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Summer Shed Savings

We just keep getting hit with these rainy storms this season here at Fox’s Country Sheds, and it seems that spring has just flown by.  With the hot humid days we’ve been experiencing, it feels like summer is upon us quicker than anticipated! Our crew is working every day though, through this heat – and we appreciate their hard work to get your shed orders out in time!

If you have fallen behind on your spring yard work, Fox’s Country Sheds has some savings that you can take advantage of today!  Garden Sheds, Potting Sheds and regular ‘ol backyard storage sheds – or a combination of all three types of sheds – are still being built in our year-round shed building facility.  We thought we’d give you all a coupon that you can use to place your order and save a little money to put towards your vacation fund! Click below to download our June Coupon Savings!

Click here:  Fox’s Country Sheds – Click and Save COUPONS

This coupon ends JUNE 30, 2011 – so don’t delay.  Save now on any of the following items that we offer, direct from the manufacturer:

Fox's Sheds Savings & Discounts

Fox Sheds Savings & Discounts - Expire 6/30/11 - http://www.FoxSheds.com

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Fox Sheds, Discount Storage Sheds
Fox’s Country Sheds of Lancaster County, PA
The author of this blog is Fox’s Country Sheds, a prefab storage shed, garden shed and garage manufacturer located in Lancaster County, PA.  Fox Sheds also sells Amish built gazebos, pergolas and backyard playsets.  We sell retail as well as to the wholesale trade.
Contact Fox Sheds at (717) 626-9560 or on our website at www.FoxSheds.com .   You can also visit us at our retail and manufacturing facility at 537 E 28th Division Hwy (Rte 322), Lititz, PA, 17543, in the heart of Amish Lancaster County.  We ship nationally, pre assembled or in kits for the do-it-yourself handyman.

All images and text are protected and are the sole property of Fox’s Country Sheds and cannot be duplicated, copied or used without the expressed written permission of Fox’s Country Sheds

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Are we nuts?

I saw a squirrel chasing a nut across the street yesterday, and somehow it struck me as quite ironic.  I’ve admitted before that I hate squirrels (and yes, hate is a strong word), but I was too amused with the scene to think about putting the pedal to the metal and making roadkill out of him.  No, I would never really do that, and I found myself slowing down to let him cross, as I watched, amused.

Interior of Garage built on site from Fox's Country Sheds

Who am I to put the brakes on his goals? It was quite funny because this nut was rolling down the hilly street, and this poor squirrel kept catching up, before it would get away from him again.

What struck me as ironic is the fact that we are all – squirrels and humans alike – chasing something. It might be a dream, it might be a goal, it might be the basic pursuit of happiness. And when we find that “something”, whether real or perceived, we tend to store it away. 

But at what point are we content with what we have? Here it is, springtime, and this squirrel surely would have had enough nuts stored away by now over the long cold winter.  Yet, here was one more that he just needed to have, risking life and limb and bushy tail as he crossed the street in front of my silver four wheeled nutcracker. 

How much stuff is too much?

Setting up the interior of a doublewide garage from Fox's Country Sheds

Where do we put all our stuff?

How do we keep it safe until we need to use it?

 

It reminded me of  when I was actively selling real estate, and buyers and their continued search for that one perfect house – chasing after each new listing and never making a decision.   The perfect house is out there, yet the search continues until they’ve exhausted themselves and their agent.  When do they stop?

It reminded me of myself as an active real estate agent and my continued search for the perfect buyer.  The perfect listing.  The perfect comission split and the perfect broker.  When do we stop?

And real estate sellers aren’t left out of the picture either. A seller who has stored all of his nuts into the equity of his home, only to find out that his cache is not worth as much as he thought. Where’d all that equity go?

I guess all of these thoughts would not have normally crossed my mind at the sight of a squirrel chasing a nut, but it just happened to be right as I was heading to yet another busy day at work at Fox’s Country Sheds. All my thoughts were on the busy day ahead, helping to run a custom storage shed manufacturing business and helping our customers to select the perfect storage shed for all of their nuts. Ahem…stuff. Thoughts of work, shed sizes, shed styles, “did I get the wholesale price lists out to all of our dealers”, “did we get the skylites on order in on time for the potting sheds”, is so-and-so ready for their delivery, etc., along with way too much caffeine in the morning, sparked this vision of us all chasing nuts.  And storing them.

….And thus, you might think I am one (a nut)…… but I’m not.

I’m just storing one.  Or two.  Or several.  Just like you are.

 

Heritage Shed Garage from http://www.FoxSheds.com

Maybe I’m not a nut – just a pack-rat. Where else can I keep my endless supply of garden hoses, rakes (at last count I think we have about 5 rakes), shovels, unused flower pots, sprinklers, opened bags of potting soil and peat moss…. you get the picture.

But, unlike that squirrely little gray rodent, my stuff is neatly stored in my Heritage garden shed garage.  If you ever wonder what type of shed or garage a shed builder has – this is it!  I lovingly refer to it as my “sh-arage” a cross between a shed and a garage.

After watching this squirrel and his amusing chase, I have to admit ~ I have a newfound respect for that busy little rodent.

But, as roomy as my Heritage Shed garage is – squirrels are not welcome!

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Fox Sheds, Discount Storage Sheds
Fox’s Country Sheds of Lancaster County, PA
The author of this blog is Fox’s Country Sheds, a prefab storage shed, garden shed and garage manufacturer located in Lancaster County, PA.  Fox Sheds also sells Amish built gazebos, pergolas and backyard playsets.  We sell retail as well as to the wholesale trade.
Contact Fox Sheds at (717) 626-9560 or on our website at www.FoxSheds.com .   You can also visit us at our retail and manufacturing facility at 537 E 28th Division Hwy (Rte 322), Lititz, PA, 17543, in the heart of Amish Lancaster County.  We ship nationally, pre assembled or in kits for the do-it-yourself handyman.

All images and text are protected and are the sole property of Fox’s Country Sheds and cannot be duplicated, copied or used without the expressed written permission of Fox’s Country Sheds


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How has the weather been in your part of the country? Here in central Pennsylvania where Fox’s Country Sheds is located, we’ve had quite a winter so far!  Snowy and icy – and I can honestly say that we are physically and emotionally DONE with it all!  We can’t wait for spring and warmer weather!

We are looking forward to delivering the completed sheds and garages that we have on our lot, just as soon as our customers let us know that their yards are free of ice and snow.  I am sure that they are eagerly awaiting delivery of their new shed, as well.

We’ve had a number of inquiries from homeowners whose old rotten sheds need replacing, as they are having trouble making it through another severe winter.  Rest assured that if you need a shed built quickly, we can get it done for you.  Many homeowners are having to submit an insurance claim for their old sheds and garages becoming damaged due to the snow and needing replacement.  We can help you with a written quote for a new shed, built to your specs and delivered to your property. Just let us know what you need!

Potting Shed from Fox's Country Sheds. Order now for early Spring delivery!

Those of you who are ordering your Potting Sheds now, are smart to think ahead!  Ordering your Potting Shed now for early seed-starting means that you will have a head start on your organic garden this year.  That certainly is something to look forward to, isn’t it?

On a personal note, for the first time I will be planning a “straw-bale garden” this year.  I am hopeful that I am successful with it.  If so, I will be sure to post some pictures here on our Fox’s Country Sheds blog.  (Knowing me, I will post pictures of my garden even if I am not successful with my straw-bale endeavor!)

Stay warm – and think SPRING! and remember to order your custom Potting Shed from Fox’s Country Sheds now to beat the Springtime rush!

Potting Shed - Rear View from http://www.FoxSheds.com. The perfect start to your organic vegetable garden.

 

 

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Fox Sheds, Discount Storage Sheds
Fox’s Country Sheds of Lancaster County, PA
The author of this blog is Fox’s Country Sheds, a prefab storage shed, garden shed and garage manufacturer located in Lancaster County, PA.  Fox Sheds also sells Amish built gazebos, pergolas and backyard playsets.  We sell retail as well as to the wholesale trade.
Contact Fox Sheds at (717) 626-9560 or on our website at www.FoxSheds.com .   You can also visit us at our retail and manufacturing facility at 537 E 28th Division Hwy (Rte 322), Lititz, PA, 17543, in the heart of Amish Lancaster County.  We ship nationally, pre assembled or in kits for the do-it-yourself handyman.

All images and text are protected and are the sole property of Fox’s Country Sheds and cannot be duplicated, copied or used without the expressed written permission of Fox’s Country Sheds

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The customer who was referenced in this recent shed blog post, sent us a very lovely testimonial letter.  Keep reading:

“The shed is so nice, we hate to call it a shed!  So, it has become our garden cottage!  Everyone at Fox’s Country Sheds was terrific to work with.  After we finish landscaping, we will send pictures!”

~ The Basoms, Elizabethtown PA.

Well, we can’t wait to see them!

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