Before starting your shed roof project, check if your local building codes to see if your shed building plans conforms to its provisions. You don t want to waste your time, effort and money to find out later on that the codes does approve with it. Only after approval can you start building your roof trusses or at the least install your prefabricated ones. You can use this for trimmings and maybe even for shelves and window sidings. Drive around your town, renovations and demolitions are a good source for reclaimed materials. They can either be used as land fillers for foundation or for roofing materials. You can even go to your local junkyard and ask if they have aluminum or metal which you can get for free or buy at a minimal price. Checking out the area as well will help you determine whether your plan is able to adapt to the location. If you are not sure, you should consult with a contractor or builder. This way you will exactly know any potential problems you may encounter. So, whatever type of foundation you plan to use, keep in mind that you should always take the time to level out your area especially where you intend to erect your walls. But to those with experience, a shed building kit will be truly easy, all parts are pre-fabricated and it s just a matter of putting them together, but, if you plan to build a shed from scratch, then good for you. Even some pros though would have to admit that even they may stumble on what to some would seem as a small building project. 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. Garden shed built usually near a garden. This shed serves as storage for all the items that are needed to maintain a beautiful garden. 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.