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The advantages of being highly bespoke and what we have learned over many years

We have always refused to take the easier option and use third party manufactured "Structural Insulated…

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Plastered!

You just cannot make up for experience when it comes to quality and skills, they have to be honed over time and taught to the workforce so they can be fast tracked to the skill set required for the particular job in hand. This applies to the order in which the tasks are…

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How's it Overhanging?

We recently did a job near Bristol where the garden room was planned to face directly south. This can cause problems if not taken into account since even though this is what the customer wanted and insisted on, too much sun directly into a relatively small space can be a real issue. Luckily there are ways to compensate ...…

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Kit or caboodle?

Up to now we have been offering nothing but bespoke and complete garden rooms, installed and including a foundation and maybe we should give some more options? Most of our customers want everything…

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Garden Rooms - listening to customers... responding to wishes and whims

So here we have an example of a building that went to London a few weeks back, and along with another, customer wanted it in cedar but stained/colured in "Coastal mist", so of course, this is what she has.…

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'The rain came down, the streams rose, and the winds blew and beat against that house; yet it did not fall, because it had its foundation on the rock.' Matthew 7:24

These days I visit more customers at their homes…

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Pick a shape, any shape... it's 'your' garden office

A month ago I received this picture from a customer. The black rectangle marked out where he wanted to place his building. Believe it or not the black line of that rectangle is 14ft in front of where the two fences meet behind! When I saw this photograph I knew immediately I had to make a site visit.…

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Corner posts in uPVC

Now were are almost exclusively supplying our garden rooms with uPVC and we are finding that most, if not all customers, are preferring not to have white, unless their studio is close to the house and needs to match the paintwork.…

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Sorting out the electrical hook up for a studio office and 'best practice'

A very competent sparky has worked for us on many occasions, we met him through a very discerning customer in London about 5 years ago, his name is Arthur Hunt (threecore).…

Relocated Garden Ostudio Office

Relocation, Relocation and other advantages...

Well, we don't do it very often but we did it again a few weeks ago; we relocated a garden studio that we supplied not long before Christmas in Reading, over to Windsor.…

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