What can you keep in an outside storage shed in a warm area?

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SoFlorida
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Sun Jul 07, 2013 12:29 pm

I'm in south Florida and I wonder what items won't get destroyed in left in an outside shed.


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bigedschukar
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Thu Jul 11, 2013 7:21 pm

I live outside Houston, TX and basically keep anything I want in our shed. I don't keep things like pictures, electronics, or clothes out there and so far so good.
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SoFlorida
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Thu Jul 11, 2013 11:06 pm

Thanks for the info, how about electrical items like a toaster or blender?

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bigedschukar
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Fri Jul 12, 2013 11:19 pm

Yeah I don't know about things like that. I can't think of any small appliances we might of had out there. I have some power tools out there that fair fine.
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Sat Jul 13, 2013 6:47 pm

I keep "shed" items in the shed, things like the lawnmower, snowblower, weed eater, gas, oil, lawn care stuff, shovels, tools, camping stuff, Christmas lights, some coolers, our bikes, pressure washer, etc. I also have a turkey fryer in there but that is about it for "house" items in the shed. Not sure I would keep household things in there due to bugs and stuff. Any particular reason you are asking about keeping toasters and blenders in the shed?


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Sat Jul 13, 2013 10:51 pm

ponch37300 wrote: Any particular reason you are asking about keeping toasters and blenders in the shed?
No, just curious as to what items would not be ruined out there.

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Wed Jul 17, 2013 5:50 pm

You can't keep a wife in them for very long.
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Thu Jul 18, 2013 12:25 pm

JD wrote:You can't keep a wife in them for very long.
Don't have one of those. but what's the time limit on them for being out there? :mrgreen:

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Until they learn to behave! Oh man am I ever getting the hairy eyeball. <Just joking, dear..> I gotta go.
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Norm Frechette
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Thu Jul 25, 2013 8:10 am

its not a good place to store chocolates! :lol:

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JeffInFL
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Mon Aug 05, 2013 2:33 pm

Anything that wouldn't be affected by humidity or long periods of heat. I'd think that any cloth-based stuff would get moldy. I always hear that cockroaches love electronics, but I'm not sure if that means stuff that's powered up or just things with electronic components.

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