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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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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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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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