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 also you can view the competition here or see more on the Daily Telegraph's online site here

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A Children's Playhouse for £15,000!

Posted by Martin on 1 May 2014

Would you spend £15,000 on a Children's Playhouse?  The attached article shows the 'mega-playhouse' that Pop Star Adele has recently bought for her son.  At Jacksons our great value children's playhouses start from as little as £275 delivered and erected with some of our larger ones costing around £1500, a mere 10% of the cost of Adele's!

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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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Elite Insulated Garden Room used as a home office

Posted by Martin on 31 January 2014

At Jacksons we sell a huge range of quality garden buildings, some of which are insulated and have joinery-made double glazed doors and windows.  These are perfectly suitable for use all year round as a home gym, a hobby room, for summertime relaxing or as a home office like Nick Jones who runs his on-line media business from his Dalbury Elite Building. Read the full artice 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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Embrace the rain this summer with a wooden play house

Posted by Martin Smith on 16 August 2013

This July we have experienced one of the hottest and consistent summers for years. However in typical British style, August has been plagued with showers and grey clouds. Whilst the children have enjoyed a couple of weeks of sun in the school holidays, now the rain has made its all too familiar appearance, it seems unfortunate that the garden will once again be neglected!

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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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