Heat logs are manufactured logs that vary in size but are typically 6-8 inches long. They are produced by compressing finely chopped raw materials such as sawdust, straw, paper and sometimes leaves at very high rates. The quality of the log is determined by how high the compaction rate is. When you buy heat logs […]
With winter coming up, it’s important to make sure your shed is going to be able to withstand whatever weather Mother Nature throws at it. Essentially, it is all about properly sealing it, having a drainage solution and ensuring your roofing felt is in top condition. In this article, you’ll find some useful tips on […]
Is your garden ready for the summer? You are probably already thinking about those weekend gatherings, dining al fresco and enjoying the surrounding nature. However, if you feel like something is missing we may know just what you need to make your outdoor space the beautiful and relaxing spot you’ve always envisioned. Timber decking is […]
Although the qualities of hardwood are not universally defined, many of them are known for their density which makes it the perfect material for projects that require high levels of durability and strength. We have put together this informational piece that will hopefully answer all your questions about hardwood including the different types available, […]
Felt helps to protect your shed from different weather fronts and prevents deterioration. It’s important that you re-felt your shed roof if you see any signs of damage, or if your roofing felt is around 10 years old. At around 10 years old, your felt will be showing the signs of weathering and may not […]
A decked area is a perfect space to entertain family and friends during the summer months. However, no matter how presentable the rest of your garden is, dirty, algae-stained decking isn’t the most inviting. There are many solutions for keeping your decking clean and regular cleaning will help the job be less hassle the next […]
Everyone wants their garden to look bright and colourful ready for the summer months, and giving your shed a bit of TLC is a great place to start. Preparing your shed for summer doesn’t need to cost the earth. We’ve put together some of our favourite ways to spruce up your shed. Paint Your Shed […]
Most people purchase a garden shed to use as somewhere to store their gardening equipment, bikes and a collection of dusty outdoor toys. However, in recent years, many people are seeing the potential that these structures have and are converting them so that they provide more than just storage space. Home Office If you are fortunate […]
Sheds provide a great place for storage, a workshop or just an escape, but unfortunately they can also be an easy target for thieves. Here at Sunningdale we understand just how important a shed can be, so we’ve put together a few tips to help you make sure your property is secure.
Despite their names, hardwood and softwood are not actually classified by how hard they are. The distinction is instead related to the type of trees that the wood comes from and the way in which they reproduce. Hardwood comes from broad leaved deciduous trees such as ash, beech, elm, cherry and alder.