Continuing the tradition of constructing artful accessory buildings in Florida

Home Offices/ Studios

Want to reduce operating costs, eliminate commuting time and expenses, and have a more flexible work schedule? A Historic Shed™ outbuilding can create a perfect Home Office or creative Art Studio.

Detached Home Office
Home Office Shed

There are many benefits to working from a home office or art studio including reduced operating costs, eliminating commuting time and expenses, flexible scheduling and overall convenience.  However, setting up a home office on the dining room table or in a spare bedroom can create clutter and be filled with household distractions. A Historic Shed Home Office allows you you eliminate the difficulties and distractions of working from home while enjoying all the benefits in a private setting. Our most popular design is a 10’x14′ Home Office with a pair of single light wood French doors and a single window on one end, starting at $8,620 for the shell with unfinished interior. Interior finishing costs depends on your choice of drywall or wood, with our traditional interior trim work. Other sizes and options can be adapted from our standard Gable Sheds and Hipped Sheds, which can be delivered with either a finished or unfinished interior.  This design can be adapted to suit your individual working needs as well as to complement the architecture of your property. Call us to discuss your shedworking needs and we can create a custom design for your home office shedworking needs.

Select plans for Historic Shed outbuildings are available at: http://www.houseplans.com/exclusive/historic-shed. Additional plans will be added soon.

Home Office Highlights

Archives Shed for an 1880s Property

Archives Shed for an 1880s Property

While every historic house that we design a shed for is unique, some places have an exceptional story that sets them apart from the rest. This is true of a property settled in the 1880s Florida wilderness where we installed a 12’x14′ shed in November that will serve as archives storage. The site is listed…

Studio Shed in St. Petersburg

Studio Shed in St. Petersburg

A recent Historic Shed project was designed for the owner to use as a watercolor painting studio. At 10’x10′, the shed did not require a building permit in the City of St. Petersburg. The studio shed incorporates a door that the owner had saved from the main house many years before. Termites has done extensive…

A Shed as a Home Office

A Shed as a Home Office

We think sheds make the perfect home office, but it isn’t an overly common phenomenon among US workers. However, in the UK, there is a daily blog dedicated to those who work out of an outbuilding at home. From shepherd’s huts to ultramodern designs, check out the Shedworking blog, the self-proclaimed Lifestyle Guide for Shedworkers to…

Sarasota Artist Studio Shed

Sarasota Artist Studio Shed

We have found that Florida artists love our Historic Shed outbuildings for studios. Inspired by the Sunny Artist Studio Shed, an artist in Sarasota contacted us to build a similarly styled shed for their back yard painting studio. Double French doors at the end of the new path make for an inviting studio full of…

Artists Shed in Citrus County

Artists Shed in Citrus County

Every time we are approached by an artist in need of a studio, we end up with a unique shed design that is worthy of showing off. In this case, a local artist in Citrus County requested a fairly large 14’x16′ shed with lots of windows. The design has great balance, is filled with light and looks…

A Shed for a Florida Artist

A Shed for a Florida Artist

Historic Shed was contacted by an artist in Ormond Beach, Florida to design and build a unique shed to be used as an art studio.  The studio shed incorporates a salvaged wood door with sidelights, a dutch door and lots of windows. To top it off, it has a fun color scheme, perfect for the…

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