Product Advice

  1. It's Never Too Late to Buy a Summer House

    It's Never Too Late to Buy a Summer House

    Why Buy a Summer House at All?

    There’s nothing quite like owning a summer house. They provide extra living space, enhance your time in the garden and add value to your home.

    Comfortable, stylish, functional. A place to relax, entertain or work. Garden summer houses have it all.

    There's also never a wrong time to buy a summer house. Really? Even after the summer has finished? Most definitely. Let's take a look at why...

    5 Reasons to Buy a Summer House Even at the End of Summer

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  2. Why You Need a Patio Heater or Fire Pit

    Why You Need a Patio Heater or Fire Pit

    A Patio Heater or Fire Pit Warms Your Garden Once Summer’s Over

    The summer might be drawing to a close but that doesn’t mean you have to head back indoors and hibernate until next spring. A patio heater or fire pit can provide the comfort and warmth you need to extend your time outdoors well into autumn and beyond.

    So, if the end of summer has left you melancholy, let the following scenarios warm your heart and fill you with excited anticipation of the rest of the year.

    Reasons to Buy A Patio Heater or Fire Pit

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  3. Why Your Next Shed Should Be A Plastic Shed

    Why Your Next Shed Should Be A Plastic Shed

    Plastic Shed Now Means Premium Shed

    Plastic sheds used to be viewed as the poor relations of wooden and metal sheds. This is no longer the case.

    Whether it comes to utilising the latest technology or sporting an eye-catching, contemporary design, plastic sheds now lead the way.

    Plastic Sheds Boast Many Benefits

    Combine this with plastic’s relatively low cost, ease of assembly and maintenance, and you’ve got the makings of an unbeatable garden storage shed. And if you’re concerned about the impact of plastic on the environment, you’ll be pleased to know that many of our plastic sheds are built using fully-recyclable materials.

    Furthermore, when you see the latest plastic sheds, you probably won’t recognise them as plastic at all.

    The Advantages of Plastic Sheds 


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  4. A Gazebo Adds Luxury to Your Garden

    A Gazebo Adds Luxury to Your Garden

    You Know You’ve Made it When You Own a Gazebo

    Gazebos are real standout garden buildings, aren’t they?

    Sheds, greenhouses and summer houses all fulfil essential roles, but there’s something uniquely special about owning a garden gazebo.

    A gazebo is such a versatile garden feature, offering you a place to entertain friends, dine alfresco with the family, relax with a good book, or simply shelter from showers - all in contemporary style and with a bit of panache. 

    When a gazebo sits proudly in your garden, you know, and everyone else knows, that you’re not afraid to embrace luxury.

    5 of Our Luxurious Garden Gazebos

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  5. Should I Buy a Summer House or a Log Cabin?

    Should I Buy a Summer House or a Log Cabin?

    Are Summer Houses and Log Cabins the Same?

    Nowadays, because of changes in design and the emergence of hybrid models, the difference between summer houses and log cabins can be a bit of a grey area.

    However, when it comes to choosing your perfect garden building, the following principles will help you narrow down your options and determine whether you should begin your search with summer houses or log cabins.

    Common Differences Between a Summer House and a Log Cabin

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  6. Your Guide to Wooden Garden Benches with A Wow Factor

    Your Guide to Wooden Garden Benches with A Wow Factor

    Everybody Needs a Garden Bench

    A garden bench is just a plain bench seat, right? Wrong! We have wooden garden benches for sale that are specifically tailored for every type of garden and every conceivable taste. Furthermore, we stock wooden benches to cater for everything that our customers enjoy about their gardens. Keen to find out more? Then please read on…

    The Forest Timber Garden Tree Seat, positioned on a patio, around a tree trunk.

    Different Types of Wooden Bench

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  7. 5 Small Summer Houses for Sale Under £900

    5 Small Summer Houses for Sale Under £900

    Benefits of All Summer Houses 

    Wouldn’t it be wonderful to have your own small summer house - a hideaway where you can escape the competing demands of the modern world?

    Safely tucked away within the grounds of your family home, a garden summer house is the perfect place for you to relax and unwind.

    The 7x5 Shire Lumley Superior Wooden Garden Summerhouse, painted teal and cream, situated on a patio, with plant pots at either side.

    A Summer House Just for You

    What type of summer house would you ch

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  8. Garden Furniture Ideas

    Garden Furniture Ideas

    Garden Furniture Ideas Just for You

    As summer begins and we spend more of our time outdoors, comfortable garden furniture is a must.

    A couple of tired-looking camping chairs, full of holes and with wonky legs, just won’t do if you've taken the trouble to make the rest of your garden look just so.

    In order to properly enjoy your time outside and keep your garden looking at its best, we recommend investing in some of our exquisite outdoor furniture.

    The Rowlinson Hampton Wooden Garden Companion Seat, situated in a beautif

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  9. Which Garden Building is Best for Me?

    Which Garden Building is Best for Me?

    Choosing a Garden Building 

    As any homeowner and Buy Sheds Direct website regular will know, nowadays there is a huge choice of garden buildings for sale, ranging in size from compact storage units to giant garages, and encompassing all sorts of wonderful greenhouses,

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  10. Top 5 Best 8x6 Sheds

    Top 5 Best 8x6 Sheds

    If you’ve never purchased a shed before, choosing the optimal size, design, and material for your requirements can be a little overwhelming – there are almost innumerable options on the market.

    Picking a size is a great place to start.

    Which is the most popular shed size?

    8x6 sheds are amongst our most popular size of shed. Big enough to provide ample storage space for your outdoor furniture, lawnmower and garden tools, yet not so large as to dwarf more modest gardens, they provide the best of both worlds.

    So, without further ado, here are

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