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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!

We're constantly working on new content to help Sheddies like you find what you're looking for. So, if there's anything you can't find here, ping us a message and we'll get you sorted.

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Nicola Hutchison
06/07/21

Best Summerhouse Manufacturers in Dundee: Top 4

AND… We’re back! We’ve missed you Sheddies. It’s been a while since we’ve done a reviews blog and you’re always...
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Kieran Bain
06/07/21

What is the best timber thickness for a timber building in Scotland?

Stop me if I’m wrong, but you’ve been looking around for a timber building and noticed that almost every different...
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Nicola Hutchison
15/06/21

Felt vs shingles vs steel: what is the best roofing material for a shed?

So you’ve decided that you really want a G&M shed (or other timber building), we can’t blame you really…but have...
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Nicola Hutchison
16/05/21

Where do Gillies & Mackay deliver to?

Desperate to become a sheddie but how sure where we deliver? Let’s sort that out for you…....
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Nicola Hutchison
04/05/21

What type of shed is right for me? Apex vs Pent vs Potting Shed

You’ve decided on a shed. Well you’re in the right place. Let’s look at which type of shed is right or you…...
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Nicola Hutchison
22/04/21

What Style of Timber Building Is Right For Me?

Thinking about getting a timber building, but no idea where to start? We’ve got you covered. ...
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Nicola Hutchison
25/03/21

What kind of base do you need for your Gillies & Mackay shed?

If there’s one thing we want, it’s to ensure that everything goes as smoothly as possible on the day of...
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Nicola Hutchison
16/03/21

How our materials contribute to the cost and longevity of your G&M

We put a lot of love and hard-work into our buildings and customer care. At Gillies & Mackay we manufacture...
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Nicola Hutchison
02/03/21

Site Access: How To Make Sure We Can Deliver Your G&M Building

You’ve ordered your G&M building. Painstakingly waited months for it to be delivered. And then… there is a problem delivering...
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Nicola Hutchison
10/02/21

The Gillies & Mackay Lead Time Explained

Take us back to the good ol’ pre COVID days eh! When oor lead time was only about 12 weeks...
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