Determining Your Shed’s Wind Rating, And Why It Matters

If you're looking at putting up a shed, you're likely considering a number of factors. One detail you may not have thought of is a wind rating. Keep reading to learn what a wind rating is, how it affects the shed you choose, and why it matters. What Is a Wind Rating? The explanation is simple: a wind rating is assigned by your council to certain areas. The rating itself is determined based on a number of factors, including the geographic region, topography, shielding, and terrain. Wind … [Read more...]

Building the Perfect Shed for Your Livestock

When you are building stables and barns, the sheds that you construct do not only impact you; they also affect all of the animals that dwell within them. As it is, you want to ensure that you build the shed not only with your agricultural interests in mind, but also mindful of the health and well-being of your livestock. Expert Design Before construction begins, the design process is key to ensuring that your barn or stable turns out in the best interests of your livestock. … [Read more...]

The Importance of Proper Ventilation in Your Barn

When we talk to prospective customers about barns or stables in our Perth office, the subject of ventilation often leaves them at a loss. Those with cows and horses understand that ventilation is important, but often those who just use a barn for machinery don’t understand that their barns need adequate ventilation, too. Here is a look at the three main reasons that it is important to ventilate your barn: comfort and health for you and your animals, fire safety and building … [Read more...]

Advantages of Using Dividing Walls for Your Steel Shed or Barn

If you’re planning to build a steel shed or already have one, then using dividing walls is something that you should seriously consider. Dividing walls can actually help you make the most out of your structure. They allow you to maximise space, which in turn, can mean many other benefits for you. To be more specific, let’s look into the various advantages of using dividing walls for your steel shed or barn: To Create More Rooms Dividing walls can help you divide your shed or barn … [Read more...]

The Top 3 Reasons Why a Steel Barn is the Better Choice

If you’re planning to build a shed or barn in your Perth property, chances are you’re mind is a bit frazzled and confused as to which materials you should be using for your impending project. Should you go for a wooden shed? How about a steel barn? What specific design would offer the best benefits? These are probably just some of the questions hounding you. And you know what? The answer is actually pretty simple. The better choice is a steel barn. Why? Here are some reasons that … [Read more...]

Barn Stables or Traditional Stables: Which One Should You Choose?

At Action Sheds Australia, we provide a wide variety of arenas, stables and barns. We can build to kit specifications or we can custom build a shed, barn or farm building to your specifications. Many of our customers in the Perth area know exactly what they want, while others consult with our experts to determine which of our offerings best suits their needs. We carry Durastall stables and can install them in either popular building for stables. Here is a comparison of the two types of … [Read more...]

Key Flooring Considerations for Your Shed When Housing Cows

Dairy cows are an integral part of any farm or agricultural setting, so farmers all over the country build barns specifically to house the cows that produce milk. Well, it is an excellent idea to build a barn, but you should consider its design to make sure that it can accommodate your cows and provide a comfortable and healthy environment for them. One of the most important factors that should be thought about but often taken for granted is the type of flooring. Take note that if you choose … [Read more...]

Design Considerations for Your Custom Horse Barn

Horse owners are a rare breed. We have provided a lot of barns and stables in the Perth area and we have learned 2 important things about horse owners: they love their horses and they know exactly what they want. Consequently, most horse owners pass up standard barns and stables in the Perth area for a customised version. There are many factors to take into consideration when designing a custom horse barn. We have learned through experience that it is far more efficient to plan now than … [Read more...]