Is it cheaper to buy or build a shed?

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asked Nov 2, 2020 in Do it yourself by Chijesjones (870 points)
Is it cheaper to buy or build a shed?

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answered Nov 6, 2020 by Larry S (42,350 points)
Building your own shed is usually cheaper than buying an already built shed.

However you have to factor in your time and usually the shed can be built faster by a shed builder than someone who has never built a shed before.

Most sheds can be bought and delivered to your house or property for only $100.00 down and the first payment or sometimes not even the first payment.

I have a small portable shed that I bought and will have paid off in about 6 more months.

I only had to pay them $85.00 and they delivered it to my house and set it up.

In total the shed is gonna cost me $1,800.00

I could've built it for a few hundred dollars less but the good thing is that it was already built and all I had to do was move my stuff into it.

It's cheaper than renting a public storage unit and I will own the shed.

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