If you’re beginning to plan your barn and pinpoint its exact location, then it’s time to start looking into local help for your project. Have you considered using the following local resources in your barn building project?
Reach Out to Local Barn Owners
Doing your homework is an important…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on January 12, 2016 at 7:00pm — No Comments
When you’re building and outfitting your show barn, you will want the best accessories and features to appeal to clients and trainers. Don’t forget about these must-have accessories for your show barn.
Elegant Saddle and Bridle Racks
Outfitting your tack room with elegant saddle and bridle…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on January 8, 2016 at 6:00pm — No Comments
High levels of stress are bad not only for humans, but also for our horses. Stress can cause issues such as ulcers, but it can also create an unhappy horse. If you want to minimize the stress in your horse’s life, consider the following ideas.
Buy Stalls with Open Front Designs
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on January 7, 2016 at 7:00pm — No Comments
Have you started planning out your New Year’s Resolutions? Are you stumped on just what your goals for this next year should be? We’ve come up with some great ideas for barn-related New Year’s Resolutions. Take a look and see if one of these ideas might be right for you.
Upgrade Your Barn’s Stall Components This…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on December 31, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
Does your dream barn seem like a far-off reality? Are you overwhelmed by the task of bringing your dream barn to life? It’s not that bad – these tips can help you to turn your dream barn into a reality.
Plan Early On In the Barn Building Process
It’s so important to create really detailed…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on December 29, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Storage always seems to be an issue in horse barns – it seems that no matter how much storage a barn offers, you always need more! Here are some great ways that you can maximize the amount of indoor storage offered by your barn.
Install Lockers and Closets
Installing a number of lockers…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on December 24, 2015 at 4:00pm — No Comments
Have you been contemplating whether adding an indoor arena to your property is worth the investment? We’ve got the answer for you – it is! Here are some of the biggest advantages of an indoor arena that you can’t afford to ignore.
Increased Lesson Income
Do you live in a climate…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on December 22, 2015 at 6:30pm — No Comments
Ventilation is so important when your barn houses horses. Without proper ventilation, your horses may be at risk for respiratory issues. Did you know that the way that you build your barn can increase – or minimize – the ventilation that will be available to your horses? Here’s how you can build ventilation into your…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on December 3, 2015 at 5:00pm — No Comments
As you start planning out your dream barn, you’ll want to include all of the features that you have dreamed about having in your own barn. But there’s another person who will likely use your barn on a regular basis: Your trainer. While your barn needs to work for your needs, it also needs to work for your trainer. Have you thought about what you trainer…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on November 25, 2015 at 11:00am — No Comments
When you build a horse barn, you expect that the barn will protect your horse from the elements. But have you thought about what you should be doing to protect your barn from those same elements? Rain,…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on November 24, 2015 at 7:30pm — No Comments
Cold, airy barns can make chores unpleasant during the winter. Your barn doesn’t have to be an icebox this winter – with the following tips, you can help to keep your barn warm, even on the coldest winter days!
Start with Proper Construction and Insulation
The key to keeping your barn warm…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on November 20, 2015 at 12:00pm — No Comments
When you own a horse barn with multiple horses, there’s a good chance that you spend most of your chore time cleaning stalls. Stall cleaning is a necessary chore, but did you know that you can actually design your horse barn to make stall cleaning easier? Here are some tips that you’ll want to…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on November 12, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
Your farm and barn are your sanctuary. They are places where you and your family can enjoy your horses in peace. Or they should be, at least – encroaching development of neighboring properties or busy nearby roads can leave your private property feeling anything but. Don’t worry, though - we’ve come up with…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on November 11, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
When you're designing your barn, much of your focus is probably on the barn’s first floor. Positioning the horse stalls, tack room, feed room, and other barn components is important, and will factor into your day-to-day use of the barn.
However, some barn owners overlook the importance of…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on November 10, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments
As you plan out how you will bring your dream barn to life, are you thinking about the technology that you want to include in your barn? It’s best to plan your technology out during your early stages of planning your barn. Here are some types of technology that you might want to…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on October 30, 2015 at 1:30pm — No Comments
Are you planning to build your dream barn one day? Building a barn, or any structure, is time-consuming and can be a stressful event. We’ve seen projects that have gone smoothly, and others that haven’t. Here’s what you need to know to make the process of building your barn go…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on October 28, 2015 at 2:00pm — No Comments
When you start your barn building project, you will need to choose a barn builder, or contractor, who is perfect for the job. The barn builder is the person who largely coordinates the entire project, so working with the right builder is really important. Here are some tips to help you choose the best barn builder for your project!
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on October 23, 2015 at 3:00pm — No Comments
Your barn's design can make your day-to-day chores faster and much more convenient, but it’s important that you consider this when you're planning out your barn. Here are some features that you’ll want to include in your barn to maximize its convenience.
Create Wide Barn Aisles
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on October 22, 2015 at 10:30am — No Comments
If you have a soft spot in your heart for senior horses, then you may want to take the needs of senior horses into account when designing your barn! The overall design of a barn or stable can contribute to your senior horse’s comfort and health. Here’s what you’ll want to consider when building a barn for a senior…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on October 21, 2015 at 3:30pm — No Comments
When building your dream barn, you'll want to stay within your budget while also getting the best value for your money! Here are some ways that you can safely cut costs when building a barn to help stay within budget while bringing your dream barn…Continue
Added by Classic Equine Equipment on October 20, 2015 at 6:30pm — No Comments