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Mon, 12 Feb


Church Farm

Eco Pod Construction - Basic Pod Construction

Our introductory workshop goes through the build of a Eco pod using basic carpentry skills. Eco pods are used for glamping, garden rooms and extra rooms to a home. These pods have a small footprint, but can easily be scaled up for bigger projects

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Eco Pod Construction - Basic Pod Construction
Eco Pod Construction - Basic Pod Construction

Time & Location

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12 Feb 2024, 09:30 – 13 Feb 2024, 16:30

Church Farm, Merrylees Rd, Coalville LE67 1AP, UK

About the event

There are very few courses available that teach you how to build a glamping pod or a Shepherds hut. This is why we decided to offer this introductory workshop. 

Buying glamping pods or Shepherds huts or any substantial timber building comes with a price tag, so learning how to build your own is a great way to save money and is hugely satisfying to build your own.

What you will learn:

On this workshop, you will Learn how to build an eco pod. Starting with assembling the frame, from the arches through to the cross section supports, use of sheet material for structural integrity, basic sub floor to completing with cladding and will include:

Basic health & safety including PPE

Basic carpentry with hand tools and power tools to achieve great results.

Framing - How to assemble the frame, completing the arches, and cross sections.

Rolling the frame - to secure the bottom

Flooring - installing a sub floor

Membranes - discussion on membranes and how to apply them

Cladding - discussion & practical examples on types and how to apply them

Door - How to make a simple door

Completed Eco pod size - 2m x 2m

This is a two day workshop and is non residential.

Number of attendees: up to 6

0930 – 1630 daily

1230pm break for lunch (bring your own) 

Tea & Coffee provided

Course fee includes any required PPE for the course and course materials

Register your interest now, dates and places will be limited.


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