28 Apr '17, 3am

Garden Shed Office Clad in Cork

Garden Shed Office Clad in Cork

Working from home is becoming more and more the norm around the world, but when you actually do so from your house, it can quickly lead to the blurring of the lines between work and leisure time. Solutions such as working at a café or a co-working space are great, but so is building a dedicated shed in the garden, if you have one. The UK design firm Surman Weston came up with a simple, yet modern shed for this very purpose. It is clad in cork, and is used by a seamstress and her musician boyfriend. The shed, which measures 139 sq ft, (12.9 sq m) is placed next to a brick wall, which surrounds it on three sides. It features a timber frame and cork cladding, which offers excellent sound and thermal insulation. The structure blends almost seamlessly into its surroundings thanks to its natural cork cladding, and the green roof, which was planted with wild flowers. The shed fea...

Full article: http://www.jetsongreen.com/2017/04/garden-shed-office-cla...

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