Questions to ask before you get a shed

When you want to create some fantastic storage space on your property, or perhaps have a secure spot for your car, a custom designed shed can always do the trick. With such a diverse range of models available to you and the power to mould it to your exact needs, why wouldn't you get one? […]

From drab to slab: Everything you need to know about concrete for your shed

Did you know that the origins of concrete trace back thousands of years? The very earliest, crude forms of concrete were used by the ancient Egyptians around 5,000 years ago, when they built the pyramids. A few centuries later during the Roman Empire, concrete and cement were used to their full potential to create magnificent […]

Spotlight on Jim Kearns: Shed Boss Fleurieu

Meet Jim Kearns. He is qualified as a licenced building supervisor and project manager, and is passionate about his role at Shed Boss Fleurieu, where he handles your building project from start to finish. Dealing with Jim makes the entire process a piece of cake – but that's just the beginning of the sweet journey. The […]

A quick guide to the Shed Boss complete project process

If you're looking to store valuable equipment, park your car under cover or just have somewhere to turn into a man cave, a custom designed garage could be for you. Getting one constructed, however, is another matter. That's where Shed Boss Fleurieu can really help you out. We can offer a complete project service, taking […]

Liven up your property listings

We all know property is booming, but the neighbourhood is getting pretty crowded out there. Just one look at real estate sites like Domain or and you’ll see thousands of outstanding places all clamouring for buyers. In this environment, anything that makes your listing stand out will attract more interest and more buyers at […]


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 […]

Managing noise in your custom designed shed

When you have a custom designed shed or garage, it can sometimes feel like your own personal playground. Whether you're using it for a fun summer project or as a maintenance workshop, it's not hard to get lost in your activities. And before you know it, you have noise control knocking at your roller door asking […]


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 […]


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, […]


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 […]


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 keep your shed cool this summer

Building a custom designed shed in South Australia can serve a wide range of functions, but it's important to be aware of your surroundings and conditions. For example, you wouldn't build a carport style shed without walls to protect your stock from the wind and rain! And on the other side of this, it's important […]