Top Ten Man Cave Sheds you Will Fall in Love With

Top Ten Man Cave Sheds you Will Fall in Love With

Fall is one of my favorite seasons of the year… Not because of the beautiful color of the leaves and it certainly not because I love the smell of pumpkin spice. Fall is a time that signifies the start of the football and basketball season. At the same time, some of baseball’s and NASCAR’s greatest duke it out for the Championship. I am your typical guy that loves all sports. I also have a soft spot for man caves. In many cases, having a man cave in your house is just not realistic. That is why men across the world have fallen in love with the concept of man cave sheds.

16 x 20 man cave shed

Your dreams of the ultimate man cave start here. Let me introduce you to the Summit. Available in 3 sizes: 16×16, 16×20 and 16×24.

coolest man cave sheds with second story

The Summit includes a second story with stairs. The second story would make the perfect guest room.

Top 10 Man Cave Sheds

man cave signWith over 35 years of experience, we have the knowledge and materials to help you get started. Here are our collection of the top ten man cave sheds found across the world. I guarantee they will inspire you. As you start brainstorming ideas, remember that this is your man cave. Design it the way you want. Show off your favorite sports team and turn it into a home away from home… A place where a man can do “man things”. So grab your beer or organic juice and enjoy our list of the top ten man cave sheds.

1. Man cave for the auto enthusiast. Insert Tim Allen like grunt sound here. 

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2. The perfect backyard getaway. Couldn’t you imagine spending time with your closest friends right here? Aunt Betty can stay home though.

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3.  A home away from home. This man cave has a more mature setting, but really all that matters is it has a T.V. 

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4.  The vintage look. If you like vintage signs, this will certainly inspire you. 

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5.  Shows off the true potential of adding a second story on a shed. First floor can be used as a workshop and the second floor can be used for leisure activities such as watching ballet. 

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6. Reading is fundamental. This man cave shows off a more relaxed setting full of light that would be perfect for reading books or The Sports Illustrated – The Swimsuit Edition.

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7.  Got to respect a man that knows what he wants. When space is limited, all you need is alcohol, a comfy leather chair and a High-definition T.V. Well played.

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8.  If you ever need any tools, this is the guy to ask. Not an inch was wasted in storing these tools.

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9.  This is the ultimate bachelor pad.

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10.  This is a man cave that the whole family can enjoy.

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#1 Rule – Everyone must follow the man cave rules upon entry. 

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Well, there you have it. The only limits to your man cave is your own imagination. But, to play it safe, you should probably ask your wife for permission first before you get to creative. May your man cave shed be truly legendary.

Do you think your man cave is more manly than these? Prove it! Send us a link to your picture or email us at We would love to see your man cave. Join us in the conversation at #mancave.

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Posted by on September 24, 2014 in Sheds



Sheds are the Perfect Workshop, Art Studio or Home Office

As we get closer to the end of another year, it gives us a moment to look back on how our daily life has sheds for my businesschanged. Whether we like it or not, our lifestyles are constantly changing. In the old days, if you needed more space, you had to add onto your home or move. Adding onto your home is too expensive for many and moving is completely out of the question due to the up and down housing market. So, society has begun to get creative and use sheds to make their dreams for a business or living space a reality; while saving thousands of dollars.

Sheds Make Any Workshop or Backyard Lifestyle Possible

workshop shed

Sheds like this one give you the potential for two levels of storage. With that much storage space available, it could make the perfect workshop, home office or art studio. (Summit shown)

Of course sheds are a great solution for those that outgrow their home. But, think outside the box. If you have a home based business or hobby and do not have room to conduct your craft, why not utilize your backyard living space? Seems like a simple idea right?

home office shed

This is just the second story of the Summit shed. Just imagine what you could do with all this extra room on your property.

The simple answer is YES! For as little as $998, you can build a shed kit yourself or get it professionally installed right in your backyard. Depending on the size, you can have a workshop shed, home office or man cave shed built in one day. You can fully customize your shed to make it your house away from home. Just think about it… No more messy desks and no more distractions from others in your home. You can conduct business and your favorite crafts in the peace and quiet environment inside your own shed. Now, that’s trendy!

What Size is Right for Me?

We have sizes as small as 8×8 and as large as 16×24. To determine the right shed size for your needs, try measuring the size of all your tools, furniture and equipment you plan on storing inside. Determine the approximate surface area. Once you determine that, pick the size you need. For extra room to grow over the years, pick the next size up. For example, if you determine that your office furniture takes up approximately 100 square feet, get a 10×12 Statesman (120 sq. ft.) so that you have plenty of extra walk room.

Take Advantage of your Backyard Property…

work inside shed
How would you like to be your own boss? Well, thanks to our strong and easy to customize sheds, you can make your dreams of more living space a reality. If you have a backyard property that is going to waste, consider adding a storage shed. Sheds only require a small investment and a few hours of work. Consider this idea a New Year’s Resolution for 2014!

work shop shed design ideas

Here are some examples of work shop sheds as found on the world wide web.

Happy Holidays!


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Posted by on December 9, 2013 in Play Sets, Sheds


$99 Install On any Heartland Playset

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Get Heartland Play Sets Installed for Only $99!

Offer valid thru 12/26/13.

Installation only available in select markets. See store for details.

Includes Heartland Commanders Quarters, Captains Loft or 5 Star Admiral.


Posted by on November 26, 2013 in Play Sets


Limited Time Sale on Heartland Sheds

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$100 OFF the purchase of In-Stock Heartland Rainier or Stratford storage buildings.

Discount does not apply to Special Order or installed buildings. See store associate for details. Offer valid 5/22/13 -6/3/13.

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Posted by on April 10, 2013 in Sheds


Spring Time Savings on Heartland Premium Play Sets

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Spring is near. Save up to $250 on select Heartland play sets. Offer ends March 31, 2013!


Posted by on March 19, 2013 in Play Sets


Storage Sheds you Will Have to See to Believe!

10x10 shed Rainier

10×10 storage shed available at Lowe’s!

A few months ago, Jeanine Centuori, chairwoman of the undergraduate architecture program at Woodbury University, approached us about an unique idea she had for her class. The unique challenge presented to the architecture students from Woodbury University in Burbank, CA was to transform a standard shed kit from Heartland Industries into the coolest and smartest cabin they could come up with.

We were thrilled to help out the university in this project. The catch was that the students had to use our 10×10 shed kit and transform it into a building that could accommodate two people for sleeping. In addition, the shed had to provide light, ventilation and insulation. Lastly, they had to complete this assignment without spending over $1,500.

While some of the architecture students were slightly intimated by the project at first, as you can see in the pictures below, it was a huge success.

“We pushed ourselves to use wood in a different way,” said student John Epperly, whose group finished the interiors with oriented strand board, the structural panels left exposed for an organic-meets-industrial look in some modern architecture. “We wanted the space to feel natural and elegant and not at all like a shed.”

Unique and Earth Friendly Storage Sheds

The students even used organic and or recycled materials to make this an earth friendly shed building project. I would be willing to bet that the students never looked at our instruction manual. However, when creative minds and skillful architecture students get together, the end result will usually be quite stunning. Don’t take our word for it, just look at the pictures below! (Click on an image to open the slideshow)

For more information on this storage shed building project, read this article from the LA Times.

Woodbury School of Architecture Contact Information:

Woodbury University
7500 Glenoaks Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91510-7846


Posted by on February 7, 2013 in Sheds


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