Viewing entries tagged with 'sheds'

Shed of the year 2015

Posted by Martin on 28 April 2015

Do you think your garden building has got what it takes to compete in The Shed Of The Year 2015?  This year's competition, sponsered by Cuprinol, features some fantastic garden buildings.  To enter your building apply at www.readersheds.co.uk also you can view the competition here or see more on the Daily Telegraph's online site here

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Do you think a garden shed is a man's domain? Think again!

Posted by Martin Smith on 5 April 2014

The humble garden shed has generally been considered the domain of the male of the species, in recent years the phrase 'man cave' has sprung up to re-inforce this image. This article blows that theory out of the water!  See what these ladies are using their garden buildings for.... It makes quite a read......

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A shed used a a pub? Surely Not!

Posted by Martin on 5 February 2014

At Jacksons we see some of our quality garden buildings being used for all sorts of different things.  Most of the time, the usual run-of-the-mill storage of bikes, lawnmowers and garden furniture.  Sometimes they are used as home-offices, gyms, hobby rooms but this one tops the lot (admittedly we didn't supply this building!) but I'm sure most people would agree that it's a fine addition to any garden....for the full story click here

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Metal Sheds Keep Your Belongings Safe

Posted by on 17 October 2013

They may lack the rustic charm of garden summer houses, garden rooms and outside workrooms, but metal sheds are becoming increasingly popular as more and more people realise the advantages they offer over their wooden counterparts.

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Garden summer houses- get the most out of your garden all year

Posted by Martin Smith on 16 September 2013

Winter is drawing ever closer which means many of us will be abandoning the garden throughout the cold months until it warms up again in spring time, our tools safely locked away in the wooden shed. At Jacksons Garden Supplies we are passionate about you getting the most out of your garden and believe winter should not be an obstacle to this. In fact, we believe winter is an opportunity to get even more out of your garden and want to take the time to demonstrate how our garden summer houses are a fantastic purchase that can provide enjoyment no matter the season.

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Protect your garden furniture this winter with wooden sheds

Posted by Martin Smith on 30 August 2013

Whilst we have had fantastic weather this summer in the UK, it is highly likely that we are set for another harsh winter. As the old saying goes, prevention is better than cure so make sure you prevent damage to your garden furniture this winter by safely storing them away from the snow, frost and hail in one of our quality wooden sheds.

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Famous people and their sheds

Posted by Martin Smith on 31 March 2013

Some of the finest minds in history from Authors, playwrites, to Inventors, even a Rock Star!  What great books, inventions or music has been born in a humble garden building? Read more here

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What do you use your shed for?

Posted by Martin Smith on 31 January 2013

At Jacksons we sell hundreds of different buildings that can have many different uses.  We have customers that have used their buildings for home offices, home gyms or games rooms.  More often than not they are used for storing everyday garden equipment such as the lawn mower and gardening tools.  Nationwide, the top 5 uses are detailed in this article.

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Rise in thefts from garden buildings in Cumbria

Posted by Martin Smith on 6 December 2012

We recently established that there is a spate of thefts occurring in people's gardens in Cumbria. Here is an article written in the local paper in Cumbria.

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