ALL ABOUT SHEDS

Car Hoists: Get Off Your Back And Do It The Right Way

Love working on your car, but hate crawling around in the sludge or getting brake fluid all through your hair and oil in your mouth? With today’s pricing and range of options, there’s really no reason not to have a car hoist if you’re even half serious about your rig....

My Shed’s Damp- Help!

Have you noticed condensation forming on the ceiling of your shed? This build up of moisture can occur in all types of sheds from garden sheds to farm sheds and even large commercial sheds. It usually occurs when the roof material becomes colder than the air inside...

Do sheds need venting or ventilation?

Ventilation is important for any enclosed space, especially if you’ll be spending extended periods of time inside it. Sheds are no different. They should be adequately ventilated to ensure the health and comfort of any people or animals that enter them. In...

What is Building Approval?

In some cases, a building permit may be required before construction can be carried out on a new shed in Perth. A building permit is often needed if the work requires alteration, renovation or construction of a building, including sheds. It’s more likely...

Owner Builder vs Registered Builder

If you’re planning to purchase a new shed you may be considering building it yourself. If you have the experience and knowledge required, becoming an owner builder is a great way to save money. However, there is a lot to understand before taking on an...

How Much Value Does a Shed Add to a House?

Outdoor living is highly valued in Australia, so if you’re thinking about selling your property you may want to consider adding value by improving the outdoor space. In the current property market, many homeowners are choosing to renovate and improve their...

Why is it Important to Insulate a Shed?

In Australia, sheds serve a long list of purposes. From games rooms, storage spaces, workshops to farm sheds. Aussies love their sheds. However, sheds can become like an oven in summer and freezing cold during the winter months. Extreme temperatures in your shed can...

How to Vermin Proof Your Shed

Pests love sheds. With less traffic compared to houses, vermin have the opportunity to make a home for themselves in the nooks and crevices in sheds, particularly with long term storage of items. Unfortunately vermin can cause damage to your shed and its...

Rural & Farm Shed Permits

When beginning to plan a new shed on your rural property, you may begin to wonder “Do I need a permit for a farm shed?”. The answer is, Maybe. Whether or not you need to acquire a building permit or approval from your local council can be a very tricky area to...