Cook Portable Warehouses Blog

Cook Portable Warehouses Blog

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

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

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

The Best Portable Shed Options to Fit your Purpose

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Jan 25, 2017 11:00:00 AM

There are tons of possibilities for a shed, but when you have a specific purpose in mind sometimes it’s helpful to get a little guidance.  

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Topics: Buying a Shed, Shed Ideas

Convert Your Shed Into a Home Theater

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Dec 27, 2016 3:14:02 PM

Are you a movie lover who’s looking for the perfect space to watch their favorite films? Or are you running out of room for all your favorite movie memorabilia?  A Cook Portable Warehouse could be the solution!


You may not have enough room in your house for a home theater but with a Cook shed, it’s as if you’ve extended your home.  Movie lovers want to experience the full, surround sound experience of their favorite films.  Why not experience that in your own backyard? People turn their sheds into man caves, she sheds and more, so why not create your own cinema shed?  

Shed Converted into a Home Theater

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Topics: Shed Ideas

Top 10 Shed and Home Blogs of 2016

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Dec 20, 2016 9:13:27 AM

Whether you already own a Cook shed or are still searching, these are great resources!

Cook sheds require very little, if any, maintenance, but the possibilities are endless.  These 10 blogs were the most read Cook blogs of 2016! They’re focused on the uses of portable buildings, buying the right shed and general home storage tips.

Don’t miss our most popular shed and home blogs this year, check them out below:

A look back at the top 10 Cook Blogs of 2016 + Cook Portable Warehouse

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Topics: Storage Tips, Personal/Family Improvement, Shed Ideas

Guide to Hosting the Holidays...in Your Shed!

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Nov 17, 2016 3:13:52 PM

If your shed is already equipped with electricity and running water, then there’s no reason why you shouldn’t host the holidays in your shed!

If you haven’t decided on your portable building yet, consider all of the purposes it could fulfill for you, beyond just storage. Cook Portable Warehouses has eight building styles to choose from and many have the room you need to host the perfect Thanksgiving or Christmas meal.  

Here’s a quick guide to help you host a holiday party in your shed.

Guide to Hosting the Holidays...in Your Shed!

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Topics: Entertaining Tips, Shed Ideas

Top 10 Books for Your Winter Hibernation

Posted by Cook Portable Warehouses

Nov 17, 2016 2:00:00 PM

 

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Topics: Winter, Holiday Organization, Shed Ideas