Your new storage shed. Set yourself, highest and lowest spending limits. Make yourself a general list, even Building your own storage shed really is not difficult. By building your own shed, you are taking on a project you can really be proud of. you will be building equity in pride. Also by you doing it yourself you are saving money on the total cost, which may make it possible to add some features you would otherwise not be able to afford. You may consider buying some storage plans. Storage plans would simplify very much the process, however it is not absolutely necessary.
Framing out a storage shed is not rocket science. Building materials today are builder friendly also.The standard building material sizes. For example a sheet of plywood is 4 foot by 8 foot. all these things make for fast easy construction. A lot of people, myself included, actually enjoy building projects like these.
The thing to keep in mind here is planning. Planing is the important key here. you would not want to get your storage shed mostly completed only to realize that the door would be obstructed by a fence or something of that nature. So with or without a set of building plans you still need some planning. Just remember to plan and think ahead and you will be a successful proud storage shed builder.
Check with city or county authorities, see if any permits may be required. Once you have an idea as to the size and location then you might want to check for zoning and building ordinances if any. This is a simple process. the permit fees if any are usually not very expensive.
What are your shed requirements. What do you really need in a shed. Is it going to serve simply as a storage for garden tools and such.What you plan to store in need to planned up front. Will you require electricity. Do you expect to store any household items. Do you want to have shelving? Are you going to use part of or all of it as a work shop or hobby area? These things and many others should be planned ahead.
Budget, you should have an idea about what you are expecting to spend, to have ust a fair estimate and check around on prices. You can save hundreds of dollars, just by making a few calls.