3 fun ideas for entertaining with your outdoor patio or awning

There are few things in life that beat the joys of spending quality time outdoors with your friends and family, having a backyard barbecue or sipping a cup of tea under the shelter of a carport or garaport. You already know that your Shed Boss building is made of galvanised, quality steel ready to withstand any weather, […]

When do you need another custom designed shed?

Sometimes what you already have just isn't enough. Budding property investors always need to get one more property, hungry children always want another piece of candy – even our politicians are constantly on the march for just one more term in office! The same principle can apply to your custom designed shed as well. Whether […]

3 uses for a shed in Game of Thrones

With what is probably the world's biggest television show returning to people's screens at the moment, we thought we'd have a look at the application of custom designed sheds in Game of Thrones. While a lot of buildings in the series seem to be made of wood and stone rather than COLORBOND steel, we're sure […]

Are you planning to build a custom designed shed or barn in South Australia?

Hello, South Australians! All of us should be patting each other on the back, because  our state has won many international awards on sustainability and environmental friendliness. Recently, SA ranked top in the world for the most houses with rooftop solar power, according to a report by the Energy Supply Association of Australia (ESAA). Let that sink in for […]

What are the advantages of a gable roof?

When creating a customised shed design with Shed Boss Fleurieu, you have a wide array of building types at your disposal, including the option to have a gabled roof. This is a sloping style roof, generally with two sides that meet in a peak in the middle – a traditional shape that you will see […]

Lighting your garage: Tips for making the most of your space

Making the most of any space means being able to utilise it at all times of the day and your custom designed garage is no different. A common problem with garages being built alongside residential homes or commercial buildings is that they're often just considered a storage space for vehicles, tools and other bits and […]

Australia is now the cheapest place in the world to add rooftop solar panels!

If you are currently in the process of creating plans for your custom-designed shed on the Shed Boss app, you should have a serious think about adding solar photovoltaic (PV) panels to the rooftop. Why? Because Australia is now the most cost-effective place in the world to install solar panels to both home and business […]

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

Environmentally friendly shed video 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 build a custom […]

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 […]

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 […]