Joanna Labbe Outdoor Storage & Cabinet July 11th, 2018 - 00:37:53
Horizontal Sheds. Rubbermaid outdoor storage is also available as a horizontal shed. These are innovative because they are useful as low-profile storage for those living under strict homeowners association guidelines. Yet these horizontal sheds are still easy to use because they open up so wide. They range from 18 cubic feet to 32 cubic feet. The floors on these sheds can support up to 1300 pounds. The lid slides back for hassle-free walk-n access.
The type of outdoor storage boxes you choose will depend on what you need to store and what the climate is like where you live. Outdoor boxes will generally have to withstand lengthy exposure to the sun as well as other elements like rain wind and even snow. Waterproofing is a major concern as you dont want either the box or its contents to be ruined by water damage. Generally plastic and fiberglass offer the best waterproofing allowing them to withstand even the most extreme elements.
The main concerns when choosing a storage box are durability weatherproofing and overall look. You want something that will protect your belongings in all kinds of weather and also fit into the design of your patio/garden/deck area. Storage boxes for outdoor use comes in many different materials including wrought iron aluminum plastic fiberglass and wood and each can have a unique look.
Rubbermaid offers patio benches and deck boxes that range from 2.6 cubic feet to 16 cubic feet. These boxes open wide so that you can easily access your stored goods. The boxes are stable and also function reliably as spare seating with Rubbermaids double-walled construction. Some of the patio benches come formed with armrests and back support for a more patio furniture look to disguise your storage.