DIY Shed Projects

Projects for sheds, bars, shed improvements, and other garden structures that you can build yourself. If there is a project you want to share or a category you want to suggest please contact me at

Complete Sheds

Complete DIY Shed projects by various craftsmen. Most of the guides listed here are from hobbyists and include pictures and description of the building process.

Shed Improvements

Concrete ramp
Projects to improve and enhance your shed - wiring, adding ramps, shelves etc.

Shed Foundations

Step 6
Several guides to building shed foundation and articles disucssing different shed foundation types.

Shed Roofs

shed with painted roof
Most sheds have gable roof or shed roof. But there are more types of roofs and sometimes more complex ones can come handy for your shed.

Repair and Maintenance

Shed Roof
Projects and guides for waterproofing, repairing entire sheds, or doors, shelves etc.

Chicken Coops

Shed Roof
As a type of construction chicken coops are similar to sheds so often existing shed kits are used to build a chicken coops. See various chicken coop projects here.

Solar Sheds & Greenhouses

Solar Garden Shed
These projects involve building sheds that use solar power for heating or light. Some work also as greenhouse. Many DIY greenhouse projects are also included.

Pavilions and Workshops

Pavilions and gazebos are simple constructions and good for first DIY projects.

Other DIY Projects

Some other DIY projects that will be interesting for someone with a backyard.