The Self Build Garden Room Guide is now in its Third Edition

The garden room market is adopting new materials and building techniques all the time. Since we launched the Second Edition of the Guide in July 2015, several new systems have been adopted - particularly when it comes to garden room foundations.

We have therefore gone through The Self Build Garden Room Guide and updated the different sections with details of new materials that professional garden room designers are using.

We have also added a completely new chapter looking at garden room design trends which might give you inspiration for your own project.

By buying The Self Build Garden Rooms guide today, you will be getting access to the PDF eBook and will be able to access the content in the members' area of this website. You will also get free access to future updates of the guide.

"If you are thinking of building your own garden room, then this guide will be your bible."

The Self Build Garden Room Guide eBook - Third Edition


You get a copy of the Third Edition of The Self Build Garden Room Guide PDF eBook.

By buying today you will get free access to future upgrades of the eBook.

This eBook package is for you if:

  • You want to build a garden room of your own design

    You have a clear idea of what you want to build, but want insights into the different construction systems used by the pro's.

  • You are interested in a garden room kit

    You are looking for details on the best garden room self build kits on the market.

  • You want to know which materials the pro's use

    You want to learn about the different materials used by professional garden room designers - for instance; you want to learn about the different foundation systems used in garden room design.

  • You want to know the rules that apply when building a garden room

    You want guidance on the Planning Permission & Building Regulation situation when building a garden room.

  • You don't want to see the plans for a 2.5m high garden room build-up

    You don't want access to our sample plans which show the typical build-up of a 2.5-meter high garden room.

  • You don't want a detailed build-up of a traditional timber frame garden room

    You don't want access to our step by step plans showing the typical build-up of a well specified traditional timber frame garden room, including a warm roof construction

  • You don't want access to a detailed cost analysis

    You don't want access to the detailed costing that accompanies our sample plans, which includes an analysis on how much you could save by self-building.

Extracts from the eBook

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"In this guide we will share our two decades of experience in the garden room industry, to give you an insight into the materials and building systems professional garden room designers use. You can then apply this knowledge to your own garden room design”

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We have spent our whole careers in the garden room industry first as designers and carpenters and latterly managing The Garden Room Guide.

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