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Building a hardwood garden house

Are you trying to cultivate the garden and do you still get annoyed by that ugly shed that has, for years, stood in the garden? Then you can choose to apply a bit of paint to the shed, but you can also choose to build a completely new garden house. If you do choose for a new garden house and your preference is wood, you would do well to get a hardwood garden house to put in your garden.

A garden house as storage

Many people who are considering to build a garden house, generally use it for storage. So you can store both tools or bicycles in a hard wooden garden house. When storing valuables, it is advisable to make sure that your garden, or in any case the garden house is secure enough. You could, for example, choose to install good locks and lighting. However, it may well be that you want to build a hard wooden garden house to enjoy great weather in the summer. In that case, you can choose to create a cheap garden shed of fake wood, but why would you do that? While it is a lot cheaper than hardwood, it is also very likely that a garden house of cheap wood has to be replaced long before a hard wooden garden house should be replaced.


Advantages of a hardwood garden house

The name basically says it all, but hardwood really is a lot stronger than other kinds of wood. So if you choose to build a hard wooden garden house, the chances are that it will last a lot longer than a garden house made of soft or imitation wood. In addition, hardwood is a natural product and it radiates. There are many different types of wood on the market that come close to the look of hardwood, but the difference between hardwoods and fake wood is easy to spot.

Building a hardwood garden house

If you have chosen a hard wooden garden house, you'll want to know how to put it together. First of all, ensure you have a good and solid foundation. This can be done by pouring concrete, but you can also choose to utilize hard wooden poles for the structural support of the garden house. If you choose to go with this last option, building a garden house has become an easy task. The hardwood planks are attached to those poles, so the sides can be closed off. This way, you will have a beautiful garden house in no time. However, remember very well what you need to do with the roof. It might be useful to hire a specialist here. This ensures that you can sit comfortable in your dry hardwood garden house in the rain.

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