The Advantages of a Better Barns Shed

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The Better Barns advantage is certainly something our customers consider when purchasing their shed from us. Many Oklahomans have already discovered the perks that come with doing business with Oklahoma’s most trusted shed manufacturer, but if you haven’t, I’d like to invite you to read on. The first, and most important, aspect to consider when purchasing your shed is whether … Read More

Helpful Tips for Buying a Carport

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We get many questions about the various features we offer on the carports, and the advantages of certain of them. In particular, since we service Oklahoma much of the time, people wonder which features are most important for protecting your vehicles in this state. The most important thing is getting a carport in the first place of course. Oklahoma storms … Read More

Why Buy A Carport?

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Buying a new car is a major investment and even used cars in good shape are very pricey. Because of this it is important to invest a little in protecting your new vehicle, so your car can maintain value and look great for a long time to come. Something that makes a lot of sense for many people is purchasing … Read More

10 Uses for Storage Containers


Since we started selling shipping containers last summer, they have rapidly become one of our biggest sellers. People love being able to put affordable, very secure storage wherever they need it. They jump at the chance to come down to one of our many locations and choose the exact container they want, made even easier with our brand new huge … Read More

Carport Selections – Now Rent To Own!

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Some of the most popular products Better Barns has are carports and garages. This should come as no surprise – cars and trucks are expensive, and need to be protected from sun and snow, sap and hail. Anybody who has experienced a hail storm, or seen the damage that weather and sap can do to a car’s finish, knows just … Read More

To Buy or Not to Buy…Used vs New Buildings

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After 14 years in the storage shed business, I think I can pass on a little bit of knowledge. Hopefully, I can help you make the right decision for your storage needs! We have so many customers who come to us looking to purchase a very nice storage shed for a fraction of the cost. Many good folks believe that … Read More

Storage Sheds all Across Oklahoma

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I’ve mentioned before on this blog that I’m proud to be an Oklahoman, haven’t I? Oklahoma has been good to me personally, and to Better Barns as well. We have served the state from the Red River to the Kansas border, from Tulsa to Lawton, and from Idabel up to the Panhandle. Thousands of our fellow Okies have allowed us … Read More

We’ve Added a New Product Line!

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Our goal at Better Barns is to be Oklahoma’s choice for all things storage. We have provided top-notch wooden storage buildings for about 15 years. During most of that time, Better Barns has also provided carports, garages, steel buildings, and other assorted backyard structures. Now, we also have shipping containers!!   We offer new and used 20′ containers, and used … Read More

The Summer of the Skunks

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Excerpt from my June/July Shed Builder column How many skunks does it take to make too many? Let me tell you about the summer of the skunks at our shop in Byars, Oklahoma. First, you should know that Byars is not a bustling metropolis. The population hovers around 250. Better Barns, where I have been gainfully employed for all of … Read More