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. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. What’s Your First Spring Project This Year?

    We wrote last time about building your new workshop, and if you have the process underway to create your new custom shed or garage, then you might be thinking about the first project you’ll start on once spring arrives. Even though that’s still some time from now, it’s never too early to begin…Read More

  6. A New Shed for All Those Holiday Gifts!

    At Better Built Barns, we know that the holiday season is more about giving than receiving, but it’s still nice to get those gifts that you’ve been thinking about all year. You may be someone who tends to put more practical gift ideas on your list, such as a new ladder or a new lawn mower. The o…Read More

  7. Have You Always Wanted a “She Shed”?

    Everyone has heard of the “man cave,” and this specific space in a house can range from anything to a small billiards room to a massive home theater area. The man in the house often decorates his “cave” with sports memorabilia, movie posters, and other items that he’s interested in, and he…Read More