The benefits of underfloor heating for your Garden Room. It has been shown that underfloor heating is more efficient than conventional radiators. Due to this, energy bills can be vastly reduced. In addition, your insulated garden room will retain heat for longer periods of time. In addition, running costs of underfloor heating systems are reduced if your room is well insulated. Here at Oakston Solutions we provide fully insulated garden rooms, which provide better energy
Choosing the right windows and doors for your Garden Office. Working with a bespoke manufacturer of Garden Rooms like Oakstons provides you with the flexibility to select the right fittings you need to create your dream room. Choosing the right door and window styles can help your room stand out visually as well as create the internal mood you might be looking for. Today we discuss some of the different types of windows and doors
Pitched roofs vs pent roofs What is the difference between a pitched roof and a pent roof? And how are you supposed to know which one is right for your garden room? In today’s article we will discuss the differences and what that means for the look, space and usability of your garden room. Firstly, the term pitched and pent specifically refers to the roofing style of the garden room. You may also see pitched
What is the right type of foundation for my garden room? When designing your dream garden room. You must first consider what foundations will work best. Should incorrect foundations be laid your room may suffer from long-term issues which can be costly to correct. In today’s article we discuss the most common types of garden room foundations and help you make the best choice. Just like any other building or structure, garden rooms need the
Creating a stunning garden transformation in Sandhurst. In 2021, Oakston Solutions created this stunning garden transformation in Sandhurst, Berkshire. This family of four would be using the space as a hub for business and pleasure. Therefore, it was important to ensure that each section was easy to maintain, safely curated and beautifully presented. The specification. Porceline Patio Oakston Office Pod with James Hardie Cladding Pergoda with TV and Sound System Sleeper Plant with slatted fence
One of the first questions we are often asked is do you need planning permission for a garden room. Today we discuss what you must consider if you want to comply with permitted development rights. Permitted Development explained? Permitted Development allows certain types of work to continue without planning permission. Therefore, should homeowners wish to extend elements of their home quickly permitted development rights should be granted. Now, you should be aware that you may
Welcome to the Egg Box. Introducing the Egg Box. 6m x 4m Garden Room with internal walls for shower room. Pent roof. 3 part aluminium bi-fold doors. Pearl Grey James Hardie cladding. Electrical underfloor heating with touch screen thermostat. Black anthracite grey windows and door. Interior The “Egg Box” as it is now named was a completely bespoke design, perfectly selected to create the perfect office space for our client. As we worked to understand
Despite the cold weather, the end of 2021 was a busy time for the Oakston Solutions Team. After all is what has been another lurching, stammering year. The rise in popularity of Garden Rooms has been a blessing for many who have now adapted to the ‘new norm’ with more than a third of UK workers regularly working from home since May. In today’s blog, we look back at October, November and December and highlight
Timber outbuilding are a fantastic traditional option for any garden.
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