Your garden room buying experience can be improved by benefiting from other peoples buying experiences, to this end we talk with Audrey and Paul about buying a garden room from Sanctum Garden Studios:
When did you buy your garden room, office or studio?
What were your requirements for your garden room, office or studio?
A space to be used as an Art studio which was light and with a modern design.
Did you look at other sorts of home extension before settling on a garden room? Why did you choose a garden room over other type of extension?
Yes. We chose a garden room as we wanted a separate structure not connected to our house.
We also wanted to avoid having to submit a planning application.
What made you choose your garden room, office or studio supplier?
Having visited many suppliers around the country, Sanctum Studios offered a well designed structure which fulfilled our needs at a reasonable price.
When we visited Sanctum Studios we were impressed with the example of a garden room that we saw and they were willing to accommodate our requirements.
They were most helpful in answering all our queries.
Does your garden room, office, studio fulfil its intended use?
Is your garden room, office, studio comfortable to use all year round?
Do you have heating or cooling systems, were they supplied with your building or did you add them at a later date?
We had a small back window installed to allow good ventilation and we were assured that the level of insulation would be adequate for use all year round. The insulation was upgraded from the standard spec.
How long did your garden room, office or studio take to build on site, was it straight forward?
2 days. The workmen were excellent.
Would you have done anything different ie specified different materials, altered the design etc?
Do you have to do much maintenance on your garden room, office or studio?
If you could give a prospective customer a piece of advice what would it be?
Go and see the products and talk through your requirements with the suppliers.
Useful advice, if you would like more information about Sanctum Garden Studios visit their website.