Shed Manual (Hardcover)

Designing, building and fitting out your prefect shed (Haynes Manuals)

By John Coupe, Alex Johnson

Haynes Publishing UK, 9781785212208, 177pp.

Publication Date: April 30, 2019

List Price: 29.95*
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Covering topics such as getting started, shed styles, materials, foundations, hardware and finishing,  The Haynes Shed Manual provides step-by-step instructions and wide-covering advice on all aspects of planning and building sheds.  Written by two shed experts, it's for the enthusiastic DIYer and those considering taking on a project.

About the Author

John Coupe is a practising structural engineer who has designed buildings ranging in size from domestic extensions to multi-storey residential and commercial developments using steel, concrete, masonry and timber.  John's website is

Alex Johnson is a journalist, blogger and the author of A Book of Book Lists, Improbable Libraries, Bookshelf, and Shedworking: The Alternative Workplace Revolution. He runs the web sites Shedworking at and Bookshelf at Alex lives in St Albans, London with his wife, three children, and plenty of books from all over the world.