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Why do you need a garden structures specialist to put up your shed?

You may have considered building a wooden structure in your garden. Perhaps you want a small garden shed for storing your tools in, or a workshop made from wooden sleepers that you can use to build furniture, or a man cave, outdoor study or additional living area. Or perhaps you aren’t looking for anything like a shed, but are in the market for a new fence, trellis, gate, pergola or gazebo. Maybe you even want some decking put in!

Whether you need help putting up a flat-pack shed or want a fully custom-made building designed specifically for you, a wooden garden structures specialist can help.

What does a wooden garden structures specialist do?

A wooden structures specialist will perform a variety of tasks, but their primary responsibility is designing, delivering and installing a bespoke wooden building. Wooden structures specialists are more than carpenters who can assemble flat-pack furniture; they are creative and have a unique eye for design, which they use to design a shed or summer house to your specifications. Their responsibilities include:.

  • Garden structures planning and design: A specialist can ensure that your summer house or other structure is built according to your wishes. While you can choose what your new building will look like, your specialist may advise on the best materials, treatment, finish and overall structure, depending on its intended purpose. They will also advise on the right wall thickness, roof shape, doors, and windows. Your specialist will then draw up a plan or blueprint for your new building and ensure you’re completely satisfied before ordering the materials and moving on to the next phase.
  • Installation: A professional garden shed or wooden structure specialist will then install your building where you want it. They will ensure it’s durable and treat the wood to ensure it can withstand harsh elements, such as wind, rain and frost. This is important to make sure that the wood doesn’t decay over time, so that you can enjoy your building for years to come with little maintenance required.
  • Delivery of the structure: If your shed has been built offsite, as some are, a specialist will deliver it to your home and ensure it is securely installed in your garden.

How to find a wooden garden structures specialist near you?

To find a wooden garden structures specialist near you, follow our simple three-step process:

  1. Post your job: Find your location, either by typing in your postcode or town, or selecting from our extensive list of regions, counties and cities in the UK. We ask you to select your maximum budget, so that you never pay more than what you can afford. Post the details of your job and we’ll match you with tradesmen in your area who are qualified and experienced to do the work.
  2. Get quotes: We’ll send your job listing to garden specialists in your area. We’ll notify you via text when three tradesmen have expressed interest in your job.
  3. Select your tradesman: Review the profiles and experience of the tradesmen interested in working with you. You can use HaMuch to read customer reviews from people just like you, compare rates and see how close they are to you. You can even communicate with tradesmen to discuss the work before making your decision — you’re in complete control!

Our search tools are designed to help you find a tradesman that best suits your needs, budget and location.

Building your new wooden garden structure is just one part of renovating your garden. For complete enjoyment of your outdoor space, you may want to plant flowers, install a garden irrigation system or construct a pond. HaMuch’s vetted tradesmen can help.

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges)
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Gardener near London£38£258
Gardener near Birmingham£124£138
Gardener near Leeds£55£194
Gardener near Glasgow£26£219
Gardener near Sheffield£22£173
Gardener near Bradford£45£177
Gardener near Liverpool£32£230
Gardener near Edinburgh£23£179
Gardener near Manchester£27£180
Gardener near Bristol£28£213

Find more hourly & daily rates for Gardeners in the UK

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Find the best price for your project, click on a trade to get started

Rates for Tradesmen in the UK

Builder

Builder: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Builders
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Stockport£31£200
Stratford-on-Avon£27£200
Falkirk£29£202
East Dunbartonshire£27£208
Cardiff£25£174
Oxford£27£218
Plymouth£29£204
Lisburn£20£131
Sandwell£24£197
Derby£27£198

Carpenter & Joiner

Carpenter & Joiner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Carpenter & Joiners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
St Albans£31£217
London£36£219
Carmarthenshire£18£153
South Bedfordshire£31£224
Isle of Wight£27£196
Wycombe£31£224
Thanet£24£198
Mid Sussex£26£205
Stoke-on-Trent£24£195
Luton£30£213

Electrician

Electrician: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Electricians
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Colchester£33£229
York£26£208
Northampton£37£256
Leeds£32£221
Scarborough£24£195
Ipswich£29£225
Rochdale£30£211
East Dunbartonshire£34£245
Newport£29£202
Birmingham£30£209

Gardener

Gardener: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Gardeners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Torbay£18£142
Isle of Wight£23£170
North Wiltshire£55£275
Dacorum£35£246
Bath & North East Somerset£30£216
Stratford-on-Avon£18£150
North Ayrshire£23£170
Bristol£28£213
Rochdale£21£152
Bournemouth£30£255

Locksmith

Locksmith: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Locksmiths
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
South Somerset£65£175
Leicester£16£150
Birmingham£62£338
Sunderland£41£258
South Gloucestershire£39£222
Reading£80£193
Havant & Waterloo£39£250
Charnwood£22£160
Sandwell£62£338
Wakefield£39£281

Cleaner

Cleaner: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Cleaners
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Maidstone£18£143
Isle of Wight£15£115
Lancaster£12£80
Stroud£36£255
Slough£18£128
Plymouth£15£107
Sheffield£12£82
Harrogate£14£92
Sandwell£15£116
Sefton£14£115

Car Mechanic

Car Mechanic: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Car Mechanics
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Cheltenham£45£310
Calderdale£34£185
Fife£30£250
London£42£269
Powys£28£220
Bassetlaw£36£270
Newcastle-under-Lyme£35£232
East Ayrshire£37£200
Gedling£36£271
Windsor & Maidenhead£40£229

Heating Engineer

Heating Engineer: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Heating Engineers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Bath & North East Somerset£40£257
Wigan£38£233
Braintree£43£259
East Devon£35£240
Elmbridge£56£288
Plymouth£30£235
Pembrokeshire£27£204
Kings Lynn & West Norfolk£43£280
The Wrekin£42£269
Basildon£45£257

Plumber

Plumber: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Plumbers
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Wrexham Maelor£37£210
Harrogate£36£222
Canterbury£45£259
Vale Royal£36£218
Edinburgh£38£249
Wealden£48£256
South Somerset£31£254
Renfrewshire£37£247
Southampton£40£245
Havant & Waterloo£41£244

Painter & Decorator

Painter & Decorator: Average Hourly and Daily Rates in the UK (excluding VAT or callout charges). More rates for Painter & Decorators
Location in UKHourly RateDaily Rate
Arun£76£220
Bassetlaw£20£156
East Dunbartonshire£21£162
Wealden£24£182
Poole£22£167
Windsor & Maidenhead£32£193
Neath Port Talbot£21£159
Mid Bedfordshire£29£190
Eastleigh£30£178
Blackburn£22£148
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