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Tackling Condensation In Your Garden Shed

Why is it that metal sheds suffer from condensation? And timber sheds don’t? And how do you stop condensation in metal sheds? Well, it looks like you’re in the right place. Lucky for you, we’ve already written a helpful guide on insulating your shed. But insulation won’t solve all your problems. So are you thinking…

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How to Paint a Wooden Shed

How do you keep your wooden shed looking its best after going through constant throes of British weather every year? The scorching heat, heavy rainfall, strong winds, and even snowfall. Day in, day out. Like any other building structure, garden sheds go through a lot battling the UK’s weather events. The outcome? Constant wear and…

5 Best Plants To Grow In Your Greenhouse

When growing plants in a greenhouse, there’s a lot you have to consider. For a start, what are the best plants to grow? If you’re looking to buy a greenhouse, then you’re well on the way to your gardening journey. Owning and working away in your greenhouse is rewarding. Especially when you know what to…

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How to Maintain Aluminium Gates (Guide for 2021)

Why buy aluminium gates? They’re not as strong and durable as wrought iron, right? And they don’t offer the same rustic aesthetic as wooden gates. Well, we’ve already spoken about why aluminium gates are great. But one of their biggest draws is maintenance. Aluminium gates are easier to maintain than their alternatives and they last…