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. […]

3 uses for a shed in Game of Thrones

With what is probably the world's biggest television show returning to people's screens at the moment, we thought we'd have a look at the application of custom designed sheds in Game of Thrones. While a lot of buildings in the series seem to be made of wood and stone rather than COLORBOND steel, we're sure […]

Should you be thinking about a she shed?

While we have devoted an article or two for ideas regarding man caves and sheds for more masculine activities, it's high time we took a look at custom designed sheds to suit the ladies. After all, women actually make up more of the country than men at the Australian Bureau of Statistics' last count – […]

5 ways to make your custom-designed shed a man cave

The man cave is a staple of many households. So much so, in fact, that  the man cave as a common type of custom-designed shed we create. And why wouldn't you want one? The appeal of a private space that is all your own is hard to deny, especially when you can design your own shed […]

Do you run a business from home?

If you answered yes to this question, you are among nearly a million Australians who run a home business, according to the Department of Industry and Science (DIS). Why not conduct your business out of a custom designed workshop, garage or residential shed? Doing so can help provide a more professional space for clients to visit your […]

Forget man caves: Enter Shed Boss ‘she sheds’

When discussing the classic back yard custom designed shed, garage or workshop, the term 'man cave' sure does come up a lot. However, this is rather excluding of the fairer sex, isn't it? Certainly, there is no shortage of contemporary women who are looking to get their hands a little dirty playing with some tools, […]

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 […]

3 ways to use a shed in summer

As many Australians take time off over the summer, it's a great time to engage in hobbies left neglected, or pick up on DIY projects that have languished in the background. The summer often provides great opportunities for people to get out and about, making repairs or doing activities they have held out for all year. […]

The ultimate guide to designing your own shed

Here at Shed Boss, we feel the product you buy should be exactly how you want it. If you purchase a custom designed barn, it should be the size and shape you need to fit your machinery, right? Or if you opt for a skillion-roof carport, it will need to suit your home's aesthetic. In […]