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Choosing the perfect garden shed

If you love your yard you will definitely need a garden shed to store all of your tools or to keep you potted plant protected during the winter.
Wooden garden sheds are the simplest solution because you can purchase a prefabricated one and install it in almost no time.

Prefabricated wooden garden sheds may need some extra maintenance from time to time depending on the type you choose. Most of them are made out of pine which is a great and inexpensive material. If you choose to build it yourself you can opt for redwood which is more durable.

Keep in mind the shed has to be weather proof so ask about the type of varnish you should use before buying it. It will maintain for many years if it’s taken care of properly.

There are prefabricated sheds made out of metal or plastic that are cheaper and low maintenance but these might look a little gloomy in your garden compared to the wooden garden sheds which are classic and easy on the eyes. They have a way of completing the decor rather than drawing attention.

Take into consideration the use you will attribute to your shed before buying one. If you want to use it as a project room you will need to fit a table in it, if you want it to also serve as a relaxation spot in your garden some shelves might be of use and so on. You need to know exactly what you want to do with it so that you can make the best purchase.

Pick a design that compliments your home. Wooden garden sheds come in various styles you can choose from and there are many ways of personalizing them. Don’t buy something that looks like it belongs to another person, it has to fit and suit you and your propriety.

Make sure you install as many windows as you need. If your shed will only be used for storage one is enough and there is no reason to make an extra investment but if it might be turned into a reading room then light is important.
Buy something you like, the design that will make you feel better when you see it, every day.