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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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Amy Hanlon
10/04/24

When does a garden shed need planning permission?

Does a garden shed need planning permission? Good question, and one that’s not always immediately clear.  In the majority of...
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Amy Hanlon
04/03/24

How to tell if you’re buying a solid shed.

Solid as a rock might be one of the oldest cliches out there. But as far as similes go, it’s...
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Amy Hanlon
01/02/24

3-Tier Shed or Garage?

3-Tier Shed or Garage is finally an example of a question that is fairly straightforward! Every other question starts off...
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Amy Hanlon
13/01/24

How long will an expensive shed last?

How long will an expensive shed last? One day there will be a quick, simple answer to one of these...
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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
06/08/23

What Does Roof Pitch Mean?

Sometimes we forget that not everyone loves sheds quite as much as we do. We talk about roof pitch and...
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Amy Hanlon
28/03/23

How long does a cheap shed last?

Are you looking for a cheap wooden shed? We’re all looking for ways to save money right now, aren’t we?...
Buyers Prep
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Cameron Sale
12/10/21

Does my shed need a base?

Buying a shed can feel like a daunting task, especially if you’ve never bought one before. There is so much...
Buyers Prep
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Cara Mackay
06/08/17

3 reasons why your Shed might be leaking

Your shed’s leaking and it’s causing no end of problems… but what can the cause be and is it fixable? ...
Aftercare
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Cara Mackay
31/07/17

How often do you have to re felt your Shed?

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Aftercare
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