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Title The complete guide to sheds : utility, storage, playhouse, mini-barn, garden, backyard retreat, more.

Imprint Minneapolis, Minn. : Creative Pub. International, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  690.89 C738g 2011    ---  Available
Edition 2nd ed.
Description 255 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.
Note Includes index.
Rev. ed. of: The complete guide to contemporary sheds / Philip Schmidt. c2008.
At head of title: Black & Decker.
Contents Choosing a design -- Building basics -- Choosing a site for your shed -- Anatomy of a shed -- Lumber & hardware -- Building foundations -- Ramps, steps & decks -- Shed projects -- Lean-to tool bin -- Simple storage shed -- Modern utility shed -- Service shed -- Timber-frame shed -- Salt box storage shed -- Mini garden shed -- Clerestory studio -- Sunlight garden shed -- Gambrel garage -- Convenience shed -- Rustic summerhouse -- Gothic playhouse -- Metal & wood kit sheds -- Shed maintenance & repair -- Paint a metal shed -- Jacking up a shed -- Install wooden barn doors on a steel shed -- Replacing rotting siding -- Installing an anchor cable.
Summary "More than a dozen full sets of shed plans and step-by-step photos, along with detailed technique material shows homeowners how to accomplish every aspect of shed-building, from design to adding roof coverings"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Sheds -- Design and construction -- Amateurs' manuals.
Toolsheds -- Design and construction -- Amateurs' manuals.
Outbuildings -- Design and construction -- Amateurs' manuals.
Added Author Schmidt, Philip. Complete guide to contemporary sheds.
Black & Decker Corporation (Towson, Md.)
Added Title Black & Decker the complete guide to sheds
ISBN 9781589236608
Standard No. NZ1 13953938

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