in Hollywood movies.


The reality is that with modern day technology these modern log houses are just as comfortable and have the same comforts as a brick construction, there are many different designs and sizes available from a wide range of  log home manufactures.

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Looking for a strong greenhouse ?

For a strong and robust greenhouse which is ideal for coastal areas and can withstand harsh weather conditions a robinsons greenhouses is the ideal choice, with many different sizes and shapes these greenhouse would suit any gardener from the enthusiastic amateur to a professional nurseryman. Not only will these greenhouses enhance your garden but provide an ideal working environment to grow a wide range of plants, flowers or shrubs.

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Bon-fire Kitchen

The Bon-fire kitchen is a fully equipped mobile kitchen with accessories including stew pots, pans, grill grids and pancake pans which go over an open fire. Now you can cook all kinds of food in the outdoors over an open fire so you do not have to wait for the right embers like you do when cooking on a charcoal barbeque. From stews to pizza’s and even pancakes they have a range of tools for each job one of the popular things to cook is to use the pancake pan and poptop to make popcorn fun for any adult or child.

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