The Importance of Proper Lighting in Your New Work Shed

Many people use their backyard sheds for doing yard work and other home improvement projects. This is an excellent use of the structure, but if you do use your shed as a type of workshop, there are certain things that you should keep in mind. Safety is the biggest concern and having proper lighting is key to proper safety measures. Safety First Whenever you are working in a home shed, proper lighting is a major component to maintaining a safe environment for a number of reasons. If you … [Read more...]

Building the Best Commercial Warehouse

A number of companies in Perth and in other areas have the need for commercial sheds that can provide storage space while also accommodating offices for employees. It is an excellent idea to combine these two kinds of buildings together into one unit to save on space, construction time and money. The sometimes tricky part is designing the building so that it can meet all of these requirements but still look professional. Luckily, we can do all of that. A Healthy Balance The key to … [Read more...]

What Does “Wind Load” Mean and How is it Calculated?

One of the most important factors taken into consideration when building a shed is your wind load. This is generally found by determining your wind region and taking other factors into consideration. The short version is to look at the topography of the land, and see how much land, forest, and other buildings may be present to decrease wind speed. For example, in the middle of a big city, there are going to be a lot of large buildings around. These force wind to blow up and down streets, and … [Read more...]