Repackaged Aluminium Greenhouse 101 - Green with Polycarbonate
This incredible value greenhouse is 6'4"x8'5" and features green finish aluminium with twin wall polycarbonate safety glazing. The door is in the 6'4" wide wall. A free roof vent provides ventilation and a sliding door provides access. Detailed fitting instructions are supplied for DIY self assembly. These greenhouses and all accessories are always in stock, so whatever you order we can deliver within a matter of days.
REPACKAGED PRODUCT: Our repackaged products are intact and fully usable. The price has been reduced because the product has been returned or the packaging has been damaged in our warehouse. All components are fully usable with no significant defects although there may be some imperfections or scratches. Our normal aftersales service is available for missing or faulty components exactly as for new products.
REPACKAGED PRODUCT: This product is similar to a seconds quality. It should be complete and fully functional although the packaging may not be in new condition. There should be no significant defects although there may be a few minor imperfections and scratches.
- This product is complete and fully functional
- The packaging may not be in new condition
- The components should all be fully usable
- The components should all be present with no shortages unless specifically listed
- There should be no significant defects although there may be some blemishes, imperfections or scratches
- Our normal Helpline and Spares Service is available for missing or faulty components
Our repackaged products provide an opportunity to save money. The product should be complete and almost as new. Sometimes the packaging was damaged in our warehouse. Sometimes the product was returned. Perhaps we delivered the wrong model or a customer ordered the wrong model. Whatever the reason, unless we can see that the product and packaging are both in new condition we will not send it out as new. Instead we offer it for sale as “repackaged”.
- Twin wall polycarbonate glazing
- Green powder coated aluminium greenhouse frame
- Integral gutter
- Single sliding door
- 1 free roof vent included
- Green PVC sheet end closures ensure the glazing is neater and stronger
- Extra glazing clips halfway along each panel retain the polycarbonate more effectively
- Eaves height 4'4" (1315mm) including base plinth
- Ridge height 6'9" (2060mm) including base plinth
- Door width 2' (615mm)
- Greenhouse length 2570mm (8'5")
- Greenhouse width 1930mm (6'4")
- External base plinth 2542mm long
- External base plinth 1920mm wide
- Overall weight 38.5kg greenhouse only, 50.5kg including base plinth
- Detailed instructions - you can download your copy from this page
OUR BEST SELLING POLYCARBONATE GREENHOUSES: These great value aluminium greenhouses have been our best selling polycarbonate greenhouses for many years. Twinwall polycarbonate and green powder coated aluminium are normally expensive extras but these affordable metal greenhouses include both at sensationally cheap prices. The precise manufacturing and careful packing is a match for our most expensive greenhouses. The competitive price and polycarbonate glazing makes this aluminium greenhouse a popular choice with first time buyers, the elderly and families with children or pets.
TWIN WALL POLYCARBONATE: Twin wall polycarbonate is virtually unbreakable and very practical. With small children or pets around polycarbonate greenhouses are safer. Polycarbonate is also safer to handle during installation. Polycarbonate greenhouses provide a similar growing environment to glass greenhouses with better insulation properties and reduced glare. Polycarbonate also provides good insulation from frost and maintains a more even temperature for better plant growth. Twin wall polycarbonate also diffuses light to prevent scorching. Twin wall polycarbonate glazing is stronger than the flimsy single skin polycarbonate sheeting supplied with some greenhouses.
POWDER COATED ALUMINIUM: The powder coated finish is more attractive than the stark silver finish aluminium greenhouses. The tough finish also has excellent weathering properties and retains its gloss and colour superbly. A good example of powder coating is the finish on your washing machine. Powder coated aluminium greenhouses have a similar finish.
BASE REQUIREMENTS: As with many metal greenhouses, this aluminium greenhouse is designed to overhang a base plinth which is above the ground and made to the correct external base size. A suitable metal base is available as a low cost option. An alternative base can be made using timber, metal, bricks or concrete. It should be made to the same size as the base plinth. The greenhouse cills are designed to overhang the base. In addition, the front cill is a guide for the sliding door. If this greenhouse is placed directly on an oversized patio the door will not open.
GREENHOUSE LOCATION: Ideally your greenhouse should have a clear space at least 18" wide on all sides, if possible. This ensures easy access for both installation and future maintenance. In reality this is often not practical and at many sites it is not needed. A reduced clearance is often possible on one or two sides. You should cut back or remove any nearby shrubs and trees. Remember to allow for future growth. Ideally the ridge of a greenhouse should run from east to west. The best position for a freestanding greenhouse is a sunny spot outside the shadow of nearby buildings and trees. A sheltered position is best otherwise additional screening may be advisable. Polycarbonate glazing is not recommended at exposed sites. Plants need plenty of water so your greenhouse should be close to a water supply and the site should be well drained.
SIZES - LENGTH AND WIDTH: The external wall sizes are listed alongside the price. The first dimension listed is the width and the second dimension is the length. The width refers to the angled gable walls at the front and rear including the door wall. The length refers to the side walls.
WE ARE PROUD TO DISPLAY THIS BUILDING: You can see this building on display at our show centre in Norwich. With thousands of buildings on our website and only a few dozen on display, we only display our very best value buildings. We chose to display this building because it is one of our favourite buildings. We know it will bear close scrutiny. If you are able to visit us you will see the quality for yourself. Our Show Centre is open 7 days a week with expert advisors always available.
- Fast delivery or delay the delivery until you're ready at the same price
- Green powder coated galvanized steel base plinth
- Freestanding shelf units
- Downpipe kits
- Louvred vents
- Automatic roof vent opener
- Automatic louvre opener
- Base anchor kits
- Water butt
GREENHOUSE ACCESSORIES - ALWAYS IN STOCK: As a specialist greenhouse supplier, established since 1981, we pride ourselves on supplying more options and accessories than other suppliers. All of our greenhouse accessories are always in stock all the time. Many accesories are only available when you buy the greenhouse and not available separately. However, we always make an exception for one of our customers - if you purchased your greenhouse from us we will always supply any accessory you need at any time, even many years afterwards.
BASE PLINTH: The base plinth makes installation much easier. It is designed to be a portable and prefabricated foundation beam. The plinth features a flat underside to spread the weight of the greenhouse over a larger area. The base plinth can be placed on any flat and level surface including soil, gravel, decking, concrete or paving slabs. It is best to prepare a perimeter footing of concrete or paving slabs for the base plinth to stand on. However, with care the base plinth can be placed on any surface including soil or gravel provided that the ground is flat and level.
BASE PLINTH - SAVE POUNDS: The base plinth is much cheaper if you buy it with the greenhouse compared with the price you pay to buy it later. This is because of transport costs. It is much cheaper for us to deliver everything you need in one delivery. Around 19 out of 20 people buy the base plinth so it is worth thinking about this before you order. If you need advice you can phone us 7 days a week on 01603 721590.
BASE ANCHOR FIXING KITS - FOR SOIL OR CONCRETE: This kit makes it easy to fix your greenhouse down securely into concrete, paving slabs, decking or even soil. The brackets are profiled to grip the inside of the greenhouse base plinth with fixing holes on the inside. The brackets are fixed from inside the greenhouse with coach screws fixed down into the concrete, paving slabs or decking. If you want to site your greenhouse on soil you will need a concrete trench around the perimeter or smaller pockets of concrete into which the brackets can be fixed. You can fix the base plinth down with screws and wall plugs but it is much easier with our profiled brackets. Fixing the greenhouse down is recommended at all sites. The kit includes:
- Profiled anchor brackets - shaped to grip the inside of the greenhouse base plinth, with predrilled fixing holes
- Masonry drill bit - used to drill the correct size hole in concrete or paving slabs
- Zinc plated coachscrews - supplied complete with washers and plugs to ensure a neat easy fit
VENTILATION: Improved ventilation increases the air circulation through the greenhouse for better growing results. Automatic openers react to heat which ensures that in hot weather the vents open in your absence and then close again when its cooler. Louvred ventilators provide a healthy air flow through the greenhouse to ensure improved growing conditions and better crops. Some plants such as alpines require more ventilation than others. If you are not yet sure which plants you are likely to grow improved ventilation will give you more versatility.
HEATERS: We offer a huge range of heaters so whatever your specific requirements we have a heater to do the job. Our electric heaters require a standard domestic 13 amp electricity supply. Our propane gas heaters require permanent trickle ventilation when in use. As an approximate guide, a 3kw heater will heat a greenhouse up to 8'x12' or provide frost protection only up to 10'x15' in normal site conditions. A 1.5kw heater will normally heat a greenhouse up to 6'x8' or provide frost protection only up to 6'x12'. Internal partitions are often used in large greenhouses to create a smaller warm room which is cheaper and easier to heat.
HEATING REQUIREMENTS: Heating requirements vary for several reasons. Location is one factor with more heating required in Scotland than in southern England and less heating required in a sheltered position. The design is also a factor. For example, dwarf walls improve the insulation and lean to greenhouses absorb warmth from the existing wall. Another factor is the materials used. Polycarbonate greenhouses retain heat better than glass and wooden greenhouses retain heat better than metal greenhouses. We recommend you to buy a bigger heater than you need - you can always turn it down.
POLYPROPYLENE FLOOR TILES: A durable polypropylene floor or footpath is an affordable alternative to slabs or concrete. Easy to install within a few minutes, these interlocking polypropylene pavers simply click together with no fixings needed. Unlike slabs or concrete these pavers are lightweight, easy to install and fully relocatable. Designed to spread weight, the finished floor is capable of supporting 36 tonnes per square metre. First the ground is levelled and then the pavers are laid directly on the soil. The pavers can also be laid on grass, sand or gravel. The finished floor or footpath is self draining and suitable for wheelbarrows and wheelchairs. It fits comfortably inside the greenhouse with a few inches to spare. The tiles are easily prised apart by folding so the floor is even quicker to remove if required.
- FREE 1-3 DAY DELIVERY either as soon as possible or you can delay the delivery until you are ready.
- We always have a large stock of this clearance product and all accessories available - so we can always despatch your order immediately.
- Please provide at least one DAYTIME PHONE NUMBER where the driver can contact you on the day of delivery if needed.
- If you cannot be at home to receive your clearance product we can deliver when you are out - please contact us for options.
- At most sites it is possible for the driver to deliver your clearance product into the back garden unaided. Even if your clearance product is too heavy for the driver to carry it far the lorries are equipped with trolleys for moving heavy items over hard surfaces such as concrete or tarmac.
TELL US WHEN TO DELIVER: You need to tell us when to deliver, whichever option you choose. You can choose either as soon as possible or you can delay the delivery. We cannot deliver unless you tell us the earliest delivery day which suits your needs. You can select the earliest delivery day when you order online or if you order by phone. Alternatively, you can order without specifying the earliest delivery day and request delivery later by phone or email.
FAST 1-3 DAY DELIVERY: Fast 1-3 day delivery is available throughout mainland England, Wales, southern Scotland and central Scotland. We deliver within the next 3 working days if requested before 12 noon. For example, to request delivery on Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday just contact us before 12 noon on Friday.
DELAYED DELIVERY: You can request your delivery weeks in advance or you can wait until you are ready and request your delivery later.
NO HIDDEN DELIVERY CHARGES: The price you see is the price you pay. Our clearance product prices include all delivery charges - unlike most others we do not add delivery charges during the checkout process. However the prices may vary in different areas. You need to enter the first half of your postcode to see the correct prices in your local area. If you have not already done so click here to enter the FIRST HALF of your POSTCODE.
Delivery Service Restrictions
SCOTLAND: Delivery is normally within 1-3 days to all mainland addresses in DD, DG, EH, FK, G, KA1-26, KA29-30, KY, ML, PA1-33, PA35, PA37, PH1-16 and TD postcodes. Delivery is 3-5 days to mainland and offshore addresses in all other postcodes.
OFFSHORE ISLANDS: Delivery is normally within 1-3 days to the Isle of Wight. Delivery is within 3-5 days to the Scottish Islands, the Isle of Man and the Scilly Isles. Delivery to the Channel Islands is currently price on application.
NORTHERN IRELAND: Delivery is within 3-5 days throughout Northern Ireland. To see the correct prices please enter your BT postcode.
REPUBLIC OF IRELAND: Delivery is within 3-5 days throughout the Republic of Ireland. To see the correct prices please select Republic of Ireland as the country and enter the first part of your Eircode postal code e.g. A65. After that you can see all of the products available at the correct prices including delivery throughout the Republic of Ireland. To place an order just phone us 7 days a week on 01603 721590.
3-5 DAY DELIVERY: In some areas 1-3 day delivery is not possible. 3-5 day delivery is the only option in Northern Scotland, the Scottish Islands, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, the Isle of Man and the Scilly Isles. In these areas the AM before noon and Saturday delivery options are also not available.
NEXT DAY DELIVERY: This low cost option is available at any mainland address in England and Wales. The next day delivery option is also available in Scotland to mainland address in DD, DG, EH, FK, G, KA1-26, KA29-30, KY, ML, PA1-33, PA35, PA37, PH1-16 and TD postcodes. The next day delivery service is not available in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland or at any offshore address. If your delivery is outside the specified time the charge will be fully refunded.
NEXT DAY AM DELIVERY - BEFORE NOON: This low cost option is available at any mainland address in England and Wales. The AM delivery option is also available in Scotland to mainland address in DD, DG, EH, FK, G, KA1-26, KA29-30, KY, ML, PA1-33, PA35, PA37, PH1-16 and TD postcodes. The AM delivery service is not available in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland or at any offshore address. If your delivery is outside the specified time the charge will be fully refunded.
NEXT DAY SATURDAY DELIVERY: This low cost option is available at any mainland address in England or Wales. Saturday delivery is also available in Scotland to mainland address in DD, DG, EH, FK, G, KA1-26, KA29-30, KY, ML, PA1-33, PA35, PA37, PH1-16 and TD postcodes. The Saturday delivery service is not available in Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland or at any offshore address. To request delivery on Saturday just contact us before 12 noon on Friday.
- All clearance product prices include VAT.
ORDER BY PHONE: You can pay with a debit or credit card. To order phone us on 01603 721590 seven days a week.
ORDER ONLINE: You can pay with a debit or credit card. We also accept password protected online payments using Verified by VISA or Mastercard SecureCode.
METHODS OF PAYMENT: We accept most major credit cards and debit cards including VISA, MasterCard, VISA Delta, VISA Debit, MasterCard Debit, Electron, Solo, Switch, Maestro and UK Maestro. We also accept secure online payments using Verified by VISA or MasterCard SecureCode. We do not accept American Express or Diners Club cards at present.
SCHOOLS, COUNCILS AND BUSINESSES: We supply many schools, local councils and businesses both large and small. The prices and terms are the same so you can order online if you wish. If you want to pay by BACS transfer or company cheque you will need to order by phone.
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Thank you for your early reply your service is excellent
Shane, Ulverston, Cumbria, LA12, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 20th April 2015
EXTRA NOTE:- ON 19th APRIL 2015 THIS CUSTOMER SENT AN EMAIL REQUESTING GLAZING INSTRUCTIONS WHICH IS REPRODUCED BELOW. THE INSTRUCTIONS WERE EMAILED ON THE SAME DAY.
Received on time in good condition.finshed erecting tonight,opened last box, laid contents on floor . No instructions on glazing. Could u email instructions Many thanks Shane
Thanks very much. Considering it was my fault, that's very good service!
Simon, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 5th February 2015
EXTRA NOTE:- ON 3rd FEBRUARY 2015 THIS CUSTOMER SENT AN EMAIL REQUESTING A SPARE PART WHICH IS REPRODUCED BELOW:
Everything fine and thank you so much for sending on the ground anchor kit. Much easier than drilling holes in the frame and trying to screw that down to the concrete!
I have one favour to ask:
I have broken one of the small plastic inserts by carelessly kneeling on it while assembling the door. Would it be possible for you to send me a replacement. I will happily pay postage/packing, etc.
Many thanks again. All frames assembled (except the roof) and will put it up once the snow goes away!
With best wishes
EXTRA NOTE:- OUR REPLY DATED 5th FEBRUARY IS REPRODUCED BELOW:
Thank you for contacting us.
We do not stock this item ourselves but I have contacted the factory who have agreed to post you one free of charge as a goodwill gesture.
This should arrive in the next few days.
Many thanks for your email and for forwarding my email regarding the missing parts.
I've been very impressed with the service your company offers and appreciate you emailing the Customer Services department on my behalf.
Thank you very much for your help.
Sue, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B61, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 9th April 2013
JUST TO LET YOU KNOW THAT I RECIEVED MY DOWN PIPES FOR MY GREENHOUSE THANK YOU ONCE AGAIN FOR A GREAT SERVICE
Roger, Betws Y Coed, Conwy, LL24, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 1st April 2013
Greenhouse arrived today! Thank you.
Oh, I have posted a message on Money Saving Experts website (Praise vent and warnings) to tell everyone about the excellent service!
Carol, Blackwood, Caerphilly, NP12, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 12th March 2013
EXTRA NOTE:- THIS CUSTOMER'S REVIEW ON MONEYSAVINGEXPERT.COM IS REPRODUCED BELOW.
I purchased my son a greenhouse from www.summergardenbuildings.co.uk on Sunday evening. I was a bit hesitant as I have never heard of this company.
I am impressed!
The website was clear and easy to use and the payment process straightforward.
I stupidly forgot to leave my email addy and someone from the company phoned first thing Monday to confirm the order and delivery day, and to ask if there was a safe place to leave the items if no-one was in.
The items arrived today (all present and correct).
So well done summergardenbuildings! and Thank You
PS the price was very reasonable and no delivery charge!
EXTRA NOTE:- TO VIEW THE ACTUAL REVIEW ON MONEYSAVINGEXPERT.COM CLICK HERE
Just to say many thanks for your prompt delivery and service , having been let down previously by a company which took my money without delivering my order its good to know that there are some honest people out there. thanks again.
Mike, Colchester, Essex, CO4, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 28th October 2012
I felt I would like to write & tell you how satisfied I have been with my greenhouse & also the customer service. I ordered a greenhouse in March 2011, but after putting the order through, I decided I would prefer a larger sized one. The gentleman I spoke to was so understanding & didn't make me feel uncomfortable although I knew I must be causing extra work. A lady rang to check the time for delivery would be suitable and again I was impressed by her friendly helpful manner. I don't know if yours is a family firm, but it certainly has the feel of one.
This is the first greenhouse I have owned & I've been so pleased with it, and amazed how many plants I've been able to overwinter. I recommended you to friends & they bought the same one as me. I can assure any prospective customer that all the parts were in the box, and they will be pleased with the product.
Thank you again
Anne, Northenden, Manchester, M22, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 26th September 2012
Just finished putting up my 8 x 6 greenhouse.
Thank you for your excellent service. The product is excellent value for money compared to
your rivals and the instructions not too hard to follow!
Mike, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR31, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 8th May 2012
Thanks for the reply, all missing parts have been supplied and fitted. A very pleased customer.
David, Andover, SP10, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 17th April 2012
I have received the Greenhouse 101 and can confirm it is a brilliant product and the service I have experienced from Summer Greenhouses has been top notch!
However, I seem to be missing parts E11 (2 off) I have to say I'm not sure whether I have misplaced them or they were not in the packaging.
Bryan, Scunthorpe, DN16, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 16th April 2012
EXTRA NOTE:- THE MISSING PARTS WERE SENT ON 18TH APRIL.
Greenhouse arrived safely"havent yet unpacked everything, but boxes didn't appear to be damaged, carrier E-mailed me to inform me package was on it's way, very pleased with your service, many thanks".
John, Edenbridge, Kent, TN8, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 12th April 2012
Thank you for the recent Greenhouse that I purchased through yourself. On the whole, I am delighted with the product.
I wondered if you had any spares though as I was putting the rubber seal on the door, I broke on of the black plastic runners at the bottom of the door and the door is a little lopsided now. Trying to resolve this, I broke the screw head which secures the black plastic runner to the door side. If you have a few spare greenhouse nuts and bolts I would appreciate this.
Hugh, Lenzie, Glasgow, G66, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 6th April 2012
EXTRA NOTE:- AS PART OF OUR SERVICE, WE WILL PROVIDE ANY PARTS YOU NEED TO COMPLETE YOUR GREENHOUSE WITH NO QUIBBLES.
Thank you very much. The staff at your helpline were extremely helpful and have arranged for the parts to be sent to me.
Mr RC, Rhyl, LL18, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 1st April 2012
EXTRA NOTE:- THE DOOR RUNNERS WERE DAMAGED SHORTLY AFTER INSTALLATION. AS PART OF OUR SERVICE, WE WILL PROVIDE ANY PARTS YOU NEED WITH NO QUIBBLES.
Many thanks - superswift response!
Page 7 is different to that on your website but correctly matches the parts I have received - so I can now carry on assembling.
Jim, Ruabon, Wrexham, LL14, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 14th March 2012
EXTRA NOTE:- THIS CUSTOMER HAD DOWNLOADED THE ASSEMBLY INSTRUCTIONS FROM OUR WEBSITE BEFORE DELIVERY. A DIFFERENT VERSION OF THE INSTRUCTIONS WAS DELIVERED WITH HIS GREENHOUSE. HE CONTACTED US FOR CLARIFICATION.
Just a note to let you know that the greenhouse arrived safely today, and that all the parts are present. The only things we haven't counted are the bolts and the clips, but there seem to be plenty of both!
Many thanks for your excellent and helpful service.
Carol, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 7th March 2012
Hi. Just a quick note to you advising greenhouse delivered 08.30 this morning, no problem with packing etc. Value for money 100%. Instructions excellent, step by step. Thank you for your telephone call to advise the state of my order. Cannot thank you enough.
Kim, Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan, CF38, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 22nd February 2012
I just wanted to confirm that the greenhouse and accessories have just been delivered.
I just want to say that it is a pleasure dealing with your company. You have fantastic customer service and your website is packed to the brim with useful information. I'm really glad I chose to buy this greenhouse from you! I hope other companies take note of the way you run your business.
Richard, Stansted, CM24, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 20th February 2012
Hello, I recently purchased a 6X8 polycarb glazed greenhouse from you (excellent product by the way) and noted you do 2 rainwater down pipes as a extra, but i can not see how to order them thay are not listed or shown on the accessories. can you advise.
Don, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 2nd October 2011
EXTRA NOTE:- AS PART OF OUR SERVICE, ANY CUSTOMER WHO PURCHASES A BUILDING FROM US CAN ADD ACCESSORIES LATER EVEN IF THE ACCESSORY IS NOT NORMALLY SOLD SEPARATELY.
Greenhouse delivered to me as promised yesterday - 2nd September 2011
John, Barnehurst, Kent, DA7, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 3rd September 2011
EXTRA NOTE:- THIS GREENHOUSE WAS ORDERED ON 1st SEPTEMBER 2011.
We recently purchased a 8x6 budget greenhouse from yourselves. It is now erected and in use. What a fantastic purchase. Now erected it is extremely sturdy and excellent value for money.
Ken, Littleborough, Lancashire, OL15, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 16th August 2011
We recently bought an 8 x 6 greenhouse with which we are very pleased but seem to be short of some plastic strips. Could you let us know if you can send us some and what the cost would be. I look forward to hearing from you.
Elizabeth, Glenrothes, Fife, KY7, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 4th August 2011
EXTRA NOTE:- ADDITIONAL POLYCARBONATE SHEET END CLOSURES WERE POSTED FREE OF CHARGE ON 5th AUGUST.
Hi, just to say how grateful I am for your prompt delivery of the 5 blade louvre
for my greenhouse, fitted in minutes and working perfectly,
Thank you once again. regards
Michael, Lechlade, Gloucestershire, GL7, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 1st August 2011
Arrived this after noon.
Everything appears ok.
Stuart, Kilsyth, Glasgow, G65, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 6th July 2011
the greenhouse arrived 8.15am on the day of delivery.all there nothing missing.my husband put it up with no problem.very nice to look at just the right size for us it is up and running and we are looking forward to many years enjoyment in our retirement with it
Mrs K, Worksop, S81, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 20th June 2011
It just arrived! Thank you very much for all your help and professional service. A couple of lads on the allotment are looking for greenhouses and I am about to pass on your contact details to them.
Gareth, Abertillery, NP13, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 8th April 2011
Thank you for your swift response! I received the replacement door rollers today.
Thanks again for excellent customer service. I shall be ordering some extras from you very soon
Jemma, Whitley Bay, NE25, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 26th March 2011
EXTRA NOTE:- AN EMAIL RECEIVED FROM THIS CUSTOMER ON 21st MARCH IS REPRODUCED BELOW:
I ordered 8x6 greenhouse from you on 14 feb 2011. We have just completed building it.
Unfortunately two small parts are broken - code E12 "door top". The rollers that fit to the top of the door.
I am therefore unable to use the greenhouse.
Could you please send some replacements?
Dear Summer Greenhouses.
I bought one of your Greenhouse and polycarbonate glazing delivered with optional base plinth early in February and due to unforseen circumstances have only erected it this week.
I have been extremely pleased with the greenhouse and the excellent service I recieved from your company. I have recommended you to my neighbour who decided she wanted a greenhouse when she saw mine!
I wanted to let you know that the M6 x 10 bolts and M6 nuts are of a very poor quality. They are so soft they shear off very easily and the nuts are difficult to get on. In the end I went to my local screwfix and replaced the lot. I don't know if you have had anyone else mention it, but I would much rather have paid �10 more for the greenhouse and saved lots of time and know it is fixed together well.
Samantha, Bolton, BL2, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 25th March 2011
EXTRA NOTE:- OUR REPLY DATED 26th MARCH IS REPRODUCED BELOW:
I'm sorry for the delay in our reply. We have been very busy. The nuts and bolts are standard greenhouse components which are made from alumnium and widely used. Most people are used to steel which is much harder. Aluminium bolts must not be overtightened or they will shear off - this often takes some getting used to! If required we are always happy to supply extra nuts and bolts free of charge. Some tougher alloy bolts have been developed recently which are more expensive but which are not yet in common use by the manufacturers. It may be that you found some of these but I'm writing in case you replaced the bolts with steel. You should be aware that steel and aluminium are incompatible so this could cause problems. Steel bolts should not be used in aluminium greenhouses. Thankyou for your kind comments about our product and service.
Just inadvertently sent a blank e mail please ignore! Last week I received my 8' x 6' greenhouse package order and wish to let you know how very pleased I am with it. have still to get the door hanging nicely but otherwise it's fine. I have also been very impressed with your staff's attention to detail regarding the delivery etc. Thanking you,
Nick, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE17, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 18th March 2011
Just to say thank you for your customer service re the above order, excellent all round. A big thanks to a guy called John who rang me regards the base. Thank God he did and I purchased one, it was hard enough with and I would think twice as hard without.
P.S. Usually people complain about instructions but I thought these were pretty good.
A happy customer
George, Dunfermline, Fife, KY12, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 8th March 2011
have just built green house fab value fab service thank you
Pauline, Cinderford, Gloucestershire, GL14, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 4th March 2011
Fantastic green house, all assembled.
However I have used some end caps J3-1 where I should not have done.
To avoid dismantling could you please send me 10 end caps J3-1.
I will gladly pay for these & postage.
Roger, Hull, East Yorkshire, HU10, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 7th November 2010
EXTRA NOTE:- END CAPS WERE POSTED FREE OF CHARGE ON 8th NOVEMBER.
just bought one of your greenhouses, it arrived on Monday as requested and now stands proudly in my garden,the only thing slightly disappointed by was the lack of the door runner support arm however really pleased by the quality !! took six hours from start to finish! nuts bolts some sheared but will certainly recommend your products. 30 yrs ago I worked for a company now called Hall's in Paddock Wood in Kent , Yours is superior in price and quality of theirs today. Thank you !!
Paul, Louth, Lincolnshire, LN11, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 6th October 2010
Thank you for a very pleasant and efficient service.
Colin, Dudley, West Midlands, DY1, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 9th July 2010
Hi to whom it may concern.
For the record, superb product looks great, fantastic value, my wife's over the moon as the greenhouse was for her Birthday present.
Thanks Guys and Girls
Graham, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV10, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 23rd June 2010
my greenhouse was delivered today as promised, the package consisted of 2 long boxes and one almost larger sq box so 3 in all. I assume that is the total consignment. I am just letting you know this as I probably won't be opening packs for a wk or two.
thanks again for your very prompt and excellent service.
Mike, Cunninghamhead, Kilmarnock, KA3, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 3rd June 2010
I have now received all parts for the greenhouse. Thankyou for your good service.
Mr N, Cumnock, Ayrshire, KA18, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 26th May 2010
Thanks very much for EXCELLENT service-greenhouse has been delivered on a Saturday morning less than 24hrs after I placed my order!
Will recommend you to all my friends and family!
Karen, Folkestone, Kent, CT19, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 1st May 2010
The greenhouse was erected without any difficulties and is now already full and looks superb - I should have ordered a bigger one. However, I appear to have lost some of the stopends which came with the rainwater collection accessory kit. Is it possible to order another set - �15 plus postage.
David, Cheltenham, GL52, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 24th April 2010
EXTRA NOTE:- DOWNPIPE KITS ARE AVAILABLE SEPARATELY.
Just a quick email to say how pleased we are with the green house that we brought from you last week. We found the delivery brilliant and had it up in no time. we also think it was a real bargain.
Thank you again and we will highly recomend you to family and friends.
Amanda, Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 18th March 2010
I have purchased one of your greenhouses with an auto roof vent. Having no problem erecting the greenhouse from your instructions i unfortunatly can not find the instructions for the auto vent.
I have installed the vent but i am unable to raise the tempature more than 60 degrees before the vent opens, is this correct or is there some adjustment i can make
Dave, Camelford, Cornwall, PL32, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 7th March 2010
EXTRA NOTE:- OUR REPLY SENT ON 7th MARCH 2010 IS REPRODUCED BELOW:
Dear Mr (CUSTOMER NAME)
We are sales staff only on Sunday but hopefully I am able to answer your query. The automatic vent openers are normally adjustable. There are many types but for most the long cylinder can normally be "twizzled" round, one way to make it open more easily, the other way to make it open less. I hope I've answered your query but if not please phone our helpline. Lines are open from 9-5 on Monday-Friday.
EXTRA NOTE:- A REPLY WAS RECEIVED ON 7th MARCH 2010 WHICH IS REPRODUCED BELOW:
Thanks thats great, and we like the word "twizzled"!!
Thank you for delivery of the greenhouse and base.
Eileen, South Croydon, CR2, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 26th October 2009
hi, i recently bought 6x8 greenhouse for fathers retirement unfortunately grandchildren lost glazing clips and end pieces can i buy these seperately . PS first class service
Frances, Motherwell, Lanarkshire, ML1, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 18th September 2009
EXTRA NOTE:- REPLACEMENT PARTS WERE DISPATCHED FREE OF CHARGE ON MONDAY 21st SEPTEMBER.
delivery arrived before midday today - all packages in perfect condition. I now look forward to seeing it all put together !!
Thankyou very much for your business, it's been a pleasure.
Chris, High Peak, Derbyshire, SK23, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 19th June 2009
Just a note to say we are delighted with our greenhouse its been up a week and already beetroot is sprouting.
Steven, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S43, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 18th May 2009
May I take this opportunity to thank you for such a professional and informed transaction and look forward to goods being delivered on Thurs 14th May 2009 and would not hesitate and hope to do business again in the future.
Phil, Horndean, Waterlooville, PO8, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 12th May 2009
Many thanks - downpipes have arrived already.
Brilliant service, once again.
Roger, Worthing, Sussex, BN12, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 5th April 2009
EXTRA NOTE:- THE GREENHOUSE WAS ORDERED IN 2008. THE DOWNPIPES WERE ORDERED ON FRIDAY 3rd APRIL 2009. AS PART OF OUR SERVICE, WE WILL PROVIDE ANY PARTS YOU NEED TO COMPLETE YOUR GREENHOUSE WITH NO QUIBBLES.
The greenhouse arrived as you stated. We are absolutely delighted!
We set it up at the weekend, and couldn't be happier. Huge thanks, regards and, best wishes for the future in these uncertain times.
Keep up the good work!
Steve & Lynne, Longworth, Oxfordshire, OX3, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 24th March 2009
Thanks Phill, fixing kit recieved.
Your company has been a pleasure to deal with!
Steve, Milnthorpe, Cumbria, LA7, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 20th March 2009
Thanks for your email.I have now had a chance to check the items delivered and those which I thought were awaited were indeed between the two stagings as you advise.So,all seems to be here,thank you.A most impressive service I must say.
Alan, Eyemouth, Berwickshire, TD14, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 13th February 2009
EXTRA NOTE:- LATER ON THE SAME DAY ANOTHER EMAIL WAS RECEIVED FROM THIS CUSTOMER WHICH IS REPRODUCED BELOW:
I should have added that I originally rang (SUPPLIER NAME) to order one of their greenhouses but they were so unhelpfull I aborted the order and rang you chaps for information on the greenhouse which I eventually ordered.The person with whom I spoke in your greenhouse section was so friendly and helpful (without trying to "push" me into an order) my wife and I decided to order from you online after we had discussed the options.
(SUPPLIER NAME)'s loss (and poor public relations) was your company's gain!
Many thanks for replacing damaged parts so quickly. My greenhouse is already full and looks great.
Julie, Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 10th November 2008
For the attention of Paul;
Hi there -- Just to let you know that all the replacements for the damaged sections of my green house have now arrived and have checked out ok; --- thank you for your efforts ; I consider the matter to be now closed .
Ernest, Thurso, Caithness, KW14, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 24th October 2008
Parts received this morning. (Mon 13th Oct)
Many thanks for your assistance. Pls also thank your counterpart.
Stephen, Manchester, M41, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 13th October 2008
Many thanks for prompt service
DJJ, Folkestone, Kent, CT18, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 24th April 2008
Many thanks for contacting the manufacturer on my behalf regarding the missing screws in the staging packs.
Just to let you know I have this morning received a replacement pack from them so can now go ahead and build the stagings.
I greatly appreciate the help you offered in resolving this matter.
Paula, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 24th April 2008
I would like to say how very pleased with the green house we ordered last week and with the excellent service provided by you. Could you let me know the carriage costs for 12 inch wide shelve please, thanks?
Doreen, Fareham, Hampshire, PO14, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 19th April 2008
Thankyou for your wonderful service
Please continue to complete the order with the adjustment of a set of anchors
Murray, West Calder, West Lothian, EH55, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 15th April 2008
Took delivery, but have only been able to build the greenhouse this weekend (because of the poor weather).
Discovered the following parts were missing from the Polycarbonate Glazing package:
8 x Stainless Steel roof Glazing clips (J4-1)
21 x Stainless Steel general Glazing clips (J4-2)
6 x Stainless Steel door Glazing clips (J4-3)
Please could you arrange to send these clips so that I can finish erecting the greenhouse, which incidentally I found extremely easy to build with easy to follow instructions.
Pat, Arbroath, Angus, DD11, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 2nd March 2008
EXTRA NOTE:- THE MISSING PARTS WERE DISPATCHED 2nd MARCH 2008.
Good service, no problems erecting greenhouse, very satisfied with purchase
Lesley, Great Yarmouth, NR31, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 7th October 2007
Paul / Kerry,
Recieved delivery as requested, many thanks. The greenhouse is now fully constructed and is looking good. Unfortuately on attempting to construct the second heavy duty staging I noticed that there are two items missing 1 x K3-1 (Short Horizontal Strut) and screws No6 x 6mm (Item Code no;66).
Sorry about not noticing this in the first place, grateful if you could send parts so that I can complete construction, POC 01202 (PHONE NUMBER).
Pete, Broadstone, Dorset, BH18, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 23rd August 2007
Many thanks for the speedy delivery of the greenhouse - it arrived on Tuesday as agreed ! We have struggled with the instructions - as do most people - although the frame is now fully errected & we are filling in with the "glazing". Can we suggest that it would be great if the holes in the frame had already been drilled to go into the base as obviously all the other holes had been drilled & treated - just a suggestion ! However, great price & great service
Many thanks & regards
Diana and Chris, Liskeard, Cornwall, Pl14, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 7th May 2007
EXTRA NOTE:- UNFORTUNATELY THE HOLES CANNOT BE DRILLED IN ADVANCE BECAUSE THE EXACT POSITION OF FIXING HOLES VARIES FROM SITE TO SITE AND CARE IS REQUIRED ESPECIALLY WHEN FIXING INTO A BRICK BASE.
Thanks for the prompt service the greenhouse looks to be of good quality
Don, Droitwich Spa, Worcestershire, WR3, 6x8 Greenhouse 101, 16th February 2007