My Sheddie : Shed of the year winner 2012 John Henry Plumridge

I could not do a new mysheddie without asking this years Shed of the year winner John! Sheddies name John Henry Plumridge Shed name Woodhenge Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? “Woodhenge-Pub Shed-selfbuild Summerhouse-Off the shelf Diy shed-Off the shelf Potting shed-off the shelf Junk shed-Off the shelf” Why have you got a shed? uses…

My sheddie : Steve Knight Colne Valley Postal Museum

This shed has been getting a lot of attention in the media recently – so I thought I would ask sheddie Steve about it. Why not vote for him for Shed of the year 2012. Sheddies name Steve Knight Shed name Colne Valley Postal Museum   Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Off the shelf…

My Sheddie: Lynne Garner The Hedgehog Shed

Last year we had the wonderful charity Mary’s Meals added to readersheds and they made it to the final – this year a charity shed who deals with those little creatures you may find under your shed – Hedgehogs have added their shed Sheddies name Lynne Garner Shed name The Hedgehog Shed Back Garden, Hertfordshire…

My sheddie : Syd & The Stencil Shed

I love you sheddies 🙂 If you have a great shed and are going to the trouble of creating a website just to drum up votes for your shed – then Iam happy to feature you in the My Sheddie feature – one such sheddie is a new comer to readersheds – Syd and his…

My Sheddie : Anne Buckley – The Love Shack

Sheddies name Anne Buckley Shed name The Love Shack Anne Buckley garden   Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? It was built by a builder friend called Lee, who designed it to replace a pre historic shed, which must have been 30 years old. My husband helped Lee to dismantle the old shed and a…

My Sheddie: Jess Contomichalos and Ant’s Pad

Sheddies name Jess Contomichalos – Twitter : thatsyummymummy Shed name Ant’s Pad Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? This was an off the shelf at Focus shed – bought it about 5 years ago – it was a bit of a sad thing at the end of the garden…. Why have you got a shed? uses…

My sheddie : Tracy McAlister Mackay

Sheddies name Tracy Shed name The shed with the chandelier Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? We had a local shed builder built it. Why have you got a shed? uses etc I am an artist so its my studio. I was taking over the house with my projects… so it was definately necessary. The…

My sheddie : Kate Gabriel

Sheddies name Kate Gabriel Shed name Kate’s Shed Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? off the shelf then customised Why have you got a shed? uses etc Potting plants, planning garden, listening to radio, drinking tea or wine, eating cake, dreaming of giving up full time work and pottering all day… How would you describe…

My Sheddie : Geoff Hill & the Water Shed

This shed seems to be getting lots of coverage in the media I have no reason why – oh it’s on water :), anyway here is the My Sheddie interview with owner & creator of the Water shed. Sheddies name Geoff Hill Shed name The Water Shed Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? The watershed combines…

My Sheddie : Hilary and Huttli from North Wales

As it’s just over 4 months until shed week (DON’T PANIC) OK panic – quick give your shed a good clean and a lick of cuprinol and Share it over at readersheds for the Shed of the year competition 🙂 I thought I would start up  my sheddie Q & A again -so expect a…

What gadget you could not do without in your shed – What you said

Last week I asked on twitter and facebook. Sheddies what ‘gadget’ can’t you do without in your shed > mine is the miracle of electric light but Iam sure you have better — uncle wilco (@unclewilco) January 19, 2012 Here are some of the gadgets that the sheddies said they used @unclewilco best gadget: @LightwaveRF…

My sheddie : Elena Thomas and Dan Whitehouse

Our first My sheddie of 2012 and a friend of readerheds and shedblog – I have been awar of Elena every since she asked me way back in 2009 if I know anyone who wanted their shed covered in fabric – how could I say no! Sheddies name Elena Thomas and Dan Whitehouse Shed name…

Goodbye Compost Lodge, Hello solar shed

Sheddie Kevin has been a great supporter of readersheds and Shed of the year for many years – I saw a video of him and his shed that he posted up on twitter the other day and thought you sheddies may be interested in his shed, so I ask Kevin to give me some details…

My Sheddie : Jamie Pearce of The Three Lions

Sheddies name Jamie Pearce Shed name The Three Lions Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Off the shelf Why have you got a shed? uses etc Originally to keep the patio furniture and kids toys etc, then I bought another shed to serve that purpose, which then freed up mine to undergo its transformation. How…

My sheddie : Mary’s Meals Dalmally team & Calum’s Shed

Sheddies name Mary’s Meals Dalmally team Shed name Calum’s Shed Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? The shed was in the grounds of Craig Lodge (a former hunting lodge) in Dalmally, Argyll, when it was bought by the current owners, so we are not sure. It is in the Nissen-hut style that is quite common…

My Sheddie : Garry & his 3 steps pub shed

Sheddies name Garry Shed name 3 Steps Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? off the shelf Why have you got a shed? uses etc pub shed How would you describe your shed? winner of pub-shed catagory 2010 Who are your shed inspirations? anyone out there that has taken the time to create a great shed…

My Sheddie Kevin The Fenman Holland – Compost Lodge

Sheddies name Kevin The Fenman Holland Shed name Compost Lodge Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Its evolved over 200 plus years. Who knows how it started! Why have you got a shed? uses etc Silly question. Its a shed. man space, beer burping farting and football talk. Darts, table football, music, pot plants, train…

My sheddie: Paul Siudowski

I hope to do a few of these Q & A in the run up to shedweek 2011 – This sheddie Paul has created a very unique building that caused a bit of a stir when I did radio and press interviews for shedweek and you can tell why. Sheddies name Paul Siudowski Shed name…

The man cave to beat all man sheds – collecting wise

I was looking on our Just Sheds Flickr Group the other day and noticed a great shed…. well the shed was a normal metal shed in Sydney, Australia, but it was what was stored inside that took my shed breath away. I will leave it to sheddie Alex to explain. As you will see what…

My sheddie : Penny & 4 The Railway Carriages

Sheddies name Penny Shed name 4 The Railway Carriages Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Self build. It had to join onto and match the existing 1930’s railway carriage beach huts so designing and building it was quite a challenge! Why have you got a shed? uses etc Its a beach hut but I use…

My sheddie : Andy & Workshopshed

Sheddie Andy has been a supporter of readersheds & shedblog for ages so its about time I featured him – he always tips me off on shed stories via twitter and is in the know about all things workshoppy – an asset to the community! Sheddies name Andy Shed name Workshopshed Selfbuild or off the…

My Sheddie : Peter Mclaren Pool Hoose

Sheddies name Peter Mclaren Shed name Pool Hoose Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? “Self build. The whole notion for me of a shed is that it relects the creativity of its builder. The inventiveness in sourcing their materials. Their quirks of construction. ” Why have you got a shed? uses etc A space presented…

My Sheddie : Steve Knight Colne Valley Postal History Museum

Sheddies name Steve Knight Shed name Colne Valley Postal History Museum Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? 8 x 8 ft Off the shelf from Anglian Sheds at Marks Tey – very reasonable. Had to be brought in over the neighbour’s wall in sections and then put together. Fully insulated and lined out with ply,…

My sheddie – Reg and the Lady Sarah

Of course I could not do a My sheddie Q & A without this years shed of the year winner Reg. Sheddies name Reg Miller Shed name THE LADY SARAH OUT OF WORTHING Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Selfbuild Why have you got a shed? uses etc To store & display a large amount…

My sheddie – @Documentally The Plotting Shed

I thought I would start up the Q&A for my sheddies again after ShedWeek. So the first one is sheddie Documentally (Christian Payne ) who in his own words is a “Social technologist. mobile media maker. vlogger. photographer. gun for hire. talking, teaching, documenting. ask me for a quote.” And now he can add sheddie…

Tooth and Claw a sheddies tale

Sheddie Shedonist has emailed me this great little piece about becoming a sheddie after his retirement. After yonks of retirement and planning to move my indoor study away from the in-house hullabaloo, I recently completed the insulation and computer wiring of my garden’s 8x8ft corner of paradise and moved in. That William Wallace knew a…

What you doing in your shed for St David’s Day?

I put a request on twitter the other week, and did not get much response so I emailed some Welsh sheddies and did not get much response either 🙁 but the ones who did were great. Sheddies Ian from Ian’s Shed Well, St. Davids Day being a Monday I will be pottering in my work…

My sheddie : Christopher Bowen

This my sheddie is an inspirational to all those that want to brew their own beer in their sheds and a great international shed. Sheddies name Christopher Bowen Shed name The HammerSmith Brewery and Alehouse Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? The shed was exsisting to the property when I bought it , however I…

My Sheddie : PJ Reelwood

Sheddies name pj Shed name Reelwood Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? its a self build, when i say self i mean i designed it and built all the technical innards and a company called garden pleasure built the shell Why have you got a shed? uses etc i used to have a home cinema…

My Sheddie : Rob from Allotment Winery

Happy new year sheddies – 2010 is going to be a great year for sheddies I feel it in my waters or is that the roof leaking again. Anyway to start the year I am starting the My Sheddie spot again, so if you are a sheddie who wants to tell me a little bit…

Sheds and biscuits – the truth – do you share?

As you know from way back we are fans of a nice cup of tea and a sit down and their biscuit shed, but there is a new champion for the biscuit cause Encounters With Remarkable Biscuits and that got me thinking about “What would sheddies do” Most sheddies like a cup of tea in…

What a sheddie did next – Clive and his Shed Nights

It’s not all limos, film premiers & hi-class boozers for shed of the year finalists, some really enjoy themselves.. as Clive has pointed out. My old mate GG announced the other day he needed some welding doing on one of his bike parts. Rather than simply spending a wasted evening in the pub therefore (drinking…

Get ready for badge based shed fun

You voted till it nearly got to thirty!.. [poll id=”8″] So this badge that I will be ordering from Best badges. of course due to vote fixing I will get the one with the heart on as well! well it’s my cash! Sheddie If you fancy getting one (when they arrive) let me know your…

My Sheddie: Jason & his Gothic Shed

What is it with sheddies and their love of history! but it does make for an interesting shed. Sheddies name Jason Butler Shed name Georgeously Gothic Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? self build Why have you got a shed? uses etc its on my allotment and I wanted a unique design that refects the…

Sheddie how much did your shed cost to buy or build?

I am looking to do a post in a few weeks about the vast price differences between bought sheds and selfbuilt sheds So Can you help and please choose the price wossnames on this vote.. [poll id=”7″] of course if yours cost more then please leave a comment with the reasoning behind it, or if…

My Sheddie : Darren and his Dad’s Army Museum

Another unique use of a shed, A Dad’s Army museum and from a young sheddie, great potential if he keeps up his sheddie ways. Sheddies name Darren Stride Shed name The Bygones Museum Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Both, The first shed is built by a shed making company somewhere near GT Yarmouth, Norfolk….

My Sheddie : Barbera from Netherlands

It’s great to have sheddies from all the over the world, and Barbera from the Netherlands has replied to my Q &A about herself and the reason for the shed. Sheddies name Barbera Shed name Harvest Moon 2 Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Partly an original farmer’s shed from 1906. The first floor was…

My Sheddie: Ali Cameron The Monty

After the joys of shed week I have decded to bring back the My Sheddie part of shedblog, where we can get to know the sheddies a bit more, I will try and profile one interesting sheddie a week, The first one was a shed just added the other day, hope you enjoy. If you…

My Sheddie: John Jackson

Sheddies name John Jackson Shed name JJ’s Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Second hand one-off, built from used builder’s lumber. Why have you got a shed? uses etc Sheddi refuge. Pottering and tinkering room. Mechanical repair space out of the weather. Well, most of the weather. How would you describe your shed? Sagging gracefully…

My Sheddie : Kriss Lee

Sheddies name Kriss Lee Shed name West Ham Unit’sh’ed Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? I bought a ready made self assembly shed Why have you got a shed? uses etc this one is for the boys to have some space to themselves, and to give me some peace and quiet too when thay are…

My Sheddie : Kathy Dale

Sheddies name Kathy Dale Shed name Kathy’s Kabin Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Self-build Why have you got a shed? uses etc I’ve got a shed because I work from home in a rural part of Aberdeenshire and I wanted my office to be separate from the house. How would you describe your shed?…

My sheddie : Richard Bressler

Sheddies name Richard Bressler Shed name The Garden Shed Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Design and built by myself Why have you got a shed? uses etc For garden supplies, books and work desk. Also a crawlspace below for Desert Tortoise to hibernate in the winter How would you describe your shed? just basic…

My Sheddie: Outa_Spaceman

Sheddies name Outa_Spaceman Shed name O.S.M Ind Developmental Hub Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? I rescued my shed about 6 years ago from a philistine who had dismantled it and was about to burn it… Why have you got a shed? uses etc I have a shed because men need sheds… How would you…

My Sheddie: Big Al

Sheddies name Al al’s meccano shed Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? off shelf Why have you got a shed? uses etc I collect sheds, this was my first How would you describe your shed? 10 x 8 cosy den Who are your shed inspirations? the Great Western Railway, they built great sheds, any shed…

My Sheddie: Thomas Rhodes

Sheddies name Thomas Rhodes Shed name Knappach Shed Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Self Build – it replaces an old off-the-shelf one that was there when we moved in. It had a family of rats living beneath it so something needed done, without any voids for unwanted guests. Why have you got a shed?…

My Sheddie: Craig & Jo-Anne

Sheddies name Craig & Jo-Anne Shed name Marjorie Selfbuild or off the shelf shed? Our office shed was built by my husband, Craig on site, with a bit of my help hanging the ceiling. It’s a very traditional design that was preapproved by the local historic preservation design review board. Why have you got a…