3 ways to use a shed in summer

As many Australians take time off over the summer, it's a great time to engage in hobbies left neglected, or pick up on DIY projects that have languished in the background. The summer often provides great opportunities for people to get out and about, making repairs or doing activities they have held out for all year. […]

Waste management methods for livestock barns

If you own cattle or another type of livestock, it's likely that you have or need a customised barn to house these animals from time to time. Whether for milking, shelter from the weather or perhaps as a stable for your horses, the range of buildings from Shed Boss Fleurieu can help you create an ideal […]

How can I design an environmentally friendly shed? [Video]

Environmentally friendly shed video [KGVID width="640" height="360"]http://media.shedboss.com.au/RecordedVideos/videos/855821ac-8984-4094-96a6-794fede1d662/246/8000254/Source-Video/288/video1.webm[/KGVID] Did you know that in the last five years, 16.9 metric ton​nes of carbon emissions were released per person in Australia? The World Bank reported on this data recently, and it draws attention to the importance of making an effort to live greener and more sustainably. If you’re planning to […]

The ultimate guide to designing your own shed

Here at Shed Boss, we feel the product you buy should be exactly how you want it. If you purchase a custom designed barn, it should be the size and shape you need to fit your machinery, right? Or if you opt for a skillion-roof carport, it will need to suit your home's aesthetic. In […]

How to design a customised shed using global architecture trends

As home owners and business professionals are both aware, first impressions do matter. Whether you aim to wow your customers or simply please the eyes with beautiful, on-trend designs in your home, taking note of international styles in architecture and design can pay off. Custom designed sheds are one way to ensure that the look of […]

How can a shed help your hobby farm?

If you want a slice of the rural lifestyle without the large-scale management that comes with running a dairy farm, then a hobby farm might be the path for you. Also known as a small lifestyle farm, they can be a great way to cultivate your own crops or perhaps rear a small group of […]

The importance of brand colours in business buildings

In an increasingly competitive global market, maintaining a unique and strong brand can dramatically help a business stay at the forefront of consumer's thoughts. Colour psychology is frequently used in marketing and branding, helping businesses establish their image in the minds of consumers. Companies carefully choose the colours for their logo or brand, consulting with experts […]

Creating a living wall on your shed

Even if your custom designed shed is generally used for practical purposes like rearing livestock or perhaps as a workshop, that does not preclude you from being able to manage some great beautification strategies. While we're big fans of the beautiful and deep range of colours available from COLORBOND®, sometimes you also want something else […]

Beauty inside and out: Ideas for the interior of your custom designed shed

From the moment you lay eyes on the glistening, galvanised COLORBOND® steel exterior of your shed, you will probably feel excited to step inside and start using the space for whatever spunky idea you built it for. You probably put a lot of thought into choosing what type of building would best suit your needs, selecting between […]

Extra extravaganza part 1: How Shed Boss extras can improve your shed

Extra, extra, read all about it! Here, you can find information on our range of added extra options for your custom designed shed, garage, workshop, barn, patio or awning. All of these features are included on the Shed Boss app, available in the early stages of planning so you can be sure of what's on offer […]