Purchasing A Small Storage Shed: What To Know

So, you have been doing some work to your backyard and needed one last piece to put it all together? Maybe you need a small storage space to store necessities. Whatever your reason, if you are looking for an affordable storage option with great features, a small storage shed is perfect!

Why a small storage shed? You should know before buying the shed why you are purchasing a small size shed. Chances are, you’re not looking for an extravagant or overly large storage solution. The small storage shed is the perfect solution for homeowners who need a place to store their smaller items and maintain enough space in their backyards.

What is a Small Storage Shed?

A small storage shed may be answered by opinion. Some people think an 8×12 shed is large, but others might have the opposite opinion. At nuHaus Outdoors, we offer our sheds in various sizes to accommodate everyone’s needs and feelings about size.

See some of our small storage sheds below:

Why Choose A Small Storage Shed Over A Large?

Though each backyard shed size offers pros and cons, the best option is a smaller storage shed. NuHaus Outdoors can easily place this particular type of shed in a tight space with fewer limitations surrounding its placement than larger sheds.

The cost will vary between sheds. Larger storage sheds are more expensive than small storage sheds, so if you want a budget shed with basic amenities, the latter is best suited for your needs.

Small Storage Shed Styles

It is important to find the shed size that best suits your needs, and our selection offers a variety of styles from which to choose. Some people want their sheds to match their home design, while others prefer a complementary style.

NuHaus Outdoors carries various styles and designs to ensure you can find the best small storage shed for your backyard. With so many choices, it won’t be hard to find one that suits your needs.

You need to match your needs with the right size of small storage shed before you buy. Below are some pros and cons that may help you decide which small storage shed will work best for you, so don’t hesitate to contact us if you want our advice.

Once the style for your small storage shed is decided, it’s time to look at pricing for the shed you plan on choosing. The advantage of deciding on the size as soon as possible is that all sheds will come in one of those three sizes.

Additionally, this saves you from measuring anything out and makes buying a new shed easier and more accurate.

Small Storage Shed Options

The more features that come included with your small storage shed, the higher the price will be. Aesthetic options would typically impact the exterior of the shed, and interior options are selected for functionality.

Exterior Shed Options

Picking the right shed doors, windows, and lighting can be a fun part of purchasing your installation. Allowing you to fully customize whichever external features you would like on your small storage shed. Here are a few of nuHaus Outdoors Exterior upgrades:

  • Porch – Vinyl Rail & Pickets (specify 4′ or 6′)
  • Poly Ramp
  • Magnetic Door Stop

Interior Shed Options

With interior shed options, you have the freedom to choose whatever storage option will meet your needs best. If you are looking for an area to store tools and a workstation, the small storage shed with shelves is the best choice. If you plan on storing items in your shed, then the loft would be ideal. Here are some of nuHaus Outdoors Interior options:

  • 2′ Deep Work Bench
  • 3 Tier Shelves 1′ Deep
  • Loft
  • Peg Board
  • Baseboard Heater
  • Air Conditioner

Siding For Small Storage Sheds

The siding on the shed is important because it protects the structure from rain, snow, wind, and other strong weather elements. So, picking one that fits your needs is crucial.

The vinyl siding is one of the most popular sidings because it requires minimal maintenance. The vinyl siding profiles a 4″ double Dutch lap, so you’ll be ensured that your shed will last for many years

After researching the exact size, style, siding, and options, you need to look at who will be constructing your small storage shed.

Small Storage Shed Builders

Finding the builder who will be constructing your small shed is simple; you can look online through others who have purchased a small shed locally or even drive by a lot. Whichever you may decide on, make sure the builder is known and trusted in the area. Checking reviews is a valuable tool that consumers can use to determine a company’s honesty and business with people.

NuHaus Outdoors

Jay Yoder knew from the very beginning that he wanted to change the game. He wasn’t happy with how far many shed retailers had gone down the path toward impersonality, treating customers only as potential purchases. So Jay resolved to create an experience where he could interact with customers and give them a truly personal interaction – even up until they left his store and went back home.

It was also Jay’s goal to build structures the right way. This meant no cutting corners and using nothing but top-quality materials during construction. This dedication to quality still shows today in NuHaus Outdoors sheds’ proprietary material, LuxGuard, as well as Techshield radiant-barrier panels, and the sturdiest wood floors in the industry. All of these improvements mean a superior product on completion.

NuHaus Outdoors can provide a better quality shed because we build them ourselves. We also offer short lead times and easy customization on any of our structures, so you never have to deal with the middleman for your transaction.

Get Started on Your Small Storage Shed

We hope this helped you decide which small storage shed is right for you. Owning a small storage shed comes with plenty of benefits, including storage space, aesthetics, and increasing your home value. There is no reason not to consider owning a small shed for your home.

If you are looking into owning a storage shed but require assistance, don’t hesitate to contact NuHaus Outdoors by email at email@nuhausoutdoors.com or by phone at (330) 778-3040; we look forward to hearing from you!

NuHaus Outdoors

Dedicated to giving customers the best experience possible when it comes to purchasing sheds.