Portable sheds are great for any application where a sturdy building is needed in a short amount of time. Portable sheds are for more than just storing tools; they’re for storing so much more. 

Portable sheds come in a variety of sizes, so they can be applied in a variety of ways. Here are some creative ways to use portable storage buildings that may not have occurred to you:

1) Additional Storage 

Got a lot of stuff? Portable storage buildings are perfect for adding extra storage when you’re short on space.

If you’ve got a workshop, you probably have tools lying around. You also probably have spare room where a garage could fit. Portable storage buildings are perfect for using that extra space.

2) Tool Shed

Portable storage buildings are great for creating a temporary home for your tools. Tools that are used often should be kept in the house or garage because they can get damaged from the weather. 

Portable sheds are perfect for tools that require occasional use, such as power tools. These tools can be stored in the portable storage building and put back into your garage or house when they’re not in use.

3) Cabin

If you need a place to spend the night while on a long camping trip, portable storage buildings are a great solution. A portable shed can easily be converted into a cozy little cabin with a few simple additions.

Portable storage buildings can be used as a small extra room when you need it. They can be a temporary solution so your family can use the space for an extra room until you’re able to build an addition.

You can customize them to include a kitchen space, sleeping area and an outdoor shower.

4) Garden Shed

Portable sheds are great for storing large items like rakes, shovels and wheelbarrows. If you’re short on storage, you can build a portable storage building to store these kinds of items in.

You can also use portable sheds to store items that you use frequently. For example, you can store pots and gardening tools in a portable storage building right near where you garden.

Terraces are also great design choice for a small garden, but you may not have enough room to build a permanent terrace. Portable storage buildings are a great solution because they can easily be taken down and moved to another location.

5) Art Studio

Portable buildings are great for creating a portable art studio. If you need a place to work on your art, but don’t have the room, portable storage buildings are a simple solution. You’re an artist and you want a place to paint outdoors but you don’t want to worry about the weather? Portable buildings are exactly what you need.

A portable shed can be used to store supplies and even equipment, like a pottery wheel. You can set these up for any type of painting or art that requires a flat surface.


Portable storage buildings provide a ton of solutions to a variety of problems. They’re easy to deploy, they’re portable and they’re durable. You can set up a portable storage building on the spot and use it immediately.

Try portable buildings out for yourself with Classic Building Sales. We have a host of portable homes for sale in Missouri to help you get started. Visit our website to find models to choose from.