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Options for Expanding and Adapting Your Patio, Garage or Shed

| Posted in: Advice & Info, Carports, Roofing

It’s common to outgrow an existing sheds or garage. A two bay shed that was originally meant for parking suddenly may be used to store the ride-on mower,  one of the family vehicles and even a work bench. Even a covered patio area might not be as big as you like, especially for entertaining larger groups.

Fortunately,  The great news it also when its part of an existing structure, it’s at a fraction of the cost.  Here are some situations when an expansion or adaptations can be a good option. - Need a larger storage shed - Want to expand the size of your existing patio - An extra covered parking bay for additional cars or to store a boat/trailer/ride on mower - Expanding the roofing off the side of the home to create a covered outdoor area. - To completely enclose a carport so it functions more as a lockable shed or a work space. With existing steel sheds, carports, and Colorbond patios, many of the structural foundations are already there, so if you’re shed isn’t a spacious as you need, or you want something more from it, talk the our team about how we could expand the space to make it work better for you.

Colour Options for Sheds, Patios, and Garages

When you build with McHugh Steel you build with the peace of mind of a licensed QBCC builder (Queensland Building and Construction Commission) – formerly the QBSA. You also get the right advice, and a manufacturing process which is all completed in house in our Bundaberg based using quality Bluescope® Steel products. You can also choose from a range of powder coating roofing colours to best complement your home design or make a feature of the garage, shed, or patio. For more advice about construction of  a new shed, or what’s possible to expand your existing garage or shed in line with your needs, speak to the Steel Specialists at McHugh Steel today on (07) 4153 6588      

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