1. 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

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Building a New Motorcycle This Summer?

    You’ve been waiting all winter for spring to arrive so that you can get back out in the garage and work on all the projects that have been sitting for several months. If you’re a gearhead, then your favorite projects are those that involves vehicles and engines of virtually any type. If your pla…Read More

  8. What’s Your Summertime Hobby?

    It may only be the middle of April, but you’re probably looking forward to the arrival of summer and the time you’ll get to spend outside enjoying nature during the warmer months of the year. You may have a favorite summertime hobby, or you might be looking to pick up a new one, but whatever the…Read More

  9. Get Your Garden Shed Ready for Planting Season!

    Depending on where you live in Oregon, your gardening season may be fairly short, or you may have plenty of time to grow and cultivate your favorite vegetables. At Better Built Barns, we love helping people build the perfect custom garden shed, and if you’re looking for a place where you can start…Read More

  10. Build the Kids a Playhouse This Spring

    Spring is now here, and if you have kids in school, then you know that there are only a few weeks left until the semester is over. This means that your little ones will soon be home all day, and before you know it, they’ll be asking you what they can do or trying to get their chores done as quickl…Read More