Shed Advice

  1. What is Tongue and Groove?

    What is Tongue and Groove?

    You’ve probably heard of tongue and groove, but what does it actually mean?

    Read on for a technical explanation of tongue and groove, details of its practical use, and how it compares to other types of cladding.

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  2. 10 Shed Accessories for the Ultimate Garden Shed

    10 Shed Accessories for the Ultimate Garden Shed

    Shed accessories can transform a normal garden shed into a great one. Discover the best shed accessories here, including solar lighting, security devices, guttering and more.

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  3. Portable Gas Heaters to Warm Your Shed

    Portable Gas Heaters to Warm Your Shed

    A portable gas heater is essential if you’re going to spend time in a shed, summer house or log cabin during the cold winter months. Find out more about what portable gas heaters have to offer, here.

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  4. Your Guide to Better Shed Insulation

    Your Guide to Better Shed Insulation

    Shed insulation is essential if you’re going to make the most of your garden shed. Find out how to properly insulate your shed here, so that you can enjoy its many benefits the whole year round.

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  5. Garden Workshops: The Hardest Working Sheds

    Garden Workshops: The Hardest Working Sheds

    Garden workshops are not exactly different to sheds, they are more a type of shed. Find out more about what they can offer you here...

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  6. 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.

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  7. 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, arbours and pergolas in between.

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  8. 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?

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  9. Beef Up Your Shed Security

    Beef Up Your Shed Security

    Now is the Time to Bolster Your Shed Security

    Shed security has always been one of the key considerations when maintaining or purchasing a garden shed.

    Now autumn is here and the nights are drawing in, it is more essential than ever to address this issue.

    Expensive garden tools, bicycles and luxury outdoor furniture are like magnets to thieves, and if you don’t secure your shed then you’re asking for trouble.

    Let’s take

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  10. Create a Home Gym in Your Garden Shed

    Create a Home Gym in Your Garden Shed

    The New Year is here. Millions of people around the country have made the famous resolution: to finally get in shape. The excessive consumption of mince pies and wine over the festive period has not helped anybody’s weight loss goals and gym owners will be rubbing their hands together, awaiting a massive influx of new memberships.

    If, however, you’re like me, and the thought of being in an overcrowded gym, waiting 15 minutes just to use one piece of equipment, fil

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