Installing Solar Power on a Tiny House

Installing Solar Power on a Tiny House

  Installing Solar Power on a Tiny House – Much of the appeal of a tiny home, is the ability to live a less expensive lifestyle. One way that many tiny homeowners attempt to further save money is by installing “off the grid” systems such as solar power....
Do Tiny Houses Cost More Per Square Foot?

Do Tiny Houses Cost More Per Square Foot?

There are many reasons that make building or purchasing a tiny home appealing. One of the most popular reasons, perhaps, is that tiny homes are thought to be cheaper than purchasing a traditional-sized home. One of the little-known facts about tiny houses that have...
The Pros and Cons of Insulating a Garage

The Pros and Cons of Insulating a Garage

Most garages are not insulated, as it is not a requirement for building a garage that it be insulated. Insulation is a material that is placed in the hollow space between the exterior wall and the interior drywall. It serves the purpose to help regulate the...
Can a Shed Affect Property Taxes?

Can a Shed Affect Property Taxes?

Can a Shed Affect Property Taxes? Custom-built sheds are popping up more and more in yards across the country. Besides using them as extra storage space, sheds are now being used for a variety of purposes including exercise rooms, personal offices, he-sheds,...

10 Easy Steps to Turning a Shed Into A Man Cave

A man cave gives you a space to escape the stresses of everyday life. When most people think man cave they picture a room in the house set aside just for them, converting a basement into livable guy space, or even converting the garage. Not all homes have the extra...

Why Homeowners are Building We-Sheds

Having a room all to one’s self to escape the rush of everyday family/home life and just get some quiet “me time” was most commonly known at first as the man cave. The special room in the house a guy had all to himself to decorate and use however he so desired. Women...

Do I Need to Paint My Custom Wood Shed?

A brand new custom wood shed should have a protective coating such as paint, varnish, or stain applied at least to the exterior of the structure no later than 90 days after it is set in place. The reason for applying a protective coating to the wood is that the wood...

How to Clean Mold in Your Shed

Mold Mold is a stubborn and invasive fungus that can cause serious damage to wood. If left too long the mold can ruin the wood and full replacement of the affected area will be needed. Not only that, but some mold can be dangerous to your health. Here is how to clean...