Sheds & Outdoor Storage

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Keep a Chicken Coop Safe from Predators

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

Sheds: Plastic vs. Metal and Wood

Find out the best material to make your shed with.

Create Your Own Outdoor Storage

Build your own outdoor storage bin to house sports equipment or gardening supplies with these simple steps.

Measuring and Building Sturdy Shed Doors

Save money by making your own shed doors.

How to Build a Wood Shed From Scratch

The key for building a shed from scratch is in both the prep and a good shed plan. See what you'll need to know before tackling this project.

How to Build a Shed

Start with a simple, stable design.

Sheds That Do More Than Store

Think sheds are just for storing your lawnmower?

Shed Shopping 101

If you're going to invest in a shed, make sure you purchase the one that is right for your needs.

How to Build a Tool Shed Roof

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

Framing Shed Doors: 3 Tips

Framing shed doors can be tricky.

What's the Best Type of Insulation for an Office Shed?

You want your office to retain heat!

How to Insulate a Carport Roof

A carport, like attics need to be properly insulated.

How to Run Plumbing to a Pole Barn

A pole barn is a versatile wooden framed building.

How to Tie Down a Vinyl Shed

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

How and Where to Drill Holes to Run Cables through Wooden Sheds

Drilling holes in a wood shed is simple.

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.

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.

Relocating Your Backyard Shed

You might need to move your garden or backyard shed to install a swimming pool, to take it with you to a new home or to build a larger one in its place.

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.

Preserving Barn Wood

Preserved barn wood is incredibly trendy.

How to Anchor a Storage Shed

To properly secure a storage shed, you must anchor it to the foundation once the construction process

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.

Shed Base: Concrete Slab or Gravel?

Concrete shed base or gravel shed base? Which is best? It all depends. Both foundations have their pros and cons.

Build A Small Shed For Washers And Dryers

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

How to Move a Storage Shed

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

5 Steps to Moving a Portable Shed

A portable shed is a lightweight construction that can be easily moved from place to place.

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.

Finishing a Metal Shed Roof

Ensure your outdoor shed is well protected.

How to Build a Brick Shed

Although building a brick shed instead of wooden one may more difficult, it's still within a DIYer's reach!

Outdoor Cushion Storage

Tuck them away to keep them in good shape.

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.

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.

Installing Shed Tie-Downs

Installing shed tie downs can be necessary in order to pass the building code requirements. In some parts of the United States, sheds are vulnerable to loosening, even if they have foundations.

Avoid These 5 Shed Building Mistakes

Building code violations and building too small are among the most common mistakes do-it-yourselfers make when building a storage shed.

How to Tear Down a Barn Safely

Use all safety precautions when tearing down a barn.

Installing Windows in a Pole Barn

A traditional pole barn is a roof supported on telegraph poles (hence the name) and is often used for storing hay.

Building A Shed Dormer For Your Home

A shed dormer is a feature that can add more space and a lot of light to any upstairs loft or room. Building a shed dormer does require some skill in construction, but with some simple tools, the project is relatively easy.

Adding Sliding Doors To A Pole Barn

Sliding doors on a pole barn add functionality and maneuverability to the entrance, and when they're closed and locked they provide a secure environment for the structure's interior and contents.