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May 15, 2019

Top Shed Foundation Solutions

Choosing the best shed foundation for your site

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Apr 15, 2019

Problem with damp inside a wooden shed

I insulated my wooden shed (which sits on a concrete block) using foil faced insulation that comes on a roll. I then used hardboard to line out the inside.

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Apr 09, 2019

Cedar Shed Repair is a popular option for Cedar Sheds and Greenhouses

Cedar Shed Repair tips to help you get value for money from your maintenance budget

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Apr 08, 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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Apr 01, 2019

Shed repair service to get your shed back into working order

My shed repair service will return your shed back to a dry usable space for the forseeable future

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Apr 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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Nov 21, 2018

Is a Concrete Shed Base what you need?

How and when to build a concrete shed base

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Oct 12, 2018

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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Oct 03, 2018

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 22, 2018

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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Sep 12, 2018

How to Hang a Shed Door

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

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Apr 19, 2018

Pent Roof Layout

Hello, I'm between metric imperial so hopefully you will excuse a free-style for measurements! I am designing from scratch, and for the first time, a

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Mar 28, 2018

How To Choose The Right Shed Roof Pitch For Your Project

The 5 Factors That Influence Shed Roof Pitch

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Mar 28, 2018

Two Reasons You Need a Shed Roof Overhang

Why you need a shed roof overhang, how big to make it and how to frame the roof structure to get the eaves overhang that you want

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Mar 27, 2018

Shed for Storing Electronic Parts

Very good analysis of condensation. Thank you. I want to store parts for my business. I will be storing electronic parts including printed circuit

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Mar 15, 2018

Storage Shed Shelving Ideas To Maximise Storage Potential

Storage shed shelving ideas with information on how to build ready made and diy storage shed shelves using plastic, metal or timber

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Mar 14, 2018

A Firewood Storage Shed - For Lovely Log Fires

Building a firewood storage shed - read these tips first.

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Mar 09, 2018

6 Shed Design Choices That Will Make Your Shed Truly Unique

Factors to consider in your shed design

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Mar 08, 2018

How To Build An Asgard Shed - Step By Step - With Photos

Building an Asgard Shed - A photographic sequence showing how our Asgard Flexistore was built. Includes close up details and problem solving

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Mar 07, 2018

Garage/Workshop Foundation Detail

I'm looking to build a garage workshop 6.5 x 7.5 x 3.2/4m. My slab will be 150 -200mm steel reinforced with 50mm of Celotex under it. My question is,

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