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Top Reasons You Need a Garden Summerhouse

Over the years, the demand for garden summerhouses has increased multiple times, because of a simple fact that they add more value to your home. Summerhouses are not only important for adding a magical touch to your garden, but they help in bringing a unique elegance to your abode.

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How Can a Shed Help You with Spring Gardening?

With Spring already here, it’s time for you to get to your garden and start preparing it for gardening, when it’s not raining all the time of course. Today, it’s very common that a garden owner also has a shed to store tools and such.

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Celebrate The New Year With A Brand New Garden Shed

The New Year is officially here and we are already on our way to February meaning it is time to make sure we are going to make the most of this year.

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Reasons To Invest In A Built To Order Garden Shed

Finding the perfect shed can take time and effort. You want something that will work for you, your garden and your space without having to spend an arm and a leg.

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Uses For A Garden Shed In Winter

It might seem strange to be thinking about your garden sheds when the snow is falling and the rain is pouring. For many, the winter season means staying indoors, hiding from the cold and waiting for Christmas. But why shouldn’t it mean spending time in your garden, enjoying the beautiful winter nights?

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4 Reasons to Invest In a Dog Kennel

For many people, their dogs are as much a part of the family as anyone else. They are there all day long, are a man’s best friend (or so they say) and always ready, willing and able to accompany you on a walk to the shops or a stroll in the autumn chill.

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Where Should You Put Your Garden Office

You have decided that enough is enough, you are sick of tired of working from home in your dining room surrounded by distractions. You know the time is right for you to purchase your garden office but which one to choose and where exactly to place it in your garden.

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Why your garden needs a summerhouse?

It may seem like the summer has been and gone, the sun has taken an early holiday and gone off to work on his tan somewhere else. But you may still have time to enjoy your garden, be out in the open and see a glimmer of some good weather.

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Why Pinewood over Sheet for Sheds & Outdoor Buildings?

When it comes to choosing the type of wood to use for your garden shed, summerhouse, workshops or any other wooden construction it’s important to understand the compositions of different wood types. This will make sure you choose the right wood material to last the duration.

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Tips for a Tidy Shed

With summer here, or what appears to be our version of summer, you have probably thought about heading down to the shed to do a bit of gardening. However, you have more than likely opened the door of your shed and been greeted with dust, clutter and a general disorganised mess that has been gathering over the last few months.

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Accessorising Your Summerhouse

With summer only around the corner it time to get ready in preparation for those long warm, hazy days relaxing in the sunshine, entertaining guests and eating alfresco.

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Sheds of Grey – Our Favourite Unique Sheds

The relationship between men and their sheds has been a long standing and resilient love affair that has provided them with a place to escape the confines of the marital home, and it certainly seems to be increasing in popularity over the past few years.

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Keeping Your Garden Office Operational in Winter

A garden office is the perfect solution for creating a workspace that doesn't infringe on your home life.

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Garden Sheds To Kick In The New Year

The garden shed has evolved from the thing that holds everything from the family bikes to spiders into being a useful and sought after building

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Sheds As Creative Spaces

Though the shed is predominantly and lovingly used as storage for tools and equipment to make sure your garden remains in tiptop shape, the humble shed has often been co-opted by some of our most creative minds as an escape from the distractions of day to day life.

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Working from Home with a Garden Office

With so many people now working flexibly or even permanently from home, and so many self-employed people running small businesses from home, demand for home offices is high.

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Children's Playhouse - Every Kids Dream

To a child an outdoor playhouse is the kind of stuff dreams are made of and here at York Timber we take a closer look at the essentials for consideration if you award your child or children this small piece of heaven.

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Top unusual uses for your Garden Shed

Aside from the usual uses for your shed, there are other things you can do with it.

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Summer's Over - Use your Shed Wisely

Whilst we have been enjoying the beautiful British weather, the last thing on all of our minds, and rightly so, has been the upkeep of our shed - well now is, with regret, exactly the time we need to think with the dark long winter nights looming...

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Every Month is BBQ Month

You may well think this blog is out of date, can I please advise you to read on as that really isn't the case...

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Selecting Your Dog Kennel

Getting a dog is one of the most rewarding experiences a person can have. It is all about you giving it a good life and the best conditions to make it look healthy and attractive. That is why it is so important to have the best type of kennel for your dog.

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Summer Lovin' Happended So Fast

If you grew up watching the movie Grease, it’s likely that you’ll have noticed just how much fun everybody was having. One of the main reasons everybody seems to be so happy in the film is because of the glorious weather that forms a backdrop to almost every scene...

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Use a Summerhouse to make your Allotment more than a Vegetable Patch

With the warm weather here, there is no better time to spend down at your allotment. For all those green fingered people amongst us, growing your favourite fruits and vegetables can bring a lot of joy.

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Preside over your own little garden ecosystem!

Keen gardeners usually enjoy a pretty positive relationship with nature. They landscape their gardens with a view to showing off just what the plant world is capable of achieving given a bit of educated nurturing and the perfect conditions in which to thrive.

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How To Make Your Shed And Garden More Appealing

There is a lot of truth in the suggestion that the garden of a property can offer a considerable insight into character of the person responsible for it. For example, a garden that is beautifully maintained is highly likely to be the mark of a dedicated and meticulous individual. Whilst innovative and quirky garden designs can also be the indication of a homeowner who is expressive and creative.

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Ten Great Shed Designs

Almost regardless of where you travel to in the world you are fairly likely to come across a facility that makes use of a shed in one way or another. The garden is naturally the typical setting in which a shed will be installed and although many people like to stick to the conventional look with a feature like this there are so many creative and innovative designs out there.

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