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Whitewood vs Redwood: Which Wood is Best for a Garden Shed?

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So, you’re in the market for a Shed. You’ve been looking around the web, and you’ve noticed something quite odd: loads of companies build their Garden Sheds completely differently from others.  And you’re wondering, why that is…🤔 Further to this, you’re noticing that almost every company either uses “whitewood” or “redwood” for their Sheds.  So, what is the difference, and which one should you have a shed built with? When picking what Shed is right for you there’s a lot to take in. From the type of wood used to the thickness of the wood, and even to the way that the Shed fits together, it all matters.  So I know exactly what you’re wondering: Why is every Shed construction …

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Big Timber Shed vs Garage: What is the Difference?

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So, you’re in the market for a garden building. Maybe some storage, maybe a workshop, maybe even a vehicle? Sounds like you’ve come to the right place. But there’s one problem: timber shed vs garage, you’re not 100% sure which one you need. You know that they are two different things, but you’re not quite sure how. This is a common dilemma. There have been so many occasions where someone has got a Shed SO huge that they may as well have got a Garage.  It’s a tricky one. And that’s absolutely fine, it’s sometimes hard to know what’s what. So I know the kind of questions you have right now:  What is a Garden Shed? What is a Timber Garage? …

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Summerhouse vs Garden Room: What’s the Difference?

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Right folks, you’re in the market for a garden space to spend #ShedLoads of time in. That’s fantastic stuff, and you’ve come to the right place. But there’s one thing bugging you. You just cannot decide if you want a Garden Room or a Summerhouse.  We know that you’re wondering about loads of things… What is a Summerhouse?  What is a Garden Room?  How can each of them be used? What is actually the difference between a Summerhouse and a Garden Room?  All completely valid questions, folks. Initially, it does seem difficult to make key distinctions between these two types of buildings. However, bear with us today and we’ll walk you through EVERYTHING that separates a summerhouse from a garden …

Shed vs Summerhouse: What is the Difference?

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So, you’re at the stage where you’ve decided you need SOMETHING in your garden, but you’re not quite sure what. You’re thinking shed vs summerhouse, what’s the difference? You’re most likely asking the following questions: Do I need a Summerhouse? Do I need a Shed? Do I need both? What’s actually the difference between a Shed and a Summerhouse?  Over the years, I’ve met so many people that were just completely stuck on this problem.  Well, if you guys are in a similar situation to those previous Sheddies, then you’ve come to the right place. Basically, you’re looking for some clarity on what’s what, and that’s absolutely normal! There’s always a bit of confusion around what each one actually is, …