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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
09/04/24

Best sheds in Angus: Manufacturer Review 2024

Who’s making the best sheds in Angus? That’s exactly what we’re all here to find out.  I’ve rounded up all...
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Amy Hanlon
13/03/24

Shed Maintenance: How Painting Your Shed Will Help Your Shed Last Longer

While painting your shed might not be the most exciting thing in the world, it’s not only about keeping your...
Aftercare
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Amy Hanlon
28/02/24

What’s the best timber for a wooden garage?

If you’re shopping for a wooden garage you’re definitely going to have questions. Questions about the price of the building....
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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
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
24/01/24

The best shed manufacturers in Dundee 2024

Normally writing a review blog is a long, difficult process. I was expecting to wade through website after website to...
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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
19/12/23

How To Look After Your Shed In Winter

If you want to know how to look after your Shed in winter, you’ve come to the right place. 🎶...
Aftercare
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Amy Hanlon
14/12/23

Log Cabin Garage vs Gillies & Mackay Garage

Welcome to the wonderful world of timber buildings! There are so many different types to research and compare and ponder....
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