Sheds & Outdoor Storage

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Chickens roosting in a chicken coop
Keep a Chicken Coop Safe from Predators

Add extra layers of protection to keep your chicken coop safe from predators.

A shed in a landscaped backyard.
Sheds: Plastic vs. Metal and Wood

Find out the best material to make your shed with.

An open wood box laying on it's back.
Create Your Own Outdoor Storage

There never seems to be enough space for toys and supplies.

An old shed.
Measuring and Building Sturdy Shed Doors

Save money by making your own shed doors.

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Sheds That Do More Than Store

Think sheds are just for storing your lawnmower?

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How to Tie Down a Vinyl Shed

High winds can cause the shed to shift or become unsafe.

5 Steps to Moving a Portable Shed

A portable shed can be easily moved from place to place.

Brick and mortar being laid into a wall.
How to Build a Brick Shed

It's harder than working with wood, but you can do it!

A shed in a backyard with patio furniture and lights.
Shed Shopping 101

It could be with you for decades, so match it to your needs.

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Construct The Best Shed Foundations

It's a key step in creating a stable outbuilding.

gardening shed in the backyard
Buying or Building Sheds: The Advantages and Disadvantages

Sheds are a great option for expanding your storage.

A small wooden storage shed with a ramp in a backyard.
4 Ways to Waterproof Your Wood Shed

If any water can get in, it will cause damage.

A shed door.
Replace a Shed Door in 6 Steps

You'll probably want to build one yourself.

freshly painted metal shed
6 Tips for Painting a Metal Shed

These thrifty tips can give your shed a face-lift.

Man constructing a wooden shed
Shed Roof Framing Process Explained

Create a structurally sound unit with proper roof support.

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How to Install a RV Show Curtain

Installing an RV shower curtain is very similar to installing a shower curtain within a traditional home shower unit. While some RV's are equipped with enclosed shower stalls, many have open shower stalls that will need to have a shower curtain installed before use. Preparation Before a shower curtain

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How to Clean RV Showers

The process of cleaning RV showers is no different from cleaning the bathroom in your home. However, due to the small space and unconventional plumbing system, it would be best to use only mild cleaners that are devoid of harsh chemicals. Learn to efficiently and quickly clean your RV showers with a

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How to Increase Water Pressure in an RV Shower

An RV shower is what you want following a long day behind the wheel. An RV shower is built for a better living condition inside your RV. Moreover, you should maintain the cleanliness of an RV shower in order to have a good flow of water. Here are some points to follow to increase the water pressure in

Green shed with metal roof
Metal Shed Roof Maintenance

Schedule an inspection a few times each year.

Elevated deck with a shade canopy
How to Install a Shade Canopy

Stay out of the heat with a bit of manmade shelter.

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Is a Metal Garden Shed Better Than Wood?

Metal is cheap, but wooden options are more flexible.

Relocating Your Backyard Shed

It's not as difficult as you may think.

cute garden shed with flower pots and tools in sunny garden
How to Build a Shed

Start with a simple, stable design.

shed rafters
How to Build a Tool Shed Roof

Create extra storage space and secure it with a solid roof.

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How to Insulate a Carport Roof

A carport, like attics need to be properly insulated.

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How to Run Plumbing to a Pole Barn

A pole barn is a versatile wooden framed building.

Installing Heat Vents in Your Backyard Shed

The purpose of your backyard shed is to protect and store all kinds of materials from paint to sports equipment.

Framing Shed Dormers: A Step-by-Step Guide

If you have decided to build a dormer on your house to allow for extra light or extra headspace, shed dormers are easier to build than gable dormers.

Fabricating A Shed Door

Constructing a shed door to protect stored items from the elements can be completed in a single afternoon.

Roofline inside a shed
How to Insulate a Shed Roof

You can insulate your shed roof to enhance energy savings.

Wooden vs. Plastic Sheds

Exterior utility sheds are used to store household possessions, there are wooden and plastic shed available, and metal sheds are available as well.

Installing Windows on Flimsy Shed Walls

A shed can be improved by the addition of a window. It can add extra light and ventilation.

Shed Door Repair Guide

Carrying out personal shed door repair work can save large amounts of money.

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Shed Roof Basics: Choosing The Right Roof Design

If you've chosen to build a backyard shed yourself rather than buying a premade model from a hardware

Roofing Your Shed: Flat Roof Construction

A flat roof shed is the most common type of outdoor storage shed design.

Build A Small Shed For Washers And Dryers

A small shed is the ideal housing for your washer and dryer.

A storage shed.
How to Move a Storage Shed

Sometimes a storage shed needs to be moved. This handy guide will help you do it yourself.

How to Anchor an EZ up Canopy

One way to enjoy the outdoors without burning yourself under the hot sun is the use of an EZ Up canopy.

How to Build a Door for Your Metal Shed

It is easy to build a door for your metal shed. Follow the simple steps below to complete this project yourself.

A metal shed.
How to Prevent Condensation in Your Metal Shed

One issue with metal sheds is moisture condensation. There are steps to take to ensure as little condensation occurs as possible.

A small, red, wooden shed tucked away in a back yard.
Five Tips for Painting Your Wood Shed

Don't leave your woodshed open to the elements to rot. Protect it and add a splash of color with paint.