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Tips for spring cleaning your garden shed

Spring has sprung, and, as the warm weather arrives a lot of gardeners are keen to get back outside, start planting and weeding and making their gardens look great again. This means you are probably going to be spending a lot more time in or using your garden shed Sydney and you want to make your trips too and from your shed easy. This means doing some *spring cleaning* to get your shed organised again.
• Make some room. If your garden shed Sydney has doubled as a storage shed over winter you will need to remove everything that doesn’t belong …

Selecting a new shed in Wollongong

Having a garden shed in your Wollongong backyard is a great way to keep your yard tidy, add some storage space and keep tools etc safe. It’s important though that you choose the shed that best meets your needs.
Here are a few things need to consider before buying garden shed in Wollongong –
Types and Styles
If you are looking for a shed that can double as a workspace, with lots of storage areas for tools, and some bench space, a metal shed will give you the safety and security you need. They are also a good choice if …

Tips for building your shed in Penrith

Once you take delivery of your garden shed Penrith the first thing you should do is check that all the parts are safely inside and that nothing has been damaged. If anything is wrong call your shed supplier as soon as possible if – in the unlikely event there are any parts missing or damaged. You do not want to get halfway through the installation and discover something is wrong. If you spot any issues straight away they are easier to fix.
Take the time to read ALL the assembly instructions before you start building and refer to …

Father’s Day project – install a garden shed!

Dads don’t get nearly as much hype as mums do, especially around the holidays. Fortunately, dads are way easier to shop for. No, this doesn’t mean you should resort to ties, socks, and alcohol. Your dad probably won’t mind any of those gifts butgive him something with a little meat on it – and not just the barbie. We’re told the best way to bond with a woman is talk to her, and the best way to bond with a man is to do an activity together.
In this sense, a DIY project with your dad (whether you’re a daughter, a …

Browse our garden sheds

When you are looking for the best garden shed in Sydney to protect your tools, store your garden equipment or you want a home for your new hobby, garden and work sheds come in a range of styles, colours and sizes. Whatever you want to store, you want it protected by a quality shed that can stand up to most things mother nature can throw at it.
Every garden shed we supply to Sydney siders comes with either a double or single sliding door, with lots of optional extras including anchors, shelving, doors, windows, skylights and even customised dimensions so …

Why you can’t go past our current specials

If you have ever been thinking about buying either your first, or another garden shed in Sydney, but, you have been putting it off – don’t. We have a range of specials that you simply can’t ignore.
Why would you want a garden shed in your yard? What would you need it for? I store it all in the garage……
10 reasons why you need a shed

1. Storage – sick of all those boxes cluttering up your garage, or even hiding in your wardrobe or laundry – get the boxes outside and into your shed.
2. Kids will love to play in …

Tips for setting up your shed

Your shed has arrived. Thankfully all sheds come with written instructions, but sometimes even these can be a little confusing. So, armed with the instructions enclosed with your garden shed Sydney, and some tips from here, you’ll have your shed set up in no time.

• Even if you think you don’t need council approval, it’s worth contacting your local council to ensure you are meeting all the set guidelines. There is nothing worse than setting up your garden shed Sydney and finding it has to come down later.
• Most sheds need a concrete slab foundation to be erected on, …

Shed options for a small backyard

In Australia we generally use the garage for the car,but, it can also double as a storage area, or even a workshop, but if you don’t HAVE a garage, or your garage is full, you still need a home for all the garden tools, lawn mower, trimmer, shovels etc.etc.etc.
Even if you only have a small backyard because you live in a villa or duplex, there still is a garden shed that’s perfect for you.
Choosing a garden shed in Sydney isn’t as simple as people think, a shed is more than just a storage space in the backyard, …

Gosford Shed Options

Every household at some point will need a shed in their backyard of garden. These useful structures are often taken for granted, even though they have multiple uses. Some people use them for storing all types of things including power tools, lawn mowers, fertilizer, and other household excesses. Others use garden sheds as a place to indulge in their hobbies, away from the rest of the people, so as not to cause a disturbance.
We have over 35 years been known for delivering and erecting strong, sturdy, yet good-looking sheds around Gosford. Each shed is made to your …

How to ventilate your shed

Ventilation inside your shed is important, all year round, more so during the cooler months as you are probably not opening windows or going inside as often.
Ventilation provides a good airflow and it is important for your shed to prevent mildew and moss building up. Also, if you are storing chemicals, fuel and oils, paints, paint thinners etc you can make yourself sick while inside working on other projects if the ventilation is poor.
To avoid any issues good shed ventilation is important inside your garden shed in Sydney.
You need to ensure you have all the correct accessories installed. Even …

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