How To & Technical Advice

  1. Clever Garden Tool Storage Ideas to Try This Year

    Quality garden tools are worth looking after. Clever and careful storage is absolutely necessary. This not only keeps them and you safe from accidents, it also makes them easily accessible as and when you need them.

    Shed Hooks

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  2. Shed Plans To Build Your Shed

    wooden double door shed with doors open sitting on a grey patio with fencing and trees behind

    Follow our guide to building your shed for top tips and example shed plans.

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  3. Do I Need a Shed Base?

    Do I Need a Shed Base?

    The Importance of a Shed Base

    What Does a Shed Base Do?

    Shed bases, whatever they are made out of, need to achieve three things:

    1. The first is to make the ground level.
    2. The
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  4. How to build a garden office

    How to build a garden office

    Work from Your Garden

    More people are working from home than ever and many do so from an office in their garden. And why not? It saves all that tiresome commuting and with internet connections generally being

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  5. How to turn your shed into the perfect storage space

    How to turn your shed into the perfect storage space

    Most sheds are big enough for your needs. Honest. It's just they are crammed with broken garden furniture, antique paint cans and a miscellany of plastic sacks. Not to mention those pieces of random off cuts of wood that will

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  6. What is pressure treatment?

    Vacuum pressure impregnation, often simply referred to as pressure treatment, should be considered as the preferred factory treatment process for the long-term protection of softwood-based garden products; such as garden buildings, fencing, arbours

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  7. Top Shed Security Tips

    a wooden shed door with a bolt and large rusted padlock

    The contents of your shed are more valuable than you realise. Use our top tips for sheds security to keep your garden equipment safe.

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  8. How to store your bike through the winter

    Looking after your bike pays off over time. If you keep it clean, store it well and repair any damage that may occur, you will be the owner of a long lasting, quality bike. You may require cleaning products to ensure your bike is spotless before storing

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  9. How to felt a shed roof

    How to felt a shed roof

    A shed for your gardening supplies and various tools is great. The items are easy to find and out of the way. However, opening the shed and finding that all of the items are wet is not only irritating, it can prove costly as

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  10. How to build a shed base

    A shed base is necessary for sheds to maintain a dry interior, prevent rotting, and keep the shed anchored down during high winds. For this, the shed needs a dry, level foundation. This can be a patio, laying a concrete foundation or paving slaps.

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