It’s a really good idea to build a wood shed in your backyard! However, sometimes it may seem rather difficult to erect it. Surely, you can hire professional builders, but why don’t you try to make it yourself? It allows you to create any design you want and save a little bit of your cash!
Before you decide how to build a wood shed, make sure you have the following tools:
-String and stakes;
-Nails and screws;
-Concrete blocks (optional);
-Necessary lumber for a door.
It is necessary to choose the best place in the yard for your wood shed. Decide if you want a freestanding or attached (lean-to) one. Keep in mind the approximate amount of wood you need. Imagine your backyard shed and draw a sketch of it in order to understand how to build a wood shed.
Then, you should mark the floor parameters. After that, frame up 4 walls and add some braces at the corners with the purpose of reinforcing the frames. Install the door. Use a hammer and nails to attach planks of limber to the frames of walls. Take nails or screws and make a frame for the roof. It is important to attach roofing shingles to the roof in order to keep the stored stuff dry.
That is all! It goes without saying that your neighbors will be greatly impressed with your excellent skills!
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