Are you the proud owner of a great quality Garden Workshop this summer?
Having access to your own garden garden workshop in summer opens up the opportunity to get the best from your outdoor living space.
In the UK most people tend to use their garden workshop as one of 3 different activity types:
- 1. Extra Storage
- 2. Extra Living Space
- 3. Extra Workspace
Some Garden Workshops can be used as a combination of the above, storing and working, plants and projects or the elusive man cave.
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Anyway we digress, to have a quality garden shed or garden workshop that gives you the years of enjoyment, all you need is a desire and a few tips to keep the dream alive. First off you will need a Garden Shed or garden workshop….
The 3 Tips To Getting Best Garden Workshop In The Yard
- 1. First of all, you need to make up your mind on how you would make use of the available space within the garden to create the great garden shed that gives you the best use of space and ultimately the pleasure you want from your shed consider the location.Try not to obstruct existing buildings, borders and boundaries while building the garden shed, you will need to clearly and carefully make measurements of the area that you want to position the shed and create the garden building in the dimensions you planned.
- 2. You have to make up your mind to add greenhouse, a bar, seating or work space to your garden workshop. If you are cultivating plants, you will have to ensure to make use of the portion that has access to direct sunlight. Greenhouse gains a lot of positive impact when it gets good quantity of sunlight. The efficiency of this greenhouse is dependent on the amount of sunlight that hits the roof of the building. The greater the quantity and quality of direct sun, the greater the efficiency you are going to have here too.Security can also be a concern, especially if you are storing valuable items, inventions or tools, make sure the design includes a sturdy door and walls.
- 3. Making sure you have the right quality construction, sturdy roof and flooring can never be under valued. Imagine storing items easily damaged by the great British weather and along comes a strong wind that takes the roof off your shed, exposing the stored items and creating damage. Many people also use a shed to store garden equipment, motor cycles and quad bikes etc. Having a sturdy floor ensures the shed can take the weight.
There are really many other things you have to put into consideration when constructing your garden shed. These considerations should be based on what you have in mind.
Ensure you have a great plan and try to make the best decision on what you will have.
Finally, you have to take into consideration some things like how much the shed will impact on to the surrounding where you grow your plants when they are built close to the garden.
If you have a project that involves a new quality built garden shed then you really should talk to Sheds Direct, at Sheds Direct we are passionate about garden sheds and we are always happy to help you out, feel free to call us on 01405 765400
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Do You Know The Benefits Of A Wooden Garden Workshop
If you are considering putting up a workshop in your garden you might be torn between installing a metal workshop and a wooden garden workshop. When looking at your choices you should consider the benefits that a wooden garden workshop offers. Some of these benefits might swing your decision in favour of the wooden structure.
Planning Permission For a Garden Shed
What many people do not consider when looking at building a workshop is planning permission. If you are going to build a concrete or metal structure you might have to get planning permission first. One of the benefits of wooden workshops is that you almost certainly do not need to have planning permission as the structure does not require a foundation.
As your workshop will be part of your garden you want to ensure that it is pleasing to look at. Many people find that wooden workshops are more pleasing to have than metal ones. One of the benefits of wooden structures is that they can be finished in a way that suits your garden. You can paint or stain the wood to match the overall feel of the location.
Ease Of Installation
Wooden garden workshops are usually much easier to install than their metal, plastic or concrete counterparts. In fact, many of the structures are sold as DIY projects which helps you save money on the installation. If you do not want to install the workshop yourself then some suppliers such as Sheds Direct will install your garden workshop for you on the day of delivery. The installation is also very quick so you would not have to wait to use the workshop.
Wood Is A Natural Insulator
Insulation might not be the first thing on your mind when looking at garden workshops. However, if you are going to be spending large amounts of time in the workshop you should know that wood is a natural insulator. During winter the inside of the workshop will be warmer than one made from metal or concrete.
Easy To Replace Wooden Shed Parts
An important benefit of wooden workshops is the ease of replacing parts. If a panel in the wall has been damaged it is very easy to just replace that single panel. It is also easier to maintain wood as you can buy sealants and Preserve the Shed Life with Tanalised wood.
While it is easy to replace parts of a wooden workshop if the wood is cared for correctly you would not need to worry about this for a long time. Wooden workshops can easily stand teh test of time and last for many years before you need to replace any of the structure.
There are a number of benefits that wooden garden workshops have over their metal and concrete counterparts. These benefits include ease of installation and replacement of parts, a lack of planning permission needed and the fact that wood is a natural insulator.
Who Buys a wooden Garden Workshop
Garden sheds are no longer the domain of the male, many of our female customers purchase garden workshops also to peruse their hobbies.
Why not check out the Sheds Direct range of Heavy Duty Garden workshops, the costs may be less then you though.
We would love to hear from you, please feel free to contact Sheds Direct
The Airfield, Breighton, Selby YO8 6DJ
Phone: 01405 765400