Painting your shed has many benefits aside from just improving its appearance at the bottom of the garden!
All animal lovers and pet owners will know that sometimes pets and gardens do not mix. A four legged friend’s idea of a harmonious outdoor environment may not coincide with ours. So what can we do to find a happy medium for us all?
Are you thinking of buying a garden building? Preparation before its construction is essential as a good solid base will prolong the life of your shed!
Are you green to Greenhouse gardening? It can be most satisfying growing your own edible produce however there are many variables which could affect the success of your crop. Here is what you need to know!
If you’re green fingered and want to give the wildlife in your garden a helping hand check out these tips for encouraging wildlife into your garden.
We stock a fabulous range of Log Cabins here at Skinners Sheds and we want them to stay just that - fabulous! Here are some aftercare tips to help you and your outdoor building live happily ever after!
Garden Buildings are a great year round alternative to an extension to your home. Giving you extra living or working space a stones throw from your property. Some people are put off by this option believing that garden working and living is only a viable option through the dry summer months. This is not true!
The UK has over 20,000 Beach Huts! They are a seaside favourite and are iconic for their decorative presence along the British coastline.
At Skinners Sheds we always stress how important it is to protect your shed from the elements by installing a strong base before construction, quality roofing and applying a good quality wood preserving treatment annually. However there are other living threats to the longevity of your shed!
Did you know that a whopping 4.2 million of us work from home? A study from Microsoft showed that working from your home increases productivity, improves concentration and in general improves people’s work/life balance, allowing more quality family time.
Skinners Sheds experts are here to help with tips for caring for your shed in the winter.
A greenhouse can extend your gardening calendar and also offer a refuge for some delicate plants over the chilly winter months. So what should you be looking for in a greenhouse?
Before we begin can we add that there are only 16 weeks till Christmas! So it is the time of year to start thinking about getting the garden ready for the Autumn despite the recent summer wave of hot weather!
The purpose of the good old garden shed is changing , sheds are no longer a dumping ground for your garden bits and bobs or a shelter for when the typical British weather decides to be unpredictable whilst you are in the middle of gardening - sheds have upped their game!
So you have purchased a brilliant new shed, its installed and you have filled it with all your bits and bobs and it looks good… it looks so good that it is appealing to more than your average gardener. We are talking about garden thieves.