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    Protect Yourself Against Skin Cancer: The Benefits of Sun Protection

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    As soon as the temperature starts to rise, it’s time to take advantage of outdoor activities and spending time with family in the sunshine. But with the extra fun comes increased risk of skin cancer. Sun protection is your best line of defense when it comes to skin cancer prevention. The American Cancer Society says staying in the shade can be one of the best lines of defense for your skin. What is Skin Cancer? What exactly is skin cancer? According to the Skin Cancer Foundation and Skincancer.org, it is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal skin cells usually caused by overexposure to ultraviolet radiation. The CDC suggests someone is at a higher risk of getting skin cancer even from a few bad sunburns. There are multiple…

    Pops Ups and More for Winter Sports

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    Just because it’s cold or even snowing doesn’t mean you should forget to utilize shelter at sporting events! Whether it’s tailgating before your team’s football game, or for resting on the slopes, pop-up canopies are perfect for all winter sports! Here are perfect solutions for outdoor recreation this winter. Take Cover During Winter Sports Just because it’s not summer time anymore doesn’t mean you should skimp on shelter. Protecting your skin is just as important in winter. According to Accuweather, sunlight reflects off snow the same way it reflects off a pool in the summertime, which can still cause a sunburn. So, before you hit the slopes, why not make sure you have a reliable shelter to protect you from the elements? If you’re looking…

    Winter Storm Prep: What to Do With Your Backyard Buildings

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    The first big snow of the winter season can be an exciting time. But there’s nothing fun about winter’s fury when the slush and sleet arrives and you aren’t prepared. If you don’t have your winter tools ready on time, you may be facing an uphill battle when trying to clear the driveway or scrape ice from your windshield. Here are some winter storm prep ideas to make sure your backyard storage building is ready for this season. Winter Storm Prep to Keep Your Building Safe An outdoor storage shed or backyard garage can certainly become damaged over the years if you don’t protect it from the elements. The first thing you should do for winter storm prep is to consider insulating your shed. Controlling…

    Storage and Shelter for Outdoor Work

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    Whether you are taking care of a farm, or working on a commercial job site, finding quality storage solutions can be tricky. You want durable options that can be used for bulk or even vehicle storage. Here are outdoor storage and shelter solutions that are ultra-strong and perfect for any type of outdoor work. Outdoor Work Storage Made Simple When you’re in the market for a larger shelter or building that can be used for anything from  storing salt to commercial job site storage, ShelterTech SP Series is an ideal choice. Built to order and made in the USA, you will get the highest quality galvanized steel with wind and snow rated buildings. This top-of-the-line fabric storage solution is a fraction of the cost of…

    Holiday Storage: Tips and Solutions for Seasonal Organization

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    Everyone is trying to find the perfect present this holiday season. Have you thought about buying something for your loved ones that they can use immediately? Giving the gift of organization is something that will pay off year-round. Here are some holiday storage gift ideas that may not fit under the tree, but will look amazing in any outdoor space this winter. Holiday Storage Made EZEE This time of year, it’s time to start storing away outdoor items from winter’s fury. Your patio décor, grill, and even pool toys need to be kept somewhere safe as the temperatures drop. A great gift for holiday storage is the EZEE Shed. This is a solution that will tuck away yard items and keep everything tidy with minimal…

    Caring for Winter Horses

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    When the temperatures start to dip, it’s time to begin to think about how to keep your horses safe during cold weather. Aside from making sure their water doesn’t freeze over, and perhaps even blanketing them, providing a shelter from the weather is a great way to ensure their health and well-being. Here are some cost effective and easy-to-assemble shelters for your winter horses. Run-In Sheds for Winter Horses Research from the University of Minnesota shows winter horses become more temperature tolerant when offered a shelter. In fact, if they have access to shelter, they can withstand temperatures well below zero. You want to find a shelter that keeps your winter horses safe from the winter weather. But you also don’t want to confine them…

    Winter Preparation: What to Do with Your Outdoor Items

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    For many, winter time means the arrival of snow, ice, and bitter cold temperatures. This chilly weather means people spend less time outside, and more time staying warm by the fire. But that doesn’t mean you should forget about protecting all your valuable belongings through this weather. Here are some great tips for winter preparation, and how you can make sure your outdoor items stay safe year-round. Winter Preparation for Your Vehicles Let’s face it: Vehicles are one of the priciest investments you make from year to year. Whether you have a large truck that helps you load gear for work, or a motorcycle you take out only on weekends, keeping your vehicle in good shape is important. One of the easiest ways you can…

    Holiday Gift Ideas: Items for the Whole Family

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    It’s the time of year where you start to think about what to get your loved ones for the holidays. Many of us resort to buying a gift card for our family and friends because we aren’t sure what will make everyone happy. Why not think outside the box and give outdoor items to your loved ones they can use year-round? Here is a list of great holiday gift ideas for the whole family. Warm Up the Holidays Everyone loves a great looking hearth this season. Putting a log in the fireplace, kicking back and relaxing with a little apple cider is how everyone wants to enjoy the winter. Here are some holiday gift ideas that will get your loved ones in the holiday spirit:…

    The Ultimate Guide to Choosing a Backyard Building

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    Are you looking to store your vehicle away from the elements? Perhaps you just want some extra space to keep gardening equipment or patio accessories in the offseason. No matter the reason, you will not regret investing in a storage solution for your backyard space. Here is the ultimate guide to choosing a backyard building. Deciding What to Store in Your Backyard Building The first thing you want to figure out when looking for the perfect storage solution is what you’ll be storing inside. Take stock in all the items you have. Don’t be afraid to pull out the measuring tape, either. It’s important to pick the right size. You don’t want to crowd a smaller shed full of items when you could have simply…

    Wind and Snow Rated Winter Storage Shelters

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    Winter’s fury can wreak havoc on your belongings. Whether you’re trying to keep your car out of the ice, or a boat safe from snow, investing in winter storage shelters is essential. There are multiple reliable storage buildings that will make sure your items are safe from the rough weather. Creating Perfect Winter Storage Shelters When it comes to choosing the perfect place to store your belongings, first, it’s time to figure out what you will be keeping in the winter storage shelters. If you are keeping a large amount of expensive equipment, or multiple vehicles, you want to find a durable shelter that can be customized. ShelterTube storage buildings are wind and snow rated, but also fully customizable up to 100 ft. long. This…

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