1. Do You Have Time to Build Your Own Shed?

    With fall well underway in Oregon, you’re likely looking forward to a bit of downtime following the busyness of your summer. Apart from relaxing, you might have some house projects on the list, at least while the weather cooperates. You may be thinking about finally painting that guest bathroom on…Read More

  2. Is Your Backyard Ready for Winter?

    Fall may have just begun, but winter weather will be here before you know it. When you live in Washington state, you know that winter can bring a lot of snow, and it’s important to make sure that your backyard is ready for colder weather. If you have patio furniture to put away, or you need somewh…Read More

  3. What’s Your Next Project?

    If you’re someone who loves working with your hands, then you likely always have several projects going at one time. You might enjoy metalworking, or you may be an amateur carpenter who is working on improving your skills. Whatever the case may be, it’s important to have a dedicated workspace wh…Read More

  4. Build Your New Metal Fabrication Shop

    Metalworking can be a very lucrative career, and for many people, their dream is to open their own fabrication shop. However, it’s often necessary for a person to apprentice at a local shop and get some experience before they strike out on their own. If you’ve paid your dues and you’re now at …Read More

  5. Decorating Your New Backyard Shed

    When you were a kid, the shed was where your dad stored the lawnmower, rakes, and other yard supplies. While that’s still true to a certain extent today, there are many custom sheds that exceed the simple utilitarian use of a lawn and garden building. Instead of a rusted metal structure that looks…Read More

  6. Better Fall Storage with a New Shed

    August is nearly here, which means that summer will soon come to an end and fall will begin. With the changing of the seasons, you may be thinking about getting your yard ready for the colder months of the year, and at Better Built Barns, we can help create the perfect storage spot for all your outd…Read More

  7. Finish Summer Projects with the Kids!

    Summer is a great time for doing work around the house and finishing those projects that you’ve been putting off for a few months. If your children are of the age where they can help you complete some of those projects, then it can be nice to have a dedicated space where you can work alongside eac…Read More

  8. Keep Your Vehicle Safe from Hail

    The state of Washington can experience some severe weather, from blizzards in the winter to thunderstorms in the summer. Storms that form in the Pacific Ocean can quickly find their way to Tacoma, Lakewood, or wherever you happen to be. When storms arrive, one of your first thoughts is probably to g…Read More

  9. Do You Raise Small Livestock?

    Lots of people around the country keep small livestock such as chickens, sheep, or goats on their property. They may keep the animals as a hobby, or they may raise them as a source of income. Whatever the case may be, small livestock can be a great investment, but if you choose to go that route, whe…Read More

  10. A New Shed Can Mean Summertime Fun!

    At Better Built Barns, we love seeing the look on a customer’s face when their custom shed is finished and ready to use. No matter what the new building is for, whether it be storage or a she shed, there’s something to be said about finally having the space you’ve been wanting for a long time.…Read More