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8x16 Sheds for Sale by Local Builders Near You

Urban Sheds is a custom shed builder that works with local builders to create high-quality affordable storage solutions for homeowners.

We offer a variety of 8x16 sheds for sale, and all sheds come with a warranty. The 8 x 16 shed is a popular shed with many customers, as it offers plenty of room for lawn equipment, seasonal items, and more.

If you're looking for a well-constructed secure shed for your yard that will last for many years, Urban Sheds is the right choice.

Contact us today to get started on your custom shed building project.

How does our service work?

At Urban Sheds, we make it easy for you to get the shed of your dreams. We offer a simple three-step process. You can also get an instant download PDF buying guide. {download}

  1. First, take a look at our gallery to get some ideas for your perfect shed.

  2. Then, use our online shed configurator to start designing your shed plans.

  3. Finally, get in touch with one of our shed experts to review the proposed shed design before ordering online.


It's that easy! And once you've placed your order, we'll connect you directly with the Urban Sheds builder for your area. You'll be enjoying your new shed in no time.

Available 8x16 Shed Siding Materials

There are many available shed siding options to choose from:

Wooden siding: A popular choice for many homeowners because it is relatively inexpensive and easy to install.

Cedar siding: Another popular option, especially for those who live in areas with severe weather conditions.

LP Smartside siding: A newer type of siding made from recycled wood fibers and resin. It resists rot, termites, and mold. Plus, it's more environmentally friendly than vinyl siding.

Board and batten siding: Made from overlapping boards held together with vertical battens; popular among rustic and country-style homes.

8x16 Shed Styles Available

There are several styles of 8x16 sheds available. Here is a brief overview of some of the most popular ones:

Modern/Contemporary: Featuring clean lines and a minimalistic design, modern/contemporary sheds are a good choice of shed to blend in with a contemporary home.

Mid Century: These sheds often have retro-inspired details and materials. A good choice if you want to add a bit of personality to your backyard.

Traditional Gable: One of the most popular shed styles. It features steep roofs and classic details and is a good choice if you want a classic shed that will withstand the elements.

Lean-To: This style,of shed is unobtrusive. Lean-to sheds are a popular because they blend in with surrounding landscaping. They are often made of wood or metal and have a slanted roof and lean against a wall.

Side Porch: A shed with a small porch attached to the side. This is a good choice for anyone who wants to use it as a relaxation room or for storage.

Lofted: These sheds often have an elevated ceiling, which allows for extra storage space. An excellent choice if you need extra storage room for larger items.

Insulated: Insulated sheds are designed to keep your belongings safe from extreme temperatures.

Cottage: Featuring charming details, such as flower boxes and window shutters, cottage sheds add a lot of curb appeal to a property.

Portable: Ideal for anyone who needs flexibility in their shed placement. Portable sheds can be easily moved, making them a good choice if you might need to move the shed later.

Custom: Choose your desired features and materials. Custom sheds are made to order, so you can build a truly unique shed that reflects your personal style.

Most Popular Uses for 8x16 Sheds

Sheds come in a variety of styles, which can be used for different purposes. Here are some of the most popular uses for 8x16 sheds:

Storage/Utility Shed: Perfect for storing lawn equipment, garden tools, bicycles, and other outdoor gear. Get creative with your your storage project by including shelving or racks for easy organization.

Firewood Storag: These sheds are designed to protect firewood from the elements. They typically have a slanted roof to allow rain and snow to run off, and vents to help circulate air.

Tool Storage: This type of shed is the perfect place to store all your gardening tools, DIY equipment, and power tools.

Studio: A studio shed is ideal for an artist, musician, or writer. These sheds are typically insulated and soundproofed to create the ultimate creative retreat.

Home Office: An ideal solution to get away from the distractions of daily life and focus on work. These sheds are often fully equipped with electricity, lighting, and internet access.

Workshop: A workshop shed is ideal for tinkering, repairing, or building, with ample space for workbenches, tool storage, and materials.

House: A house shed can be used as a guest house, rental property, or even a primary residence. These sheds are often built to code and include plumbing and electricity.

Garage: A garage shed is a great option for extra storage space. These sheds are typically large enough to fit one or two cars, and often include shelves and workbenches.

Cabin: A cabin shed is the ideal way to add a rustic touch to your yard. These sheds are usually made from logs or stone, featuring amenities like a fireplace or loft bed.

Man Cave: A man cave shed is the ultimate retreat for any guy who wants his own space. Just stock it with TVs, game consoles, beer kegs, and other essentials, and you're good to go.

She-Shed: A she-shed is the ideal backyard retreat for any woman who wants her own space. She-sheds are often decorated with comfy furniture, rugs, curtains, and other homey touches.

Greenhouse: A greenhouse shed features clear walls or roofing that let in sunlight while protecting plants from the elements.

Kids Playroom: A kids shed is a fantastic idea for little ones to play in or explore their imaginations, featuring brightly painted interiors with fun themes like pirates or princesses.

Features and options that can be included

When deciding on how to customize your shed, there are a few things to consider.

For example, you will need to decide on the type of flooring, walls, windows, doors, and roof you want.

Then, you can add any optional features, such as a loft or a shed floor. These options can add extra functionality to any shed.

Finally, if the proposed site is uneven, you may need to add foundation blocking and leveling to ensure that your shed is stable.

Popular add-0ns include:

Painted Interior - Many people like to brighten up the space and make it feel more spacious.

Workbench - Adding a workbench provides a flat surface for working on projects or hobbies.

Shelves - Installing shelving provides additional storage options.

Extra Windows - Another popular feature, as they maximize natural light and can improve airflow.

Transom Window Package - A stylish way to add extra light and ventilation.

Air Vent - Optimal air flow avoids problems with mold, and is essential if you spend much time in your shed.

Electrical Package - Installing an electrical package makes a shed more accessible for working, crafting and any activity that requires power tools and equipment.

Customize Your Shed - Why not customize your shed by adding skylights, window shutters, double doors, and more?

With careful planning, you can build the perfect shed for your needs.

8x16 Shed Design Tool

With our 3D Shed Configurator, designing the shed you want (and need) is easy!

  • The configurator makes it easy to design your shed, whether you're looking for storage, a workspace, or a place to relax.

  • With a click of a button, you can see how different shed styles will look with different doors, windows, and color schemes.

  • You can even view your shed in augmented reality (AR) to get a better sense of how it will fit into your yard.

  • Best of all, you can save your design and order your shed online with ease.


So why wait? Get started on designing your dream shed today.

Why Choose Urban Sheds?

At Urban Sheds, we pride ourselves on offering high-quality sheds that are built to last.

  • All of our sheds come with a 30-year structural guarantee.

  • Your purchase is also protected by a 3-year craftsmanship warranty.

  • We offer financing through Greensky Financing, so you can get the shed you want without breaking the bank.

  • Our customizable shed designs allow you to find the ideal shed for your needs.

  • Easy ordering - just select the shed you want. We'll take care of the rest.

  • Urban Sheds only works with local expert builders.


We build our sheds using high-quality materials and construction methods, so you can rest assured your shed will stand up to the elements.


If you're looking for a shed that's built to last, Urban Sheds is the #1 choice.

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