Ever dreamed of having your very own garden retreat? Off-the-shelf sheds aren’t always the answer – the cheap ones are badly made and freezing cold, and the better quality ones are really expensive. But what if you could build your own shed from scratch? How to Build a Shed is the ultimate practical guide.
With its clear, easy-to-follow instructions, expert advice and specially commissioned illustrations, you’ll be able to source the materials, choose the right tools and build your dream shed on a budget – even if you’ve never used a hammer.
Sally Coulthard has written extensively about sheds, homes and gardens. Sally also runs her own private garden design practice.
Lee John Phillips is an artist, teacher and illustrator based in Wales. He estimates that there are 100,000 objects in his grandfather’s shed. He has currently drawn 4,600 of them.