Living the Country Life

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A guide to finding the best shed for your needs.
With such a large selection of backyard sheds, it can be tough to choose the right one. Maybe you want one of the Amish sheds you’ve heard about. You don’t have to live in the...
New Metal Storage products are designed to be durable and tough, and offer a new level of convenience and lots of storage room.
  Two new products from DEWALT include a 36” 6-Drawer Top Chest – model DWMT73678 – and a 36” 5-Drawer Roller Cabinet – model DWMT73679. Combined,...
Carefully plan for your needs and choose a contractor wisely
Having enough room to store everything on a small farm can be a challenge. Putting up an outbuilding can be the answer. It takes careful planning to get exactly what you want. The location needs...
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We got our first snow of the winter along with bitter cold, but that didn't stop construction on the homemade sheep shed. Warren and Bob put the roof on, and then Bob cut and installed the side...
Sheds are often one of the most over-looked buildings on an acreage. Create a unique space for your homestead using Studio Shed, a shed that adds storage and style.
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Betsy Freese shares some Living the Country Life magazine reader tips on how to shore up the buildings and make animals comfortable this winter. Click here to listen: All around the homestead
Before you even hang one shelf, have a clear picture of what it is you're storing. Then break it down into the accessories you'll need to organize it all.
Plan ahead Listen to this radio show (MP3 download) or read below. Radio interview source: Doug Walker, owner, Storage Sheds Outlet My husband, Bob, just built a neat set of shelves and...
Congratulations! You finally made that move to the country. If you are lucky, your property has outbuildings to handle your outsized storage need; if not, it's time to go shed shopping.
Shed shopping First, consider why you need a storage building. Will it be used solely as a place to park large equipment? Will you hang smaller tools in it? Does it need to function as an...
Once you're done spring cleaning the house, move on to the shed. Sweep it out and toss old chemicals so the shed is ready for gardening season. Radio interview source: Fred Whitford, Coordinator...