With the devastating fire at Grenfell Tower in London, fire safety is on a lot of garden room buyers minds at the moment. They are concerned that the insulation and cladding systems said to be at fault at Grenfell Towers are similar to those used in garden room design.
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Interesting guest post by the team at www.permaroof.co.uk about Firestone EPDM, finish that is chosen by many garden room designers for the roof of their buildings.
Useful guest post from Findley Roofing & Building about the popular EPDM roof covering commonly used on contemporary style garden rooms
Composite wood garden rooms are a great option is you are looking for a garden room that doesn’t need any annual maintenance and will look the same in five years as it does today.
The new Grey Siberian Larch cladding offered by Garden Spaces not only looks sharp today but will weather at an even rate without looking patchy
Garden rooms are designed in such a way that they can be transported along the tightest of access routes into your garden. If need be a garden room can be moved through your house.
INSITU Garden Offices designed this garden studio in Central London. The site was considered too tricky by several other designers, but the INSITU team were up for the challenge.
Dura Cladding would be a great option for a garden rooms cladding. It has the look of Cedar cladding but will retain it’s original colour without the need for maintenance.
The team at Garden Spaces have had a very busy time designing and building garden rooms tailored to their customer’s needs and tastes.
A new condenser-less air conditioning is being adopted by garden room suppliers. It is a discreet unit which removes the need for an ugly outdoor condenser unit.
It is becoming increasingly popular to incorporate a toilet or shower room in a garden room, to make it self-contained. It is relatively easy to create a room within a garden room, and it needn’t steal too much space from the main living area
Executive Garden Studios were tasked with building a garden room on a slope which might have been considered tricky by some. But with foundation design it was easily overcome.
Three years after buying a Contemporary Garden Room this customer updated the building with a green roof covering.
Earlier today we pointed you in the direction of our top tips of garden room suppliers to check out this week at Grand Designs Live. One of our top picks, Garden Spaces has just sent through some images live from the show.
Siberian larch cladding can offer a lot of character to a garden room, as this example by Swift Garden Rooms shows.
If you like the idea of self-building a garden room, we have a guide to help you. Curt followed the guide and 3 months later had completed this fantastic home cinema.
Garden Spaces share with us how they can make use of sun tubes when designing your garden room to create additional natural light in your building.
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 […]
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.