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Building a Shed #1: Planning Process

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Blog entry by ChadR posted 08-15-2011 02:05 PM 3944 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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I started this project as anyone should, with a proper plan. I realized i needed a workshop shed after I saw how many projects I had stacking up. I started my design as a small shed of 6×10 but thought that would be to small. I changed the design to be 8×8. This helped with adding more space for movement inside the shed as well as helped with not having to rip plywood boards too much. I used Sketchup to make my plan. Designing the shed on Sketchup took about a week and a half.

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Dennis Fletcher

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#1 posted 08-15-2011 03:58 PM

Good design, should be relatively easy to build.

8×8 is a good start, everything you need, material wise, should work out well to be little waste.

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