Deciding to replace your garden sheds can be a difficult decision for most of us. However, the truth is that there comes a time when you must say good bye to your beloved shed and begin to shop for its replacement. Emotional attachment to your old shed as well as the lack of sufficient knowledge are two of the main obstacles that keep us from replacing old sheds. So, how do you know that it is time to say goodbye to your beloved shed?
Maintenance is one of the best ways to come to the decision that it is time to replace a garden shed. If your shed requires frequent repairs and replacements, you should seriously consider replacing it. The cost of inconvenience and constantly maintaining your shed will in many instances exceed the cost of replacing the shed once the old one is no longer serviceable.
Just like everything else, garden sheds need to be replaced once you have outgrown them. If you are piling things over each other and have little or no room to manoeuvre when in the shed, then it is definitely time to get a new one. The same applies for those who may have initially purchased an exceedingly big shed. Once you realise that there is too much unused space in your shed, you can also consider getting a smaller one.
If you decide to give your garden a new look, it is important to make sure that the shed you have fits with the new style. Having a shed that appears out of place can be a real eye sore and could significantly reduce the aesthetic value of your property. Get a garden shed that is as beautiful as the rest of your garden.
A change is as good as a rest they say, so you could simply replace your sheds for the purpose of upgrading. As with all other products, garden shed designs are constantly improving. A new garden shed will in many cases be better looking, have more features and offer a superior service. If you have had the same garden shed for a while, you should start thinking of upgrade options that will suit you and your garden.
There are many other reasons that would necessitate or give reason for the replacement of your shed. Knowing the right time to make the replacement is as important as choosing the right replacement. Make sure that you always source your shed from a reputable supplier of garden sheds.
If you are a proud pet owner and keep your pets at home then you will understand and appreciate the benefits of ring-fencing, dog kennels and pet pens.
Dogs are a trickier species than most and when it comes to managing your pets in the garden, what better solution than to keep them safe and secure in a dog kennel?
Dog Kennels & Pens
At Sheds Direct we build and distribute British made dog pens and kennels, all with our usual guarantees and a tanalised finish. The dog runs come in a variety of shapes and sizes with bob-holes, gates, doors and mesh to protect and manage your dog’s new space.
We manufacture our kennels here in the UK and can offer bespoke designs to meet any of your specific requirements. If you have an awkward garden and require a unique shape, our design team will assist you with bespoke planning and fitting your kennel and even make suggestions on where to position them.
Whilst we offer a bespoke dog kennel service, there are three main styles to consider which will ultimately shape your kennel and/or dog run. These are best described by the three pictures below:
If you are not sure which style is most suitable for your pet, or you would like more information about our bespoke dog kennels, pens or runs, please contact Sheds Direct today and a member of our team will endeavour to assist you.
It’s no surprise that sheds don’t make the national news. Not because sheds are unpopular or just not news worthy, but because a shed is a shed…right? For complete beginners and first time buyers this might be the case. There are however a number of different shed varieties, shed styles and purpose-built solutions.
The list below will give beginners a good understanding of the market and what to look for when buying a shed for the first time:
The Garden Sheds from Sheds Direct are hand built in Yorkshire with the highest level of craftsmanship known to man. Only the best quality wood is used for shed builds to ensure customers receive a garden shed that will last for many, many years.
Have you ever heard of a solar Potting Sheds? Solar potting sheds utilise panels to admit the maximum amount of light possible to grow your plants. Potting sheds are versatile and make a valuable addition to any garden and they can be used alongside a Greenhouse for gardeners.
Dutch Barns are characterised by their unique curved roves and definitely tick the “looks good” box. Not only do the Dutch Barns look superb but they also function as great storage units, due to their superior height and available headroom.
If you would like to learn more about the different types of garden shed available, or you would be interested to know more about our unique garden workshops, please get in touch with Sheds Direct and a member of our team will be happy to assist you.