Your definitive guide to deciding between a gable, flat, or skillion shed roof
The bottom line
Let’s start by looking at your three options:
Gable: Best for workshops
Skillion: Best for directing water flow, and most adaptable to the space
Flat: Best for small spaces
The shape of the roof determines your water flow options. When it comes to water flow, the factors you’ll need consider are:
Foundations. Do your best to keep water away from wall foundations….
Get the most out of your limited space with a customised shed
When awkward spaces combine with constraining requirements, customisation is often the best option. Go with an off-the-shelf model, and you may end up with a shed that sticks out like a sore thumb — not to mention far less storage space than you could have otherwise had. On the other hand, just a little customisation is often enough to create a shed that blends into your yard while providing you with the storage space you need.
At Col Western, we consider the space, factor …