Awareness of our impact on the environment is increasing every year. More and more of us are paying attention to our lifestyles, and asking if we could be making greener choices. This is more important in the construction industry than almost anywhere else, because buildings are responsible for such a big share of carbon emissions –40% of Britain’s emissions come from the built environment.
We love a living roof at Green Studios, and we fit them regularly. But what are the advantages of a green roof? Let’s list some of the many benefits:
If you’ve always dreamed of having a home games room but never had the space, a purpose-built garden games room may just be the answer. Designing the games room of your dreams with these tips.
There’s nothing quite like the arrival of spring sunshine to get us in the mood to give our homes a bit of TLC. Here are a few tips to help you clean and organise your home this spring.
There’s a great deal you can do to be more eco-friendly at work. Try these sustainable office ideas to reduce your carbon footprint in the workplace.
If you have a large book collection, it takes work to keep it organised. Get the best from your books, with our tips for designing and maintaining a well-kept home library.
Homework often causes stress, conflict and panic – in children and parents alike! This year, do it differently: just follow these tips on how to get kids back into the swing of homework.
Next time the hot weather strikes, entertain in style with a pool house! Follow these tips on creating the ideal small pool house design for your garden.
Is your home a model of streamlined efficiency, or do you wish you could be more organised? Follow our tips to simplify household tasks, banish clutter and make your home more functional.
Achieving a work life balance can be difficult. Try these work life balance tips to reduce stress, save time and work towards a more relaxed and fulfilled lifestyle.
Our workspace can influence our state of mind. Do you need extra space in your home office? Try these home office storage solutions that’ll help you to clear out the clutter.
It’s the perfect time to prettify your garden, ready for the warmer weather. Try these simple garden makeover ideas to make the most of your outdoor space.
Do you love the way yoga makes you feel? Why not integrate yoga into your life and prioritise your wellbeing, with a custom-built garden yoga studio.
What is the cost of building a granny annexe? Find out what you might pay for a bespoke garden room – and why it’s sure to be a great investment.
Do garden rooms need planning permission? Find out how strategic design can help you comply, or get help from Green Studios in your planning application.
Expecting overnight guests? If you love accommodating visitors but sometimes struggle for space, discover how a garden guest house could make life easier.
Is your garden on the small side? Find out how small garden rooms can transform a modest patch of land into a smart and functional outdoor space.
Maybe it's time to give your old shed the boot and replace with a posh shed that you can use for so much more than storing tools!
If you're working from your garden office, make sure you use the latest technology with these amazing garden office gadgets.
High quality garden living accommodation can provide versatile extra space whatever your need.
A luxury garden study is the ideal space to focus, think and work, away from the noise and bustle of family life.