Free Shed Plans and Do-It-Yourself Building Guides from The Family Handyman Magazine


Build any of eight different beautiful and unusual sheds in your backyard with these free downloadable plan sets and illustrated step-by-step building instructions.


For more than 50 years, The Family Handyman Magazine has been providing readers with great home improvement projects with easy to follow step-by-step instructions, plans and photographs. Now, many of their best shed building articles are available online:


Free Plans - Small, Hip Roof Storage Shed

Compact Hip-Roof Shed  How much space do you need for your garden tools? This classic 6x6 storage shed might be big enough fit them all. See for yourself when you print the free, ten page building guide.

Free Cottage Style Shed Plans

Cottage Style Storage Shed  Who says a backyard storage shed has to look like a shed? This beautiful miniature cottage-style garage will fit your lawn tractor tools, potting bench and more.

Ultimate Garden Shed  This attractive little building is a storage shed and gardener's potting shed in one. Download the plans and read how you can have a copy in your backyard.

Free Plans - Craftsman Style Shed with Storage Loft

Two Level Craftsman Style Shed  Have plenty of storage space in style with this 10x10 shed and storage loft. Make sure you read the entire twenty seven page guide. There are some corrections to the instructions noted on back pages.

Free Plans - Yard Barn Shed

Rustic Yard Barn Shed  Protect all of your backyard stuff behind a big sliding barn door on the 10x12 storage area of this yard barn.

Free Plans - Easy and Inexpensive Storage Shed

Cheap Storage Shed  Modular construction and inexpensive materials make this shed easy to build and easy to afford.

Free Plans - Schoolhouse Style Storage Shed

Schoolhouse Style Shed  Are you looking for an unusual shed design? Here are complete DIY plans and instructions for building a 10-ft. x 12-ft. shed that looks like an old-time country schoolhouse.

Free Plans - Garden Shed Addition

Garden Shed Addition  This spacious cedar garden shed has tons of storage space for lawn and garden tools plus shelves for supplies, a potting bench and windows.


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