The Buy Sheds Direct Blog

  1. 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

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  2. Wooden Garden Bench Easter Giveaway

    Wooden Garden Bench Easter Giveaway

    Here at Buy Sheds Direct, we’re giving you the chance to win a Fabulous Forest Rosedene Wooden Garden Bench 5' x 2'

    Add a touch of class to your outdoor dining experience w

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  3. School Gardening Giveaway

    School Gardening Giveaway

    It's GIVEAWAY TIME here at Buy Sheds Direct!

    Win a Garden Bundle for Your Child’s Primary School!

    All you have to

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  4. A Beginner’s Guide to Allotments

    vegetable beds in a large public allotment

    If you're considering finding an allotment or are already on the waiting list, read this guide before you get started.

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  5. Which Garden Building is Best for Me?

    a green summerhouse with a lady standing in the open door way and a rear shed area with door open

    Choosing a Garden Building 

    As any homeowner and Buy Sheds Direct website regular

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  6. Top 5 Best 8x6 Sheds

    an 8x6 wooden shed in a garden setting

    The 8x6 shed is a top favourite among British gardeners. Take a look at our favourite five 8x6 sheds and why it's such a popular size.

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  7. Climbing Plants for Arbours

    Climbing Plants for Arbours

    Unclothed, an arbour adds beautiful structure and presence to any garden. Acting as a focal point, it’s somewhere for your eye to stop - a full stop in a garden design. 

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  8. Outdoor Living in the Night Garden

    Outdoor Living in the Night Garden

    Picture this scene…

    It’s been one of those glorious days, where the late-summer sun hung lazily in the blue, cloudless sky, completely uninterrupted, from the

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  9. Our Top 3 Children’s Playhouses

    Our Top 3 Children’s Playhouses

    The benefits of outdoor play for children are numerous, and well documented. But, living in such a technology-dominated world, it’s becoming more difficult to prise children away from t

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  10. Looking After Your Garden in A Heatwave - Take Care, It’s Hot Out There

    Looking After Your Garden in A Heatwave - Take Care, It’s Hot Out There

    Hotter than Tahiti, Brazil and Cor-phew! Headlines scream ‘heatwave’ as gardens plead for help. It is warm and dry so here's what to do to keep things happy in the garden: water, obviously, is required and in the absence of rain your hosepipe will be on red alert. Use water wisely and only water plants that need water! Established trees and shrubs will be fine in the dry weather but baskets, containers and anything newly planted will need your help. And leave your lawn alone as, yes, it will turn beige but equally, yes, it will turn green when it rains again.

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