Bi-fold doors are a popular option in garden room design as they fold back to open up a large section of wall. If your budget allows, using two sets of bi-folds can open up a whole corner of the building. Creating a great inside-outside connection.
There are several different systems used in garden room construction. This page gathers together different articles that showcase different aspects of the build-up, a design detail or a particular material being used.
There are design tricks you can use to ensure that your garden room is a comfortable space to spend time during a heatwave. Often our concern is will the room be warm in winter, but with our summers becoming hotter, we need to consider that too.
When you could buy a good sized summerhouse for around £1,200, why would you spend at least ten times as much on a similar sized garden room? Isn’t the term ‘garden room’ just describing a posh summerhouse, that sits at the end of the garden? Well, there are at least 10 differences between summerhouses and garden rooms.
If you want to maintain the ‘new’ look of you Cedar cladding, you need to decide quickly as exposure to sunlight will start to change its colour. We were surprised that even a weeks exposure to strong sunlight can cause a change in colour.
Soudstop.co.uk offer some top tips on the elements you might want to include in your garden office specification to create soundproof room.
This is an unusual project, an artists studio on stilts so that it could be built on a floodplain. Timeless Garden Rooms have incorporated several bespoke features including a kitchenette with double Belfast sink, a storage area and metal treads on the staircase.
There is a new option for garden room cladding, LP Strongcore which is distributed in the UK by Hawthorn Timber. New to the UK it has been widely used in the USA on houses and garden buildings. You can see it on display on three buildings at the National Homebuilding & Renovation Show.
Garden2Office is one of the few garden room companies who offer a seamed metal roof on their pitched roof buildings. They specialise in Swedish garden rooms and their Malmo range which is a contemporary barn style building, features this durable and attractive finish.
When choosing the exterior cladding for your garden room, your main choices will be the material and the colour, but you might like to think about the direction the boards are fixed too, as this can also effect the appearance.
This tweet by JML Garden Rooms proves how well insulated garden rooms can be. If heat was escaping the snow would have quickly melted.