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There are plenty of advantages to owning a wooden shed over a metal or plastic shed. For starters, wooden sheds have a nice aesthetic to them, with wooden sheds you get that natural and “classic” shed look. Also, wooden sheds are very versatile as they can hold paint well, unlike metal sheds, and you can install shelves securely, unlike plastic sheds.
Another good point is that wooden sheds can last a long time, up to 25 years! Wood is also a great insulator, not to mention the fact that it is also easy to repair, unlike plastic and metal sheds. These are just a few of the many benefits that come with owning a wooden shed!
Our Wooden Sheds for Sale
Here at Sheds Unlimited, we have a wide variety of high-quality wooden sheds, browse our collections below:
Standard Workshop Shed
Our Standard Workshop Shed is a great choice as it’s simple, functional, and inexpensive. With its simplistic design and straightforward construction, this wooden shed is our most affordable wooden shed option!
Our Classic Workshop Shed is the perfect balance of form and function. It’s a well-designed durable storage shed with some added features. Being the next step up from the Standard Workshop Shed, this wooden shed has wider roof overhangs, larger windows, and upgraded doors!
Our Premier Workshop Shed is a beautiful structure, capable of being used as a storage space, workspace, or even a living space. Unlike its predecessor, this wooden shed comes with more windows as well as a steeper roof pitch.
10/12 roof pitch w/ 8” overhang on all sides (8/12 on larger buildings)
Our Legacy 2-Story Workshop Shed is a shed on a new level. With two floors, you now have twice the space you’d normally have. From a general storage area to a living space, this wooden shed can fit all your needs. As an upgrade from the Premier Workshop Shed, this shed brings a whole extra floor to the table!
This product has been heavily tested for standing up against the weather, heat, termites, and longevity. Unlike older T111 siding choices, this will not have trouble with bubbles under the top veneer.
SmartSide is available with three different backers
2. Wood Storage Sheds with LP SmartSide Lap Siding
After the fad of vinyl siding wore off, back came the wooden storage sheds in a much more classy look that mimics vinyl siding in the exterior look…with just a bit more uppity look and technology. As mentioned, these LP SmartSide products are designed to stand the test of time.
It comes with a 5/50 Year Limited Warranty which means you should have peace of mind for a long, long time to come! If you like the look of this Premier Garden Shed, then this might be for you.
3. Wood Storage Sheds with LP SmartSide Grooveless Siding
Grooveless siding is a wonderful choice if you want a really high-end look of a Modern Studio Shed. The one shown here features LP SmartSide with no grooves, but then you’ll see battens on the exterior to add a lovely touch. It’s truly a prefab wooden shed of another time! Today…
Other important things to know about wood storage sheds and LP SmartSide
There are many things to consider before purchasing a wooden shed to make sure you get the best one for you, these include:
Local Rules and Regulations
Before even considering buying a wooden shed, make sure that you can lawfully have one. Some places don’t allow you to have a shed depending on its size and/or placement. So be sure to check your local building codes and regulations. Also, if you are part of a homeowner’s association, check their regulations as well.
The appearance of your wooden shed can affect the appearance of your entire property. So, you want to make sure your wooden shed can complement your property, as well as look appealing on its own. A good way to do this is to go with the theme of your home, carrying over features like window and door design.
If you’re buying a wooden shed, make sure it fits the purpose you’d like to buy it for. For instance, if you’re planning on storing large equipment or vehicles, then a small shed is not a good choice. Or if you just plan on storing gardening equipment, do you really need a two-story shed? Make sure you get what best suits your needs.
Like when making any other purchase, when purchasing a wooden shed, you want to check the price and make sure you can afford it. Don’t find the shed of your dreams just to find out you can’t afford it.
Another thing to look at when buying a wooden shed is to make sure the shed is well-built and comes from a reputable vendor. Spending thousands of dollars on a shed just for it to break down and fall apart would be a terrible experience and a waste of money. Lucky for you, you won’t have to worry about that here at Sheds Unlimited, all our sheds are built to last with quality materials and craftsmanship!
Wooden Shed FAQs
Is it cheaper to build a wood shed or buy one?
Yes, so long as you have the proper tools to build a shed, building a shed will be less expensive than buying one pre-built, as you won’t have to worry about labor costs and only pay for the materials.
How long will a wood shed last?
The average lifespan of a wooden shed is between 20 and 25 years, but with proper maintenance, your shed may last even longer.
How do you damp proof a wooden shed floor?
To damp proof a wooden shed floor, you can do things like open doors, and windows, or install shed vents. Basically, do anything to keep the air circulating to prevent moisture from building up. Another option is to use a dehumidifier.
Do wood sheds rot?
Since they are made of wood, yes, wooden sheds are susceptible to rot and mold. However, with quality materials and maintenance, you can prevent both. Just try to keep your shed moisture-free and inspect your shed every now and then.
So, now you are well-informed about the world of wooden sheds. From the advantages of wooden sheds to deciding which one is right for you, we hope this article helped you one way or another. If you enjoyed this article, be sure to check out our article comparing plastic vs wooden sheds!
Contact us at (717) 442-3281 to learn more about how Sheds Unlimited can provide you with prefab wooden sheds. Here’s another article that will show you how to keep a shed cool during those hot, summer months. Or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org for a FREE ESTIMATE of any wooden storage building in our long line of products. We will be happy to assist you in any way we can!