A hot tub or pool

What could be more fun than adding a hot tub or pool to your garden? Buying a free standing pool means no messy installations, you simply make the purchase and you’re good to go! A pool or hot tub in your garden will give your home a touch of luxury, and a brand new place to spend hours of leisure time. The lockdown has left us all stuck at home, and due to the lovely weather, hot tub sales have soared!

2. A garden office

Working from home seems to be the new normal, and it’s not much fun if you don’t have the right space. Attempting to work from your living room comes with a range of distractions, whether it’s the kids, the cat, or the TV! Garden offices closely resemble summer houses except they are purpose built as an office space. With a garden office you’ll have the perfect place to work without interruptions. According to Leaders, ‘Studies have shown that adding a summerhouse or garden building to your property can add up to 5% of value.’

3. Colourful paint schemes

Bring on the DIY jobs to ward off the lockdown boredom, why not give your rooms a fresh lick of paint? Bright colours are perfect for the summer time, this year we’re seeing many shades of orange and yellow on the interior design scene. A little brightness is exactly what you need to transform your home in the summertime. Remember, when you paint your house it’s wise to try eco-friendly paint, made with non-toxic plant based ingredients.