One of our prospective customers eventually decided to have a local builder build a cedar clad garden office for them. I asked "Are you treating the cedar or leaving it to weather"?
We've put 2 coats of Osmo UV protection oil on it hoping to preserve the lovely colour but we can already see that the colour is losing richness where there's constant sun (not even been THAT constant this summer!!)
We plan to re-oil it annually and hope for the best - we don't want to become slaves to it!!
So many companies say that cedar is zero maintenance - it quite clearly isn't.
If you want a truly zero maintenance exterior that will maintain it's "just installed" look for 25 years then the QCB and the QC6/7 are the only design in the U.K which fits the bill...
The QCB "basic" garden office...
(best value garden office in the U.K...)
The upmarket QC6 garden office...
(top spec building regulations garden studio with loads of options and flexibility...)
This is how the cedar or pressure treated timber ends up if you don't paint or stain it regularly...
You can see more information on why timber needs looking after here.
7 Reasons To Buy From Booths
- QC6 & QC7 comply with building regulations
- No deposit required
- Prices include VAT and free delivery up to 100 miles
- Planning permission not normally required
- Unique 25 year guarantee
- Take it with you when you move house
- Truly zero maintenance - no painting or staining for at least 25 years
Hi, I just wanted to give you my feedback on today's installation. I am delighted with the quality and finish of the studio and it is exactly what I was hoping it was going to be. I will certainly recommend your firm to other people, thanks again,
On 27 January 2016 at 14:15, Luis Garcia wrote:
Hi Iain, I hope you’re well!
Sorry to take so long to give you some feedback about the office installed last 21st of December 15
We are very happy with it! It’s warm and cosy! And the view is great – sorry you cannot offer the view to other clients J
Luis had a 12' x 8' QCB garden office installed.