a shed with solar lighting, kitted out as a home office

General Benefits of Shed Accessories

Shed accessories make a shed more functional, economical and secure, turning it from a good garden shed into a great one.

Paired with accessories, a shed is fit for far more than just garden storage. In fact, it becomes an incredibly inviting place.

Not only that, shed accessories are easy to instal, so can transform your shed with minimal fuss.

To illustrate these points, take a look at these 9 fantastic shed accessories, all of which make a wonderful addition to any wooden shed.

9 Fantastic Shed Accessories

Improve Your Shed Organisation

a heavy-duty storage unit consisting of half cupboard and half shelvesShed Shelves

All sheds should have sound provision for garden storage.

Shed shelving is not only a great way to keep a shed organised and tidy, it’s a space-saving method of storing tools and equipment too.

The Globel Silver Vein Heavy Duty Half Cupboard/ Half Shelves Storage Unit is an excellent choice.

This shed shelving unit is built on a powder-coated steel frame, includes a steel cabinet, 2 steel shelves, 2 x 9mm MDF infills and a key-operated lock.

And with a total load capacity of 1000kg, there’s no need to worry about it buckling under the strain of anything heavy.

This shed shelving is compatible with all other Globel shelving kits and comes with an excellent 10-year guarantee.

Make Your Shed Functional

a solar power station for sheds and garden buildingsSolar Lighting and Power

Solar lighting and power kits bring the benefits of electricity to a shed without the need to connect it to the mains supply.

This means there’s no need to dig up the garden or hire an electrician.

Solar kits can be assembled in minutes but are guaranteed for years.

They come in a range of formats, featuring strips and bulbs, and include USB connections to power other electrical devices too.

SolarTec lighting and power kits provide a shed with a reliable source of clean, efficient lighting or energy and cost nothing, whatsoever, to run.

That means no carbon footprint, no monthly bills and no energy price hikes.

Another Money-saving Shed Accessory

12ft shed gutteringShed Guttering

If the opportunity to use free electricity is a no-brainer, why not enjoy a free supply of water for your garden plants too?

Hall’s Rainsaver shed guttering comes in a wide range of sizes, to fit almost any garden shed.

It is manufactured in the UK, quick and easy to install, and built to last.

Once connected to a water butt, this shed guttering supplies an average 1800 litres of free rainwater every year, so your garden plants will continue to thrive, even during prolonged dry spells.

Shed Accessories to Improve Security

an alarmed shed padlockAlarm Padlocks

A good padlock is a tried and trusted way to keep stored items safe.

Combine it with a piercing alarm and it suddenly becomes real shed security.

The Forest Security Alarm Padlock is A1 quality and comes with 3 keys, but if anyone else tries to tamper with it, they’ll get a noisy surprise.

A Shed Accessory for The Ultimate Security

a bicycle in a shed secured by an underfloor locking kitUnderfloor Locking Kit

When storing particularly valuable items, adding the Bull Security StrongHold Underfloor Shed Locking Kit ensures maximum security.

Built from solid, powder-coated steel and available in 4 different sizes, it is designed to be used with a chain or wire cable (not included).

Together, they provide an immovable anchor point to secure expensive bicycles, power tools and more.

To find out more about shed security, click here.

Shed Accessories to Keep Out the Rain 

an EPDM roof covering on a shedShed Roof Felt

Weatherproof roof felt is an invaluable tool when it comes to keeping a shed weathertight but, unfortunately, it is prone to wear and tear.

This is why Skyguard EPDM Shed Roof Kits are so popular.

They come in a range of sizes, include a 20-year guarantee and have an incredible life expectancy of 50 years.

Impervious to rips and tears, the smart black material suits any type of shed.

It is completely UV-protected, so will maintain its attractive appearance for years to come and never crack, blister or peel.

Accessories for A Stable Shed

a plastic shed base kitShed Base Kits

Available in all of the popular shed sizes, ProBASE shed base kits are the perfect way to support a shed and prolong its lifespan.

Each base kit comprises of a robust, interlocking grid system, including a heavy-duty membrane, inbuilt ventilation and drainage.

Made from 100% recyclable plastic, they are far easier to lay than concrete or paving.

What’s more, if you ever decide to move your shed, you can easily move the base kit too.

To find out more about shed bases, click here.

Shed Accessories for a Cosy Shed 

a portable gas cabinet heaterPortable Gas Heaters

For anyone wishing to use their shed the whole year round, a portable gas heater is a must-have shed accessory.

There’s no need for a plug socket, simply pair the heater with the appropriate gas cylinder for an instant source of portable heat.

Take the Lifestyle Living Flame Portable Gas Heater, for example.

Built from steel, with long-lasting blue flame burners, it has 3 heat settings and a maximum output of 3.4kw.

Built in Europe and CE-approved too, this gas cabinet heater is the best possible way to make a shed cosy and inviting.

And for a Longer Lasting Shed?

a tub of shed and fence wood preservativeShed Treatment

Sheds that have been left uncared for show wear and tear throughout the structure, and are prone to rot.

This is why a high-quality wood treatment is so important.

Supplied in 5-litre tubs, Barrettine Shed and Fence Resin Enriched Wood Treatment is available in both dark brown and harvest gold, so will suit any type of wooden shed.

This wood preservative is quick drying, low odour and provides premium shed protection.

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Shedstore is the home of garden sheds and everything associated with them.

Choose from our fantastic range of shed accessories now and take the first step in improving your own garden shed, so you can make the most of it the whole year round.