The large full length windows and double doors makes these Trentan 'Shalford' wooden cabins for sale an 'airy' building and adds a new look to the 'norm'. This enables the maximum number of uses for this building as well as allowing for a great deal of wall space inside. You can use this superb log cabin as a recreation room or fitness room, as a home office, as even a 'crash room' for your children.
It's advisable to always view a log cabin before buying just to ensure that the 'cheap log cabin' you may have seen is not cheap for the wrong reasons. This will ensure you can judge the quality for yourself. Visit our log cabin display site near Guildford and see for your self.
The superb design of the Trentan 'Shalford' log cabins adds a new look to the 'norm' with their large full length windows. The large amount of windows makes this a very 'airy' building for your garden. With the double full length glass doors it enables the maximum amount of uses for this building. It also ensures the maximum amount of available wall space inside. These qualities enables this building to have the greatest amount of usage to suit all your family's requirement. You can use this superb log cabin as a recreation room or fitness room, as a home office, as a 'crash room' for your children and their friends or as a summer room. This log cabin will fulfil all those needs. Just give some thought to how much use you could get out of this cabin - you will amazed! And no wasted space in your garden.
The secret of Nordic timber is known to the Swedish and this is used extensively in their country. The slow growing nature of this wood makes it ideal for log cabins as it is both stable as well as strong. This contemporary Trentan 'Shalford' log cabin benefits from this great natural material and this will enable a long life for your new cabin. The design of these 'Shalford' log cabin with its modern and contemporary look will be a great asset to you home.
This 'Shalford' log cabin soundly constructed from Nordic timber and is made the correct way and with the right materials. Some other log cabins firms try to make DOWN to a price which is a different view, however, this is never a good long term policy for your new cabin. Ultimately you want your new log cabin to last and as importantly to look 'the part' for the foreseeable future. Cheap materials such as chipboard, OSB, sheet materials and cheap furniture may save a few hundred pounds but this can jeopardise your new building. Beside the structure of the cabin the quality of materials used should flow through into all the fittings and furniture as well. Double glazed doors and windows should be the 'norm' and not an expensive extra. All timber should be from sustainable sources (very important) and properly kiln dried. Also this 'Shalford' cabin comes with the latest DGP+ doors and windows.
This superb 'Shalford' garden log cabin can optionally be installed for you by a third party saving you time and effort. Because they do this on a regular basis your new log cabin will be assembled very quickly and even more so built correctly. However it is possible for you to erect these buildings yourself as everything is done to make it straightforward. The 'Shalford' log cabins are initially assembled at the factory before being flat pack and shipped to you. All parts are bar coded for ease of access and by following the log cabin guide line can be assembled efficiently. By taking your time and working through one step as a time is the secret. So if you are looking for a challenge then there you go!
It's easy to find on the 'web' a large number of log cabins for sale however how do you know what the quality will be like? This is why it's important to view at least some of these buildings made by the manufacturer. At our log cabins UK display site you can view examples from the Trentan log cabins range so you can see the build quality of these buildings. In the near future we will have even more to see - just give us a call for an update. This site is situated near Woking in Surrey, not far from junction 10 on the M25, so is reasonable accessible. So don't take chances - always deal with a company which has its products available for viewing. You won't regret it!
1st Choice, a family business,which started in 1979 BT (before Thatcher) understands the requirement to make log cabins to a standard and not DOWN to a price. Our Ethos is to ensure quality reigns over cheapness and to date this has been the right policy.
|Size:||Jumbo size garden cabin 6m x 3m (20ft x 10ft nominal) with apex, gable or 'A' Shaped roofed Log Cabin Style. Note this is the external size of the cabin. The lugs extend 100mm on each corner making the overall size (as most other log cabin companies quote) 200m larger. We mention this so you know you are comparing 'eggs with eggs'|
|Cladding:||Choice of logs:- either 70mm thick or double skinned 44mm log. The highest grade of Spruce is specified which is only sourced from the coldest parts of the Northern Nordic region to ensure the maximum stability and longevity of the timber. Naturally this costs significantly more but we will not cut costs in this area and risk the quality of your building in search of a quick profit.|
|Roofs:||18mm thick T&G boards used on the roof sections supported by strong roof beams. Roof beams meet EN 388 stringent standards. Untreated. Supplied with felt tiles (shingles) in either red, brown or green or Polyester based felt as standard. 100mm (approx 4in) overhang all round.|
|Floors:||18mm thick T&G untreated boards used on these log cabin floors. No chipboard, OSB or other cheap sheet materials used on the floor, unlike some other log cabin UK suppliers. The sturdy floor joists are normally spaced no more than 650mm apart. All floor joists are pressure treated for long life as standard.|
|Doors:||Joinery quality double glazed toughened glass double doors 1580mm wide x 1865mm high (62in x 73½in) - approx sizes. Easy adjust hinges complete with gasket seals, fitted silver finish door handles, cylinder lock and two unique keys. Low doors sills giving you easier access into your log cabin. Supplied untreated. Beware of doors with single glazing, horticultural glass or excessively high door sills.|
|Windows:||Contemporary style joinery quality inward opening window (tile and turn) included as standard. Size of window is 110cm wide x 173cm high (43in x 68in). Complete with easy adjust hinges, silicon gasket seals and delightful silver finish window handles. Supplied untreated as standard. Double glazed with toughened glass as standard NOT single glazed.|
|Lower Walls:||Height: 200cm (78½in) - on all Shalford buildings.|
|Ridge Height:||Height. 250cm (98in) - on all Shalford log cabins. Importantly below 2.5m meaning these log cabins can be built next to your boundary, subject to any other planning restrictions you may have)|
|Storm Protection||Provided as standard are either 'Wood Storm Protectors' or threaded rods. This helps to ensure that the wall planks on your log cabin will remain tight together depending on the weather.|
|Fixings:||All log cabins required fixings (screws, nails etc) are included.|
|Treatment:||All log cabins are supplied untreated.|
|Assembly:||Log cabins are supplied in kit form for self assembly. Option for assembly through a third party if required. If being built you would require a concrete base or solid and level paving slab base. Optionally, we have an option for building a timber subframe for you. These log cabins are assembled by interlocking the panels for ease of taking it down again if you decide to move.|
|Delivery:||All log cabins are delivered and HIABed off the lorry for you free of charge throughout central & Southern England. Deliveries to Scotland would cost £150 extra. Deliveries to Cornwall & Devon, South & West Wales and Northern England would cost an extra £60.|
|Insulation||Optional insulation to the roof supply only and would consist of Reinforced Thermo Reflective and Vapour Control Layer (special silver quilted membrane), Thermo Reflective Aluminium Tape (used to seal all joints in the roof insulation and over the floor joists), Insulation Board - a Celotex Foil 2 sides rigid insulation board - 25mm thick measuring 2400 x 1200mm. 11mm thick solid sheet boarding (OSB) measuring 2440 x 1220mm or 2400 x 1200mm and all screws and fixings.|
|Optional Extras.||Extra doors and windows, assembly of log cabins, timber bases - Please Ask|