How to Choose the Right Flooring for Your Horse Arena

For many people who own and take care of horses, arenas are wonderful structures for providing the space they need to exercise and play with their horses. If you fit in this category, then you too may have an arena or are considering building one for yourself and your animals. When building your arena, how you design it and what materials you use can make a difference— in terms of comfort, functionality and overall experience. This is especially true for the flooring, as you want one that … [Read more...]

Why Winter is the Perfect Time to Replace Your Barn

As a premier supplier of barns in the Perth area, we would like to take this opportunity to remind you that winter is a great time to replace your barn. In Perth, we don't have it nearly as bad as they do in many other parts of the world, but winter still isn't a bargain by any means. Sure, we don't get four months of snow--as many climates do--and it seldom freezes here. But there is always the risk of cold weather, and there isn't as much to do on a farm in the winter months. At Action Sheds … [Read more...]

A Workshop in Wycombe

Storage sheds can be confusing. Many people think that they can just go to a “big box” store, buy a cheap shed, put it up, and that they will get years and years of great performance out of it. Usually, though, the cheap product comes up very short of their expectations. Recently, Bryan from High Wycombe called us about erecting a shed on his property. Bryan needed a shed for workshop and storage purposes. Bryan wasn't interested in a cheap, DIY option, and he had another concern: A Council … [Read more...]

Making a Beeline to Beeliar

We like telling about our many successful installations of sheds in Perth. Recently, we received a call from Rosetta and Glenn in Beeliar. Rosetta and Glenn live in a free standing house on a large residential block, and they wanted a bit more room to store their tools--and they needed a lot more room to store their boat. We inspected the site and went with a custom, colour bond, double roller door shed. Our double roller door shed can be used as one giant shed, or it can be used in two … [Read more...]

Why Sheds make the Best Winter Workshops

One of our favourite uses for the many sheds we supply to Perth is as workshops. Especially in the winter, storage sheds or machinery sheds make great workshops. Besides the fact that we like them ourselves and have gotten a lot of positive feedback from our many satisfied customers, there are plenty of other reasons why we feel this way. To understand why sheds are such a great solution for those who make workshops, let’s first look at the alternatives. For example, one could build an extra … [Read more...]

Don’t Fall into These Shed-Making Pitfalls

A lot of people both in Perth and elsewhere in the country want to build sheds for a variety of reasons. Some need them for commercial or industrial use and some domestically would just like some extra storage space in the backyard. However, before starting to build your shed, it’s important to keep in mind a few things that may give you trouble down the road. There are a few major pitfalls that you could fall into when making a shed that you must be aware of and prepared for. The first thing … [Read more...]

Finding the Perfect Industrial Shed

Many companies involved in heavy industry, particularly, some of the mining facilities near Perth, use industrial sheds to house their equipment and more. They are necessary buildings to have when you have a lot of heavy machinery and items such as mined ore, which requires storage. However, for each company and usage bears the question:  What would be the best kind of shed to get for them? The variety of different jobs for a shed like this are as various as the companies themselves that need … [Read more...]

Shed your Old Mindset with New Shed Ideas

Different types of sheds are important to a lot of people for a variety of reasons. Some people use them on farms or in industrial settings to house large equipment and machinery. The majority of people have a shed in the backyards of their homes and use it for storage, and possibly, some light machinery like a lawnmower. While the primary function of a shed would be to store things that a person may not want or need in the house, that doesn’t mean that that’s their only use. There are so many … [Read more...]