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    Essentials for Fall DIY Backyard Projects

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    Fall is that perfect time of year where the temperature is so comfortable, everyone wants to be outside. It’s a great time to get to all those DIY backyard projects before the chilly weather starts to roll in. Before you get started on your to do list, here are some essential products you need to make your tasks that much easier. Organizing Ahead of Winter One of the most popular DIY backyard projects is organizing your storage solution ahead of winter. That means it’s time to stow away your lawn mower, maybe even your gardening tools before the snow and ice takes over. It may be the last few weeks you’re raking leaves and mowing the grass to make sure your lawn is perfectly manicured…

    Grower’s Guide: Fall Vegetables to Plant

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    Fall is an ideal time to be a gardener. That perfect cool weather means you can tend to your crops without breaking a sweat. The fantastic crisp air signals it’s time to plant certain crops ahead of the first frost. Here are a list of fall vegetables to plant for a beautiful and tasty garden. Fall Vegetables to Plant Anywhere Before you get started planting in the fall, you should always check this interactive map for the plant hardiness zone. What you grow in the Pacific Northwest might be different than crops in New England. By learning which plants will thrive in your climate, this will give you a better chance at a successful growing season. If you’re looking for fall vegetables to plant that…

    Easy Storage: 5 Fast-Assembly Sheds

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    If your belongings have started to pile up in the back yard, chances are you’ve already decided it’s time for a shed. You can store anything from garden tools to ATVs, while ensuring they are safe from the elements. But you may not have the time or money to build one from scratch, or spend days putting together a complicated building. Here are 5 easy storage solutions with lightning fast assembly. Bigger Isn’t Always Better You may think you need a larger shed to organize all your outdoor gear and odds and ends from the patio. But all you need to do is be smart about your compact storage option. Take stock of what you plan on keeping inside, and make a plan for your…

    Halloween Party Ideas and Accessories

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    Looking to create the perfect Halloween party for kids and / or adults this year? If you’re a Halloween enthusiast, or a parent looking to create spooky fun for your youngsters, we have just what you need. Read on to learn how you can use ShelterLogic’s line of products to create the ultimate backyard Halloween bash. Haunting Halloween Party Ideas If you want to create a ghoulish atmosphere and the perfect haunted house, you may have thought about renting a party tent. But why rent when you can buy a tent for about the same cost as a rental? Plus, you can use this party tent for any occasion year-round like weddings or football watch parties. Our party tent features an enclosure kit which will really…

    Outdoor Storage Cleaning and Organization Tips

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    Buying a steel shed for your property is a great way to keep the back yard looking tidy and beautiful no matter the season. But how you organize the interior of your shed is just as important as how you clean the outside of your storage solution. Here are some simple storage cleaning tips that will give you easy access to everything you need while extending the life of your shed. Organization is Everything Whether you’re storing gardening equipment in the summer, or stashing pool items over the winter, how you organize your outdoor storage solution can either make your life easier, or give you a headache. So how can you easily arrange everything while maximizing your space? Step 1: Come up with a plan. Take…

    How to Build a Shed Foundation

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    When investing in an outdoor storage solution, you want it to last for years to come. That’s why it’s important to maintain your shed to ensure the belongings inside are safe through rough weather. One of the most important things to do is to make sure you have a solid shed foundation. Without one, you are leaving the base, walls and valuables vulnerable. Before Creating Your Shed Foundation Before you decide what type of material you want to use as the shed foundation, you should consider purchasing a base kit for your Arrow shed. They come in multiple sizes, and allow for a level start. Other Arrow base kit benefits include: Constructed with durable galvanized steel Easy installation Keeps building off the ground Pro Tip:…

    Grower’s Guide: Tips for Fall Gardening

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    When the cooler weather starts rolling in, gardeners know there’s a small window of time where the weather is sheer perfection. You’ll enjoy every single moment of that crisp breeze outside on your backyard deck or patio, along with planting your new crops for the coming season. But no matter the climate, there are some universal fall gardening tips that everyone can use this time of year. Fall Gardening Clean Up We’ve all heard the term, “Spring cleaning.” But in the gardening world, fall is an ideal time to do some housekeeping around your garden. Take stock of how your plants did over the last year, and start planning for what’s coming next. Rake up your leaves, and cut your perennials back. And don’t forget…

    Patio Decorating Ideas That Will Transform Your Outdoor Space

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    Creating a beautiful outdoor patio area expands your living space, and gives you a wonderful place to enjoy nice weather and time with family. When decorating your patio, think comfortable and cozy. Choose accessories that will compliment your style, but also serve a purpose. You want your outdoor space to be just as enjoyable as sitting in your living room. These patio decorating ideas will help create your perfect outdoor oasis. Save Space with Style More often than not, you may have limited space on your patio. You don’t want it cluttered with pool items, or looking unkempt when company arrives. So, what’s the solution? The Spacemaker Deck Box is your new best friend when it comes to an attractive and easy way to store…

    How to Stack Firewood for Winter

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    When the weather starts cooling down, who doesn’t love kicking back and relaxing by the fire and warming up with friends and family? It’s one of the best parts of fall and winter. So if you’re planning on bonfires or hot chocolate by the fireplace, you will need lots of dry firewood. Learning how to stack firewood will help ensure your fires burn hotter and more efficiently. Choosing the Right Storage Solution One of the most important ways to make sure your firewood stays dry is to protect it with the right rack. Firewood racks keep your wood off the ground, which means it stays dry and away from pests. Firewood racks also help with ventilation and seasoning. If you plan on storing large amounts…

    How to Turn Your Storage Shed Into the Ultimate Man Cave

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    While you already use your shed to store tools, motorcycles, and other outdoor gear, it’s becoming more popular to transform a shed into a man cave. With a little extra planning, you can turn any outdoor storage solution  into your own personal getaway. Whether you want to watch the big game in peace, or create a hangout for you and your friends, here are some simple ideas to turn your shed into a backyard oasis. Plan Ahead for the Perfect Man Cave Before even constructing your shed, think about exactly what you want out of your man cave. If you want to set up a big screen television for the ultimate football fan, make plans ahead of time to include electricity. Setting up the electrical…

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