There are many different heating options available when buying a garden room, one of the most popular being underfloor heating. Underfloor heating is a great choice for a garden room as it offers a comfortable, easy to control heating system, which is discreet and does not obstruct your positioning of furniture. We have been speaking […]
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Have you considered incorporating sun tubes into your garden room project? Many bespoke garden room suppliers offer them as a way of boosting natural light, in an area of the building that might otherwise be a little dark.
Minerva Security offers some great advice on the measures you can take to secure your garden room from unwanted intruders.
Garden rooms are not only spaces for the able-bodied, we can vouch for this being a disabled garden room user. Garden room designers can adapt their designs to make them fully accessible.
Bridge Garden Rooms have recently built this good sized garden office based on their Derwent Range. The Derwent has a striking form with a corner of glazing and covered veranda area on the front elevation.
Garden Spaces have recently completed this striking garden room that has been designed to create inside and outside living space for the family to spend time within their beautiful garden.
Our friends over at Millworks who supply timber cladding to several garden room suppliers have been telling us about a new product they are using to create consistent cladding weathering. The thing with the timber claddings used in garden room design, such as cedar, larch, and Thermowood. As they age, if left unprotected they will […]
Timber cladding is by far the most popular finish for the exterior of a garden room. Timber claddings such as Western Red Cedar and Siberian Larch are popular finishes as they can be fitted and then left to weather, with little maintenance during their long lifespan. The thing is that as these timber claddings age, […]
As well as building garden rooms and living annexes Garden Lodges also design and build commercial buildings. In this article they share details of a recent project to design a large bowls pavilion / community centre.
If you are considering the idea of a solar powered garden room, you need to read this valuable information from a Crusoe Garden Rooms customer who has a solar powered garden room.
Crusoe Garden Rooms have recently completed this garden room in Durham which is solar powered. We haven’t featured many solar powered garden buildings on this site, so its nice to see how a good sized garden room can be powered by one small panel.
Fancy a green roof on your garden room? Well have you considered an artificial option – they look great and need no maintenance. INSITU Garden Offices are offering artificial green roofs for free this summer on garden room orders.
Air conditioning is a becoming a popular option for heating / cooling a garden room. Air con specialists Advantage Air Systems offer some advice to those of you thinking about it.
More and more families are realising that an annexe in the garden is a great way to support older relatives, yet maintain their valuable independence. A granny annexe / micro home can be a practical, yet stylish solution
Sanctum Garden Studios were recently asked by a fashion photographer to build a garden office in his large garden, so he could run his business from it.
We know that many readers of this site are looking of a way to combine a garden room and hot tub to create a great entertainment space. This example by Harrison James is one of the more successful examples we’ve seen.
This pitched roof garden room by Miniature Manor oozes traditional charm. The customer had specific wants from the design including a veranda and a storage area.
Executive Garden Rooms are building up quite a portfolio of granny annexe buildings. This recent build is one of the smaller ones they have designed, sitting on a footprint of just 21.5 square meters.
Modular 105 are known for their quick build time, this garden room was built in just 6 hours – ready for the owner to enjoy a cocktail!
Swift Garden Rooms have sent through details of a recent garden gym build – we think its quite an eye-catching design.