If you have ever wondered how a shed from Hometown Sheds of North Carolina would hold up during harsh weather, now is the time to find out. Our lots are now covered in thick layer of snow, which not only creates great photo opportunities but also proves that the sheds are still going strong regardless of bad weather. Stop by one of our many locations across the Carolinas (when the roads become drivable...or at least when you … [Read more...] about Snow Day!
What makes the steel buildings at Hometown Sheds so great? Just one of the aspects is a product called Galvalume®. Galvalume® is a specially formulated building material made from sheet steal that is coated with a 55% Aluminum-Zinc mixture. The coating helps prevent natural corosion in the steel, plus it increases the heat reflectivity. This means that our steel buildings will keep your belongings safer for longer! So if you … [Read more...] about Safer For Longer
If you live anywhere in North America, the chances are that you have had to deal with either a lot of snow or a lot of rain recently. Since we can’t do anything to control the rain, we at Hometown Sheds of North Carolina have an idea that would take the “bad” weather and turn it into a “good” opportunity. The next time it rains (you probably won’t have to wait long), come out to one of our lots to shop for a shed. Leaks and … [Read more...] about Taking Advantage of the Rain…
We at Hometown Sheds of North Carolina love possibilities! People from all walks of life stop by our lot looking for the perfect shed or metal building to fit their needs and we enjoy helping them figure out which options work for them. One of our customers came in looking for a shed so he could sell his vegetables. That’s right, one of our sheds is now the proud fixture that people see when they shop for local produce. And … [Read more...] about Using a Shed for Veggies
Everyone in North America deserves a huge pat on the back for surviving the Polar Vortex this week. If you were lucky, you got to stay in your home next to the fire place drinking something hot. If you were like most of us, you still had to brave the sub-zero temperatures to go to work. Hopefully one silver lining on the -3 degree weather was that you didn’t have to scrape ice off your windshield because you had a carport or … [Read more...] about No More Ice on the Windshield!
If you search for the phrase "polar vortex" on one popular social media site over 38,000 hits pop up. That number is just peanuts to the 1 billion usages you will find through a search engine. It just goes to show that everyone in North America miraculously agrees on the same thing: it's cold outside! That fact probably hit home for you when you were scraping the ice off your windshield in sub-zero temperatures this week. If … [Read more...] about Carports to Beat the Polar Vortex
Did you hear that whooshing sound? That is the sound of the year flying by so fast that you can expect to hear a sonic boom at any moment. Don't worry, it happens to all of us. Seasons change faster than we can blink. Yesterday we still needed easy access to the lawn mower and today we are trying to persuade ourselves to start putting away Christmas decorations. You might have noticed that as time speeds up, our storage sheds … [Read more...] about Saying Good-Bye To Clutter
We at Hometown Sheds of North Carolina love hearing about how people will use their storage sheds. From storage to outdoor sports, we have been able to provide a long list of possibilities to our creative customers. Not long ago, some of our Thomasville customers decided that the twin windows on one of our models were perfect for shooting windows. The shed turned out to be the perfect cover stand for their sport shooting. … [Read more...] about On Target Buildings
Different customers require different things from a storage unit. Some need basic roll up doors for a shed or their garage. Others need out swing doors for a unit they are using as an office or studio. Some customers might even need double out swing doors for their shed. Regardless of what kind-of entrance our customers need, we at Hometown Sheds of North Carolina do our best to provide just the right door in every situation. … [Read more...] about What’s So Great About Doors?
At Hometown Sheds of North Carolina, we know that safety is one of your top priorities as a parent. That is why we sell some of the safest playset equipment on the market. But along with the playset design, we also try to make sure that your kids have a soft landing if they trip or fall. Adding super absorbent rubber mulch to your playset purchase is a great way to guarantee that your kids won’t get scrapes, cuts, or nasty … [Read more...] about Safety On Playgrounds