Flat pack garden room extensions are becoming a popular way to extend your house, this extension by Garden Rooms UK created 23 sqm of additional living space, and only took 3 weeks to build.
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Garden room extensions to you house can add valuable living space for a growing family, Garden Rooms UK have experience in building garden rooms attached to the house, both large and in this case small!
If you are looking to buy a garden room then you should head to Birmingham’s Excel this weekend for Grand Designs Live where several of the companies we regualrly feature on this site will be exhibiting their products.
What is your most popular garden office design?
Our most popular Garden Office design to date has been our FREELANCER 2 model, with a internal size of 9m2 and a all inclusive price of £5,995.00 installed its a winner.
Why does your design make the perfect garden office, how have you made it user friendly?
The freelancer 2 is our larger model giving a cost effective light airy comfortable place to work all year round.
How do your garden offices comply with Planning Permission?
We find being under 2.5m high we have never had an installation which needed a planning application
What size garden office do you recommend for one worker to work comfortably?
Our Freelancer 1 at £4,995 installed ready to go is 7m2 of comfortable all year round working space
And for two workers what size garden office do you suggest?
Our Freelancer 2 is 9m2 for £5,995 installed and ready for up to two workers comfortably.
Are the foundations included in the price, if so what type?
Yes, our prices are all inclusive with NO hidden costs or extra charges
Are your garden offices suitable for year round use? What type of insulation do you use? How thick are your walls?
Our Garden Offices our highly insulated, with 50mm kingspan rigid insulation in the floor/ walls/ roof and argon filled upvc double glazing they make a comfortable all year round work place.
What is the exterior cladding on your garden offices?
The exterior is tanalised tongue and groove pine cladding finished in a choice of colours giving years of zero maintenance.
What is the roof covering?
We bond a single piece of rubber E P D M to our roof sub decking board.
What is the interior lining and floor covering?
Interior walls are finished with our solid wipe clean white wall boards, while our floors of covered in a quality cushion vinyl flooring ( choice of colours )
How many electrical sockets do you include as standard?
Our ready to go electrics give four double sockets
What sort of lighting do you use in your offices, why have you chosen this type?
Our ready to go electrics provide for 2 six foot fluorescent fittings
Do you include heating in your garden office as standard, if so what type?
We find the small electric wall heater we provide as standard is ample even in winter, providing a all year round comfortable working environment
Broadband and telephone are important in a garden office, how do buyers get these to the office?
We find the wireless router option is by far the best value for money.
What optional extras would you recommend to create the perfect office setup?
We generally find all our clients needs have been met with our standard package
What is the lead time on your garden offices?
Our Garden Offices are a stock item, so allowing for busy periods i anticipate you having your Garden Office up and running within two weeks of completion of order.
What is the typical on site build time?
As our Garden Offices our built in our factory quality controlled environment we typically complete installation in one day
How much does a typical one person office cost?
Our Freelance 1 costs £4,995
How much does a typical two person office cost?
Our Freelancer 2 costs £5,995
Are there any hidden extras? (planning fees, electrical hookup etc)
ABSOLUTELY NO HIDDEN EXTRAS
What is the lifespan of your garden offices, is there any ongoing maintenance?
Expected lifespan upto 20 years
What guarantees come with the office, are they free?
All our Garden Offices come with our 10 year manufacturers warranty
If you could give a buyer one piece of advice about buying a garden office, what would it be?
Which ever Garden Office provider you choose ensure the quality of the build, paying special attention to the insulation specification, it will save you money in the long run.
Want to learn more? Give Garden Offices UK a call on 08001488063 or visit their website www.gardenofficesuk.com for more information.
Like their extension buildings these garden rooms have a contemporary feel with sloping roof, and the front elevation fully glazed with a combination of doors and windows.
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Garden Rooms UK install their standalone garden rooms throughout the UK, and their website www.gardenroomsuk.co.uk is worth a visit.
[box type="info"]UPDATE 17 March 2014
This article was written about Garden Rooms UK, we haven’t heard anything from them since June 2011, and we are not sure if they are still trading so we have removed the article.
If you are looking for a Garden Room Extension we suggest you look at www.swiftorg.co.uk and www.ukwoodstyle.com both of whom are currently building garden room extensions.[/box]