From man caves to she sheds, the rise of the garden room has seen an undeniable resurgence in popularity in recent years and especially as more and more people are working from home.

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, garden rooms and outdoor spaces have become the latest ‘must have’ home addition as homeowners look to enhance their properties and create additional leisure and working spaces. UK-based Google searches for ‘garden room’ rose by 297% in the 12 months following the first UK national lockdown, showing the popularity and rise in demand for outdoor living areas.

For those of you that are looking to add more usable space to your home then a garden room could be the ideal solution for you. You might think that adding a garden room to your property is extravagant at first but if you look a little deeper, you’ll soon discover that a garden room is a fantastic investment that will bring any garden alive, providing endless opportunities and possibilities. Even the smallest garden rooms can make a garden look impressive and add the ‘wow factor’.

Garden rooms are also a great way of increasing the value of your home. A standalone usable space, surrounded by nature, which can be used 365 days a year, really is a great selling point.

Garden rooms are ideal for individuals looking for a space to call their own for arts, crafts and hobbies, or a personal space for exercise or relaxation, the addition of a garden room can provide a safe haven from the stresses of everyday life; enabling you to take time to do the things you love, whenever it suits you, no matter what the weather.

Having your very own garden gym will allow you to exercise on your own terms. No monthly membership fees, no queuing for your favourite machines and no trying to get to the gym before it closes.

If you are working from home, then a purpose-built garden office will provide you with a dedicated workspace, allowing you to separate your work life from your home life providing a healthier environment and a better work-life balance.

SMART Garden rooms are modular meaning they are quick to install, and we are talking a matter of days here, not weeks! There are no wet and dry trades, no lengthy disruptions, and more often than not, no planning approval needed. They are also much more cost effective and less stressful than moving and can turn a fairly average looking garden into something truly amazing.

Crafted and manufactured in the UK, a SMART garden room is a product of innovation, combining raw materials, traditional craftsmanship and CAD/CAM technology. All SMART Garden Rooms, Offices & Studios boast full insultation and unlimited double glazing meaning that they truly are usable all year round, no matter what the weather. Every Smart comes with a 10-year peace of mind structural warranty, meaning you can rest easy knowing your investment is protected, exactly as you would expect with a new build!

With 7 ranges to choose from, available in 64 sizes and with a whole host of upgrades and optional extras, there really is a SMART to suit all tastes, garden sizes and budgets.

No matter what the need for additional space, a garden room really does deliver, talk to the SMART team today and start planning your new space.

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