Sheds of steel: Why steel is best

When looking at investing in a commercial or domestic custom designed shed, you should consider using top-quality local steel that is guaranteed to withstand the tests of harsh Australian weather. With steel imports rising and local manufacturers falling out of business, steel structures are at the risk of compromised quality and injury-prone collapses. There are no […]

What are the benefits of corrugated shed roofing?

At Shed Boss Fleurieu, all of our sheds, garages, carports and barns come with Stramit 0.42 BMT corrugated roofing, which boasts a number of benefits for your installation. Some of the benefits of installing a corrugated roof for your shed include: 1) Durability One of the main benefits of installing a corrugated metal roof is its durability. […]

How can you tell if you're getting thin tin?

Are you getting thin tin? Insist on Base Metal Thickness (BMT) to manage your risk. The steel used in your shed should be measured as BMT (Base Metal Thickness), which is entirely structural material. Some suppliers give measurements as TCT (Total Coated Thickness), which includes coatings, about 0.05mm of extra thickness. This means that a […]

Looks can be deceiving, beware of imitations!

Not all steel is created equal. Look for the BlueScope steel brand on the steel to ensure the steel in your shed meets Australian standards.  While other products may look the same, they won't necessarily perform to the same standards. Fortunately, there's a few things you can do to make sure you're getting the genuine […]