Most people with a garden dream of what their ideal shed might look like. From keen gardeners and allotment holders looking for somewhere to keep their tools, to the DIYers in need of a workshop, through to those who want to create an extra room or two to use as an office, a place to relax or even somewhere guests can sleep in. With so many functional considerations for the modern shed, it’s no surprise that there’s a lot of competition among manufacturers, who produce thousands of products for us to choose from. To help us put together this list of shed suggestions we consulted some experts on the subject, including Cuprinol Shed of the Year founder Andrew Wilcox (aka Uncle Wilco) and authors of Haynes Shed Manual, John Coupe and Alex Johnson. Most of the sheds we looked at are produced by businesses with a national presence, but it’s also worth checking suppliers in your area – you’ll likely find a great choice of sheds from local specialists that you can walk around in and weigh up against those that are only available to view online. And by meeting the makers you’re more likely to be able to get a bespoke solution that suits your dream specifications. Before taking the plung...