By adding this 'Cardiff'' corner summer room to that corner plot in your garden you are realising its potential to the full for you and your family. Utilising this area to the full releases other areas in your home for other uses. As standard are included Georgian double doors with black antique style hinges as well as two Georgian opening windows. This allows air to flow through the building making it a pleasure to be in. Choice of sizes to suit your needs.
These 'Cardiff' Corner Summer Houses being clad redwood deal T&G SHIPLAP for long life have long life designed into them. Please note we do NOT use the less durable cheap whitewood normally used by other internet sites. There's a strong internal vertical 50mm x 38mm (nominal) framework so it will stand up to the most extreme of weather. The roof & floor are made from 'proper' T&G timber boards and NOT the unsuitable chipboard, OSB or 'sheet' materials used on the 'cheaper' summerhouses available elsewhere. Also features for your family's safety toughened glass as standard rather than the potentially dangerous horticultural glass used on cheaper buildings
These Sapphire 'Cardiff' Corner Sun Rooms will be erected for you free of charge which should give you the confidence that it has been assembled correctly. This is vitally important for the long life of these buildings and even more importantly on corner buildings. You may save a few pounds elsewhere why take the risk with this important job. Just put your feet and let the experts take care of it.
At our summer buildings display site conveniently situated just off the M25 near Guildford we normally have at least 2 or 3 examples of the Sapphire summer buildings on display. We believe that you should be able to view the quality of our buildings and not just risk looking at a brochure or computer screen. UNLIKE most of the competitors who DON'T give you the opportunity to view at all.
Our background in summerhouse manufacturing, starting in 1979, gives us the know how about the quality of materials which should be used. Our Ethos is 'Make to a Standard - NOT down to a price'.
|Sizes:||'Cardiff' Corner Summerhouses in three sizes - 6x6, 7x7 and 8x8.|
|Cladding:||These summer houses is available in claddings - 16mm (12mm finished thickness) T&G Shiplap OR 22mm (18mm finished thickness) T&G Loglap. (Redwood deal not cheap inferior whitewood). Primer Coat Treated externally. Coach screwed construction.|
Upgrade to the Pressure Treated Option at 25% extra and the garden shed cladding will be protected against rot for up to 15 years FREE of charge.
|Roofs:||16mm (12mm finished thickness) T&G timber (no chipboard, sterling board, OSB board or any sheet materials - as these are unsuitable for outdoor use) and covered with mineral roofing felt.|
|Floors:||This summerhouse floor has 16mm (12mm finished thickness) T&G boards set on 47 x 25mm (2x1 nominal) treated joists for long life. (no chipboard, sterling board or OSB board - as these are unsuitable for outdoor use). Option for floor bearers, if required.|
|Framing:||50 x 38mm (44 x 32mm finished size) solid vertical framing on these 'Cardiff' corner summerhouses as standard. Effectively thicker in corners when the shed is erected.|
|Doors:||Well made Georgian corner double summerhouse doors hung on black 'ornate' hinges. This corner building is complete with black ornate handle with three lever lock. Toughened glass is standard in the doors for safety, no cheap glass used here, unlike some summerhouse manufacturers. Size approx 1780 x 1092mm wide (70" x 43"). Beware of doors with NO framing.|
|Windows:||Georgian opening windows 1148mm x 1092mm (45" x 43"). (Not cheap scratchable plastic or perspex). One either side of the door.|
|Eaves Height:||1942mm (76½") extra high walls on all corner summerhouses.|
|Ridge Height:||2146mm (85½"). All under 2.5m for planning reasons. Extra height available at 6% for each extra 90mm (3½")|
|Treatment:||All 'Cardiff' corner summerhouses are treated externally with a primer coat timber treatment. This makes it ready to take your timber treatment after delivery. **Optional Tanalised treatment or paint finish (paint finish extends lead time)|
|Tanalised Treatment:||Optional tanalised pressure treatment for extra long life. Includes all framing, walls, floor and roof. NOT just the walls which some garden sheds companies offer.|
If you choose the tanalised pressure treated option then the thickness of the summer house walls will be increased to 19mm (15mm finished size) instead of 16mm (12mm finished size) FREE of charge. and this will protect against rot for up to 15 years.
|Nails:||These are all rust resistant to ensure long lasting good appearance to your summerhouse. NO staples are used as these are not suitable for a quality building.|
|Installation:||All our 'Cardiff' wooden summerhouses are installed FREE of charge, provided you provide a solid level concrete or paving slab base or timber decked area, or possibly could be built on your timber bearers. Optionally, we have an option for building a timber subframe for you. These summer houses are assembled using coach screws for ease of taking it down again if you decide to move. You need to allow, ideally 150mm (6") all around for the roof overhang.|
|Optional Extras.||Pressure treatment, heavy duty shed floor, extra height, ramp for summerhouse door. Extra or no windows. - Please Ask|
|Support UK:||These apex summerhouses are made in the UK by experienced craftsmen for over 20 years. Support our British workers.|
|Sizes:||Unless specified as finished size then sizes quoted are before machining which reduces the size quoted by about 3mm. BEWARE. Many summer houses manufacturers quote BEFORE machining sizes making them APPEAR larger (without telling you)- ALWAYS check & don't be fooled.|
How To Choose A Garden Shed Door
It may seem a strange subject – how to choose a garden shed door – but this humble object is vital to your new shed or garden building. If you think about it the shed door is the only part of your garden building which is designed to move, there may be many parts on cheap sheds that move as well but they are not meant to, and so must be made to resist these moving forces for years on end.
In the most basic form the shed door is planks of wood nailed onto a frame. Hinges are attached and then the door is hung on your shed or garden building however you will find the weight of the planks of wood pulling downwards by gravity. This is why it is crucial that the frame has proper bracing designed into it to stop this happening.
There should be a minimum of three ledges, timber batons which are horizontal, and in between them there should be two diagonal braces. The braces help to carry the load of the shed door from the outside of the shed door to the side where the hinges are. - Continue reading --
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