On a less serious note below we have added some facts about garden sheds that you or may not find interesting or particlar helpful, but neither less may well be good for you to know.
The word "shed " comes from the anglo saxon word "scead" meaning shelter/shade a place of quite , obscurity and seriousness.
Its estimated that the back garden buisness accounts for approximately 6.1 billion of the UK economy.
It has been said that sheds are to men what handbags are to women.
52 percent of the british public own sheds and collectively spend approximately 60 million hours a week pottering away for work or lesiure.
seasoned shed heads often talk of the particular sense of calm and intimacy that comes with the time spent in a shed. For years men have seeked places of retreat to get away from the hustle and bustle of the stresses of everyday life, and the need is greater than ever.
It has been claimed by experts that adding the right garden shed to a beautiful garden can increase the value of your property by as much as 20%.
- Over the last few years there has been a 37% increase in the amount of people spending time in there garden sheds.
A survey a few years ago reported that 1 in 3 men between the age of 18-25 would love to own a garden shed.
The avearge shed houses contents with a value of approximately £2000
- Those who work from a shed have the offical title of a "sheddie"
- 9% of sheds are hiding places for peoples junk food and 8% for hiding cigarettes.
- Famous authors Rudyard Kipling, Agatha Christie, and Roald Dahl all wrote from there sheds.
- The online marketing giants ebay sell over 1700 sheds and shed related products every day.
Regardless of the reasons you are purchasing a garden shed, there is no need to look any further than Aston Sheds. We have a vast variety of shed styles and sizes to meet your needs. Our prices and quality make all our sheds the best value on the market, so go ahead and order with confidence with us.