First things first, invest in some good waterproof gear! After all, there’s no such thing as the wrong weather, just the wrong clothing! Here in Skipton there are, of course, loads of outdoor clothes shops such as Tog24 and Hawkshead. Plus, did you know if you buy a membership for nearby Gisburn Forest, you get a discount at Cotswold Outdoor? For little people’s wellies and boots head to Shooligans on Newmarket Street who are now open by appointment.
If you’re renovating, consider planning in an area that is sheltered no matter what, such as a veranda like the one on this property where we supplied and fitted Accoya bifolds.
Here is some inspiration for you: