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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

What is the best construction for a Garden Room?

If you’re familiar with Gillies and Mackay, you’ll know we don’t muck around with specification, especially when it comes to...
Buyers Prep
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Amy Hanlon

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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Cara Mackay

Garden Room Maintenance: 3 Top Tips

Maintaining your Garden Room is paramount to the longevity of the building. The better you look after your Garden Room,...
Aftercare
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Cara Mackay

3 Reasons your Summerhouse might be leaking

No one likes a leaky Summerhouse! And our Scottish weather is so unpredictable, with a fair bit of rain to...
Aftercare
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Cara Mackay

New garden building: Dealing with difficult neighbours

Dealing with difficult neighbours when you’re thinking about getting a summerhouse for your garden can seem like a nightmare. Well,...
Buyers Prep
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Cara Mackay

The Best Summerhouse Manufacturers Scotland: Top 3

I ken where you’re at. You’re not just looking for any old summerhouse, you’re looking for the best Summerhouse design....
Buyers Prep
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Cara Mackay

The Best Shed for a Harley Davidson

(Above Image Credit: RMJ Limited – RuggedMotorbikeJeans.com) Is your partner sick to death of Harley parts ‘carefully’ placed on the...
Buyers Prep
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Cara Mackay

Plastic shed vs metal shed vs timber shed: which one is best for you?

Plastic, metal or timber shed? It’s the age-old question when it comes to sorting out your garden storage. Choosing a...
Buyers Prep
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