Know your measurements: BMT vs. TCT

If you're not already familiar with the different measurements used for steel, you may soon find yourself a little uncertain during the design process of your custom designed shed. For example, at Shed Boss we will refer to the BlueScope Steel materials we use in terms of 'BMT', which is a measurement of steel thickness. […]

What colour will your next custom shed be?

One of the great benefits of choosing Shed Boss Fleurieu is the fact that we utilise COLORBOND® steel for our buildings. This material is incredibly strong, and is highly resistant to corrosion and weather damage. Although, colour is of equal importance in its own ways. The overall toughness of your shed is great when it comes […]

Safe storage solutions for both commercial and residential sheds

Storage. That word can sometimes make people feel anxious or stressed, worried about a lack of space for securing their important items. Finding spare room in cupboards, under the stairs or inside wardrobes is often like Mission Impossible – but this is where Shed Boss Fleurieu can help. A custom designed shed for your business […]

A brief guide to Australian wind speed ratings

Wind is great when you're flying a kite, or hoping for a cool breeze on a hot day. It's a bit less convenient, however, when it's rolling over your custom designed barn, trying to knock it over. To prevent this sort of extreme incident happening, wind ratings are always considered during the planning phase of […]

Is your custom designed shed safe, or ShedSafe™?

When planning out the steps to build your custom designed shed, you need to know that it's going to be safe. A steel structure may seem sturdy when you first build it, but little things over time, such as wind and corrosion, can wear it down until worst comes to worst and something fails. So […]

What bracketry will Shed Boss use on my project?

The joints are one of the most important parts of your custom designed workshop's skeletal structure. For any building, joints can be one of the weakest areas, and they are often subjected to the raw power of the elements. For this reason, it's absolutely imperative that you have the strongest joints possible in your building, […]

The dreaded ‘M’ word: Do you need to maintain your custom designed shed?

No matter which Shed Boss building you choose, be it a custom designed barn or a casual carport, you'll want it to remain standing for a long time. This means the steel needs to bear the pounding elements of Australia's varied weather, and survive corrosion-free. Are you going to need to perform regular maintenance on your […]

The benefits of having a concrete floor with Shed Boss

When you build with Shed Boss Fleurieu, there's a lot you can count on: Strong design, fantastic Morinda™ bracketry, a commitment from our staff to meet your vision for what a shed should be – and also a sound, strong foundation of concrete. The concrete slab forms a fundamental part of the strength of our buildings, and […]

FAQAC: Frequently asked questions about concrete

A solid, well-made concrete foundation can make all the difference for your custom designed barn, shed or garage's life span. You can't just get a mixing truck, pour a load of concrete on your site and call it a day. There is a certain artistry to this part of the construction process, and you could […]

The waiting game: How long will council approval take?

Depending on the size of the project you want built, as well as whether or not you choose to utilise our complete project service, your custom designed shed, garage, barn or workshop could take a few months to complete from start to finish. The council approval process After we have prepared your site plan, certified the […]