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Save time and money with our wide selection of do it yourself shed plans. Start today! Most of our plans are available to download instantly at checkout. From a simple storage shed plan to an amazing backyard playhouse, when you buy a DIY-Plan from us, you are guaranteed a great plan at a great value.

Our shed plans are easy to build thanks to our thorough and easy to follow instructions. All of our shed plans come with twice the plan pages compared to the competition, a tool list, a cut list, and a material list in excel format so you can calculate the exact cost of your project.

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<p>This 8 X 10 gable storage shed plan has everything you need to build an amazing outdoor shed. The plans feature detailed step by step instructions, color photos, material list, and more. Don'/>
80 Sq Ft
plan on sale$13.99
Cost to Build: $800 to $1,600
This is a great plan when you want to combine a storage shed, dog house, and kennel.  It has a 10 ft. by 16 ft. footprint that is a great use of space.  It includes a fenced in dog kennel (or dog run) that has a doggy do-do area and  doggy door.  Once inside, your dog will have an area protected from the elements.  This plan comes with step by step directions, from the foundation, to framing, to finishing.  This large dog house and shed combo has over 35 color pages of detailed elevation views, tips, and framing layout.  It also includes a material list you can take to the hardware store.  We do the math for you.
160 Sq Ft
plan on sale$17.99
Cost to Build: $0 to $0
I personally love this swing set plan because it is the best of both worlds.  It combines a playhouse, swing set, and storage shed, all in one.  The playhouse features a double swing set, two storage play area, a slide, and a 4 feet by 8 feet shed roof storage area.  It is an easy plan to follow and it can be done in a few weekends.  Your kids will love for building them a fun playhouse and your spouse will love you for getting rid of all that stuff out of the garage!
64 Sq Ft
plan on sale$19.99
Cost to Build: $600 to $1,000
This free arbor seat plan is a great Saturday project.  Will will make an unsightly yard area charming and cozy. This project plan contains 12 pages of easy to follow instructions in color.  The simple construction is based on 4x4\
8 Sq Ft
plan on sale$0.00
Cost to Build: $50 to $100
<p>This free 3 feet by four feet dog house is unique because it takes the back ache out of doggy duties. It features a hinged roof so that it is easy to clean or add food and water. Just lift the top and there you go. The dog house is built with sturdy 1X2 studs and features foam insulation to keep your pet warm during the cold winter months. This plan is free for instant download. This is a great example of what DIY-Plans.com offers with all of its plans.</p>
12 Sq Ft
plan on sale$0.00
Cost to Build: $50 to $100

Popular Shed Plans

This is a great choice as a do it yourself project.  It is 8x16 gable style storage shed that will a lasting addition to your yard.  This plan includes in depth instructions for building this shed with skids, 16 inches on center, and with asphalt roofing.  Siding is made with T1-11. A common siding material available at most lumberyards.

This shed is large.  When complete, it will have 128 square feet of flooring area.  And with it
128 Sq Ft
plan on sale$16.99
Cost to Build: $1,280 to $2,560
<p>This 8 X 10 gable storage shed plan has everything you need to build an amazing outdoor shed. The plans feature detailed step by step instructions, color photos, material list, and more. Don'/>
80 Sq Ft
plan on sale$13.99
Cost to Build: $800 to $1,600
<p>This 8 x 12 Garden shed plan is a basic shed brought to life with a couple additions that make it functional and stylish. The plan features a window, a large 48" door (door building instructions included), and step by step instructions for each building step. From foundation to roofing, we have you covered. This plan also includes a material list in excel format. All you need to do is add the prices for each material, and you have a great idea of how much your shed will cost. You also will have a good way of telling your lumber yard exactly what you need to start the building process.</p>
96 Sq Ft
plan on sale$14.99
Cost to Build: $960 to $1,920
You will love this barn inspired Gambrel shed plan. This Gambrel shed can be used as a storage area, as a mini barn, as tack storage room, or as a garden storage shed.<br/>
This Gambrel style shed is 10 feet wide by 12 feet long.<br/>  It includes a large DIY door with step by step instructions for building it yourself.<br/> 
Windows are also do it yourself with instructions on how to build them.<br/>
DIY Gambrel Trusses easy to build and plans include a template for correct angle cuts.<br/>And as always, a material list is included.  It comes as an excel document so you can manually enter prices from your lumberyard to figure out the exact cost your shed will be.<br>

Feel free to contact us if you have any questions regarding this or any other plan.  We pride ourselves in quick, responsive customer service.
120 Sq Ft
plan on sale$15.99
Cost to Build: $1,200 to $2,400
I personally love this swing set plan because it is the best of both worlds.  It combines a playhouse, swing set, and storage shed, all in one.  The playhouse features a double swing set, two storage play area, a slide, and a 4 feet by 8 feet shed roof storage area.  It is an easy plan to follow and it can be done in a few weekends.  Your kids will love for building them a fun playhouse and your spouse will love you for getting rid of all that stuff out of the garage!
64 Sq Ft
plan on sale$19.99
Cost to Build: $600 to $1,000

Newest Shed Plans

This modern shed plan is 12 feet wide by 10 feet deep.  It features a large double door in the front with a do it yourself windows above the doors.  The plan is easy to follow and contains over 30 pages of instructional pages.
0 Sq Ft
$16.99
Cost to Build: $0 to $0
This plan is big! It
336 Sq Ft
$25.99
Cost to Build: $3,360 to $6,720
312 Sq Ft
$24.99
Cost to Build: $3,120 to $6,240
288 Sq Ft
$23.99
Cost to Build: $2,880 to $5,760
264 Sq Ft
$22.99
Cost to Build: $2,640 to $5,280

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Tools and Materials:

  • Paint
  • 2 ½” Paint Brush
  • Paint trim bucket
  • Paint Shield

Key Points:

  • Prepare paint so it will spread smoothly. If the paint is water base use a small amount of water. Make sure to only add a very small amount of water at a time.
  • If possible use a trim bucket designed for holding a brush. Only fill about 1/3 of the bucket so you can temporary place the paint brush in the bucket.
  • Plan on putting on more than one coat of paint.
  • Dip brush in the bucket and tap the brush on both sides of the bucket. This will help to keep the brush from dripping.
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Tips on Cleaning a Paint Brush


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Materials Needed:

  • Dirty Paint brush
  • Wire Brush 
  • Water for latex paints/mineral spirits or lacquer thinner for oil-based paints

Cleaning a brush / water based paints:

  • Fill a bucket with clean water and rinse out the bulk of the paint from the brush. Clean the handle as well as the bristles then empty the bucket.
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