Types of sheds: Tool shed as its name suggests, the tool shed is where a respectable DIY handyman stores his hardware. This also may serve as his shop. A tool shed would typically have shelves, benches, hanging areas, cabinets and storage chests. With much work being done inside the shed, it is necessary to have good ventilation and a strong foundation. Typically a door brace would need three pieces of lumber, one goes across the top side of the door, one on the bottom side and one longer piece to go across diagonally the length of the door making a Z-shape. Nail or glue them all together. Now you can measure the hinges on your door jamb and to your shed door. It should flow nicely with the other structures in your property and should be easily accessible More importantly it should be on a flat surface. Fifth step: You should now determine the kind of foundation that you will use. There are a lot of options when it comes to this, but when it comes to large sheds it is best to use a concrete foundation. Without it, you might as well be walking blind, groping as you go along with your pallet shed project. Wood is not the only material you will need. So you need to prepare all the other materials and your tools as well. If you don t have some of the tools needed, you don t have to go out and buy them, just borrow them from your friends, but be sure to return them though. Your shed can only be built with a limited size and also they tend to be susceptible to moisture which in turn will shorten their life. The advantages though far outweigh the disadvantages mentioned. Not many of us really uses heavy machineries. As a matter of fact, storage sheds are mostly used as workshops, garden tool storage and for housing other small belongings. 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.