Shed Base Company has many useful hints and tips on how to install a plastic shed base. Many of these are posted within our blog pages. All blogs posts are aimed to help the decerning gardener to create the most amazing features they will be proud of to call their hard work and amazing creation.
With summer almost behind us and the bad weather quickly approaching there has never been a more important time to ensure your Shed, Greenhouse, Log Cabin or other garden building is supported by the correct base. Winter is right around the corner and with winter comes rain and more bad weather increasing the chance of your garden building rotting. Our fully recycled plastic base allows rain to drain away naturally whilst allowing air to get to the shed away to stop any potential moisture from leading to rotten wood or rusty metal. Read on to see what base Paul used for his new wooden shed.
04/09/2017 - 3 comments
When selling a DIY product like our Plastic Shed Base panels, you never know what customers will do with the products you supply them with. This of course is a fantastic prospect as no matter how long you are business for there will always be one person who will surprise you with a use that may have not even crossed your mind. Our base and this case study are a great example of this, Martin was looking to transform his garden and instead of installing a new Shed he did something we didn't expect. To find out exactly what Martin did with our base panels, read on!
Sheds, Greenhouses, Log Cabins and other garden buildings are bought and installed for a number of different uses. From a storage unit, to a games room to even a new bedroom, the possibilities are endless provided that they are prepared correctly with a good base and the structure is insulated and water tight. The correct base will be strong, permeable and also resist bad weather. This means that your new garden building has the best chance of avoiding any movement or sinking, any rotting and any slanting should a base not be strong enough. Luckily our base is strong enough, permeable and can resist bad weather. Read on to see who our case study focuses on today.
24/08/2017 - 1 comment
When it comes to having a pet, sorting their living arrangements and managing them can be just as important as ensuring they have enough exercise and are eating correctly. In this case study Karin was looking for a suitable base for her rabbit's new living and exercise quarters. After buying a large shed like kennel she needed a suitable base to protect the shed from rotting whilst being strong enough to support the kennel fully. She also planned to use the base to create a small walkway around the entire structure so it could be accessed from any side and she could keep an eye on the rabbits whilst not in the kennel. Read on to find out exactly what Karin decided on and what she thought of her decision.
With the options forever increasing when looking to buy a shed or other garden building it can be almost impossible to decide which to buy. Although we cannot help you decide what shed to buy we can make sure whichever you do eventually buy has a solid foundation on which to stand for years to come. Our bases are amazingly strong, eco friendly, weather proof and permeable. So the chances of your shed rotting are much less! With all of these benefits and more you would be mad to shop around, order your base now! Ken used our base for his new shed, read on to find out what he thought of it!
When setting out on any DIY or garden project it is always a good idea to make a list of the items you will be needing and the qualities that those items must possess to make your project a success. Judith knew exactly what she wanted and what she needed from both her shed and the foundation. Once she knew what she needed the correct research could be done and she could begin buying the right products. Read on to find out exactly what Judith was needing from her shed and base and what she decided to buy;
With so many options on the market it can be hard to decide which Shed, Log Cabin or Greenhouse to buy. Shopping around only makes it harder with more and more options looking like a good buy. However, we believe the easiest way to decide is to use a trusted supplier who have good reviews and buy a product that suits your needs perfectly. There is no point in buying a shed if you want a log cabin or buying a small greenhouse when really it needs to be large to fit all of your plants in. Bob from our case study shopped around for a while to find his Log Cabin, see who he bought from by reading on!
Sheds are a wonderful addition to any garden, with almost endless customisation and uses you will never run out of thing to do in and around your garden building. From creating man or women caves to extending the roof to create a shaded area to relax or even host the odd barbeque! If you keep up to date with our Garden Guru Blog's you can pick up a number of ideas on how to put a personal twist on your shed or building. You just have to ensure that you have the best possible recycled plastic base under any construction. Kevin installed his shed but wasn't content with just the shed, read on to see what extension he added to his already great looking garden building!
Wanting to be the DIY master in your house? There has never been an easier way to do so than with our Plastic Shed Bases. Not only are they incredibly simple to install but they also have a number of benefits you may have never even considered a base may need. Firstly, our bases will last a long time thanks to being UV, Weather and Rot resistant. Secondly, they are permeable, meaning that any rain or excess water can naturally drain away from your shed and lessen the chance of any shed rotting occurring. Thirdly, they can be easily installed regardless of if you have any prior knowledge or experience with DIY/Gardening/Landscaping. Jonathan in our case study was looking for a new base, read on to find out what base he decided on and what he thought of it.
With trends forever changing there is no sure way to ensure that your styles or even your garden will always been in. However, thanks to our recycled plastic shed base, should you need to replace your shed or other garden building, you can! With a fantastic product life time, sometimes outliving the buildings installed on top, our bases will provide support to your buildings for years to come. Read this blog and any of our other blogs to see how effective our bases have proved to be for our customers. In this blog Nicola is laying two bases for two structures, read on to see how the bases were laid and how they are performing!
Whether you're installing a playhouse, a greenhouse, a shed or even a log cabin, our recycled plastic bases are compatible with almost any garden building. Strength is no issue as our base can hold up to 420 tonnes per square metre when unfilled and is also SuDS complaint which means it allows for rain and excess water to drain away naturally. Susan was looking for a base for her new playhouse, she could have chosen a more conventional base such as concrete or wood but wanted far more benefits. Read on to find out what base Susan chose and installed.
With the recent heatwave that took the UK completely by surprise, there is no better time to be sorting out your garden. Whether that be planting some flowers, a little landscaping or installing a new shed or greenhouse. The slight drop in temperature means you can get any hard work done without having to stop every 5 minutes to cool down! Brenda did just that, read on to find out more about her summer project!