How to prevent fire hazards in your shed

While the summer heat is dying down, for many parts of Australia there can still be the risk of fire. Dry grass and prolonged periods without rain can create hazardous conditions, and that is important to remember – especially if you live in a rural area. Fire prevention is a key element of regional living, […]

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? […]

Your ultimate COLORBOND® steel colour guide

Welcome to Shed Boss' ultimate COLORBOND® steel colour guide! This guide provides the whole range of 22 steel colours compiled into one handy list, separated according to classic and contemporary shades. It gives you an idea of the colours available for you to custom design your Shed Boss structure on the Shed Boss app. Our app offers a 3D […]

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 to store wine in a shed

The wine cellar is a dream addition to a home for anyone with an eye for viticulture. A dedicated room for all of the different varieties is a great space to show off, not to mention ideal for those who like to collect bottles from all over the world. The wine cellar is ancient tradition, […]

Creative uses for a custom-designed carport

If you are thinking of building a custom-designed garage or shed on your property, why not consider a carport instead? Carports not only protect your vehicles from the harsh Australian weather and are an eye-catching extension of your home, but are also adaptable to many other functions. Whether for personal or commercial use, carports can be utilised in […]

Tips for matching your shed or garage to the style of your home

The Australian Housing Industry Association noted that between March 2014 and 2015, construction began for a staggering 205,000 new homes. This is a record breaking number, marking the first time in history that the 200,000 threshold has been breached. This is great news, because owning a home is a life milestone and a dream come true […]

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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 […]

From weekenders to wineries: Creative shed uses

There are some obvious ways to use a shed, such as a large industrial-sized structure for commercial purposes or as a smaller storage facility in a backyard for keeping tools and garden equipment. However, the fun begins in earnest when you let your creative juices flow and really consider the variety of options for using […]

Which COLORBOND® steel colour is right for your shed? [VIDEO]

Which COLORBOND® steel colour is right for your shed? [VIDEO] [KGVID poster="" width="640" height="360"][/KGVID] Transcript With a wide variety of COLORBOND® steel colours on offer, your custom designed shed can shimmer and shine in style. Here’s a handy guide that matches colours to different styles, so your garden or storage shed can look good next […]