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Check out our favorite ideas, projects, tips and tools for creating the ultimate backyard
Find shed plans that you can use to build extra storage and space, with a shed to fit any size yard.
How to Build a Shed: 2011 Garden Shed
Want to build this stellar storage shed? The full project plans are available for download!
Outdoor Kitchen Pavilion Shed
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The 2017 Double-Duty Pub Shed
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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...
Outdoor Storage Locker
A little garden and lawn mower shed that spells big relief for a crowded garage.
How to Build a Shed on the Cheap
We'll show you how to build a shed that's dollar-savvy and full of storage.
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...
DIY Shed Building Tips
Must-read pro advice on everything from floors to roofs, windows and doors—plus, how to...
Don’t Forget To Do These 7 Things To Your Shed This Fall
The winter will be harsh on your shed if you’re not careful! Cover your...
How to Build a Game Day Shed
A wide-open design perfect for work and play.
Reader Project: Cedar Garden Shed and Fire Pit
The Family Handyman reader Kurt Schmatzhagen sent us photos of the shed he built in...
15 Shed Building Mistakes and How to Avoid Them
The Family Handyman editors have decades of experience building sheds. Here, they share their top...
Add a rack to your garage with a rake
How to Build a Post and Beam Pavilion
Does it seem like whenever you want to spend your day off outside, the weather...
Reader Project: Jail Playhouse
The story behind the photo goes like this: Many years ago, my son and I...
How to Pour a Concrete Slab Successfully: 31 Tips
Building a shed this spring? Before you can even think about raising the walls, it’...
Finally Build Your Dream Shed
Build your dream shed with easy access, storage galore and a private porch for lounging....
Reader Project: The Perfect Garden Shed
Using many of the ideas and tips from The Family Handyman magazine, John Blackburn designed...
11 Ideas for Organizing Your Shed
Looking for ways to clean up your garden shed mess? We've got the best projects...
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Reader Project: Pallet Shed for Storing Firewood
I built this wood shed with slightly used pallets from a local beer distributor, all...
Reader Project: Storage Shed Built on Platform Deck
Reader David Lee needed storage space, and a shed was the clear solution. What wasn’...
Reader Project: Stone Shed
Tim Caudill added a twist to the Streamlined Garden Shed from the July/Aug '08...
Reader Project: Grand Garden Shed
A need for an outdoor shower, a magazine article for inspiration and a few friends...