You purchased an outdoor storage building to store the things you value. Whether lawn equipment, woodworking tools, or family heirlooms, you want your things protected from the elements. But sometimes, those elements invade even the best-kept homes and storage buildings,…
Just when your outdoor storage shed arrives from the manufacturer, the unthinkable happens. A tropical storm comes through and dumps a boatload of rain on the area. Rainwater rushes downhill and through dale and into your new shed. How did…
But is 10×12 the right size for you? Before you spend a month of Saturdays . . .
But here’s the real deal: there is a huge difference between price and value. You’ve got a choice: Do you want something that’s cheap? Or do you want something that has value? Most times, you just can’t have it both ways.
Here’s a question to ask if you are thinking of buying or building a shed: Is “cheap” actually cheap in the long run, or just now?
Just like a great shed.
Shed buying wisdom starts by knowing what work your shed will be needing a few years down the road. Before you "tie the knot" with a shed builder, be sure you know what services you'll need to keep your storage building in top condition in the future.
DO’s and DON’Ts of Storage Shed Maintenance
As we discussed in Part 1 of Shed Care, there are many things you can do (or not do) that will improve the useful life of your backyard accessory structure. By taking a little extra time and money, with 4 tips here you can add 10-20 years to the life of your shed.
Shed Care: Three DO’s and DON’Ts of Shed Maintenance (Part 1 of 2)
You’ve spent good money on your storage shed. You want it to last a long time.
Let’s look at 3 really basic things you should do–or should not do–that will dramatically improve the useful life of your backyard building.