Transforming Your Backyard Studio into a Man Cave

A man cave is known as a place where you can get away from the stress of everyday life. Depending on your preference, the room can be anything: a gaming room, bar, library or a sports shrine.

Man caves are usually set up at home, usually in the basement or the attic, but they are sometimes limited by space restrictions. This is a problem that is easily fixed with a backyard studio.

Why Turn a Backyard Studio into a Man Cave

Backyard studios are detached properties built somewhere next to or close to the main home building, usually the backyard. It can serve a number of functions like a man cave, function room or an outdoor office.

Since backyard studios are detached from the main home, they give you a level of privacy. While you may have your own room or studio at home, anything from family members barging in or a phone call can ruin your moment of relaxation. Having a separate space to unwind and minimises these disruptions.

Backyard studios are cost-efficient to install. They are made from sustainable materials that are designed to last for years while leaving a minimal impact on the environment.

Making Your Man Cave Comfortable and Enjoyableinterior backyard cabin

Once you choose the size and design of your backyard studio, the supplier will ensure it is completely weather-proofed and insulated, and that the necessary utilities are installed. Even though the studio is within your premises, it is a good idea to add security measures, such as a sturdy padlock and thin chain or a CCTV camera, especially if your man cave contains expensive items.

After installation, it’s time for the fun part: personalising your man cave. This will depend on how you plan to use your new space. Here are design ideas based on three popular uses for man caves:

  • Bar

Furnish your man cave with neon or vintage signs, glass racks and a drinks fridge to add a bar atmosphere. Use wine barrels and beer kegs for seats.

  • Gaming Room

Your television can either be mounted on a wall or standing on a table. Make sure your internet connection is stable as your gaming console will require it. Get a comfortable gaming chair for long hours of play.

  • Sports Shrine

Show your team spirit by painting the interiors with your favourite team’s colours. Place sports memorabilia up on the walls and bring in a large TV for watching games. Keep a mini-fridge stocked with beer and snacks.


Since a man cave is your retreat from daily stress, you want it to be comfortable and enjoyable. By taking your retreat to a backyard studio, you’ll have the relaxation you need in a home away from home.

Your Backyard Studio, Reimagined

Whether you want a gym, an outdoor studio or a guesthouse, Classic Cabins has the solution for you. We offer a range of backyard studio cabins that suit any application.

Our highly capable team has years of experience in building outdoor living spaces that accommodate the various needs of our customers. With a range of sizes, durable materials and a variety of claddings, you can be sure of an extension to your property that you can enjoy for years.

See your vision come to life. Call us on 1300 120 110.