Build a shed in your backyard is possible with little or no woodworking experience. This will require a proven shed plan that will give you easy to follow instructions. These plans should give numerous shed plans that will allow you to choose the structure that best suits your needs and woodworking experience.
There a number of sheds you can build in your backyard. Some are simple to build and are great for storage such as the pent roof shed. Other shed designs, such as the clerestory style shed, will make for a great place to build various woodworking projects or to be used as an office. Other designs to consider are gambrel roof shed and a structure which uses the gable roof.
Pent Roof Style Shed
This structure uses a mono roof. The roof is one piece and has pitch which down slopes from any building it is resting against for support. The structure can include a window on its front side, but is usually not included as the building is only ever used for storage.
Clerestory Roof Shed
This shed design is ideal to be used as an office or a workplace. The roof consists of a row of clerestory windows. This row of windows allows natural light to penetrate into the structure. This makes the interior of the shed to be useful as a place to work or store potting plants. The row of windows is located between to different sections of the roof with each of these two sections being at a different pitch. The construction of such a shed will more complicated to build than a simpler such a pent roof style shed.
Gambrel Style Shed
This shed has a roof such you would see on a typical barn. The roof on this shed has two sides. The roof is symmetrical in its design. Each side has two sections which different in slope or pitch. The top sloping section of this two section roof has smallest pitch and the lower section of the roof is the steepest. This type of roof creates a loft which increase the amount of storage space available inside the structure. However this type of shed will be complicated to build than a pent roof style shed.
Gable Roof Shed
This structure can be complicated to build when compared to the pent roof shed. However it will be easier to build than a clerestory or gambrel roof shed. The roof on this shed uses and a-frame style structure.
Getting access to proven backyard shed plans will help you construction these types of structures in a timely and cost-effective manner. These types of plans can be found on the internet for free or reasonable piece.