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Add a little space to your yard by building your own DIY shed and have the perfect place for storing all of your outdoor equipment and tools.

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How to Build a Post and Beam Pavilion

Does it seem like whenever you want to spend your day off outside, the weather foils your plans? Rain and hot sun can compress the already too short summer into only a few nice days. Expand your summertime and beat the elements by building this pavilion.

Finally Build Your Dream Shed

Build your dream shed with easy access, storage galore and a private porch for lounging. Here's how to do it:

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...

Reader Project: Pallet Shed for Storing Firewood

I built this wood shed with slightly used pallets from a local beer distributor, all the same size. I started...

Reader Project: Storage Shed Built on Platform Deck

Reader David Lee needed storage space, and a shed was the clear solution. What wasn’t clear was where to put it. His mountainside...

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: Cover-Worthy Shed

A few years back, I saw this article in the magazine and decided that one day I would build one,...

Reader Project: Taj Ma-Shed

This Ultimate Shed project from The Family Handyman turned out to be much more challenging than anticipated, but we are...

Reader Project: Amazing Yellow Shed

I built this Dream Shed with help from my son for a client and they absolutely love it. I used...

Reader Project: Modified Dream Shed

Based on Dream Shed plans from The Family Handyman’s 2013 issue, reader Alan Luebs put a creative spin on his...

Reader Project: Shed Plus Shelter

This version of The Family Handyman’s Shed Plus Shelter, originally published in the July/August 2012 issue, looks amazing in its...

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...

Reader Project: Dream Shed

Check out this version of The Family Handyman’s Dream Shed, originally published in the July/August 2013 issue. See what additions...

12 Ideas for Turning a Storage Shed into a Relaxing Space

Who said a shed can only be used for storing tools? You can turn it into an inspiring and comfortable...

Severe Weather Guide: How to tie big items down

You've probably seen the photos of plastic drinking straws driven into telephone poles during a hurricane. If high winds can...

2016 Shed

Materials List and Shed Construction Drawings for the Multipurpose Shed in the July/August 2016 issue.

2015 Shed Drawings and Material List

Materials List and Shed Construction Drawings for the Perfectly Practical Shed in the July/August 2015 issue.

2014 Shed

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

Dream Shed Made Easy

Materials List and Shed Construction Drawings for the 2013 Dream Shed Made Easy

How to Build a Shed With a Front Porch

Materials List and Shed Construction Drawings for the 2012 Shed With a Front Porch

Tips for Building a Storage Shed

Here are some great tips for building a yard shed that will make it easier to build, a pleasure to...

2010 Shed

Details for Our Ultimate Shed

Schoolhouse Storage Shed

If you've got big storage needs and are looking for style, this is the shed for you.

Roof Flashing Techniques for Outside Corners

Make roof dormers and other outside corners leakproof