Some interesting videos of shed builds

When the sheddies add their sheds for Shed of the year some of them also add videos, so you and us judges can have a good look at their builds – so here are a collection of great ones, some with jaunty tunes! – be great to see your shed in video form – contact…

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Watch the trailer for Shed of the year 2016

By now you will probably have seen the great advert for this year’s Shed of the year on Channel4. The dates & details for the show are here, and the finalists are here. I will be live tweeting the show on Friday over here, make sure you use the #shedoftheyear hashtag. Massive thanks to Shed…

SHED.TV : Down the shed by Men with Ven

We love a good song about sheds – our fav being this ode to joy from the Punks not dad and of course the sublime Nick Drake but this one from shed age approriate London songsters Men with Ven is starting to get into our ear DOWN THE SHED – MEN WITH VEN from MEN…

Stan Cullimore – Everyone Needs A Shed – Songs From The Shed

In a cold looking Songs from the shed – Former Housemartins guitarist Stan Cullimore has come out of song writing retirement to write a song for a performance in Shed of the year 2011 – Jon Earl’s Shed. The should be more songs about sheds TBH – ok we have had punks and folk nutters…

Cuprinol new TV ad – Cheer it up

Our shed of the year sponsors Cuprinol have a great new TV advert out – which shows how to make your shed happy! Why not visit them over at facebook

Shed.TV: Do you want to know how to install a Log Cabin?

Waltons have this great video on installing one of their cabins – think of it as a massive shed – now if I had a room in my garden I would get one and turn it into a reading/writing room (ok a pub with games) 🙂 Our log cabins are constructed using thick, tongue and…

Edinburgh Fringe 2012: Pappy’s Flatshare Slamdown – The shed

Thanks to Ben Walker for the heads up Does contain some swears (some NSFW) and a little bit of fun poked at sheds (but why not) and some nice related shed ditties. Pappy’s Flatshare Slamdown is the panel game podcast from sketch team Pappy’s and Fuzz Productions. Set in Pappy’s flat – with landlord Matthew…

Shed.TV: The novice’s guide to assembling a garden shed

Our friends at Garden Buldings Direct have a great little video on how to put up one of their sheds – jethro tull/dance mix esq backing track as well – I think we may have found the next shedheads! Watch Rich and Shepp; GBD’s computer guys, successfully put up a shed!  It’s by no means…

Kevin McCloud goes off grid and builds a shed

Kevin McCloud from that Grand Designs has got the shed bug (and who hasn’t nowadays) but he’s also got a new telly series Man Made Home which starts Sun Sunday 23 Sep, 8pm on Channel 4 – which sees him build a shed. Those Channel 4 Home presenters are loving the sheds – what with…

Shed build: A “posh shed” in the making

Sheddie Andrew Smale contacted me via twitter to say if I wanted to see his shed build… Iam not the head sheddie for nothing – of course I want to see any shed build in progress. anyway He has also written a description of his build and we hope to see it on readersheds.co.uk very…

Shed.TV Wonderful HDR Time Lapse Garden Shed

Alexander Thornton has done this great time lapse video of a garden shed HDR Time Lapse Garden Shed from Alexander Thornton on Vimeo. Here he explains the process The shed shot came around after I looked out my kitchen window into the garden, it was quite late in the day so the sun was getting…

Shed.TV : Dorset shepherd’s hut building symphony

A great little video showing the build of a lovely shepherd’s hut made by Plankbridge You can follow them on twitter, thanks to @DorsetScouser for the heads up Don’t tell anyone but If I could have a 3rd shed it would be a shepherd’s hut 🙂 If you are a shed company and have made…

How To Make Your very own Cheese Shed

Not only are our friends at the cheese shed doing some great things with cheese and are also giving away some cheese and booze – they are making their own shed TV – and their first video is how to make a cheese shed! Iam sure if you buy their cheese they will send you…

Shed.TV : Made by Dave in a “shed”

UKTV channel Dave are using a shed in their advertising for their launch of the new shows under the moniker “made by Dave” Shed loads of original shows including all-new Argumental with Sean Lock and Dave’s One Night Stand with Tim Vine. Simon Crabtree, the Director of the project says… We all love sheds, doesn’t…

The Disco Shed in action – great video for shed.tv :)

Long time sheddies of the disco variey – The Disco Shed have a great video of their Shed in action – some great tracks laid down as I believe you youngsters call it. “And then there was the Disco Shed. It will be a thing of legend, I’m sure: one shed, two blokes, mixing decks…

Great Video of sheds on an allotment and toe tapping bontempi

Sheddie Bill has sent me this video of his allotment with cheerful tune. love it.. SHEDS from Bill Newsinger on Vimeo. High octane super wide daredevil footage of sheds in action. Homegrown music in a toe-tapping Bontempi style. Shot with a GoPro HD.

All hail the Blue Peter shed oh and Emma Jones

The lovely shed supporting Emma Jones from Enterprise Nation and now the excellent Bitsy Was being interviewed last night on the radio in the Blue Peter Garden anyway when I heard about it my only concern selfishly was not what Emma was going to talk about or it was bit late and dark for her,…

Wonderful allotment video – sheds a plenty

Some great Friday viewing for you. One of our Just Sheds Flickr group members Bill Newsinger has done a video of his local allotments – some great sheds here. Just around the back of my house are the Queens Road Allotments. They are divided into plots which people use to grow vegetables and keep chickens…

The BBC, Sian & Bill, Alex from shedworking & Social media and some sheds

Today’s great coverage of shedworking on the BBC breakfast show showed that sheds are sometimes taken seriously in the mainstream media. But it was their use of social media to get the information together from their viewers via their facebook, twitter and flickr pages that impressed me, but having the televisual platform to pop the…

Pre #shedweek Shed.TV all channels love the sheds #myshed

Alex shedworking gnu and Shed of the year judge will be on BBC breakfast tomorrow… The nice folk at  BBC Breakfast will be talking about the Shedworking book, garden offices and sheds in general at 6.50am, 7.50am and indeed 8.50am tomorrow (Wednesday). They’re also inviting viewers to submit their own sheds to their Flickr group,…

Radio sheddie : Shed week & Cuprinol sprayable

photo credit: TheGiantVermin Today Iam in that London and I will be doing a day of radio interviews with the sponsors “Cuprinol sprayable” talking about shedweek, the sheddies and of course the wonderful sheds that you lot have shared for Shed of the year. A lot of the radio stuff will be pre-recorded but there…

Shed.TV : Anglo Saxon Shed?

A reconstruction by the East Sussex Archaeology and Museums Partnership of an Anglo Saxon dwelling built over a pit. A style of building which could be copied and used in woods today.

Shed Judge Debra Prinzing takes a tour of a special shed

The lovely Shed Judge Debra Prinzing takes a video tour of writer-illustrator-naturalist Sharon Lovejoy’s potting shed it’s a nice tour of an International Shed. It’s made with a Flip camera and the quality is pretty good (the sound could be better at the end) but Debra does say its rough and ready. I was thinking…

Those Punk’s not Dad have got man-flu

Last years Punk band of Shed Week 2009 have got a new viral video out. MAN FLU!!! Important Government Public Information Film about Man Flu, presented by the Ministry for Dad’s Health and Punks Not Dad. For more info please go to www.punksnotdad.co.uk also If you are a band who has a song about sheds…

Shed.TV : Time to remodel that shed

An interesting video of a stone cladded shed, not my cup of tea but good to see our American friends going something different. I am not fully acquainted with the term “to remodel” really but all the US TV show seem to use it, but basically I think its just a bit odd DIY to…

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….

Sheds on the Radio – 6Music

Shaun Keaveny on BBC Radio 6Music is talking sheds all this week on his morning show. Yesterday was Ian from the Cheeseshed and today was Paddy from DiscoShed. Listen again … I wont be on there as it’s too early and I was not asked! but that’s for the better as I sound like a…

Shed.TV – Iam a home brewer

ok not all home brewers do it in sheds, but some do, this great video about Americans who want to get quality beer into their lives.

Sue Pollard, Graham Norton, Ricky Hatton and a Shed

I have mentioned Totally Saturday before (on twitter), as I was asked three times by different staff members to advertise the fact that they were looking for sheddies to have on their show and was a bit peeved as I had done a post about it ages ago anyway enough about grumpy me. Sheddie Chantelle…

Everybody Wants To View … the Punks not Dad

Everyone’s favorite middle aged punk band Punks not dad with a shed leaning and of course the blokes who come up with the shed anthem & official song for shed week, that is “In Me Shed” may have hit the 14000000000000 (Fourteen thousand) views mark on youtube by the time you read this, if not…

Shed.TV : Tv’s Lisa Rogers and Shed’s Punks for Shed Week

After we announced that the punk band with dads in, Punks not dad are the official band of shed week with their wonderful shed based 7inch “In Me shed”, they have produced a video teaser and you could be a Star in the final video? Greetings again from the PUNKS NOT DAD comfy chair of…

Like sheds, like Radio Wales well listen on Sunday?

I will hopefully be talking about Sheds and the Shed of the year Competition, unless they want me to talk about swineflu, which I doubt it, on the Shân Cothi show this Sunday 3rd of May in the 10-12 time frame – probably before 11.. Join Shân Cothi Sunday mornings from 10am-12 Noon for music…

Sheddies Want to be an alien in Dr Who set on the TARDIS

We love a TARDIS shed on shedblog and you lot have some great ones., anyway Auntie is running a comp to star in a TARDIS scene. BBC One’s Tonight’s The Night is running a competition that offers the winner the chance to appear as an Alien in a specially-written Doctor Who scene. The scene will…