1. A Warm Workshop for the Winter

    While you might not be making toys in your workshop this winter, you do have projects that you want to get done before spring. If you’re creating custom-made gifts for friends or family members, or you need to get that old car running again, then let Better Built Barns in Oregon help you build the…Read More

  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. Start Your Own Business Out of a Custom Shop

    If you’ve always wanted to own your own business, then you might out looking for the perfect real estate or commercial space. You can envision your storefront, but you can’t seem to find the right spot to build or start your store. This can leave you feeling frustrated or discouraged, but have y…Read More

  8. Are You the Neighborhood Mechanic?

    If you love working on cars, then you’ve likely helped a friend or two with their vehicle troubles. It may have been something as simple as a battery or oil change, but they were still grateful that you were there to help, especially if they had tried on their own and found it to be too difficult.…Read More

  9. Building Your New Workshop

    If you love to build things, whether it’s cabinets or furniture, you want to have a dedicated space where you can practice your craft. You might have a small workshop in the basement or the garage, but these spaces often don’t have enough room for you to do everything you want. With a new custom…Read More

  10. Protect Your Classic Car with a New Garage

    You worked hard and saved up for many, many years, and now you’ve finally been able to purchase that classic car you’ve always wanted. Whether it’s a vintage muscle car, a custom-built hot rod, or a restored convertible, you want to protect your new vehicle. Keeping it out of the wind and weat…Read More