Before you even think about starting to build a garden or storage shed you need to get your hands on some free plans. Whether you're an amateur or an expert shed builder, the quality of your shed plans will almost definitively determine the outcome of your final result.
There are lots of places where you can get your hands on shed designs. High quality shed plans should be simple, explanatory drawings that will guide you step by step through everything you need to know to build your garden shed. They are no different than a route planner. They are a simple guide, showing you what you need to do from one phase to another.
Have you ever purchased a product, and when you got home you wished you had not been such a cheap skate and kicked yourself for not buying the more expensive version? You go to the trouble of finding a product, pay for it, you get home, and for a number of reasons, it is not exactly what you want!
If it's free however, it really doesnt matter. You can repeat this as many times as you want until you find the right product. That sounds good, but where can I find free shed designs?
Well, there's always the Internet. Many places are happy to provide free shed designs and plans. There is a wide range of easy step by step guides that walk you through the entire process, right to the end. They do not give you these plans because they're generous, but because they expect that you will buy other items they sell. But you do not have to!
These items are generally related to what you get for free. it's where the extras come in. They may offer you a book to help with the woodwork you're going to have to do, or a DIY kit. It's actually a brilliant business proposition. They help you identify your needs and offer support when needed.
With the combination of you free shed plans, and the books you need, you're ready to build a great looking shed!