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Platinum ‘Basingstoke’ Timber Garages – Are They Too Good to be True?
These Garages are Built to an Unbeatable Standard NOT Down to a Price
Choice of Claddings and Extra Thick Roof Timbers as Standard
These Platinum Timber Garages Can Be Made to Your Exact Requirements
Garages Are Available to View Before Buying
You will have your own idea of your ideal building and this is certainly true with timber garages. To achieve this you really need to view them ‘in the flesh’ so to speak or at least deal with a company which does display their range of garages for the public to see. This will ensure the company in question is offering a quality well-made garage which will last a very long time. For your peace of mind this Platinum ‘Basingstoke’ Timber garages have an expected design life against rotting for 15 years.
You will find many companies expecting you to buy from a brochure or computer screen with no opportunity to view beforehand and this can be a little worrying. Why don’t they offer any options to view? Are they afraid their range of timber garages won’t stand up to close scrutiny? Do they have something to hide? Whatever the reason be a little wary before spending a lot of money on a new garage. Try to spend a little time looking at garages before committing yourself, maybe at a wooden garage display site like this one. You know you should so buy with your eyes open.
All Timber Garages Include Free Fitting as Well As Delivery to Most of England
- 12×8 to 30×14 Apex – Pent Wooden Garages
- 15 Years Min Design Life on Timber and Onduline
- Quality Redwood Timber (not cheap whitewood)
- Onduline Roofs on Top of T&G Boarded Roofs
- Secured Down To Your Concrete Base
- FREE Installation of Wooden Garages as Std
- Fully Pressure Treated Tanalised T&G Solid Wood
- 7ft Garage Doors With Key Lock as Standard.
- Toughened Glass NOT cheap horticultural
- 70mm x 34mm Timber Framing As Standard
- Great Garages Eaves Height of 6ft 3in.
- Fully Bespoke Garages ALL Sizes Garages Made
- All Garages Have Rust Resistant Fittings & Nails.
- Wooden Garages Display for Viewing
- Wooden Garages Screwed Together from Inside
- NORMALLY Less Than 2.5m High Overall for Planning, IF Requested
- Lining & Insulation Option for All Year Round Use
|Sizes:||These wooden garages are available in sizes from 12×8 right up to 30×12 and larger. Widths from 8′, 9′, 10′, 11′, 12′, 13′ & 14′ but other sizes of garages can be made so please ask if you need any other size, even odd sizes.|
|Cladding:||Normally clad in T&G Shiplap, with standard thickness being 19mm nominal (15mm finished size) which is thicker than most other. Also available in 20mm Loglap cladding on these sectional buildings. All timber is Tongue and Grooved (T&G) Redwood deal not cheap inferior whitewood. Tanalised pressure treated as standard with 15 year minimum expected life against rotting. Screwed together construction.|
|Framework:||70 x 34mm thick (3″ x 1½” nominal) as standard. Effectively thicker in corners when erected. All framework screwed together in corners, not just nailed together. Diagonal bracing in all garage corners for long term stability.|
|Designs:||These Platinum ‘Basingstoke’ wooden garages can be made with an apex or pent roof. Other names for this apex style of roof is ‘v’ shaped roof, pointed roof, ‘saddle back’, pitched roof or angled roof. Pent roofs are also known as mono-pitch roofs or sometimes described as a flat roof, lean-to roof or single sloped roof.|
|Roofs:||These apex and pent roofed workshops are made from solid 16mm (12mm finished thickness) T&G timber and covered with the superb Onduline roofing sheets. (no chipboard, sterling board, OSB board – as used on Tunstall wooden garages – or sheet materials are used – as these are unsuitable for outdoor use.) Option for gutters and downpipes to conserve that precious water for your garden. Vents added to the underside of the roof to allow for free flow of air. Option for green mineral felt, if you choose.|
|Doors:||Fully Framed barn like joinery quality 44mm thick heavy duty 7ft double doors as standard. One pair of fully boarded doors hung on fully galvanised hook and band hinges and complete with long throw 5 lever security lock and lever furniture. Beware of wooden garages doors with NO bracing.|
|Windows:||These superb garage windows are made from 3mm clear TOUGHENED glass bedded in clear silicone. (Not cheap scratchable plastic or perspex). All these ‘Basingstoke’ timber garages include at least one opening window, which is top hung with 2 t-hinges and one casement stay. The number of windows varies according to the size of the building. Option for security windows or bars across the windows.|
|Corner Strips:||These Platinum ‘Basingstoke’ wooden garages come complete with ‘Wrap Around’ corner strips for extra protection to the end grain of the timber and for a smarter finish. Just one of the small features which goes into these buildings but shows that a lot of thought has gone into these superb garages.|
|Height:||Internal eaves height is a generous 1.91m (75in) eaves on all sectional buildings. Normal ridge height is at least 2.35m (92 inches) which is less than 2.5m if you have planning issues. Please check before ordering if heights are crucial in connection with planning. |
(Internal heights quoted NOT external which most firms quote)
|Treatment:||All these wooden sectional garages come complete with pressure treated tanalised timber as standard. Normal protection last for 15 years against rotting.|
|Nails:||All fittings and nails are all galvanised (rust resistant) to ensure long lasting good appearance to your garage. NO staples are used as these are not suitable for a quality heavy duty building.|
|Insulation:||Optional lining and insulation for all year round use if required. Cooler in Summer. Warmer in Winter.|
|Installation:||All our timber garages are erected FREE of charge. All you need to do is to provide a solid level concrete base which ideally should be the same size as your new garage. Buildings are secured using screws for ease of taking them down again if you decide to move.|
|Optional Extras:||These include double or wider doors, extra windows, extra height, lining and insulation, partitions, work benches, shelves, gutters and downpipes etc – please ask.|
|Delivery:||Delivery is free in most of England mainland. Outside of thisfree delivery area it is often possible to deliver and erect these apex garden workshops for a small surcharge.|
|Specials:||Any size or design of wooden and timber garages made to suit and can be made with extra doors, windows or partitions. If not sure pleasecontact us for your personal quote for your precise needs.|
|Viewing:||Option to view these superb garages before buying so you can inspect at first hand the high quality of the materials used and the construction methods. Show sitein surrey. Please check which models are on site before visiting to avoid disappointment.|
|Support UK:||These Platinum ‘Basingstoke’ timber garage are made in the UK by experienced craftsmen. Back 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 wooden garage manufacturers quote BEFORE machining sizes making them APPEAR larger – don’t be fooled.|