Upon first thought, installing an outdoor shed on your own may not seem like that great of a challenge. How hard can it be to nail a bunch of boards together in the shape of a box or rectangle, right? As a matter of fact, it can actually be a big hassle and headache once you realize that you need at least some structural expertise, many different types of nails and lumber, and the correct tools to construct your shed to your desired design specifications.
Once you realize all of the supplies, tools, and potential extra manpower that you will need to install your outdoor storage shed, you may think twice about tackling this project alone. It is in this moment that you can either decide to:
A) Wing the entire project, and call your brother-in-law who lives in the next town over to help you assemble your shed.
B) Hire a structural installation professional who has been in the industry for years, and performs construction jobs—like installing outdoor storage sheds—day in and day out.
Choosing the second option comes with a wide range of benefits for those people who are looking to install outdoor sheds in their Charlotte, NC backyards. Some of the many reasons why you should hire a professional to install your outdoor storage shed include:
When debating whether or not you want to have a professional install your storage shed or other backyard structure, the first thing that a person usually takes into consideration is the cost of the project. Oftentimes, people believe that it costs more money to hire a professional than it does to install the backyard storage shed on their own. However, that scenario is not necessarily the case.
Although the cost of some 2x4s, 2x6s, 6x6s, concrete, nails, shingles for the roof, and siding does not seem to add up to an astronomical amount of money, what happens if you want to undertake installing your shed on your own, but do not own the right tools for the job? Some of the tools required for constructing and installing your own shed include: circular saws, jigsaws, miter saws, nail guns, cordless drills, and the like—and this does not even include the basic tools like hammers and screwdrivers.
In order to install your own shed, you may have to invest a lot of money into tools that you may never use again. However, if you hire a professional to construct and install your backyard shed onsite, you will not have to spend a great deal of money on tools that you will likely not use all that often.
Not only does hiring a structural installation professional potentially save you money, but it certainly saves you valuable time. First of all, think about how many days—or even weeks depending on your construction knowledge, and the availability of friends or family to help you—it can possibly take for you to install your outdoor shed.
Next, think about how much extra time you have during your days to install your backyard storage shed. You may have a busy work schedule where you work ten-hour shifts six days a week, or you might even have to drive your children to numerous different after-school events or sports practices. These time-consuming commitments do not leave you with a lot of extra hours at the end of the day. In these cases, it would be much easier on your schedule to hire a professional to install a shed in your backyard.
Along with saving you time and money, hiring a professional to install your shed allows you to rest assured knowing that your storage building is being installed in a structurally sound manner. When you purchase a high-quality shed from Barnyard Utility Buildings that is made from home construction-grade materials, you want to be sure that you have top-of-the-line installation, too.
Professionals in this industry perform these types of installation jobs day in and day out on a full-time basis, which means that you have seasoned, highly trained workers constructing your shed in your backyard. Along with these professionals having vast amounts of installation experience that allows them to assemble top-quality structures for customers, their years of expertise also enables them to install outdoor sheds at a quicker pace than those people who are attempting to construct a shed on their own for the first time.
After reading the last section, you may be asking yourself this question:
“What happens if I decide to hire a professional to install my shed in Charlotte, but there is a structural issue after the storage building has been assembled?”
We’re glad you asked! Barnyard Utility Buildings offers five-year workmanship warranties to cover any issues that may arise after your Charlotte, North Carolina storage shed has been installed on your property.
Workmanship warranties like ours work quite simply. If some part of your outdoor shed has been installed improperly, and this error has led to further damage to your storage structure, one of our hired professionals will drive to your home to repair your shed at no additional cost to you.
For example, if one of the top corners where the walls of your outdoor shed meet the roof has not been properly sealed and rainwater leaks into your storage building, we will dispatch a crew of professionals as soon as possible to repair the structure, and patch the leak.
Hiring a professional to install outdoor sheds in Charlotte, North Carolina saves people time and money, and will allow you to rest easy knowing that your storage building has been constructed by experts in the field. Plus, having a five-year workmanship warranty when you purchase an outdoor storage shed from Barnyard Utility Buildings is another way to ensure that you have the best quality of structure available on the market.
For over twenty years, our team of professionals has constructed top-of-the-line storage sheds for those people living in and around the Charlotte, North Carolina area. If you are ready to pick out your customizable backyard shed or mini barn and have it installed by our professionals, give our sales office a call today!