Specifications for Standard Model
Enjoy your garden with even better views. Sit back and appreciate your surroundings from the lovely Houghton Summerhouse.
Timber - All buildings are produced to the highest standards using quality timbers from sustainable sources. Timber sizes detailed are the actual sizes after the timber has been planed and machined.
Walls - Are constructed using softwood planned tongue and groove Shiplap pattern boarding. Actual size 12 x 120mm (0.5’’ x 4.75‘’)
Floor - 12 x 120mm (0.5’’ x 4.75‘’) planed tongue and groove Matching pattern boarding.
Framework (walls and floor) - softwood planed 34 x 34mm (1.5‘’ x 1.5‘’)
Roof - Constructed using 11mm Oriented Strand Board (OSB).
Windows - Are properly morticed and tenoned. The window has a unique profiled ‘lip’ that covers the aperture of the opening in the panel making it weather resistant. Casement stays have 2 levels of opening.
Glazing - Supplied with 3mm horticultural glass. Glazing is retained by profiled beading which is pre-mitred (no awkward corners to be cut)
Design - Building is supplied flat packed for ease of handling and assembly.
Treatment - Building is supplied pre-treated on both sides in a honey brown water based industrial product. We recommend that the building is treated with suitable decorative wood finish immediately and within 3 months of assembly. We further recommend all pieces be treated again at least annually or as frequently as the instructions of the product used recommends.