Does a garden office add value to your property?

Have you considered a garden office to add value to your home? Building a modern garden office offers a potential increase of up to 15% on your property.
Does a garden office add value to your property?
Updated on 01 May 2022 · 5 min read

Does a garden office add value to your property?

A garden office can be a brilliant bonus for any property.  It can provide you with much-needed extra living space, By relocating your workspace to the outdoors, a garden office will provide you with much-needed extra living space, thereby separating your work and home life.

And if you are already considering adding a garden office or garden room to your property, you may be wondering about the value it might add in the long term. A garden office is a useful way to increase the value of a property, and here’s why:

1. Garden offices add value and floor space

Every homeowner appreciates the value of floor space, it’s a sought-after asset that can be a challenge to provide. The addition of a garden office to your property is a cost-effective way to create extra valuable living space. A major benefit of a  garden office is that is situated outwith your home, so there will be no structural interference in your property which can often be expensive and time-consuming. There is no need for any disruption to you and your family during the installation as your garden office is a complete stand-alone structure. It can even be erected in just a matter of weeks! You can then reclaim all of your home for living in.

Garden offices add value and floor space

2. Garden offices are desirable for prospective buyers

Garden offices are becoming increasingly popular with buyers as they provide an extra space that can be used for working from home and keeping your work-life balance a healthy one. Adding a garden office is a fast and affordable way to add value to your property if you’re thinking about putting your home on the market.

There are a variety of styles of garden offices available, so your office can be adapted to suit your property and fit with the surroundings. Of course, your garden office can be used all year round, meaning that it’s sure to add value to your home.

A garden office is definitely worth considering if you’re looking to make your property more desirable to prospective buyers.

3. Add value to your life with a garden office

Garden offices are becoming increasingly popular as many more of us continue to work from home.  In terms of cost and convenience, they do have an advantage over moving back into your traditional workplace.

A garden office also provides flexibility to your working day – for those who work from home, a garden office can be the perfect solution, offering a private space to concentrate, while still being close to your family. Your time is valuable, imagine giving up your commute and having that additional time to spend with family and friends.

There is no requirement for planning permission and because the costs involved are much lower than home renovations, the addition of a garden room or garden gym provides great value for money.

Add value to your life with a garden office

With garden offices becoming ever more sought after, they offer real potential to increase the value of your property.

4. A comfortable and private outdoor working space

Garden offices are a beneficial way to add value to your home and can be adapted to fit any need or space.

Our garden offices are fitted with large windows and doors, to create a bright and airy space, allowing plenty of natural light to work productively. We offer a variety of styles, so you can be sure that your garden office fits with the look of your home.

A garden office engineered from high-quality materials, as ours are, can be worked from all year round, regardless of the weather, by providing a reliable, year-round space. In the winter, our insulated garden offices provide a warm and comfortable working environment and in the summer, they offer a cool space to concentrate,  allowing you to always work in comfort. And because they’re detached from the main house, garden offices offer a level of privacy that other types of home additions simply can’t match which is excellent for client discussions.

A garden office can also be used for the whole family, at exam time, or for homework. Garden offices are a beneficial way to add value to your home and can be adapted to fit any need or space.

5. Garden offices pay for themselves

When weighing up the cost versus the value of your garden office, it’s worth bearing in mind that the addition of a garden office can be a great way to quickly add value to your property. If the price of installation is a concern, it’s reassuring to know that according to estimates, a quality garden office may add up to 1.5 times its own value to your property. This means the addition of a garden office is not only a very cost-effective investment but also adds to the potential to make more profit on your property in the future.

Garden offices pay for themselves

It’s important to choose a reputable company that can create a garden office that meets your needs.  If you’re thinking about adding a garden office to your home, consult with a professional to ensure that it will add the value you expect to your property.

6. Garden offices add value to your property

Over the last few years, garden offices have become increasingly sought after. With many people now working from and setting up new businesses from home, a garden office can be a real asset when looking to add value to your property.

Whether you’re looking to attract more buyers or boost your home’s resale value in the future, a garden room is a great investment. According to some estimates, a high-quality garden office can increase the value of your property by 5% to 15%.

Invest in a Modern Garden Office

Garden offices are becoming an increasingly popular practical investment opportunity, it’s an option well worth considering.

We engineer our garden offices using state-of-the-art materials with our unique construction processes for a garden office that will stand the test of time, with a 30+ year guarantee.

You can get creative and start designing your garden room today with our free online 3D design tool. It features an easy drag and drop system to get an instant price estimate.

Get an instant price with our 3D Configurator

We also offer a free, no-obligation survey and quotation service, so contact us today to find out how we can help you add value to your home with a bespoke composite garden office to meet your needs.

Our Garden Office Features

Zero Maintenance

Modern Garden Offices are designed with the future in mind, and once your new workspace is in place there’s nothing to do to maintain it – ever! We use top-grade materials to ensure your garden office stands up to the elements for decades.

No Planning Needed

We have specifically designed our outdoor workspaces to meet pre-approved planning permission guidelines for garden offices. In most cases your Modern Garden Office can be installed without a planning application.

30+ Year Lifespan

We use innovate building methods and exceptional quality materials to ensure our Modern Garden Offices have a minimum life span of 30-years. All our buildings are backed by a 10-year warranty as standard, to give you peace of mind.

Equipped for Work

Modern Garden Offices are purpose-built workspaces, so we’ve factored in everything you need for comfort and productivity. Internet, telecoms, and plenty of power sockets can be included and placed wherever you like.

Fully Customisable

Our garden office designs can be easily customised. From the size and shape of the building to the quantity, style and placement of windows, doors, fixtures and fittings; we tailor your Modern Garden Office to your exact requirements.

Year-Round Use

Your garden office is designed for use throughout the seasons. Industry-leading energy efficient insulation to keeps your office space cosy, and we build in heating, lighting, and other home comforts so you can work year-round.

Beautiful contemporary garden office, built within 3 days! Spec and ordering process was simple.

Caroline McCarthy (October 2023)

Just had a garden room installed. The whole operation was simple and straightforward. John and Luke, who did the building were friendly, efficient and tidy and did an amazing job. I would highly recommend. Thanks guys!

Ian Richards(September 2023)

I could not praise Tim & Eddy enough (the builders)! the building of my outside office went like clockwork & Modern Garden Rooms are a pleasure to deal with, I could not recommend them more !

Steve Arber (July 2023)

AMAZING team, service, expertise and so friendly too. I would highly recommend

Gwladys Hall (June 2023)

I have recently had a garden room built and am so pleased with the finished product. Although it is one of the smaller rooms, it has given me a spacious working space that has exceeded my expectations.

Jo Hunt (September 2021)

Steve and Sam completed our room not that long ago and it was a fantastic job through from our initial contact with Mandy to the final completion.

Graham Cartmell (September 2021)

From start to finish the Modern Garden Rooms team we're fantastic. Michael was great with the plans and talking us through our options and what would work to make the most of the small space we had.

Becky, Seth and Fern Bignall (October 2021)

Hi Mandy hope all is well with you. Many thanks for a wonderful space that you and your team created for us.

Matt from Liversedge (July 2020)

Communication is amazing, and Mandy is very thorough! Looking forward to works in the future.

David from Potton (June 2020)

Hi Amy, Martin & Jack were great this week. We enjoyed the build and greatly appreciated their efforts.

Richard from Sheffield (June 2020)

Hi Jonny, very happy with Lewis – good guy who gets on with the job and is easy to work with. The pool house looks great.

Janice From London (June 2020)

Lewis thank you once again for all your hard work over the past few days. The room looks fantastic, and we are delighted with it.

Corinna from Doncaster (April 2020)

Just like to say how great your guys were to deal with- a real credit to any business and exceptionally hard working.

Allen from Guildford (March 2020)

Hi Jonny! We are very happy thanks. It looks brilliant and the guys were lovely.

Jo from Farnham (March 2019)

Thanks again for everything. You’ve done a cracking job. I look forward to passing on your details to plenty of jealous friends and clients!

Tim from Kingswood (March 2019)


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