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The compact size of this Forest 5x3ft overlap apex shed, makes it the ideal size for smaller gardens. The apex roof gives an attractive traditional appearance and the overlap construction helps water to run off the building.
  • Material: Mixed Softwoods, Wood
  • Treatment: Dip Treated
  • Features: Ideal size for smaller gardens, factory base coat - only requires periodic re-treatment, water tight felted roof, manufactured from FSC® certified timber from sustainable sources
  • Colour: Natural timber
  • Includes: Comprehensive fixings and instructions
  • Dimensions of base: (W)1.5, (D)0.8m
  • External dimensions: (H)2, (W)1.6, (D)0.9m
  • Internal dimensions: (H)1.9, (W)1.5, (D)0.9m
  • Internal dimensions: (H)6ft 2in, (W)5ft, (D)2ft 11in
  • Height to eaves: 5ft1in
  • Door type: Single
  • Number of doors: 1
  • Floor material: OSB
  • Roof style: Apex
  • Construction: Overlap
  • Lock details: Turn Button
  • Roof covering: Black sand felt
  • Usage: Suitable for general garden storage
  • Assembly instructions: 2 people recommended
  • Industry standards or certification: FSC® Certified
  • Special delivery information: Please note this item is kerbside delivery only.
  • Additional information: Natural products can be subject to colour variations. Dimensions of external: (H)6ft 4in, (W)5ft 3in, (D)3ft 1in,
  • Guarantee: 10 Year manufacturer's anti-rot guarantee (conditional)

Forest Value Wooden Apex Shed - 5ft x 3ft 267849

GBP £155.62
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Forest Value Wooden Apex Shed - 5ft x 3ft

Available to order at the service desk in store for home delivery
Available to order at the service desk in store for home delivery
Home delivery within 14 days
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Forest Value Wooden Apex Shed - 5ft x 3ft is rated 3.0 out of 5 by 47.
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good value Delivered when they said they would, pretty straightforward instructions took me about an hour and a half to build. Not really heavy duty and the floor is a bit flimsy when you walk on it, that said for the money I'd recommend it and ideal for a bit of extra garden storage.
Date published: 2017-04-09
Date published: 2017-01-30
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Grumpy driver, damage done on lorry. Very poor quality, difficult to assemble due to fragility of wood and poor precision of components. I would have returned it except we needed it quickly for storage. The size was convenient for the area we had. Overall it was a budget shed and not going to be top quality but this was taking it too far!
Date published: 2016-12-22
Rated 1 out of 5 by from A Brexit shed How to lose customers #JohnCoombe Chairman Homebase. This shed is so disappointing in every way, The timber is cut to the thinnest of dimensions and consequently it has since I put it up warped and cracked. The main 'structural' (and I use that word losely!!) timber was cracked, we had to make good with steel strengthening strips (which I supplied). The strand board flooring to the shed floor is so thin that we has to spend extra money on buying concrete slabs to support someone standing in the shed. The placement of the hinges so that they have to be surface fixed to the shed is basic bad design!!! The door has since dropped and is out of alignment. I have had to spend as much on extras for the shed to use it as I did on the shed itself. I would like #JohnCoombe Chairman of Homebase to come and erect a shed like this, then maybe he would not specify them!!! Cheap yes but not cheerful. Cough up Homebase refund pls Mr.Chairman #JohnCoombe.
Date published: 2016-10-10
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Worth the money I bought this Forest 5x3 shed mainly because it was the cheapest and was being sold by Homebase. Excellent comms, kept me up to date. Arrived on time and the driver was really helpful. I erected it by myself and it was a really simple job. It is a good shed - not a great shed.. look at the price .. but a good shed. Only a few things. The door was bowed, which I rectified by putting another hinge at the middle to straighten it and it is fine now. I could have achieved the same by leaving it for a couple of days with a weight on it to straighten it. I chose to add extra L shaped brackets where the walls meet the floor but that was my choice. Other reviews mention the floor not being thick enough .. well, it is only 5x3 and I won't be holding roller discos in there so is adequate for me. I re-proofed all of it before erecting it to give it a longer life - I am 68 so it will most likely outlive me now! One good plus is that the instructions (which are simple and clear) have you cutting the roof felt in half and then overlapping it but when I cut mine in half I found that one half was plenty to cover the whole roof so I have a spare half to recover it should I need to in the future. Glad I bought it and am quite happy with it.
Date published: 2016-09-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Good product with some concerns This was easy to assemble with 2 people. I don't think it is a one person job. Definitely need a good base. Looks a nice tidy shed when finished. The minus points are- the floor needs 2 extra bearers as it is very bouncy when walking on it. A heavy person could possibly go through the floor as the floor fatigues. I have put in additional bracing to negate this. Floor now feels much sturdier. The larch lap on one of the side panels is very warped giving very large gaps (1"+) This could be an issue if it allows in heavy rain when windy. Only time will tell. I would still recommend this shed as a good budget buy.
Date published: 2016-09-20
Rated 4 out of 5 by from As expected This is sold as a 'value' item and that is what it is. It is quite flimsy but it will serve the purpose that it was bought for, I.e. to store garden tools. I only had one problem, that was to get the front door panel absolutely vertical so that the door fits properly. I am still working on this!
Date published: 2016-09-12
Rated 3 out of 5 by from As expected You get what you pay for. It is a shed. However the wood is very thin and easily damaged. This happened in the delivery of it and we did not notice until the delivery men had gone and when we unpacked it. Because we needed it to be put up asap, we have mended it and strengthened it by lining it with spare wood and shelving. On the plus side it was delivered promptly when due.
Date published: 2016-08-28
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