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Tips for drying firewood faster

Tips for drying firewood faster

11 March 2021 | Outpost News, Garden Sheds

Wood that’s too wet creates a lot of smoke and if it burns at all it will produce little or no heat. Here’s some tips on how to make your firewood dry faster and burn well.

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Benefits of Relocatable Sheds

Benefits of Relocatable Sheds

13 January 2021 | Outpost News, Garden Sheds

There are many circumstances where having a relocatable shed over a permanent shed can be beneficial. Whether we plan to stay living in the same place for long term or just short term there is no telling for sure that where you want to position your shed

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Building permit rules for sheds and sleepouts

Building permit rules for sheds and sleepouts

15 December 2020 | Outpost News, Garden Sheds

New exemptions to the Building Code mean you can now build a shed or sleepout up to the 30sqm size without the expense of a permit, but read on to make sure your project fits within the rules.

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Garden shed flooring options

Garden shed flooring options

15 October 2020 | Garden Sheds

Do garden sheds need a floor? Do garden sheds need foundations? Do sheds come with floors? These are all pretty common questions that people ask when planning a new garden shed. The simple answer is, not always!

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Do I need a building consent for a garden shed or cabin?

Do I need a building consent for a garden shed or cabin?

1 September 2020 | Outpost News, Garden Sheds

A very common question we get asked by our customers is “Will I need to get a building consent?”. The answer is not always easy to confirm and depends on the size of your building, where you are in New Zealand and the intended purpose of the building.

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A great shed for storing your ride on lawnmower!

A great shed for storing your ride on lawnmower!

2 July 2020 | Garden Sheds

Our Upland Shed has been chosen by many of our customers to store their ride on mower, bikes and other tools & equipment. The strong design can handle the worst weather nature can through at it and it’s also relocatable!

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