Lifetime Plastic Sheds: 5 Best Heavy Duty Plastic Sheds

When considering outdoor storage solutions, think about durability and minimal maintenance. Heavy-duty plastic sheds beat wood and metal ones because they’re tough and need almost no upkeep. If you’re planning to get one, check out our premier range of Lifetime plastic sheds below.

Why Lifetime Plastic Sheds?

Investing in a plastic shed comes with promising advantages, primarily its maintenance-free nature. Unlike wood and metal, this material sidesteps issues of corrosion, rot, and warping. Maintenance is hassle-free, requiring only occasional cleaning.

When it comes to the structure, these sheds go beyond basic resilience – despite being “plastic”. To start, they’re treated to withstand harsh UV rays and reinforced with steel frameworks. The contemporary use of HDPE and PVC vinyl plastics also grants further durability. Plastic sheds boast watertight, weatherproof, and UV-resistant qualities, to add. Overall, these features make them impervious to the UK’s diverse weather conditions.

Plastic storage looks good and fits well in gardens. They have nice, modern designs that easily match any garden style. Other features include plastic walls, slanted roofs, and built-in spots for shed padlocks.

See the top plastic sheds in our latest Lifetime collection, highlighting their designs:

1. Lifetime 15ftx8ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed

Lifetime 15ftx8ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed
Lifetime 15ftx8ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed

There are many things you can use plastic sheds for. This unit, in particular, can give you the advantage of either storage space or use as a workshop building. With its 15 x 8 size, this Lifetime shed is robust and offers enough space to move around inside.

The structure is also more eco-friendly than most plastics. It doesn’t emit harmful emissions or leak toxic chemicals during production. The material also ensures that the crisp exterior will not crack, peel, or chip under harsh sunlight. And the credit goes to the high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plastic build.

Another key factor of this unit is the powder-coated steel bracing. This coating ensures the building is resistant to wear and tear, rust, and corrosion. Meanwhile, the dual-wall structure uses steel reinforcements throughout. This presents added strength to the overall structure. 

But there’s more — it’s combined with special touches, such as the choice of an arched double or single door. With this option, you can tailor your plastic shed to your specific needs. As for the core interior features, it includes shelving units and peg strips. These help you achieve a streamlined shed organisation for your tools.

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2. Lifetime 12.5ftx8ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed

Lifetime 12.5ftx8ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed
Lifetime 12.5ftx8ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed

This classic and stylish Lifestyle shed offers a hassle-free storage solution. The exterior complements any garden setting with flattering, timeless neutral colours. It’s 12.5 ft. x 8 ft., big enough to accommodate your storage needs, including garden furniture. Storage isn’t a problem as this unit comes with two shelves and six wall hooks you can install yourself. 

Using HDPE and powder-coated steel reinforcements, this plastic shed is built to last. It’s UV-protected, ensuring the structure won’t fade or crack.

Air circulation is crucial to prevent overheating in summer or shed condensation. With the included vents, airflow is guaranteed to provide constant fresh air. The apex roof also offers extra headroom for a spacious interior. Meanwhile, the generous floor space lets you store large items inside it easily.

In addition to looking picture-perfect, the lockable doors are sturdy and secure. They come with a robust lock, ensuring the safety of your outdoor belongings. Tip: Pair it with the BillyOh Deluxe Padlock and Hasp for ultimate security.

For a low price, you won’t find better value for money!

3. Lifetime 8ftx10ft Special Edition Heavy Duty Plastic Shed

Lifetime 8ftx10ft Special Edition Heavy Duty Plastic Shed
Lifetime 8ftx10ft Special Edition Heavy Duty Plastic Shed

This Lifetime special edition could be the solution to your humble garden! Despite its small size, it’s known for its robustness and moisture resistance. The HDPE material makes it lightweight while maintaining superior strength and durability. Even better, it’s 100% recyclable, which means it’s environmentally friendly.

The high-density polyethene material used includes premiere UV inhibitors. This unique feature ensures the shed is heat resistant during an extended exposure to UV. Moreover, the powder-coated finish makes it resistant to scratches and wear and tear. Powder-coating prevents rusting and corrosion and protects steel parts from UV damage.

Using an apex roof gives it extra height in the centre, meaning you can stand up without crouching. Its sloping design also means that water can run down with ease. This, in turn, helps prevent water from settling on top after heavy rainfall.

The wide-opening double doors are fitted with a unique button catch opening mechanism. Afford yourself extra security with the lockable hinged doors. Plus, the screened vents at the front and rear allow a constant airflow, preventing mildew. Be sure not to overlook the impressive full-length roof ridge skylight! This addition brings in natural light, creating a welcoming atmosphere.

4. Lifetime 8ftx5ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed

Lifetime 8ftx5ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed
Lifetime 8ftx5ft Heavy Duty Plastic Shed

Perfect for smaller gardens, this small plastic shed features an apex room. A picture-perfect design, the cream and grey exterior complements any garden. The highlight of this unit is the skylight feature. It improves the internal light through the natural lighting flooding in from above.

The shape of the roof (an apex design) allows for extra head height when you stand within it. Plus, the double doors provide a practical entrance to the shed. With these, you can store your gardening tools with ease.

This unit is manufactured from high-density polyethene with heavy-duty, powder-coated steel reinforcements. The longevity of this shed comes from the HDPE that it’s made up of. This plastic is strong and resistant to mould, mildew, and rotting, allowing it to stand the test of time. It’s a worthwhile investment for your outdoor storage needs and gardening endeavours!

5. Lifetime 6ftx3.5ft Heavy Duty Horizontal Storage Plastic Shed

Lifetime 6ftx3.5ft Heavy Duty Horizontal Storage Plastic Shed
Lifetime 6ftx3.5ft Heavy Duty Horizontal Storage Plastic Shed

If your garden can’t fit even a small garden shed but wants more than a storage bin, then this one might work for you! It’s a curved roof garden storage unit made from high-density polyethylene.

With heavy-duty, powder-coated steel reinforcements, it makes an ideal storage solution. This storage box is also designed with a controlled spring hinge to keep the lid open. It falls flat when closed, keeping the contents dry.

The wide double-hinged doors make rolling items in or out simple. It has an easy-opening lid and a sloped threshold, and it opens from the top/front. For security and added peace of mind, the lid is lockable. Add a shed padlock to secure the box and store your possessions safely inside.

Suitable for use as a wheelie bin store, it can keep bins out of sight or double as a log store. Free up some space in your yard or even in the garage from rubbish with this multi-purpose storage unit.

Like with the rest of our Lifetime shed collection, this unit can withstand the elements. It’s resistant to fading, cracking, and peeling – extending its lifespan.

Why Invest From Us?

Garden Buildings Direct devote time and effort to making great outdoor buildings. Our Lifetime heavy-duty plastic garden sheds are no exception. A minimum warranty period of 5 to 10 years is offered in most units and easy assembly. What’s more, fast and FREE UK delivery to most of the mainland. Place your order today or click the button below:

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