Garden Buildings

All garden buildings are delivered free of charge to the UK mainland. If you have special delivery requirements or are located offshore, please contact the office for details.
The buildings are delivered directly within approx. 4-6 weeks, dependent on seasonality.

All Other Products

If ordered together with a garden building and delivered to the same place in the UK mainland, your order will be delivered free of charge.
Please note: delivery charges apply to products other than garden buildings. Rates are determined at cost and will be calculated based on weight during the checkout process.

All orders above £200 qualify for free delivery 


Liveoutside garden products are committed to innovative product development and manufacturing. Our products are manufactured to the highest standards. Advanced treatment process with permanent wood preservative provides complete protection against rot and insect attack for up to 10 years. Please notice that 10 years guarantee applies only to products which have no contact with the ground. Otherwise durability of the wood is reduced.

The life of a building depends upon it's foundations. It is vitally important that your base is firm, level, square and large enough to accommodate the building you have ordered. Ideally, your garden building should be installed on a flat concrete slab which is unlikely to sink or break up. A thickness of 50 to 100mm is required, depending upon the size and type of building that you have ordered. As an alternative, concrete paving slabs or decking bases may be laid but they should still be level, unlikely to sink at any point and completely cover the area of base required. If you have any doubts concerning the base seek advice from a local builder.


All of the timbers are pressure impregnated using the most advanced formulation of permanent wood preservative which guarantees our products for many years against decay, weathering and insect attack.

Pressure treatment is a lifetime preservative treatment. The preservative is forced into the timber under pressure in a vacuum and penetrates below the surface. All other treatments apply a coat of stain to the surface of the timber only. With pressure impregnated timber, the chemicals are permanently fixed in the wood.


All liveoutside garden buildings can be delivered to your door complete with a professional full installation service for as little as £345.

Our experienced builders will have your building erected and ready for use on the same day for maximum convenience and minimum disruption. If you cannot be available on the day of installation the installers will gladly carry on with the work without anybody being home. To order our professional installation service please choose this option on your shopping cart at the time of making your purchase.

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Looking after your pergola in winter

As the schools go back and autumn staples like Downtown Abbey and Strictly return to our TV screens, it’s time to start preparing your pergola for the winter months ahead. Pergolas make wonderful additions to gardens everywhere, but keeping them in their best shape through the colder months will make sure they look their best when the warmer weather rolls round once more.

Luckily, there are few simple and very inexpensive things you can do:

• Make a clean sweep

Sweep up dirt, leaves and any other debris from the area immediately surrounding your pergola. Get rid of any cobwebs that may be lurking in your structure’s hidden corners. Assess the posts, beams and struts and check for mould or mildew, especially if you have a wooden structure.

• Give your pergola a post-summer clean

Hose down your garden building to shift built-up dirt from wooden or vinyl structures. Use a gentle detergent or mildew remover to handle mould on a wooden model, rinsing thoroughly afterwards. If you’re removing mould, use a brush as well, but one with soft bristles so the surface of the pergola isn’t scratched.

Given that some parts of the country get lots of snow and rain over the winter, leaving moisture that encourages mildew to grow, it’s especially important to clean off any that’s there at this time of year.

• Stain your pergola

Although you may have a pre-stained model, if you don’t, you should stain your pergola to keep off the worst effects of the British winter weather. If moisture gets into the wood, it will make it expand then contract, so that the timber is permanently damaged.

If you are staining, now is the time to do it, before the arrival of the coldest weather. At the same time, you will be enhancing your structure’s visual appeal.

During the winter, if snow piles up on your pergola’s rafters, just knock it off with a broom to reduce the weight on your structure, and stop the snow from freezing your rafters. Do the same if snow begins to build up near the posts – or simply shovel it away. In a nutshell, just keep snow away from your pergola!

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