Maximizing space is a necessity whether you have a small or large home. Everyone has their own interests and space needs and at times it can feel a little too crowded. So, we've compiled a few tips and checklists to help you maximize your storage space and keep everyone's things stored safely.
If you’re like most American families, you’re utilizing all of your space in the house, garage and shed. But, most aren’t using it efficiently. That means, there’s probably room for improvement for at least one room in your home.
So, today, we’re tackling space efficiency in your shed. We’ve found 5 space saving techniques that we think are a great edition to just about any shed style.
Add a pegboard and mark each item’s home.
You can add a pegboard and in two weeks you’ll be wondering where all of your tools went. So, organize your tools to maximize space on the wall. Then, draw around each item so when you’re done using it, you’ll know exactly where it goes. Every time. Watch our video for more storage ideas below:
Everyone's been cooped up all winter long and now we’re itching for sunny days and clear skies. Depending on how ambitious your summer renovation plans are, though, getting your home ready can be quite the endeavor.
As Spring begins it's time for sunshine, new growth and a little hard work around the house. This is our ultimate list of Spring resources for you to have the best garden, the best home and the most fun this Spring!
Plus, never underestimate the power of adding more storage to your backyard. With a portable building you'll discover room for your gardening tasks, your favorite hobby or a place for all those winter supplies you won't need for a while. Find a shed style that fits your yard and budget here!
Check out these resources and enjoy the warmer weather!
Simple tips to get your garden prepared for the growing season! Start your gardening season with a well thought out plan. Get started!
Ever thought about using packing peanuts in your garden? Or, want a homemade weed killer recipe? Here are some simple gardening tips to try out!
How to keep track of your plants, plus a unique use for old pantyhose! No matter where you rank in terms of garden expertise, we’ve got you covered. From beginners to experts, there’s something for everyone in this list of spring gardening tips!
Guest blogger, Catie tells about her experiences in container gardening. Her adventure, mishaps and successes. This is the start of a full series talking about container gardening, a great place to start if you have limited yard space, but get plenty of sunlight.
If you decide to make your portable building the place for your gardening supplies, gear, materials and more, you have to be organized! How you can maximize the space in your Garden shed and keep your tools easily accessible.
Cook sheds are perfect for anyone with a green thumb! Here are 9 ideas to help you get creative in your garden shed. How to use empty jars, wood crates and even old tires to help with growing season. Trust us, these will be more fun than just buying a bunch of big storage containers.
We live in an age where you hear the message of declutter and downsize constantly. And nothing is inherently wrong with that. But, for many of us, it can quickly become discouraging as you glance around your home and feel like there is too much stuff and no time to do a deep purge.
Are you expecting a little bit back from your taxes this year? Great! Take it and invest in your home. It’s tempting to spend it on something fun, so maybe put $50 aside for a nice night out and then spend the rest toward improving your home.
Is cleaning out and organizing your shed the next warm weekend project?
Each season has its own storage challenges. You may have an almost empty garage or shed during the Christmas season, but then after the holidays you’re desperate for more space. Or, during Summer you may purchase some new yard tools (or toys!) and discover your space just isn’t large enough for everything.
Clutter. Clutter everywhere. Sometimes it overtakes your home. Sometimes it leads to a home that isn't a haven, but a stress filled box. At some point you need to decide what you're going to do about it before the stress of clutter spills into other areas of your life.
The good news is, we can help! For the last 30+ years we have helped our customers find room for their stuff. From hobbyists, collectors, to families searching for more space, Cook sheds can help you discover the space you need.
Add the right storage options to your shed to make your portable building organized and efficient. With a Cook portable building you have the perfect blank slate to begin with! Each of our styles fits different needs. Take a look at our shed styles and see what will be best for your backyard!