Deal or No Deal

Deal or No Deal

  There is little doubt that the protracted Brexit debacle is weighing heavily on confidence generally which is feeding through into reduced housing market activity in many parts of the UK. Added to this are a persistently high inflation rate and the threat of further...
Jane Wharton’s Art Studio

Jane Wharton’s Art Studio

Recently, one of our Garden Escape customers got in touch with us just to say how much she loved her art studio. Having heard from several customers of garden gyms, annexes and offices, we haven’t spoken to an art studio owner before, so we thought we’d give her a...
The Boomerang Generation

The Boomerang Generation

Definitions: Millennial – “a person reaching young adulthood in the early 21st century.” Boomerang – “to come back or return, as a boomerang.”   There is no doubt that life is tough for young adults in the current economic climate. High house prices,...
Mindful Solitude in the Garden

Mindful Solitude in the Garden

“Spend some time alone every day.” Dalai Lama Modern society has a tendency to measure success by the accumulation of wealth, power and belongings and to gauge a person’s usefulness by their busyness. If we are not furiously multi-tasking and chasing the next marker...
Get up with the birds in your garden room

Get up with the birds in your garden room

As winter retreats and spring makes its welcome appearance, our days lengthen and temperatures begin to rise, both of which send a clear signal to the birds that breeding season has arrived. From March until July, the male songbirds compete to secure a mate and defend...