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7′ x 5′ Forest Shiplap Dip Treated Double Door Apex Wooden Shed (2.32m x 1.54m)

Size: 7' x 5'

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Attractive, weather-proof and with a storage-friendly design, the 7×5 Shiplap Dip Treated Double Door Apex Wooden Shed is made by Forest Garden – one of the UKs leading shed manufacturers. This premium wooden shed features robust 12mm shiplap tongue and groove cladding. Tongue and groove has a tight interlocking construction and is known for its weather-resistant properties which, along with the characteristic shiplap scallop, help create a reliable and durable 7×5 shed. This 12mm shiplap cladding is supported by a 28×28 frame, with 30&37; more framing than standard sheds, further adding to its strength. The modular design also means the panels are less prone to warping.

Joins in the modular construction are protected by outer weather covering strips to prevent any water ingress. All of this sheds timber has been dip treated to offer a 10 year guarantee against rot and fungal decay when supported by annual retreatment. While most sheds come with an OSB floor as standard, this garden shed includes a strong pressure treated 14mm boarded timber floor. Far superior to OSB flooring, this wooden floor is built to withstand storage of your heavier items as well as years of footfall. The floor is further strengthened by pressure treated bearers. The apex roof makes for a smart, traditional appearance and ensures effective rainwater runoff.

It is made from 8mm OSB and supplied with our green mineral felt which is a stronger, more attractive option than industry-standard black sand felt. You can rest assured that your stored contents will be secure. The wide double doors of this shed features double Z-bracing for increased strength, while the hidden hinges cannot be tampered with from the outside. Theres a hasp and staple closure too, ready for you to add a padlock (padlock not included). This tongue and groove shed also includes 1 window. The glazing is shatterproof PET which is made from recycled materials and will not yellow or become brittle over time. The clever modular design of this shed means that same-size panels are interchangeable.

This provides you with a choice for window placement. Please see the floor plan image for further details. Manufactured in the UK, this garden shed is made from UK-grown, FSC certified, smooth planed and kiln dried timber. Instructions for a straightforward self-assembly are included. The smaller panels of the modular design are far easier to manoeuvre during build than standard shed panels. Or you can leave it all to the experts and purchase our installation upgrade. This shed should only be built on a level, hard surface and ideally placed on a shed base. Free delivery to most UK postcodes.

10 year guarantee against rot and decay when supported by annual retreatment Dip treated timber 12mm shiplap tongue and groove cladding 28x28mm framing 30&37; more framing compared to most standard sheds INCLUDES 14mm boarded wooden floor with pressure treated bearers Double doors with double Z bracing, anti-tamper hinges and hasp & staple closure 1 window glazed with shatterproof PET which will not yellow or become brittle 8mm OSB apex roof with green mineral felt covering included Manufactured in the UK from UK-grown, FSC-certified timber Instructions included for self-assembly Free delivery to most UK postcodes
Shed Base Options
Wooden Shed Base Kit As an alternative to laying slabs or concrete, this shed base is a faster, more cost effective DIY solution.

The wooden shed base consists of a framework that is made from UC4 incised timber which has been pressure treated. The pressure treatment ensures that the framework is robust and is guaranteed to resist rot for an impressive 15 years. Size of base: 7.5cm (h) x 212.1cm (w) x 147.1cm (d)
     
Plastic Shed Base Kit Quick and simple to install, the 7×5 plastic shed base kit is ideal for avoiding the hassle of laying slabs or concrete when preparing a base for a new shed. Its interlocking design makes it easy to put together and, though lightweight, it provides a very strong and durable base for the shed.

Product Details

Building Type
Apex Sheds, Double Door Sheds, Garden Sheds, Shed with Windows, Shiplap Sheds, Small Sheds, Tongue and Groove Sheds, Wooden Sheds
Metric Size (Meters)
7' x 5'
Material
Wooden
Roof Style
Apex
Number of Windows
1
Door Type
Double Door
Cladding Type
Shiplap Tongue & Groove
Cladding Thickness
12mm
Treatment Type
Dip Treated
Guarantee
10 Years
Locking System
Plate Hasp & Staple
Floor Material
Boarded
Glazing Material
Polyethylene Terephthalate (PET) Glazing
Roof Material
OSB (Oriented strand board)
Depth At Base (Imperial)
4"
Depth At Base (Metric)
1513.0mm
Height At Highest Point (Imperial)
7"
Height At Highest Point (Metric)
2182.0mm
Height At Lowest Point (Imperial)
5"
Height At Lowest Point (Metric)
1591.0mm
Width At Base (Imperial)
7"
Width At Base (Metric)
2185.0mm
Door Height (Imperial)
5"
Door Height (Metric)
1692.0mm
Door Width (Imperial)
3"
Door Width (Metric)
1180.0mm
Depth Including Overhang (Imperial)
5"
Depth Including Overhang (Metric)
1543.0mm
Floor Thickness (Metric)
14.0mm
Width Including Overhang (Imperial)
7"
Width Including Overhang (Metric)
2318.0mm
Roof Covering
Felt
Roof Thickness (Metric)
8.0mm
Construction Type
Shiplap
Framing Size
28 x 28mm

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Expert Score 8378838378
Price £789.99£689.99£169.99£515.99£514.99
Size 7' x 7'8' x 6'6' x 2'6' x 4'7' x 5'
Brand ShireShireForest GardenForest GardenForest Garden
Material WoodenWoodenWoodenWoodenWooden
Cladding Thickness 12mm12mm16mm12mm7mm
Guarantee 10 Years10 Years15 Years10 Years15 Years
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Joel Bird

Joel Bird

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Our resident shed building expert Joel was the 2014 winner of Channel 4’s Amazing Spaces Shed of the Year having beat over 10,000 applicants to win. He returned to the show the following year as a judge. He is also the author of The Book of Shed and has designed & built over 50 small bespoke garden builds. Joel has appeared on various TV or Radio shows include George Clarkes Amazing Spaces, Alan Titchmarsh Love your Garden, Chris Evans Breakfast Show and BBC Radio 4’s Saturday Live.

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Size: 7' x 5'

Available From:

BuyShedsDirect
£710.99
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Support WhatShed: by making a purchase after clicking a link above, a portion of the sale supports this site.