Maintaining Your Garden In Winter

Winter in the gardening diary is a lot quieter than at other times but a sunny day in December can still be an enjoyable time to work in your garden. Here are a few tips for keeping your garden looking it’s best during the winter months and preparing for the return of Spring. Rake fallen leaves off the lawn, allowing light and air to the grass. Spike lawns with a garden fork to improve drainage and aeration. Avoid walking on your lawn when it is blanketed by heavy frost or snow, as this will damage the grass beneath. Continue to collect fallen leavesand add to leaf bins or compost bins to rot down. Pruning dormant plants quite severely will prove beneficial for their growth ...

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Not just a Summerhouse….

Summerhouses are not just for use in the summer they can be used just as much during the long, dark Winter months too, so long as you get the right summerhouse! Now the clocks have turned back an hour and our daylight hours are shorter, it doesn’t have to mean our opportunities to enjoy the great outdoors get shorter too! Your Chelsea Summerhouse can be enjoyed all year round; whatever the weather, whatever time of day or night. Far from being drafty and cold, our luxury cedar summerhouses can be insulated and double glazed and when combined with an electrical pack and heater, provides a lovely, warm and cosy outside space for you to enjoy all year round. Many of ...

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Working From Home…

If you’re thinking of working from home, then a summerhouse garden office tucked away in your garden could be just the solution you’re looking for. If you would love to take the opportunity to quit the commute but you do not have the space indoors to accommodate your ideal working environment, why not move your working space into your outside space and build your very own luxury garden office? Any of the Cheslea Summerhouse range you see on our website are suitable as offices, it just comes down to which style you prefer and the size you need. The Oxford Range of Summerhouses for example offers an alternative to the traditional summerhouse in look and style. Striking in form and ...

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One Year Later…

Adding a Chelsea cedar Summerhouse really can transform your garden and the amount you spend in it. Mr Brown from Cambridge ordered a Wraysbury 10 Summerhouse in October 2016. He recently sent us some photos and the following ‘Our summerhouse has been in use now for one year. We are really happy with it. I feel this is one of the best decisions I ever made, and every penny was well spent. It is giving us a lot of pleasure. It has transformed our garden. Can you please pass our thanks to the team at Chelsea Summerhouses. ‘ 2016                                            ...

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Summerhouse Ideas….

There’s a million and one ways to use a summer house; from a modest but quaint garden shelter to protect against rain and sun, to a fully powered, insulated and connected living space. A garden summer house can be used as your very own special space in all seasons. It can be transformed into a studio for writing, painting or other crafting activities, or can simply become a space for you to relax in and enjoy your leisure time. The possibilities are endless. The position of your summer house is really important. Generally at the far end of the garden is a good place – in the middle could make your garden seem smaller than it is and break up ...

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Feel Good Autumn

‘Feel Good autumn’ is an initiative inspiring people to spend time outdoors. Did you know that spending more time outdoors is a great way to improve your mental health and overall wellbeing? It is claimed that one in four people every year develop anxiety, depression or other related conditions and research studies show that a connection with nature makes us healthier and happier. Having a summerhouse in your garden gives you that outdoor space so you can feel outside while also having shelter. Think what a difference spending time in your garden can make to your quality of life. There are wonderful views that change through the seasons and from day to day as a new selection of flowers comes ...

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Autumn Sale Offer

Autumn is here and it is a great time to consider purchasing a Chelsea summerhouse. For orders placed during October we are offering insulation, electrical pack and plain double glazing included saving up to £2,250as well as enabling you to use your summerhouse all year round. With the option of 12 months interest free credit or Buy Now Pay Winter 2018 and delivery up to Spring 2018, there really isn’t a better time to buy. Our traditional style luxury summerhouses are hand built by British craftsmen from the finest Western Red Cedar (known for it’s durability and resistance to the elements), all summerhouses are built to exacting standards from the finest materials and are expertly finished with a long lasting cedar shingle roof.   Choose from the six sided Windsor ...

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She Sheds…

The man cave is being replaced by the she shed! For an increasing number of women the solution to finding peace and quiet without having to go far is the She Shed, a small a safe-haven tucked at the end of the garden.  After years of being conditioned to think of sheds as a place for a man to hoard his tools and hide away, women are creating their own ‘she sheds’ to carve out a quiet corner away from the demands of family life and children with sticky fingers – with very glamorous results.  Man caves have been built up to be a room (whether that is inside the house or outside in the garden), filled with everything a ...

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Fit For A King!

Chelsea Summerhouses are delighted to have been commissioned to design and install this stunning conservatory for the Head Of A Royal Foreign Family. Selected above over 10 other companies for our unique beautiful design, we couldnt be prouder of the finished product; A free standing conservatory that echoes the garden’s extensive grounds make it the perfect addition. Its unpretentious, naturalistic design is sensitively in keeping with the existing outbuildings and surrounding woodland. This lends the owner a quiet sanctuary of relaxed solitude, the project turns a beautiful garden from summer delight into to year-long enjoyment. If you have a conservatory or summerhouse project you wish to discuss, please call us on 0800 3317742.

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Pool Houses

Over the years, we have had quite a few requests from customers for summerhouses that they can use as a pool house, positioned right next to their outside swimming pool to create a highly idyllic set-up. Pool houses are used for a number of reasons by our customers: some use them as changing rooms, some use them to house the pumps and generator for their pool, some use them to relax in, and some use them as a combination of all the above. Changing Room Need a changing room for your outdoor swimming pool? Why not install a stunning summerhouse to use changing room to the side of the pool, we’ve installed a few in our time. No more running in ...

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