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.
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.
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.
This tweet by JML Garden Rooms proves how well insulated garden rooms can be. If heat was escaping the snow would have quickly melted.
There is a new timber cladding option when buying a garden room: Red Grandis. Red Grandis is a hardwood that is being chosen as an alternative to Western Red Cedar cladding.
Incorporating a cat flap into a garden room wall is becoming a new trend, at least with Sanctum Garden Studios customers.