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A fun, fact-filled article from Old House Journal on the history and evolution of the garage, the most common outbuilding found around historic homes in Florida.
Mid-Century Modern Garden Shed, originally uploaded by reclark. Last night I was honored to be the guest speaker at the Temple Terrace Preservation Society monthly meeting. Initially developed during the 1920s, Temple Terrace has an impressive collection of Mediterranean Revival style homes and community buildings built during it’s initial planning. However, like many 1920s Florida developments, the DepressionContinue Reading
We think sheds make the perfect home office, but it isn’t an overly common phenomenon among US workers. However, in the UK, there is a daily blog dedicated to those who work out of an outbuilding at home. From shepherd’s huts to ultramodern designs, check out the Shedworking blog, the self-proclaimed Lifestyle Guide for Shedworkers toContinue Reading
If you are considering a custom shed for your yard, it’s always a good idea to look first at examples of other sheds to help generate ideas and make sure you get the look you want with the options you want. One of the bests sources of shed design ideas are coffee table type booksContinue Reading
Like many small businesses, we at Historic Shed are not unhappy to see 2009 end. Overall the year was good to us, but it was filled with uncertainty and unease, making it harder to truly enjoy the ups and more fearful during the downs. We have much more optimistic hopes for 2010 and will makeContinue Reading