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We get all kinds of questions from our amazing customers, and for the last few years we've been answering the majority of them on our blog.

We've compiled all these posts into the Gillies & Mackay Buyer's Guides – simply head to the area you're looking for and get your questions answered!

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Cara Mackay

Garden Rooms Edinburgh: who are the best manufacturers?

Who we’ll review in this blog… 1. UrbanPods2. Outside In Garden Rooms3. Scottish Garden Rooms4. Premium Garden Rooms Scotland5. PanelTech...
Buyers Prep
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Amy Hanlon

Can I have double glazing in a summerhouse?

You’re looking for a summerhouse. Not just any summerhouse – a really great summerhouse. You’ve got a wee dream of...
Buyers Prep
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Nicola Hutchison

The Best Small Corner Summerhouse: 7×7 and 8×8 corner designs

Ah sheddie, the small corner summerhouse. A perfect garden place for one. A discreet petite magical hideaway. What are your...
Buyers Prep
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Cara Mackay

The Best Garden Room Manufacturers in Perth

Perth Garden Room Review JML Garden RoomsRevolution Garden RoomsGarden Room Warehouse Let’s goooo!!  Hello Perth and the surrounding areas –...
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Nicola Hutchison

Painting your Timber Building: Avoiding UV Damage

We often get asked – how can I keep my shed a more natural colour? You don’t want any of...
Aftercare
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Nicola Hutchison

Ground Screws vs Slabbed Base: Which is best for a shed or summerhouse? 

Choosing a shed or summerhouse base can be challenging and in this current climate price is everything. Over the last...
Buyers Prep
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Cara Mackay

What kind of base do you need for your timber garden building?

Aye,  We’re all thinking about it. It’s time to get organised – get our garden in check and start preparing...
Buyers Prep
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Cara Mackay

Garden Office: Business Expenses, Business Rates and Planning Permission

You’ve made the decision! It’s goodbye to the in-town office block, costing more than a 3-bed flat, and you’re all...
Buyers Prep
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Nicola Hutchison

Should you add electricity to your shed or summerhouse?

Should you add electrics to your shed or summerhouse? It’s a big question when you’re planning out your shedlife. It’s...
Buyers Prep
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Cara Mackay

How much does a small summerhouse cost?

You’re looking for a small Garden Summerhouse that’s just the right fit for you and maybe a pal or a...
Buyers Prep
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