How to Build a Shed Base: A Guide

A shed base is, obviously, an essential component of any shed. Knowing how to build a shed a base isn’t something that anyone is blessed with automatically. In fact, most of us are going to need some guidance on how to build a shed base as it is perhaps the most important step in ensuring…

Spider Proofing Your Shed –Yes It Can Be Done

According to a recent survey, 32% of all females and 18% of males in the UK are scared of spiders. Not as many as you might think, eh?! Here at Garden Buildings Direct, our sheds are so great that even spiders love them. Whether it’s a wooden shed, a plastic shed or a metal shed,…

Greenhouse heating this winter

Greenhouse Heating: How To Heat Your Greenhouse For Less This Winter

Growing vegetables and herbs in your garden all year round is something we can only dream of! However, in some regions of the world, the colder months can be detrimental when trying to achieve all-season gardening. This is why greenhouse heating – and efficient heating at that – becomes so crucial during the winter. If…

Designing a log cabin playhouse

Designing a Log Cabin Playhouse For Your Children in 9 Steps

The first step in providing your children with a safe and controlled outdoor environment is investing in a high-quality log cabin. What comes next is transforming the log cabin into something that will add extra fantasy to your little one’s childhood – namely, a log cabin playhouse. Think outside the box and incorporate your children’s…