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Amazing Cabin Kits You Can Buy On Amazon

If you've ever dreamed of building your own small cabin, garden shed or tiny home in less than a week, you can make your dream come true. Cabin kits are an ingenious solution for DIYers. Do your research, buy a kit and start building!

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Electrical Wiring: How to Run Power Anywhere

The easiest way to bring electricity to a shed, garden or lamppost


How to Build a Garden Shed Addition

Plenty of storage for outdoor tools and toys, only a step away from your back door


Outdoor Storage Locker

A little garden and lawn mower shed that spells big relief for a crowded garage.


How to Build a Shed: 2011 Garden Shed

Want to build this stellar storage shed? The full project plans are available for download!

Reader Project: Ultimate Garden Shed

See how a reader turned our shed project into one of their own


Garden Closet Storage Project

This compact outdoor closet fits in a small yard and yet holds a ton of stuff.

24 Tips for Turning a Shed into a Tiny Hideaway

If you have a storage shed in your backyard, it can be converted into a usable, livable space where you...


8 Fall Landscaping Myths You Need to Stop Believing

When the air turns crisp and the leaves turn brown, many people's thoughts turn to bonfires, apple cider and Halloween....


Reader Project: Cedar Garden Shed and Fire Pit

The Family Handyman reader Kurt Schmatzhagen sent us photos of the shed he built in his backyard using our Ultimate...


Reader Project: The Perfect Garden Shed

Using many of the ideas and tips from The Family Handyman magazine, John Blackburn designed and built this beautiful garden...

11 Ideas for Organizing Your Shed

Looking for ways to clean up your garden shed mess? We've got the best projects for organizing your shed and...


Reader Project: Stone Shed

Tim Caudill added a twist to the Streamlined Garden Shed from the July/Aug '08 issue of Family Handyman, and created...


10 Awesome DIY Cabin Projects

Just because you're away from home doesn't mean you have to give up your home improvements! Here are 10 DIY...


Reader Project: Grand Garden Shed

A need for an outdoor shower, a magazine article for inspiration and a few friends willing to help resulted in...


Reader Project: Garden Shed

Norman followed The Family Handyman’s Garden Shed project plans, changing up the exterior colors to dark green for the siding...

2014 Shed

Materials List and Shed Construction Drawings for the 2014 Ultimate Garden Shed


Garden Shed Illustrations and Materials List

These illustrations and this materials list are a part of the Garden Shed that appeared in the July/August, 2008 issue...