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Maintaining a garden room

Even if you choose all the low maintenance material options you can when designing your garden room. Our experience tells us that no building can be completely maintenance free.

September 17, 2014 Continue Reading

Garden Room Design Details: Cladding Detailing

In many cases the cladding used on a garden room is the most widely used material and in many cases the most visible, so its important that it looks great! There are some tricks suppliers use to achieve this.

September 11, 2014 Continue Reading

A step by step garden studio build

One of the many benefits of The Stealth range from Sanctum Garden Studios is the speed in which it can be installed. This series of photos shows the progress of the build in roughly hour long intervals. The team started work at 8.30am when the base of the building was installed and was fully completed […]

August 5, 2014 Continue Reading

A garden studio 2 years on

We feature lots of pictures of brand new garden rooms, but what do they look like as they age? Sanctum Garden Studios have sent through details of this garden studio they installed in Preston 2 years ago.

February 28, 2014 Continue Reading

Garden Rooms Magazine

In this issue of Garden Rooms Magazine we look at the various options you have when it comes to cladding, what you can buy on a budget of £12k to £20k and we chat to Booths Garden Studios about their buildings.

September 3, 2013 Continue Reading

Innovations at Garden Spaces

It’s exciting for us to witness new innovations in garden room design, whether they be new design features or the use of cutting edge materials, one of the leaders in garden room innovation is Garden Spaces who consistently are pushing the envelope and coming up with new features.

May 25, 2013 Continue Reading

Garden Room Guttering

There is a debate amongst garden room suppliers over the inclusion of rainwater collection systems in garden room specifications – some suppliers include them as standard whilst others don’t think they are necessary, our opinion is that guttering is a must on garden rooms having witnessed how much water can be collected from even the […]

September 22, 2011 Continue Reading

How does Western Red Cedar age?

Western Red Cedar is by far the most popular cladding for garden rooms, this is because it requires no ongoing maintenance and has a long lifespan. We often write on this guide how Western Red Cedar starts out a reddish brown colour and weathers to a silver grey, but some readers have trouble visualising the […]

September 19, 2011 Continue Reading