Most shed roof would use a 5/8 inch roof decking, normally plywood, to hold together the roof trusses. After screwing or nailing the plywood and the trusses, you can then cover it with either tar paper or asphalt shingles. Like in any other roof, any destruction like a strong gust of wind or accidentally dropping a shingle can lead to an accident. For the base, transfer inside sand, about two inches will do. Compact the soil and make sure that it is leveled. Using a post digger, dig six holes, three on each side of your outline, about 4 inches deep. You will use this for the posts where you will attach your roof later on. Place the posts inside and pour cement to hold them in. Whether it be for your garden tools or some of the stuff that has been lying round your home for ages, a lean to shed is one of the most effective, and affordable ways of keeping them and protecting them as well. A lean to shed, unlike the typical storage shed is a structure that is built beside your existing home or other structures, like your garage. To avoid these accidents from happening, there are some ways that you can do to make your storage shed safer to a child and keep away whatever potential hazard that may occur. Organize your tools and keep them securely in their place. Don t leave your tools lying around. Unplug your power tools or remove their batteries. Aluminum shed best used in temperate climates, aluminum sheds is more affordable than steel sheds. Storage shed kits are lightweight and is usually made from aluminum. Wooden sheds highly customizable. They are the best to work with and they can be shaped in various ways by any respectable handyman. Depending on the type of wood used, they can either be cheap or expensive. The first aspect is always the most obvious. We can save lots of money if we do the job ourselves. Contractors mean a lot of money. Yes they can do the job well and you can be assured that you will have a shed that would last a long time, and with a few extra bucks they would also make your shed extremely beautiful.