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, […]

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 […]

Are you familiar with the health and safety legislation for workshops?

It would not be an understatement to say that small to medium enterprises (SMEs) are the backbone of Australian business. More than half of the country works as an SME employee - 63 per cent of all workers to be exact, according to the Australasian SME Alliance (ASMEA). This is equal to over 5 million people! It's no surprise, […]

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 […]

Minimising hazards in your shed

If you have used Shed Boss to create a custom-built workplace shed, chances are you'll need to prepare a lot of safety measures for the day-to-day operation of the area. Whether you're conducting metalwork or using dangerous chemicals, there can be many hazards from within and without the shed – here are some factors that […]

Customising a shed for kids

From crop storage to rural office, there is almost no task a Shed Boss custom-built building cannot perform for you. And that goes for these oddball ideas as well! If you have space on your property and want to try something new, perhaps consider these out-of-the-box plans for a shed. Indoor sports arena As any […]

Creating a shed that is safe for the kids

Safety is paramount when you work in any environment, but particularly when your places of living and work have some overlap. This can be the case if you construct a customised Shed Boss building on your property. While safe work practices are very important, this crossover means you should also look to childproofing your shed if […]

3 basics for shed safety

Creating a custom-designed building with Shed Boss is a breeze – our experts handle every aspect of the process from start to finish to your requirements. They will make a building that stands the test of time, not to mention the test of Australian weather! They will be sturdy and safe, no matter what you use […]