Danny Messick wanted a shed that didn’t look like a “storage shed.” Since he moved into his Fort Worth home five years ago, he’s transformed his backyard into a little slice of paradise. After his mom moved in with them,…
When drawers and shelves aren’t enough to stay organized, these creative organization tips will help you get control of your space: Jars A simple and visually appealing way to get a little more organized is by separating similar objects into…
Where did the idea for the storage shed come from? Surprising or not, what we know as the modern day storage shed is something that has roots as far back as the cavemen. Just as mankind has always strived to…
Weekend trips up to the cabin get you the best of both worlds. You’re close to nature without having to sacrifice the comforts of a modern home. There's something about waking up in a rustic, wood cabin that’s relaxing. There’s…
Amidst the storage buildings in Texas, you will also find growing an assortment of plants and wildlife. These birds and plants have found their way into the homes, gardens, and growing around storage buildings in Texas because they alone have…
When it comes to she sheds, most would agree that how they look on the outside is just as important as the inside. What is a she shed? Well, you’ve heard of a man cave? She sheds are the same thing, only for women. Interested? If so, here are some creative, she shed designs to inspire you.
The Vintage Shed
Living Vintage, a company based in Eastern Texas, makes structures out of salvaged wood. They pride themselves in creating buildings that, though new, look like they have been lived in for years. Last year, Living Vintage repurposed their salvaged wood into a beautiful, vintage shed.
Backyard storage sheds have found a new purpose in the modern landscape. As people find out they need to do more with the room that they have, we are slowly finding newer and more unique ways of repurposing backyard storage sheds into creative purposes
Welcome to the child playhouse shed, a rising trend on the shed horizon.
You’ve heard of the man cave. Another backyard building movement is forming. Its called the She Shed. While ‘man cave’ evokes a dim smoky atmosphere with large hunks of meat roasting over an open fire, the She Shed evokes a brighter, more refined space. In either case, the fundamental purpose is the same: A Space of One’s Own. Interruptions, outside opinions, and to do lists are not welcome. Here are some of Ulrich’s best She Shed options.
A Boy Named Abraham
In the early 1800s there was a skinny boy by the name of Abraham who lived with his parents in Perry Creek County, Indiana. Since they didn’t have much money, Abraham’s father spent most of his time hunting while the rest of the family worked hard at farming. Abraham would later describe those days as a fight “with trees and logs and grubs”. Abraham’s last name, by the way, was Lincoln.
You wake up to the sound of your neighbor’s dog barking. Irritated at both your neighbor and his dog, you roll over and try to get back to sleep. Finally, after fifteen minutes, the barking stops and you drift off into a peaceful sleep.
The next morning, as you’re getting ready for work, you glance into your backyard. Somebody left your shed doors open. Grabbing a bathrobe, you walk out to close the shed doors while munching a piece of toast. As you get closer, you notice that something doesn’t seem right. One of the double doors is hanging down at a crazy angle. Looking past the door, you see the inside of the shed is a crazy mess of rakes, shovels, and christmas decorations.
You have been burglarized.