Mix business with pleasure in a Garden Affairs garden office and games room

Finding extra space for a home office is a challenge. At some point in their careers, most self-employed people have had to occupy a bedroom, slot in under the stairs, or colonise the kitchen table. Short of building an extension, the options for homeworking tend to be limited and far from satisfactory. And when you add kids into the mix, with their increasingly indoor lifestyle of surfing, streaming and gaming, things in the home can get pretty crowded.

Garden Office & Games Room

At Garden Affairs, we see the garden as the go-to way to add space to the home. We do it through a range of high-quality, bespoke garden buildings. So when a work-from-home dad with two sons came to us for some ideas on how to combine an office for him with a chilling space for them, we immediately rose to the challenge.

Garden Office

Our client wanted a garden office to run his training consultancy from, with enough room for his computer system and screens, desk and chair, storage cabinets and shelving for his business-related literature.

Unusually, he didn’t want the new building to be his exclusive domain. This wasn’t going to be a man-cave to shut himself away in. He wanted his sons to share the space with him and with their friends: a place for them to relax and get away from their studies - and do some serious gaming. The building would need to be comfortable all-year round, whatever the weather.

Take a look at what we came up with: a log cabin, with 44mm timber, fully insulated and double-glazed.

Garden Office

The Fab Four keep an eye on business from the comfort of the chill-out area. Maybe they’re listening to one of their own tracks through the wall-mounted speakers.

Painted in a bright blue, the building has a fresh, contemporary look. The porch area offers shelter (and a place to kick off shoes), as well as adding to the architectural look.  Two sets of double doors, a large picture window and a skylight mean plenty of light inside.

The 5m x 4m log cabin offers plenty of room for a multi-screen, two-desk workspace. There’s loads of natural light from double doors and skylight, and the shelving is elegant and space-efficient.

Garden Games Room

The pitched-roof design gives a vaulted ceiling and a great sense of internal space. The flexible and modern lay-out offers ample scope to work, play and entertain clients.

Garden Games Room

It’s tough to wean yourself off the XBox when you’re up against top-of-the-range kit, super-cool wall-art and a sophisticated blend of traditional and modern furniture.

Garden Office & Games Room

This beautifully presented garden building has it all: on-trend colours and furniture, a massive sofa, and a special place to hang your rucksack. Note the baskets of cuddly toys – we’re all kids at heart.

We’ve used breathable timber throughout – so no worries about possible condensation damage to the collectible art, furniture and fabrics.

Garden Office

There are so many benefits to combining a garden office with a space to relax and hang out with the rest of the family. A Garden Affairs garden building is an affordable, high-quality way of maximising the potential of your outdoor space, and creating something new and inspiring. We’ll help you choose what’s right for you then make it your own.

Our customer galleries will give you some ideas and inspiration. And a visit to our display centre is well worth the time so you can experience the quality of our timber buildings close up. 

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What our customers say...

“Thank you for such a friendly, helpful and accommodating service and a cabin I'm very pleased with.... I've recommended you to quite a few people already and will continue to do so.”

Ms Webb, Stroud, Gloucestershire

“Our summerhouse is all finished and we are over the moon with it! It far exceeded our expectations and is absolutely stunning. Thank you kindly for all your communication and assistance from start to finish. The installers, are an absolute credit to your company.”

Sarah Mahoune - Luton, Bedfordshire

“ Courteous, prompt and organised team. I will certainly recommend.”

Mrs Blake - London

“Thank you again for everything. We really are thrilled From the first visit to the office for tentative discussions to the moment the construction team left our garden, Garden Affairs could not have been more professional, friendly, knowledgeable, agreeable and flexible to deal with, and the result is a studio with separate 'garden/bike shed' space that somehow fitted into our tiny garden and raises the spirits every time we look at it, let alone spend time in it. We are so grateful to the whole team…”

Mrs Gahlin, Bath

“ Thank you for all your advice on this project. Your team did a great job and the completed cabin lived up to our expectations. When we came to see you in Trowbridge it was the quality of your cabins that impressed us and you have achieved it.”

Peter Hall - Farnham, Surrey

“I'm writing to offer our very best to the company and the build crew. Although I was not present during the build I heard nothing but praise on how professional your team was. Should you wish for an endorsement then we would be very pleased to oblige.”

Mr Howell - East Sussex