Attention, homeowners! Yes, you! You know by now that there’s no such thing as enough storage space even if you have a basement and a garage. What your man of the house really needs is a garden shed– one large enough to house an arsenal of outdoor power tools as well having an organized space for everything from rakes and shovels to fertilizer and fuel.
This is where blueprints and designs come in handy. You probably know where to look for them – the internet, magazines, catalogs, brochures, and so on. So how could it challenging to look for a garden shed design when that there are tons of information lurking around. Exactly. But those hordes and pages of garden shed designs you scanned may just be overwhelming. If that’s your feeling, then it’s time to take a deep breath and pause. This no-frill article may be the one to solve your confusion and help you make your choice easier.
A. Get a detailed materials list. This will be your step-by-step instruction guide in building the garden shed especially if you’re not an experienced woodworker as to where you can obtain or buy your materials and how quick the delivery time will be since you wouldn’t want your work to be delayed just because the materials or some components are not available.
B. Get a good resource material like a comprehensive Do-It-Yourself book or guide on garden shed designs or at the library where there good sources of high, quality garden designs you can choose from. This will greatly help you in making your own design if you already have some woodworking knowledge. Online sites can also offer thousands of digital guides you can choose from and download. Some are even complete and fully illustrated that you can even start building your shed literally, from scratch!
C. Choose what you want to do. There are actually two choices when it comes to building a wooden garden shed: one, you can either buy a kit then follow the manufacturer’s choice of materials and layout or two, you can design a structure to suit your own particular needs and tastes. If you choose the latter, this approach could cost you more and it may take longer to work on, but then it’s the best way to get what you really want.
So you see, it’s really just a matter of knowing your ABC’s and this article had offered you really basic ideas what to look for on garden shed designs and blueprints, as well as the best places to get them.