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Fun Facts About Sheds (Infographic)

If you or the children want to know some fun facts about sheds, then you’re in the right place. We’ve scoured the internet and scratched our brains to bring you a ‘fun facts about sheds’ infographic and quiz! Check it all out, below! Fun Shed Facts (Infographic) More fun facts about sheds And if you liked…

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Playhouses – The Ultimate Guide

Here at Garden Buildings Direct, we’re strong advocates for why children need to play outdoors. Heck, some of our favourite memories come from climbing trees and eating dirt. (Ok maybe don’t tell your kids to do the second one). But we’re also realistic that there are only so many fun activities you can come up…

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May Day Weekend Gardening and Shed Ideas

What three words does everybody want to hear? If you answered, ‘I love you’ – sadly, you’re wrong! The correct answer is in fact: Bank. Holiday. Weekend.  And with May Day weekend upon us and the good weather finally here (fingers crossed) it’s time to get back out to the shed. We’re brimming with spring…

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An Expert’s Guide To Choosing The Perfect Playhouse

Are you thinking about purchasing a playhouse? If so, then you’re in the right place. Whether you’re looking to buy a plastic playhouse or a wooden Wendy house, there are things to consider when choosing the perfect one. The most expensive playhouse isn’t necessarily going to make the best outdoor toy because of price alone….

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How to Grow a Child’s Playhouse

The fun and pure joy that a playhouse can bring to a child’s early years creates memories that last a lifetime. Not only does a playhouse encourage imagination and creativity, but spending time playing outdoors also sets a child up with a stronger immune system and a healthier start overall.  While a quality wooden playhouse…