The good news is that your shed can be an attractive focal point. With a little bit of landscaping and some new flowers, you can make your shed blend seamlessly into your yard. After all, you’ve invested a large chunk of change in your shed –– you might as well make it look nice!
The 12×16 Wood Maxibarn Sheds start at under $5,218. Our smallest MaxiBarn model is very affordable at only $1,855. With the high roofline in a MaxiBarn Shed, you can store a lot of garden tools in a small space. .
Some reviewers have complained about the longevity of this unit, however it does really require a place that is protected from the sun, and other harsh weather. You also can’t be rough with it; otherwise its lifespan will be significantly shortened. It is a cheaper unit not built for harsh weather, so don’t expect the Taj Mahal here.
Storage barns are perfect for small items that need a home. Items from rakes to shovels to even bicycles would fit perfectly with the short sidewalls.
Easily one of the most commonly stored category of items, self-storage is often thought of by people as merely furniture storage units . When storing this type of item, seriously consider keeping your items in a climate controlled storage unit, especially if you'll be keeping furniture there long-term.
Our buildings are built to order using premium-quality lumber, hardware, and shingles for outstanding value and structures that last for years to come. So, whether you need a storage shed, garage, or animal shelter, you know that Stoltzfus Woodworks provides a high-quality product every time.
The Hip Barn is a unique style that is great for adding an outdoor bar, pool house, club house, or even an outdoor entertainment room.
How do you plan to use your shed? The purpose of your shed will have an impact on your total costs. If you need a storage shed for your garden tools and lawn equipment, it’s easy to downsize the project and save on costs.
The Dutch Barn as seen on the left is one of our more popular larger style sheds. This shed is big enough for most lawn care equipment including riding lawn mowers, most general storage, sports equipment, and also patio/pool supplies. This storage shed is even big enough to fit one car! Try the shed calculator tool to get a visual idea of what all could be stored in this shed.
Wood sheds are the most common custom-built type. They come in nearly endless styles and variations and can be clad on the exterior with any siding to make them more weather-resistant. They can have concrete or wooden floors and any roofing material. Wooden sheds can be higher in maintenance if you use wooden flooring and siding because they need to be protected from the elements and painted or stained regularly. The average cost of a custom-built wooden shed is around $6,000.
Don’t pack away your belongings in cardboard boxes if they're going to be stored in your outside shed. This includes seasonal decor (yes, your Christmas decoration, too!), clothing that doesn't fit anymore, and memorabilia. Items in cardboard boxes are always vulnerable to insects, pests, mold, and water or moisture damage. Instead of cardboard, choose waterproof, pest-proof plastic bins (these 17-gallon Clear Plastic Totes with Locking Lids from the Container Store are great!) — especially if you choose to store clothes in a shed.
Choose the storage shed you want.Fill out a simple rent-to-own application with your name and address, a few references, and your income.Receive a phone call from a Leonard team member to go over your application, your storage shed selection, and any questions you have.Get quick approval and delivery of your new storage building!
With no credit check, the rent to own financing option is great for financing a Storage Barn for those with low credit.
Cost estimates vary depending on the material’s quality. Brick is typically the most expensive material of the four.
Also, like every other fabric shed it is only really a temporary solution. The fabric rubbing back and forth on the frame will sooner or later cause the cover to rip.
Building 2"x4" stud walls for framing 8' walls in a 20'x20' shed with drywall on the inner side
Build your own long lasting shed to save hundreds of dollars on durable, weather-tight protection for your belongings.