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3 Simple Ways to Increase the Curb Appeal of your Home

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Mar 24, 2017 1:40:32 PM

As winter winds down and spring gears up, many people in the home buying and selling market are starting to get busy! If you are looking to sell your home, we recommend that you do your research and be smart about when to list it. According to Zillow, there is one ideal month to put your house on the market. Find out when here!

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Topics: Home Improvement

Free Camping Apps for Your Next Adventure

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Mar 23, 2017 12:37:14 PM

Free Camping Apps for your Next Adventure + Cook Portable WarehousesCamping is a fun activity for kids, families all the way to the most experienced outdoorsman. As you begin enjoying Spring weather, you may want to dig into your shed and get all of your camping supplies organized and cleaned off for another year!

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Topics: Personal/Family Improvement, Entertaining Tips

The Camping Trip Supply List of Things Easily Forgotten

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Mar 22, 2017 2:02:57 PM

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Topics: Personal/Family Improvement, Summer Organization

Window Treatment Ideas for Your Shed

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Mar 17, 2017 10:30:00 AM

Every person uses their shed differently, but whether it’s a workshop or a She Shed, natural light is a great asset to your space.  It helps brighten up your space, giving you ample lighting for your next project.

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Topics: Home Improvement, Shed Ideas

Things to Buy in March and What to Skip

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Mar 16, 2017 9:19:42 AM

We have been providing recommendations for items to purchase every month and things to wait on for a better time. To catch up on 2017 so far, read our January and February blogs.

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Topics: Buying a Shed, Saving Money

How to Turn your Shed into the Place to Watch Sports

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Mar 15, 2017 11:20:17 AM

March is pretty exciting for those who love sports (especially for those basketball fans out there)! And one of the biggest, most popular sports tournaments of the year gears up this week!  

But if you can’t make it to a game or go out with friends to watch, don’t worry you can bring the party to your home (right in your Cook shed)!

Your backyard Cook Portable Warehouse is multipurpose and can be the place to store your stuff, entertain family or friends, or even start a home business.  

Here are a few, simple ways to turn your shed into a paradise for sports fans, no matter what team they are rooting for!

Watch Sports In Your Shed + Cook Portable Warehouses

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Topics: Shed Ideas

Where is the Best Location for my New Storage Shed?

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Mar 2, 2017 4:50:00 PM

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When searching for your shed, you want to be sure to ask these questions! But one of the first things you need to decide is where your shed will go.  

Choosing the ideal place for your shed can often be as difficult as finding the right shed itself.  Consider these 3 factors to help you determine the best location for your storage shed!

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Topics: Buying a Shed

3 Ways to Work from Home in your Cook Shed

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 27, 2017 3:30:32 PM

One of the best things about our Cook Portable Warehouses is that they represent a blank canvas for each and every customer. Your backyard shed can really be anything you need it to be from a simple room for storage to much more!

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Topics: Shed Ideas

4 Home Décor and Storage Changes Trending in 2017

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 22, 2017 10:30:00 AM

With 2017 already a month in and many of us still stuck inside avoiding the chilly weather, it’s a good time to consider updating and refreshing your home, shed, or garage’s interior space. It’s important for your home to reflect all those resolutions you made for the New Year.

For example, if your resolution was to de-clutter your space and get more organized, a simple answer is to invest in a Cook Portable Warehouse. With plenty of building styles, price points, and customizable features, you can find the perfect place to store your stuff and keep your home clutter-free.

Here are a few home styling trends popular this year to consider for either big or small changes to your space. And take a look back at past home décor trends in this blog!

Home Decor and Storage Trends in 2017

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Topics: Home Improvement, Shed Ideas

Creative Portable Shed Purposes

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Feb 21, 2017 11:00:00 AM

As one of our dealers says, “If you have a 100 customers come through, you’ll have a 100 different ideas.” Rosemary Sheppard, dealer in Valdosta, GA, has seen many different uses for a Cook shed, some unique and some more common.  But, for each of them, she listened to their plans and helped them purchase the shed that would give them the right framework for what they were wanting to do.

The amazing thing about a Cook Portable Warehouse is that these sheds are solidly built and can be used for a variety of purposes as you’ve seen in our past blogs:

10 Unique Uses for Your Portable Building

 

15 Creative Uses for Portable Warehouses


Now, here are some more portable shed purposes we’ve discovered due to the creativity and imagination of our customers from across the nation!


-Outdoor Cafe or Sandwich Shop

Sandwich Shop + Cook Portable Warehouses

We have worked with local businesses before to customize the shed they need.  We’ve cut out a large opening to give them a walk-up window to sell their food and drinks through.  If you plan to do this, be sure you have the right permits and follow all local government laws and regulations.

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Topics: Buying a Shed, Shed Ideas