Monthly Archives: March 2011

Building Sheds on Flood Prone Land

A lot of our fertile rural land is flood prone. Different councils will have different policies regarding building within what is often referred to as the 1 in 100 year flood level. Here we shall use the methods applied by … Continue reading

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Vermin proofing vermin seal your Shed – Guard it against vermin

One of the products we believe should be installed on every new Shed is Vermaseal. Don’t worry if you haven’t as you can still very simply install Retroseal which has been designed to be fitted to already constructed sheds. The … Continue reading

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Roller Door Security Locks

XTRA-LOKs Save the Day! These devices whilst super strong and designed to keep your door locked securely are proving to be quite a powerful tool against ram raids as well. XTRA-LOK’s have stood the test now since 1999 and in … Continue reading

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Insulating Your Shed & Retrofitting Shed Insulation.

The objective of insulation is to minimise radiant heat transfer and deliver a more comfortable climate inside the shed. One of the most popular insulations today for Steel Sheds is the bubble wrap foil insulation or Polymer Foam types. This … Continue reading

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Steel Sheds and living in Temporary Dwellings

We always recommend you consult your local council or private certifier for advice on using a shed as a temporary dwelling whilst you build your home. The use of a transportable building, caravan or converted shed for a temporary dwelling … Continue reading

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What is a Portal Frame

Portal frames are the most common form of structural framing used in Steel Sheds. Portal frame construction is typically seen in shed, garages, warehouses, barns and other places where large, open spaces are required at a low cost and a … Continue reading

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