Category Archives: Contest

Tiny House Giveaway – Last Day to Enter

The folks at Tiny Heirloom have teamed up with Bed Bath and Beyond to give away over $100,000 worth of total prizes including the Grand Prize package featuring a 20’ Vantage tiny house from their Signature Series!  To enter for your chance to win the Grand Prize and daily prizes, click on the bottom below to visit […]

Porch Shed Design Competition Winners

The winners have been announced for the Porch Shed design competition over at Secrets of Shed Building. The competition was steep and now there a lots of great design concepts to browse to possibly inspire your next small building project. Porch Shed Design Competition Winners

Shed of the Year 2010 – Joseph Sandy’s Entry

One of my long time readers, Joseph Sandy, is one of the contenders in the Shed of the Year competition. Here’s what Joseph says about his shed: Originally designed for storage, it now also serves as a quiet retreat from the main house. It features rain-screen siding of reclaimed redwood fencing. A polycarbonate clerestory provides ample […]

Porch Shed Competition

The entry deadline has passed and the competition is on at the Secrets of Shed Building. Be sure to leave comments at the Secrets of Shed Building website on the designs you like most since reader comments count in the jury process. Pictured here is my entry, the Glass Porch Shed. Below is my walk-through […]

Winner of 2009 Shed Design Competition

The Open Office, designed by Kenny, won the 2009 shed design competition at Secrets of Shed Building. One of the key features of this garden office is a set of sliding wood panels mounted to a rail system on the exterior of the building. They serve to block sunlight as well as provide privacy when […]