English Knowledge Base

As an international company, we have to deal with English content very often.
Many articles of our German website are originally written in English by our specialists, who do not speak German, and then translated to German. Some other articles are the ones that we have translated from German to English for some purposes. We have created this „English Knowledge Base“ as a place, where we can publish our English content.

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What is a Grillkota (Finnish BBQ Hut) and where do they come from? BBQ huts are among other great things like saunas, Nokia, ice skates and Angry Birds that Finland has given us! Grillkota, the Finnish BBQ huts have their origin in the Arctic Lapland of Finland…

What is the right wall thickness for your garden building?
What is the right wall thickness for your garden building

The most common wall thickness used for garden buildings is between 28mm and 70mm. You can find cabins with less than 20mm walls on the market, but these are mostly very small tool sheds or poor quality garden houses with a short life span…

How to install flat roofs with parapets
Summer House with Flat Roof and Parapet. Installation.

Once you have built up the walls, it is time to install roof joists accordingly to cabin plans. Now place the roof boards. Roof boards are 7-10 cm shorter than the top wall planks of the side wall. Place the roof boards evenly with the ends of side wall planks in front of the cabin…

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A folly, from the French word for “foolish,” is a building constructed mainly for decoration that serves no practical purpose. Follies first gained popularity in England during the 18th and 19th centuries.  Designs are often eccentric and extravagant and may take a variety of forms…

10 useful tips about wooden summer houses and shedsInstalling a Self Build Garden Room

“My garden and my rules” is unfortunately not exactly the way it works with setting up a summer house or any other building in your garden. Whether you need to apply for a planning permit or not depends on the size and height of the building, ways of use, location…

Insulated Garden Office or a Garden Room

Insulated Garden Office or a Garden Room
Read this quick and easy guide for information on how to insulate a garden log cabin quickly, easily and inexpensively! Log cabins are the most affordable garden buildings you can possibly find on this planet Earth and most of them are quick and easy to install yourself…

Sunrooms
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A sunroom is an area that is attached or combined into a home, office, restaurant, or other building. They usually have lots of windows to allow sunlight and enjoyment of the outdoors while still sheltering their inhabitants from weather conditions…

How to choose the right Garden Log Cabin
Summer House with Shed Robin

We have put together a few tips to help you in choosing the right garden building for you. We will also explain some important features that affect the cabin price and why some garden buildings that look similar on first sight, have remarkably different price tags…