Category Archives: Steel Sheds

What can you fit in a Colossus Shed?

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What can you fit in a Colossus Shed? As far as garden sheds go, you’ll struggle to find one that fits your needs. It’s our biggest Classic Shed, but just how big is it? Sure, you’ll get your ride-on lawnmower into it, all your garden tools, the Christmas tree and decorations – but what about just […]

Are Garden Sheds Waterproof?

Are garden sheds waterproof?

Are Garden Sheds Waterproof? A burning question for Irish people looking to buy a shed is ‘are garden sheds waterproof?’. Which, I mean, yeah, fair enough. The good news straight off the bat is that providing that your shed is built correctly, that it’s on a suitable base and that it’s not been damaged in any […]

Can you build a shed on grass?

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Can you build a shed on grass? The short answer is no, you cannot put a shed directly onto grass, I know what you’re thinking, you see most garden sheds on grass. However these Sheds that go onto grass encounter a multitude of problems including (but not limited to) damp rising, severe condensation, warping, cracking, […]

Are Steel Sheds better than plastic sheds?

Plastic Sheds Vs Steel Sheds

Are Steel Sheds better than plastic sheds? If you’ve looked at any shed company based in Ireland, you might have noticed that very few of us sell plastic sheds. It’s not an oversight. Plastic sheds just aren’t popular with Shed Sellers. Why? Put simply, they’re a hassle for everyone involved. Sure, they’ve got a nice […]

What to expect from Sheds Direct Ireland’s Steel Shed Assembly option

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Steel Shed Assembly So, you’ve picked your shed and having read our guide on self-assembly, you’ve decided that you want the Sheds Direct Ireland team to assemble it for you. That’s everything done, right? Shed goes up, everyone’s happy and we all live happily ever after, yeah? Well, sort of. Today we’re looking at what […]