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What Is The Difference Between Apex & Pent Sheds?

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A shed is a handy spot for storing gardening tools, outdoor furniture, and seasonal equipment – or in many cases, anything that won’t fit inside the house. Although you might not recognise the names, apex and pent sheds are two of the most popular shed styles. The majority of sheds are either apex or pent, […]

10 Uses For Your Garden Shed

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Sheds are not just there to store some old garden tools, there are so many creative ways to make your garden shed into something much more exciting. These are 10 different ways you can use your garden shed. Gym If you can afford the payment of the equipment, an at-home gym is an excellent option. […]

A Guide to Buying the Right Shed

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Buying a shed can be a big commitment and a bit overwhelming with all the options. This guide should help you figure out what type of shed would be best for you. Material The most common materials for sheds are wood, plastic or metal. All of these are excellent options but all come with their […]

Heat Logs vs Normal Logs – Which is Best?

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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 […]

How To Prepare Your Shed For Winter

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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 […]

Which Timber Is Best For Decking- Softwood vs Hardwood

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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 […]

Hardwood Types, Uses, Advantages & Disadvantages

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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, its […]

How to Re-Felt a Shed Roof

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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 […]

How To Clean Your Timber Decking

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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 […]

How To Brighten Up Your Shed For Summer

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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 […]