Shed houses have gained popularity for their affordability, simplicity, and unique architectural style. But what happens when your needs evolve, and you require additional space? Can shed houses be expanded? We will explore the possibilities of expanding shed houses and discuss the factors to consider when embarking on such a project. The simple answer is […]
Long-time Keen’s Buildings customers are surely familiar with the wide range of two-story sheds we’ve been offering for years. But now, Keen’s Buildings now offers habitable structures and tiny homes for sale in Florida & Georgia. This is a game-changer in our mission to secure more affordable and sustainable housing solutions in these regions.
Your dog is a loyal and valuable member of your home. So, one of the most important decisions you’ll need to make is where your furry friend will stay. If your dog loves to be outside but you worry about his lack of shelter, you might be wondering what kind of structure to outfit your
Converting a storage shed into a tiny home may seem like a strange concept, but shed houses are becoming mega popular as people seek more sustainable and affordable lifestyles. However, there are a large number of considerations before embarking on this process, such as configurations, permitting, plumbing/electrical installation, and more.
Strong home buying and renovation trends have kept building materials — including lumber — in high demand and short supply. Lumber pricing has tripled over the past year, alongside increasing price tags for homes and other building supplies.
Steel is often used in the construction of all types of buildings, from barns, carports, and sheds to houses, garages, and skyscrapers. In particular, it is often used to construct the frames and foundations of buildings, as it is resilient and binds well to concrete. Becoming commonplace during World War II, steel remains a standard
Sustainable building materials have a lower impact on the environment than standard options. They offer eco-friendly benefits during sourcing and production, construction, maintenance, or everyday use.
A stable, sturdy concrete slab is essential to create a level outdoor surface, like a driveway, as well as to safely erect any type of structure, including barns, storage sheds, and carports. If you don’t place concrete properly, you run the risk of damaging the structure you place on it and diminishing the quality and
If you have at least one vehicle — or even any amount of items — that you’d like to store outside, a carport is a great solution. Not only are carports inexpensive, but they are a relatively safe and easy DIY project. Compared to building a garage, carports have several advantages.