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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 

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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.

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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.

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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.

Free delivery over

£200 

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What are Pergolas?

Pergolas first became a feature of architectural garden design during the Italian Renaissance, when they were intended to offer shade from the burning Mediterranean sun by providing a shaded walkway or sitting area. By the late 19th century, they were very much en vogue in Britain, although often built of brick or stone pillars with cross-beams and finished with lattice, over which vines were encouraged to ramble.

Today pergolas follow the same basic theme of providing a simple shaded structure, although modern pergolas are constructed of timber uprights, topped by sturdy boards and crossbeams with no walls or roof. These simpler structures are far easier to construct, giving real impact in your garden and helping you to maximise the use of your outdoor home. They are ideal as an extension to a building or a free-standing structure.

If your garden has an open terrace or patio that gets so hot in the summer that you can’t use it, consider a pergola; not only will it offer protection from that direct sunlight, but it will also give you a beautiful, relaxing sitting area that allows breeze and light in while offering some protection from that burning sun. And by planting wisteria or even grapevines, your pergola can provide colour as well as shade.

As well as creating summer shade, pergolas are excellent for creating impact, linking areas of your garden or defining different zones. Their open construction makes them particularly suitable for adding interest in a smaller garden where a solid structure, such as a wall or fence, would make the limited space feel cluttered.

A pergola won’t provide a water-tight, wind resistant sunscreen – that’s not what they were intended to do. What a pergola will do is help you to define your outside space without limiting it, placing you both inside and outside at the same time. Just imagine, breakfast in the morning surrounded by sunlit greenery; lunch in the dappled shade of your vine laden haven, and long summer evenings when that little extra bit of protection entices you to stay outside and enjoy your garden just that little bit longer.

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