You’re tired of the garage clutter. You need a storage shed to protect your stuff and help you get your life organized. But there are so many options and so many decisions to make – where do you start? Here’s a quick guide to help you make an informed decision from LP® Outdoor Building Solution®, the leading manufacturer of quality shed building materials.
If you are buying a shed, find the location of a shed dealer near you who builds with quality shed materials from LP Outdoor Building Solutions. Buying a shed is the right choice if you lack the time and skills necessary to construct a quality building.
If you are building a shed yourself, starting with shed plans may be the best option. Find a retailer near you that sells quality shed materials such as LP® SmartSide® Panel Siding and LP® SmartSide® Trim & Fascia.
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In recent years, designers have offered new visions of this classic style and have dubbed it the “modern farmhouse.” Chip and Joanna Gaines from the home improvement show Fixer Upper were relentless promoters of the modern farmhouse aesthetic, which helped make it chic and add “shiplap” to more people’s vocabulary. Last year, Builder magazine named the modern farmhouse one of the top 5 trends in floor plans. While craftsman homes still account for about 25 percent of all house plans, the modern farmhouse is rapidly gaining ground and now has about 15 percent market share.Continue Reading
In many parts of the U.S., a shed can get unbearably hot in the summer unless you take steps to ventilate it and prevent the sun’s radiant energy from penetrating. Too much heat in a shed is a bad thing, as it can damage liquids like paint or chemicals, sensitive equipment and items affected by humidity.
Who says you need to travel to get away? Look no further than your own backyard to offer a setting worthy of your staycation this summer. If your backyard could use some sprucing up before then, follow these six steps to make it worthy of all your free time this summer.
Your home’s exterior serves as an important first impression and may make or break your property’s value. So, sometimes it is what’s on the outside that matters most. With summer in full swing, it’s time to take on those much-needed outdoor projects that were neglected during the winter months. You may have several home improvement projects you want to tackle, so how do you know which will provide the best value?