8 More Genius Horse Ideas, Tips & Hacks
Put baby powder onto your horses white patches to make them stand out even more. For a longer lasting effect, run some hair gel through the hair first to make the powder stick.
Watch Tack in Your Dish Washer
Non-leather tack only can be washed int he top drawing of the dish washer. This is a great, easy way to clean things like bits.
Make Your Horses Photogenic
Want your horse to lift his ears up for a photograph? Find a video of horses neighing and that will grab his attention and get him to prick his ears.
Use Listerine to Clean Your Bits
Clean a gunky bit by spraying it with some Listerine and using a toothbrush to give it a scrub.
Fix A Squeak With Vaseline
If your tack is squeaking, find out what’s rubbing and wipe on a little bit of vaseline.
Using Old Baling Twine as a Rag
If you’ve run out of scrubbers, a handful of baling twine will help you clean up. There are hundreds of uses around the barn for baling twine.
Use Vodka to keep your help nice
Create a mixture of half water, half vodka and spray it into your helmet after a ride. The alcohol will kill the bacteria and stop the smell.
Soften Your Bell Boots With Warm Water
This will make them much easier to pull on and off your horse’s feet.
Looking for other equestrian tips? Read our list of 16 Tips Every Equestrian Should Know.
Cost to Build A Grain Shed
Grain sheds can range from backyard structures to full-sized industrial grain sheds.
Prices vary by project. For an exact quote within 24 hours, send a message.
For a rough guide to what you project might cost, read below:
Small Grain Sheds
Small grain sheds range in size up to 30m x 18m x 7.5m high.
Grain sheds like these are suitable for small farms.
Cost range: $50,000 – $74,000
Medium Grain Sheds
Medium grain sheds range in size up to 58m x 25m x 7.5m high.
Grain sheds like these can hold much larger quantities of grain.
Cost range: $74,000 – $200,000
Large Grain Sheds
Large grain sheds range in size up to 90m x 50m x 10m high.
Grain sheds like these are for large scale industrial projects.
Cost range: $200,000 – $1,000,000
You can see a map of our recent builds below. The markers are arranged by industry and can be filtered.
We spoke to Jim Riordan of Riordan Group about the grain sheds we built with him at Lara, near Geelong.