Shop 10×12 Storage Sheds
Whether you’re seeking a compact outdoor storage solution or looking to design a backyard sanctuary, a 10×12 storage shed is your go-to. This versatile shed size is an excellent pick for utility, from storing your gardening tools to securing smaller motorized vehicles like ATVs, riding lawn mowers, and dirt bikes.
However, more and more people are also opting for 10×12 storage sheds as a recreational space – whether it be a reading nook, hobby shed, artist’s studio, or meditation den. Ideal for small yards and creative homeowners, this storage shed size is sure to meet your needs.
Choosing a Material for Your 10×12 Shed
The material you select for your 10×12 storage shed depends on a number of factors. Local climate, intended use, and budget all play a role in determining what finish is best for your portable storage building. From siding to roofing, we offer three diverse material options for our 10×12 storage sheds that excel in durability and longevity.
- Wood Storage Sheds
Although metal sheds tend to be a preferred option among our customers, wood storage sheds provide the benefit of a more traditional aesthetic. Those looking to convert their shed into a tiny home or habitable structure may find that our storage sheds constructed from yellow pine wood provide a more welcoming look.
While our 10×12 wood storage sheds will require more maintenance, they’re also easier to match to the main structure of your home. This allows you to achieve a more uniform feel on your property.
- Metal Storage Sheds
Our 10×12 metal storage sheds are by far the most popular material among Keen’s customers. These are our most durable and long-lasting structures, with a wind load rating of up to 160 mph.
Typically constructed out of steel, our metal storage sheds feature thick, 29-gauge wall panels. As a result, they are impenetrable, weather-resistant, and immune to denting or scuffing. For enhanced security, a metal storage shed is the way to go.
- Aluminum Storage Sheds
Though not as sturdy as steel, many homeowners choose a 10×12 aluminum storage shed for its affordability and convenience. They are ideal for casual use, such as storing tools or gardening equipment. The thinner wall gauge makes them more lightweight than steel, therefore allowing for better portability and heat dispersion.
Some choose aluminum roofing due to its ability to reflect heat off the structure, keeping it cooler in the summer. However, be mindful not to place your structure underneath any trees, as falling debris and branches could dent this material.
10×12 Storage Shed Configurations
There are several configurations you can choose for your 10×12 storage shed. Get to know each type, and you will find the one best suited to your needs. The kind you choose will depend largely on how much storage space you require, how you plan to use your shed, and the overall aesthetic of your home.
- Workshop Storage Shed
Our basic 10×12 Workshop Storage Shed configuration is just the right layout for your workbench and power tools. With room for a double door and two windows, it is ideal for work, storage, or relaxation. Simple and budget-friendly, it’s a customer favorite.
This gable-style workshop shed is renowned for its versatility, blending with all architectural styles for a structure that sits beautifully on your property. Great for first-time homeowners seeking a starter shed.
- Classic 10×12 Workshop Shed
Featuring barn-style doors and shuttered windows, the Classic 10×12 Workshop Shed is a slightly higher-end model than the standard one listed above. This shed type has a more old-fashioned aesthetic, with its A-frame roof giving the entire structure a cabin-like feel.
While still economical, its enhanced appearance lends itself to more specialized applications like a painting studio, home office, and more. When you’re ready to take your structure beyond storage, this is the style you’ll want to choose.
- Standard 10×12 Storage Shed
The higher roof pitch on our Standard 10×12 Storage Sheds allows for more overhead space on the interior of this structure. This makes it easier to equip with light fixtures and loft-style storage.
Not only does it allow space for more windows, but it also comes with oversized door options to complement its advanced utility. This combination of extra space and natural light makes the Standard 10×12 Storage Shed an ideal pick for hobbyists and craftsmen.
- Classic Gambrel 10×12 Backyard Shed
Maximize your interior storage with our Classic Gambrel 10×12 Backyard Shed. This barn-style shed combines a modern aesthetic with old-world charm. Featuring plenty of overhead room for a loft, you can get more square footage with a smaller footprint.
The dramatically-sloped roof on the Classic Gambrel 10×12 Backyard Shed makes it suitable for colder climates. Rain, snow, and debris slide easily off the structure, so that roof load is never a concern.
- 10×12 Dutch Barn Portable Sheds
One of our most spacious 10×12 shed configurations, the Dutch Barn creates plenty of room for overhead loft storage and wall shelving. Furthermore, you can also get more creative with the exterior configurations of this shed. Add an oversized double door, up to four large windows, and even a transom window for plenty of natural light.
With proper permitting and utility hookups, you can even convert this structure into a barndominium!
- Vinyl Sided 10×12 Shed
The Vinyl Sided 10×12 Shed is a popular pick among homeowners. It is both economical and low-maintenance, making it a great starter shed for those on a budget. Many choose vinyl siding for its customizability, as it opens itself up to a large variety of color choices.
Our vinyl siding is installed over an oriented strand board for increased durability. We also recommend adding pressure-treated floor joists to this structure for better weight load and heavier storage capabilities.
- Custom 10×12 Storage Shed
When it comes to designing a shed exactly to your needs, Keen’s Buildings has you covered. Our sales reps will work one-on-one with you to help you create the Custom 10×12 Storage Shed of your dreams.
All of your configurations – from door and window placements to wall height – can be personalized to your liking. Choose from 16 different colors for your exterior, and let us help you choose the right siding for your purposes.
- Metal 10×12 Storage Shed
Whether you opt for steel or aluminum, it’s no secret that our Metal 10×12 Storage Sheds are some of the best in the business. This industry-standard material enhances the longevity, security, and durability of your portable storage building.
Our metal storage sheds are ultra-customizable, wind load approved, expert-engineered, and built to last. Equipped to handle turbulent weather and keep out pests, these structures take quality construction to a whole new level.
Benefits of Our 10×12 Storage Sheds
- Expert-engineered: Our structures are blocked and anchored to code, as well as wind load approved (rated to withstand gusts up to 160 mph).
- Portable & relocatable: Prefabricated in a controlled environment and delivered pre-built to you.
- Ultra-customizable: We provide various siding options, color choices, and door/window configurations.
- Budget-friendly: More affordable than on-site constructed shed, with flexible financing options available.
- Quick turnaround: With 500+ pre-built storage sheds already in stock and ready for delivery, we can have your structure en route ASAP!
- Quality guaranteed: Keen’s Buildings offers a 10-year paint warranty and a 25-year overall warranty. Your satisfaction matters to us!
Customization Options for 10×12 Storage Sheds
When you purchase a portable storage building from Keen’s Buildings, you are receiving an expertly constructed shed with an extensive list of customizability options. Our structures are designed to exceed your expectations and serve all of your needs.
Our 10×12 metal storage sheds come with:
- Your choice of 2×4 yellow pine wood or a c-channel steel frame
- 2×6 floor joists on 16” centers
- 4×6 pressure-treated skids
- ¾” pressure treated flooring
- Screws to attach floor on select models. Ask a sales rep if this option is available for you
- Variety of metal and wood siding options (including aluminum, T1-11 wood siding, hardi-plank, vinyl, and steel)
Learn more about our siding options:
Featuring a natural, wood-grained look, this siding option helps you achieve a more traditional aesthetic. Although metal and vinyl siding is more often used in contemporary projects, T1-11 wood siding is still a popular choice for a more natural finish.
Looking for an eco-friendly alternative to wood siding? Hardi-Plank helps you take your sustainable structure to the next level. Although it closely resembles wood, it is a composite material made of fiber cement.
- 29-Gauge Steel Panels:
This is possibly the most secure and sturdy siding material of them all. Our thick, 29-gauge steel siding panels protect your portable storage building against dents, scuffs, scratches, and weathering. Wind load certified and extremely durable, this heavy-duty siding will last a lifetime.
Our vinyl siding is installed over an oriented strand board (OSB) for superior strength and endurance. One of our more affordable yet also customizable options, it’s popular for being low-maintenance.
How to Layout Your 10×12 Storage Shed
With over 100 square feet of storage space, the possibilities can seem endless when it comes to figuring out how to organize your storage shed. Take advantage of all of your shed’s features, such as overhead lofted storage and wall shelving, to maximize the capacity of your portable storage building.
Some ideas for storage and organization include:
- Add tool hooks & hangers: Rakes, plows, shovels, and other long gardening tools can be stored on the wall for safe and easy accessibility. Simply mount a cantilever tool rack to one of the shed walls, and your more heavy-duty equipment will be kept secure and out of the way. Vinyl-coated utility hooks also provide a more compact way to hang up oversized items. With a weight capacity of up to 75 lbs on most tool hooks, you can easily rely on this wall-mounted organization solution.
- Install wall shelving: Your tool chest, larger power tools, and boxes will require shelving for storage. Rather than adding more load to your pressure-treated floors, opt for wall-mounted shelving. Floating shelves are a great way to leave some surface area, while also keeping your most important equipment at eye level. If you’re utilizing your 10×12 shed as a workshop, you’ll still have plenty of free room for a workbench.
- Effectively utilize surface area: Now, you can effectively utilize your 10×12 shed’s ample floor area for larger items like bicycles, dirt bikes, ATVs, lawnmowers, kayaks, and other paraphernalia. Need to maximize your square footage without sacrificing footprint? With a gambrel-style shed, you have plenty of room for overhead storage, so you can add a loft with ladder access for that less frequently used equipment you’d still like to hold onto.
10×12 Storage Shed Uses & Ideas
Our 10×12 storage sheds provide unparalleled versatility. On the one hand, they can serve as a storage space for all of your important tools, gardening equipment, and similar essentials. On the other, they can also be converted into an area for recreational use – whether it be a hobby farm, home office, man cave, she shed, or even just a private escape.
- Garden Tool Storage:
Taking some inspiration from our aforementioned organization solutions, a 10×12 shed can easily be used as a storage space for your gardening tools such as shovels, plows, rakes, pots, fertilizer, and more. Utilize wall-mounted hooks and hangers as a place to keep this equipment. Set up a small workbench, and you can also use it as a space for potting or trimming your favorite plants.
- Chicken Coop:
Protect your precious livestock from natural predators with a secure, insulated 10×12 shed. Convert your portable storage building into a chicken coop by covering the floors in hay, installing roosting bars and nesting boxes, and placing chicken wire over openings such as windows. You’ll even have enough room for a small incubator! Make sure to elevate your shed onto cement blocks so as to prevent pests and predators from entering underneath the floor and to enhance drainage/airflow.
- Animal Shelter:
Whether you’re running a doggy day care, are an animal enthusiast, or love to foster pets, you need a shelter for your furry friends. Utilize wall shelving to hold smaller critters in tanks or cages, such as hamsters, guinea pigs, or lizards. Or, you can turn your entire 10×12 shed into a dog kennel and give Fido a home of his own, complete with a small dog run around the perimeter.
- Small Office Space:
In an increasingly work-from-home world, having a dedicated home office is more important than ever. Create a sense of separation by setting up an office space in your backyard with a portable storage building. Review the permit requirements of your local housing authority and consult with a contractor to configure electrical hookups. From there, you’re ready to conduct business out of your backyard shed! It can also be used as inventory storage for your retail business.
- Hobby Space:
By adding doors and windows to your 10×12 storage shed, the abundance of natural light suddenly makes it seem like the perfect spot for arts and crafts. Create an artist’s studio with easels, a potter’s wheel, and a sculpting station. You can even use the walls of your portable storage building to display your completed works. You can also set up a small desk and turn it into a writer’s retreat.
- …and much more!
10×12 Storage Shed Pricing
There are a number of factors that contribute to the cost of your 10×12 storage shed. The materials you select will be the largest contributor, with finishes like vinyl leaning on the more affordable side and steel leaning on the more expensive side. Roof type also plays a large role, with traditional, A-frame, and boxed eave roofs serving as a more midrange option. Meanwhile, gambrel-style roofs and vertical roof panels typically cost more.
Based on these factors and more, the general pricing for a 10×12 storage shed starts at $3590 for a standard unit. For an entirely custom structure, this price will differ.
Financing Your Shed with Keen’s Buildings
We offer some of the friendliest and most flexible financing options in the industry. Just fill out our simple General Financing Application and we’ll help you work out a payment plan that best fits within your budget. Based on your financial situation, you’ll either be eligible for our Rent-to-Own program or zero-down financing.
Learn more about our financing options below.
Our rent-to-own program requires NO credit check. Simply fill out our rent-to-own application and an Account Specialist will be in contact to work out the best monthly payment plan for your needs. This is a great way to work up to owning your storage shed if you’re on a budget. At any point, you can pay off the remaining balance and call it your own! Or, perhaps you’re not ready for the immediate commitment of owning a storage shed. In that case, rent-to-own is perfect for you. All it takes is a one-time deposit, and then you have time to adapt to your new storage shed lifestyle.
We also offer easy, zero-down financing for up to $100,000 with same-day approval. Know which portable storage building you want and are ready to take the next step? If you meet the requirements, our dealer will connect you with a lender that best suits your needs. This process guarantees low monthly payments that will then give you the added benefit of proudly owning your storage shed. Fill out our General Financing Application to get started.
Why Choose Keen’s Buildings for Your 10×12 Shed?
With more than 20 years of experience designing top-tier portable storage buildings, it’s no wonder customers rely on Keen’s Buildings time and time again for their shed needs. Our knowledgeable sales staff is always available to answer any questions and help you design the storage shed of your dreams. Each member of our team is highly qualified to configure a custom metal shed for your space.
Furthermore, our established in-house financing programs make portable storage buildings more accessible for everyone. With options for zero-down financing and rent-to-own with NO credit check, we eliminate the worry that comes with making a large purchase.
Beyond that, you will be the proud owner of an expert-engineered metal storage building that is wind load approved, blocked and anchored to code, and delivered pre-built right to your home. We offer more than 40 sizes for you to choose from – so no matter how your needs change throughout your lifetime, Keen’s Buildings has got your back!
10×12 Storage Shed FAQs
New to the process of purchasing a storage shed? We tackle some of our customers’ most frequently asked questions.
1. Are there any size limits to your storage sheds?
We offer a wide array of shed sizes, starting as small as 8×6 and even going as large as 24×30. Although construction and delivery logistics vary on larger shed sizes, we cover almost any size you might need.
2. What if I want to expand my storage shed later?
If you’re ready for more storage space, simply trade in your existing shed, and we will buy it back from you. You can then use the trade-in cash to purchase a larger storage shed.
3. Does Keen’s offer a relocation service?
Yes, we can help you relocate your storage shed to a new property within a designated area. Pricing for this service varies by mileage, starting at $300.
4. How are the wind and snow load ratings on your structures?
Our structures are in compliance with local wind load and snow load regulations. They are wind load rated for gusts up to 160 mph.
5. Can I pick what color I want my 10×12 storage shed to be?
Certainly! We offer 16 great colors for your portable storage buildings, which you can view on our Color Chart.