1. Parents Living at Home? Try an In-law Apartment

    The twilight of a person’s life can be hard not just for them, but for their family as well. No father or mother wants to feel like a burden to their family or that they’re losing their independence. Likewise, no son or daughter wants to feel as if they’re letting their parents down. While agi…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. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Store Your Water Sports Gear!

    Washington has a plethora a beautiful lakes and inlets were people can jetski, wakeboard, and tube, and if you love water sports, then you may have quite a bit of gear stacked up in your garage. You love getting out on the lake every summer, but storing everything for the fall and winter can become …Read More

  7. 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

  8. Host Your Weekly Poker Night in Your New Shed

    At Better Built Barns in Washington, we want to help every customer find the perfect custom shed for his or her property, no matter what purpose it’s going to serve. Perhaps you need a place to park your classic car or you want to build a woodworking shop to support your hobby once you’ve retire…Read More

  9. Building Your Man Cave Shed

    The idea of the “man cave” isn’t a new one, but there have definitely been some interesting interpretations of the space throughout the last few years. Some men have turned their loft space into a game or entertainment room, while others have completely transformed their basement into a home t…Read More

  10. 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