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Amy Hanlon
01/02/24

What happens at a Gillies & Mackay Consultation?

You’ve been on our website. You’ve had a good look at the Learning Centre. You even know what sort of...
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Amy Hanlon
11/01/24

How are timber walls constructed?

Why do you need to know how timber walls are constructed? Surely you’re just looking for a shed? But if...
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Amy Hanlon
09/01/24

Should I buy a summerhouse or a garden room?

Among the critical questions to ask yourself in the first full working week of 2024, don’t forget, “Should I buy...
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Amy Hanlon
14/11/23

What sort of timber do Gillies & Mackay use?

What sort of timber do we use in each of our buildings? It’s easy to lose track, given that change...
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Amy Hanlon
14/11/23

What is Radiata Pine ThermoWood?

Don’t you just love it when the title of the blog is full of perplexing words like Radiata Pine ThermoWood? ...
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Amy Hanlon
10/11/23

What is a single-skinned building?

What is a single-skinned building, anyway? It’s easy to forget sometimes that the whole world isn’t as madly obsessed with...
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Amy Hanlon
09/11/23

Should you buy a garden room with composite cladding?

If you’re looking for a garden room with composite cladding this article will tell you everything you need to know...
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Amy Hanlon
02/11/23

Under 12m2 New Garden Rooms vs Blackstone Garden Rooms: What’s The Difference?

A customer said to me yesterday that she’d heard that the sheds are on their way out. I reassured her...
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Amy Hanlon
30/10/23

Why We No Longer Build Uninsulated Summerhouses.

For over 30 years, summerhouses have been the pinnacle of the G&M product range. Your careful purchases meant that summerhouses...
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Amy Hanlon
12/09/23

Do We Use Pressure-Treated Weatherboard?

Pressure-treated timber is best, right? Well, actually, it’s complicated. We’ve been manufacturing and installing garden buildings in Scotland for more...
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