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Oct 14, 2019

How to install shiplap cladding on your shed

Shiplap cladding installation instructions, construction details and pictures from an example project

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Oct 03, 2019

What is the best shed cladding profile to use for your shed?

A look at 7 shed cladding profiles and 14 different timber materials that you could use to clad the walls of your shed

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Sep 26, 2019

Use These Shed Designs And The 4 Step Process To Design A Shed Which Suits Your Individual Needs

Learn from these shed designs how to move from a concept to a detailed design in 4 straightforward stages

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Sep 23, 2019

Shed Doors - From Traditional To Advanced

Simple shed doors are straightforward to construct, however there is more to securing your shed than simple timber doors

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Sep 19, 2019

How Bifold Doors Let The Great Outdoors Into Your Shed

Bifold doors are a recent door innovation that can really help you make the most of your garden building

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Sep 17, 2019

Moving a storage shed - step by step in theory and practice

I'm often asked 'How to move a shed' - Here is the theory and a practical example of moving a storage shed out of the barn where it was built and across the yard to its final site

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Sep 11, 2019

Shed Roof Design 2019 - Which is your favourite style Pent, Gable, Gambrel, hipped, saltbox or curved?

A good overview of shed roof design elements for each of the main roof types, including framing sketches

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Sep 05, 2019

Your Comprehensive Guide To The Best Shed Roofing Options For 2019

Is your choice of shed roofing system just bitumen felt or shingles? Find out about how to choose between 8 different roof coverings and their relative costs

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Sep 02, 2019

Cedar shed repair in and around Tunbridge Wells

Repairing cedar sheds and greenhouses built by the likes of Crane Garden Buildings and Gabriel Ash is a great option to give these beautiful buildings a new lease of life.

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Sep 01, 2019

My Shed Repair Service Will Return Your Shed Back To A Dry Usable Space For The Forseeable future

I provide a shed repair service in Kent and East Sussex to help owners keep their small buildings in excellent condition

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Sep 01, 2019

Is a shed repair feasible for your shed?

How a shed repair can extend the life of your shed. A summary of the different types of repair and how they are more economic than buying a new shed.

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Aug 30, 2019

A Shed Door Latch Will Keep Your Shed Door Shut

Four types of simple shed door latch to keep your shed door closed

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Aug 20, 2019

Learn how to hang a shed door and install T hinges in a few easy steps

How to hang a shed door - Installing a shed door is fairly straight forward, as I take you through this step by step example

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Aug 05, 2019

Shed Windows - Look At These Options To Make The Right Choice

Discussion of all factors related to choosing shed windows

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Jul 31, 2019

How To Choose the Best Shed foundation For Your Shed Project

Find out which of these 8 shed foundation options suits your needs - as well as the reasoning behind each one

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Jul 03, 2019

How to fix a sagging shed door - So that you can once again lock your shed

How to re-align a sagging shed door - with detailed step by step instructions

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Jun 30, 2019

FOR SALE - Royal Winchester Shed - Model So10

This shed is 10x8 feet x 6 feet high at the roof edge. The peak adds about another 1.5 - 2 feet at the peak. It is probably about 12-14 years old.

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Jun 30, 2019

Shed Siding - Leaking and Wicking

I have a problem with wicking behind my T-111 siding on my garden shed. We built it with the siding down to a Z-flashing resting on a 2x6 PT board running

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Jun 19, 2019

How To Build A Hip Roof Shed

Building a hip roof shed - Tips on framing, waterproofing and building this beautiful style of shed roof

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Jun 03, 2019

Bespoke Garden Shed (8'x6') for Sale

This bespoke garden shed is a one-off that I built for the Haynes Shed Manual

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