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Jun 27, 2020

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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Jun 25, 2020

Is a Concrete Shed Base what you need?

How and when to build a concrete shed base

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Jun 24, 2020

How To Make A Shed Floor Strong And Durable

A shed floor comprises three parts: the floor joists or bearers, the deck and the floor covering. This article discusses each component in turn and gives specific advice to keep your floor strong and damp free

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Jun 22, 2020

How To Install Epdm Roofing On A Shed

A step by step guide showing how to install epdm roofing on a shed

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Jun 22, 2020

Building a shed door should be kept simple, but how simple a construction should you use?

How building a shed door using the tried and tested 'ledged and braced' design will give you a strong and long lasting external shed door

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Jun 20, 2020

How To Make Your Bicycle Storage Shed The Right Size

Use these planning dimensions for your Bicycle Storage Shed to make sure it fits your road, mountain, touring, hybrid and folding bicycle!

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Jun 20, 2020

How to use a Shed Equipment Anchor to secure your belongings in a wooden shed

How to fix a Shed Equipment Anchor and the range of use of this helpful bit of shed hardware

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May 25, 2020

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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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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