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Timber Tantrums? Dangerously Powerful Techniques to Bring a Timber Shed Back to Life

A timber shed can easily become weathered as the outdoor elements get to it, and start to make it look a little worn. Though if you own a beat up looking timber shed, there’s no need to worry, as you’ll be able to bring it back to life with a few simple steps. Once you’ve taken action though, you’ll be amazed at how good your shed looks, even though didn’t have to work that hard on it in the first place.

A Fresh Coat of Paint

Sometimes you can make a shed look amazing again, just with the help of little bit of paint. Though you won’t just be buying any old paint, as you’ll need to buy some specialist paint that has been created just for sheds. When applying paint to a shed, it might be the case that you need to sand down the surface in order to make sure that the paint applies evenly. In addition to this, you may also need to think about getting some varnish, so that any paint you do apply, lasts for a long time, and doesn’t become worn aways so easily.

Improve the Roof


If the roof of your timber shed is starting to look a little worn you can always get this repaired fairly easily with the help of Feller Roofing. Most sheds tend to have a roof that is made out of some specialist felt. If you head down to your local hardware store, you’ll be able to source some of this felt for a fairly low price. Though if it looks like it’s a little pricey, you always have the option of doing things on the internet, and seeing if there is an online retailer who can help you source things more cheaply.

Fix Up the Wood

If you’re shed has come under attack lately, as you’ve been enjoying your garden and playing golf perhaps, there could be a chance that some of the wood is slightly damaged, and is in need of some repairs. Not a hard task, you can often fix up the wood in a timber shed by buying some new panels, and replacing the old ones. You can get the help of a local timber merchant to source what you need. Though if they can’t help you, as the quantity of wood you’re buying is too small, then just think about visiting your local hardware store instead.

Super Sheds?

A timber shed can be a great asset to any garden. With it’s great aesthetic appeal, and functionality as it stores your prized belongings, you’ll want to take care of it. Though if you’re shed is looking a little worn, you might not know what can be done to bring it back to life. Yet by giving it a fresh coat of paint, and doing what can be done in order to revitalise the roof and old wood, you’re sure to end up with a shed that’s bursting with character and design.


Guy Robert Hayenga

Robert is a regular author of Wine Home a home decorating blog. He loves to decorate his own home with sophisticated but simple style. Here he discussed how to decorate, how to clean, how to organize and lastly how to love your sweet home.

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