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Summer holiday
In the true spirit of Christmas, we've given the staff a couple days off and they've all headed for the beach. See you again on Thursday.
In the true spirit of Christmas, we've given the staff a couple days off and they've all headed for the beach. See you again on Thursday. Posted by alex johnson at 8:57 AM. No comments: Post a Comment. Older Post Home. Subscribe to: Post Comments (Atom). THE IDEAL BIRTHDAY PRESENT.
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Reading huts
Westgarth Primary School in Marske-on-Sea near Redcar has four Reading Huts near the Year 3/4 yard, and Year 5/6 yard. They are named after authors Roald Dahl, Michael Morpurgo, JK Rowling and Dick King Smith.
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Westgarth Primary School in Marske-on-Sea near Redcar has four Reading Huts near the Year 3/4 yard, and Year 5/6 yard. They are named after authors Roald Dahl, Michael Morpurgo, JK Rowling and Dick King Smith. ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------.
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New Tiny House cabin build in Shepperton (video)
A jolly video, but don't have your volume up too high...
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A jolly video, but don't have your volume up too high... ------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Tuesday posts are sponsored by Garden Spaces, suppliers of contemporary garden buildings, offices, gyms and studios, many of which do not require planning.
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A guide to garden office wood
An interesting post on the blog of garden office specialist Spacetwo takes a quick look at the different kinds of wood used in the making of wooden workplaces. Here's a snippet: CEDAR: PROS: Cedar is a knotty softwood which has a red-brown color with light ...
CEDAR: PROS: Cedar is a knotty softwood which has a red-brown color with light streaks which gives it a beautiful and distinctive appearance. Over time it weathers to a natural Silvery Grey. Due to its tight ring growth and very high resin content it means that it is one of the most durable ...
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Hide and Seek: The Architecture of Cabins and Hide-Outs
Another intriguing book from Gestalten of interest to shedworkers. Hide and Seek, a kind of follow-up to Rock the Shack , features a range of cabins and other microarchitectural shedworking atmospheres. Here's what the publishers say about it: Whether locat...
Another intriguing book from Gestalten of interest to shedworkers. Hide and Seek, a kind of follow-up to Rock the Shack, features a range of cabins and other microarchitectural shedworking atmospheres. Here's what the publishers say about it: Whether located in the forest, on the water, ...
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The rise of the shepherd's hut
A very nice piece about why shepherds' huts have become so popular again by our good friends at Very English which is well worth a browse (both the article and the site). Here's a snippet: In the last few years shepherd’s huts have been raised in
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A very nice piece about why shepherds' huts have become so popular again by our good friends at Very English which is well worth a browse (both the article and the site). Here's a snippet: In the last few years shepherd's huts have been raised in status from simple mobile agricultural dwellings ...
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Indoor garden office
"A design commissioned by Atelier Rijksbouwmeester for the Utrecht tax
office. This project takes the idea of an indoor garden quite literally:
an abundance of green placed inside breathes new life into the office
environment. The verdant patios of south...
"A design commissioned by Atelier Rijksbouwmeester for the Utrecht tax office. This project takes the idea of an indoor garden quite literally: an abundance of green placed inside breathes new life into the office environment. The verdant patios of southern Europe were the inspiration for this ...
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What colour should you paint your garden office?
Once upon a time, most garden offices were painted green but nowadays they are pretty much any colour (including a vogue for black for a long time). The fine folk at Cuprinol have been posting on Twitter and showing sheds with specific colour designs which ...
Once upon a time, most garden offices were painted green but nowadays they are pretty much any colour (including a vogue for black for a long time). The fine folk at Cuprinol have been posting on Twitter and showing sheds with specific colour designs which is very helpful if you're wondering ...
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Garden office by iDraw Architecture
Garden office designed and built by iDraw Architecture. pic.twitter.com/cB4vbgo6sN — Mark Davison (@Fuengi) July 23, 2016 iDraw Architecture -------------------------------------------------------------------- Monday posts are sponsored by garden2office, th...
Garden office designed and built by iDraw Architecture. pic.twitter.com/cB4vbgo6sN. — Mark Davison (@Fuengi) July 23, 2016 · iDraw Architecture -------------------------------------------------------------------- Monday posts are sponsored by garden2office, the Swedish garden office specialists.
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Garden office gardening
 Some interesting suggestions and thoughts on gardening inside your garden office by the fine folk at Gardenadvice . Pictured above is one of their choices Zebrina pendula (often known as Wandering Jew) about which they say: "Beautiful and low maintenance. ...
Some interesting suggestions and thoughts on gardening inside your garden office by the fine folk at Gardenadvice. Pictured above is one of their choices Zebrina pendula (often known as Wandering Jew) about which they say: "Beautiful and low maintenance. Glistening purple and green leaves make ...
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The rise of the shepherd's hut
A very nice piece about why shepherds' huts have become so popular again by our good friends at Very English which is well worth a browse (both the article and the site). Here's a snippet: In the last few years shepherd’s huts have been raised in
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A very nice piece about why shepherds' huts have become so popular again by our good friends at Very English which is well worth a browse (both the article and the site). Here's a snippet: In the last few years shepherd's huts have been raised in status from simple mobile agricultural dwellings ...
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Shedworking from home (infographic)
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Via Zen Internet (who help to power the Shedworking site) -------------------------------------------------------------------- Monday posts are sponsored by garden2office, the Swedish garden office specialists. Click here for more details. Posted by alex johnson at 11:24 AM ...
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Improbable Libriares. Shedworking. The Independent. The Primary Club. Bookshelf. Cheese and apple sandwiches. Radio 3. Snooker.
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