THE TOP 8 REASONS YOU SHOULD GET A SHED

If you’ve never owned a shed you might be wondering what all the fuss is about. What’s so great about owning a big out building anyway? Isn’t it just a place for cardboard boxes and things you don’t have a place for? Or is there more to it than that? At Shedboss, we like to […]

Why you should add a granny flat to your property

Long gone are the days when these separate dwellings were just to keep elderly family members out of your hair. Granny flats are making a comeback in Australian backyards due to increasing flexibility of design and affordability. They're bigger, stronger and flashier – perfect for property owners wanting to expand and increase the value of their […]

THE PSYCHOLOGY OF THE SHED

It seems as soon as people learned to put a roof over their heads, they started creating places to fill with work, life and play. Archaeologists have evidence that humans living in caves used smaller caves or alcoves. In early Europe people built them from mammoth tusks and skins. Even Eskimos built shed-like structures from […]

PET PARADISE – ShedBoss

If you’re an animal lover, you probably feel a little guilty when you leave them at home. We’d all like to spend more time with our pets. Wouldn’t it be nice if we could take them for walks, go hiking or take them for a romp on the beach every day of the week? Unfortunately, […]

TEACH YOUR KIDS TO MAKE MONEY WITH A HOLIDAY BUSINESS IN A SHED

School’s out! Holidays are here and you know what that means. If you’ve got kids, they’ll either be causing chaos around the house, or parked in front of the TV. If you have space you could give them something much more interesting to do and teach them a few life lessons along the way. We’ve […]

WORKING FROM HOME? HERE’S A FRESH TAKE ON WORK-SPACES FOR FREELANCERS

As Bob Dylan once said, the times they are a-changing. A large proportion of Australians are abandoning the 9-to-5 grind in favour of self-employment and better work-life balance. In fact, a study conducted by the research firm Edelman Berland found that 4.1 million Australians (32% of the workforce) had freelanced between 2014-15. The trend is […]

How to throw a Christmas party in a barn

Shake things up this Christmas by ho-ho-hosting your annual party in your custom designed barn! Whether an open rural shed, or an enclosed Stockman barn with multiple customisable doors, there are many things you can do to bump up the aesthetics of your barn to accommodate for the reds and greens of the festive season. Here are […]

How to custom design your shed into a home cinema

We've talked plenty about sheds before, like how to custom-design one as a 'man cave', but have you ever considered this – a small and cosy private cinema right in your own back yard? You can build one for yourself, your family, or as a present to your significant other. With a home cinema, it'll also […]

MAN, MACHINE AND MY SHED

Every shed has a story. Sometimes it’s part of your business, sometimes it’s part of who you are. That’s what it is for John Mazzer, who has spent countless hours meticulously restoring rare and beautiful motorcycles inside his shed in Lismore. A lifelong motorcycle enthusiast, John has been restoring old motorbikes for about 10 years. […]

How to turn your shed into a pop-up salon

In these modern times, pop-up businesses continue to prove that they are far more than a fad. Whether you're wandering through a side street in Sydney or a back alley in Brisbane, pop-up stores are thriving, selling a whole range of different goods or services. And just what are such stores made from? Steel, just like […]