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Garage Security Guide

Securing our homes and property is a constant challenge for most of us. We are probably all guilty of focusing most of our attention on our homes. Concrete garage security is often sadly lacking and neglected on the humble garage or shed. Thieves possibly see garages as an easy target for precisely this reason. According to research by Compare the…

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DIY Garage Storage Ideas

Whether you intend to use your new Lidget Compton garage to store your car(s) or for general garage storage such as DIY equipment, tools, gardening equipment, it is important to make the most of the space available. You’ll find the following suggestions for garage storage helpful. Not only will this enable more storage, it will also make items easier to…

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How to Soundproof a Garage

Whether it’s band practice or noisy DIY, or any other activity that may disturb the neighbours, there are plenty of reasons to want to soundproof garage. Read on to find out how to achieve this.   Why Soundproof a Garage? There are several fantastic benefits to soundproofing your garage:  Noise reduction from the inside  Great for building a good relationship with…

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Inspiring Tips for Reorganising Your Garage

The better weather is well and truly on its way, with the evenings beginning to draw out and a sense of optimism about the arrival of spring. With the disappearance of winter comes the opportunity for that all-important spring clean, and top on many to-do lists is the task of redecorating and reorganising your garage.   Organising a garage can save…

Garage Workshop Ideas

A home workshop is a great use of your garage, but how can you optimise the room and make sure that your garage workshop conversion is planned out to make the most of the space? If you’re stumped, don’t worry- Lidget is here to give you all the advice you need to create the ultimate garage workshop. Garage Workshop Layout…

Benefits to Parking in the Garage

Parking your Car in the Garage Traditionally, garages were made for parking cars. However, nowadays over half of the UK’s garages are used for other purposes – workshops, gyms, storage. These uses are all great, but we think that there are some pretty convincing reasons that car parking is still a garage purpose that you should seriously consider. And if…

Is A Garden Office Worth It

Is a garden office worth it? Since the global pandemic struck in 2020 the demand for garden buildings in particular garden rooms and garden offices has soared. The increasing number of people working from home has helped to fuel the surge in demand for garden and home offices. So what are the considerations when looking for a garden office and…

Garage Spring Cleaning Tips

Garage Spring Cleaning Tips So Spring has sprung, and with many people having a bit of extra time on their hands at the moment it’s the perfect time to indulge in some garage spring cleaning. Recent studies suggest that over 50% of homeowners feel the garage is considered the most cluttered part of the home. But fear not, help is…

Why You Should Buy A Concrete Garage

We often get asked why you should buy a concrete garage. We might be biased but there are a good number of reasons why! So today we will be sharing these reasons with you. We will also demonstrate how a sectional concrete garage can solve all your storage needs! Cost Probably the most over-riding factor is simply the cost when…