WHAT DO I NEED TO DO FOR A SHED PAD PREPARATION?

DATE POSTED: May 31, 2018 12:00:00 PM
POSTED BY: Wheatbelt Steel

Site preparation is vital for any load bearing structure, and a shed will require a suitable foundation as they are a fundamental part of the strength of our products, and is a stable base to endure a wide range of impacts. 

ARE YOUR SHEDS WIND RATED FOR YOUR REGION?

DATE POSTED: May 17, 2018 12:00:00 PM
POSTED BY: Wheatbelt Steel

When building sheds, the wind speed in the area you are building is a critical factor that can't be overlooked as it will have a major impact on the stability of your structure.

What approvals do I need for my shed?

DATE POSTED: Nov 23, 2017 1:00:00 PM
POSTED BY: Wheatbelt Steel

Sheds, like other buildings are required to meet all relevant council approvals and comply with applicable legislations. In most cases, there are 2 types of approvals that need to be considered; planning and building approval.

Time to reap what you have sown

DATE POSTED: Nov 9, 2017 12:00:00 PM
POSTED BY: Wheatbelt Steel

According to an industry forecast from earlier in the season, Western Australia was predicted to produce about half of last year’s record crop. With grain crops across the state benefitting from late rain and cooler conditions in September there has been an overall increase to the state’s total ...

5 Things our Competitors Won't Tell you about C-Purlin Sheds

DATE POSTED: Jul 18, 2017 7:53:54 AM
POSTED BY: Sarah Heaphy

The farm storage shed industry is not immune to short-lived buying trends - especially those based on overly aggressive pricing. Recently, C Purlin storage sheds have grown in popularity among farmers due to their deceptively low prices. Unfortunately, some of these farmers are discovering the hard ...

Why We Love Hot Dip GALVANIZED Steel (and You Should Too)!

DATE POSTED: Jul 10, 2017 9:00:00 AM
POSTED BY: Sarah Heaphy

At Wheatbelt Steel, we are here to help you protect your assets. When you invest in expensive assets such as machinery, you won’t want to leave it out in the harsh Australian climate.  This can be very hard on your machinery and your other farming essentials such as hay and grain, so they won’t ...

10 Benefits of a Structural Steel Indoor Riding Arena

DATE POSTED: Jul 3, 2017 9:00:00 AM
POSTED BY: Sarah Heaphy

Though many horse riders take advantage of the nice riding weather, an indoor riding arena will give you the chance to ride, no matter what the weather looks like outside. There are many larger boarding facilities which already have an indoor arena, though if you are not one of them, you should ...

How to Solve your Farm Storage Needs

DATE POSTED: Jun 26, 2017 9:00:00 AM
POSTED BY: Sarah Heaphy

Farm life and work come with storage needs. On a daily basis, you will use a wide array of tools, machinery, grain, fertiliser, hay, and much more. These assets are vital to a functioning farm, and will need to be stored accordingly.

Top 4 Weather Apps for Farmers and Why

DATE POSTED: Jun 19, 2017 10:00:00 AM
POSTED BY: Sarah Heaphy

When your job involves being outside, especially in the agricultural business, climate and weather are your most significant daily concerns. Both seasonal and regional variability in weather directly influence your crop yield potential, and should be planned for as much as possible.

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