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Rhino Shelters – Batten down the hatches this winter.

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Rhino Shelters – Batten down the hatches this winter with a Rhino Shelter and protect your precious items from the elements. When it comes to a fast and economical storage solution, Rhino Shelters are the best invention since the slice pan. Although they come in a wide range of sizes to suit any situation, from all types of auto storage to livestock shelters, in this article we will look at our 3 most popular Rhino Shelter sizes.

Rhino 12x20x8 Round Top Shelter

Rhino 12x20x8 Round Top Shelter

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Arrow Sheds – 5 Practical Reasons to purchase a Metal Storage Shed

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Arrow Mountaineer 10×15 Metal Shed

You’ve decided to take the plunge and get a shed for your backyard – but where to begin when it comes to brand or style? This article introduces one of the leading brands in the market – Arrow Sheds and the benefits that you can expect with one of their metal storage sheds. Continue reading

Building a Concrete Base for your New Garden Shed Kit

Many of our customers ask us: What is the easiest way to create a base for my new garden shed kit? In other articles in our blog we have looked at ways to build a wooden base for your Duramax storage shed, but here we are going to look at the option of creating a concrete base. Essential items required are;                                              Continue reading

Duramax Woodside Vinyl Sheds Reviewed (3 sizes)

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In this article we take a look at the 3 different sizes of Duramax Woodside Vinyl Sheds from Duramax premier series of vinyl sheds. The Woodside is Duramax’s most popular vinyl shed for it’s elegance and character that many homeowners love. It ranges in size from 6×6 up to 10×8. Check out our review video here for the 10×8 Woodside and also you can visit all 3 models in our store by clicking links below.

Duramax Woodside 6’x6’, vinyl storage shed

A significant advantage of Duramax sheds is that they are made from vinyl which means it will never  rot, rust, or mildew, and will not need painting. At a sufficient height of c.84’’ at the apex and 78’’ walk in height, the Duramax Woodside 6×6  shed will be ideal for any small yard or garden. These shed can be laid directly on your lawn or patio with the advantage of a floor foundation kit and is an optional extra when purchasing your shed. The walls are also braced with metal struts providing solid anchor points to hang shelves or tool racks.  Like most Duramax sheds the Woodside comes with complete assembly instructions, making it very quick and easy to put together.

Duramax Woodside 8’x 6’ storage shed.

In addition to the Woodside 6×6 vinyl shed the Woodside 8×6 offers a little extra, but significant amount of storage space inside.  A unique feature of the 8’ width of this shed, in addition to its double entrance doors is that, it lends itself to shelving both sides of the interior and still leaves substantial space to drive in your tractor mower and place other equipment alongside or at the back.  Similar to the 6×6 the Woodside 8×6 comes with an optional foundation kit, which must be purchased separately. It is also possible to purchase windows and an array of accessories for this shed which are easy to install at the assembling stage.

Duramax Woodside 10’5’’x8’ shed

The Duramax Woodside 10’5’’x8’ shed is falls within the larger category of sheds.  At 10’ wide and full walk in head height and with double doors, this shed could easily be used as a hobby or activity room or even a kids play room.  Like all Duramax sheds the wall columns are reinforced with metal , giving this shed great  rigidity and  strength. The unique quality of vinyl means this shed will not rust or deteriorate and will last a lifetime without the need of painting. Similar to other Duramax sheds, windows are optional and very easy to fit when installing the shed and will enhance its character.  Likewise the foundation kit is also an extra option when purchasing which will make for easy assembling.

StorageShedsDirect.com is the authorised main dealer for Duramax Sheds and is currently offering a FREE floor foundation kit  on selected models as well as FREE ground shipping on all models within the contiguous US. Visit us at storageshedsdirect.com today for the best prices on your Duramax shed.

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Making the Most of your Man Den – with Duramax Sheds.

Aaahh Summer. Time to plan a camping trip and think about fixing the car. Or maybe you just want to take it easy in a deckchair with a nice, cold beer? Either way – where’s all that stuff hiding? We know…you haven’t looked since the search for Christmas decs in December. Now is the time to get organized. Imagine tackling it all and transforming your den into a place where everything’s at your finger tips and where you’ll want to hang out too. Here’s how you do it. Continue reading

How to Choose the Right Storage Shed.

Practical considerations when buying a storage shed. Many storage sheds these day come as complete shed kits, i.e. they will simply arrive flat packed, pallet wrapped or in a big cardboard box. And the rest will be up to you. This may be daunting to some people but it can also be a fun exercise putting it all together. Continue reading

Arrow Sheds – Top 7 Customer Tips on self assembly.

The weed whackers and the lawn cutters are clogging up the extension and the wife’s new hobby is spread out over work surfaces – time to invest in some outside storage space. You need something durable that can withstand the elements and at a price that won’t break the bank. Arrow storage sheds are a popular choice for customers on a budget as they offer a range of affordable DIY garden shed kits.  Continue reading

Suncast Storage Sheds (Why Size always matters)

Suncast storage sheds are one of the most popular range of garden shed kits on the market today. Specialising in high quality, plastic sheds at affordable prices, this leading manufacturer designs sheds suitable for all types of homes and backyards. Made out of a high quality resin, these plastic storage sheds are durable, fire retardant and require no treatment leaving them maintenance free and light weight enough to easily reposition. Storage sheds from Suncast come in three sizes – let us help you choose the right size for you.   Continue reading