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8′ x 6′ Forest Tongue & Groove Apex Pressure Treated Wooden Shed (2.48m x 1.93m)

Size: 8' x 6'

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The Premium 8×6 Tongue and Groove Shed from Forest Garden is pressure-treated for long-lasting quality and has a supreme build for strong, durable and attractive outdoor storage. This 8×6 shed is part of Forest Garden’s Premium Tongue and Groove Range. It features 12mm boards which tightly interlock using a tongue and groove construction. This is renowned for its strength, weatherproof nature and resistance to warping. The construction is further supported by strong 45x28mm framing.A highlight of this shed is the inclusion of a pressure-treated, timber floor with bearers, providing extra support for the garden building and an effective barrier against ground moisture.

Stronger than OSB, the wooden floor resists sagging to allow for storage of heavier tools.The tongue and groove roof, again stronger than OSB, includes felt covering. The eaves of this shed are approximately 4inches higher than wooden sheds from many other brands.The single door has been braced with double “Z” framing which reduces the chance of dropping and adds solidity for improved strength and security. Further security is provided by the key-operated lock. The door can be hung as left or right opening and positioned at either gable end of the shed. Two windows provide light. One of the windows opens to provide ventilation and is fitted with a multi-position latch. It is glazed with 3mm acrylic, safer than glass.

All of the timber of this shed has been pressure treated to provide a superb 15 year guarantee against rot and fungal decay. Unlike dip-treated sheds, this mean there is no need for annual treatment - saving time and money.Free delivery to most UK postcodes.

15 year guarantee against rot - no need for retreatments
12mm tongue & groove cladding12mm tongue & groove floor with pressure treated floor bearers included12mm tongue & groove roof with 4 inch higher eaves than average
Roof felt colour may vary
2 windows ( 1 opening)
Single door with diagonal framing for strength with key-operated lock for security
45x28mm framing
Finished with barge boards and diamond finials
Comprehensive instructions, fixtures and fittings all included
Shed Base Option
Plastic Shed Base Kit
Quick and simple to install, the 8×6 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. Made from 100% recycled plastic, this shed base is eco-friendly. Also, it can be reused if the shed is repositioned. The base allows for ventilation and drainage under the shed, helping to keep the shed floor dry. To install the base, simply interlock the square grids together and lay onto a firm, level area of ground. We recommend using 15kg of 10mm pea gravel per square (gravel not included). Each square is 500 x 500 x 40mm. This pack contains 20 squares and heavy-duty, commercially-graded weed membrane.

Product Details

Building Type
Apex Sheds, Garden Sheds, Pressure Treated Sheds, Shed with Windows, Tongue and Groove Sheds, Wooden Sheds
Metric Size (Meters)
8' x 6'
Roof Style
Number of Windows
Door Type
Single Door
Cladding Type
Tongue & Groove
Cladding Thickness
Treatment Type
Pressure Treated
15 Years
Locking System
Rim Lock
Floor Material
Tongue & Groove Boards
Glazing Material
Acrylic Glazing
Roof Material
Tongue & Groove Boards
Depth At Base (Imperial)
Depth At Base (Metric)
Height At Highest Point (Imperial)
Height At Highest Point (Metric)
Height At Lowest Point (Imperial)
Height At Lowest Point (Metric)
Width At Base (Imperial)
Width At Base (Metric)
Door Height (Imperial)
Door Height (Metric)
Door Width (Imperial)
Door Width (Metric)
Depth Including Overhang (Imperial)
Depth Including Overhang (Metric)
Floor Thickness (Metric)
Width Including Overhang (Imperial)
Width Including Overhang (Metric)
Roof Thickness (Metric)
Construction Type
Tongue and Groove
Framing Size

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Expert Score 8378738383
Price £789.99£689.99£578.99£515.99£169.99
Size 7' x 7'8' x 6'8' x 6'6' x 4'6' x 2'
Brand ShireShireForest GardenForest GardenForest Garden
Material WoodenWoodenWoodenWoodenWooden
Cladding Thickness 12mm12mm7mm12mm16mm
Guarantee 10 Years10 Years15 Years10 Years15 Years
Joel Bird

Joel Bird


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: 8' x 6'

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