Plastic sheds are generally the cheapest options, and can be purchased in a number of different sizes, colors and styles. The benefits of plastic storage sheds is that they are low maintenance and waterproof. They won't rot like wood sheds,rust like metal sheds, and assembly is generally quick and easy. Some drawbacks to plastic sheds is that while they are cheaper, they are not as durable as other types; they are also incredibly lightweight, and can be blown over in windy areas.
When it's time to replace your outdoor storage shed, it's a smart idea to find out what options are available before buying a new one. Your existing shed may have been there when you moved in, or you may have placed it there yourself a number of years ago. In either case, it may no longer meet your outdoor storage needs, and the best time to reassess those needs is when you are already replacing a storage shed. There are many different types of storage sheds, and it's helpful to know a little about each type when you get ready to start shopping.