Exercise restraint -“You can have almost anything in a garden that has crisp, clean hardscaping,” Cobbs says. They created 24-inch-high planting beds out of food-safe Cor-ten steel. Decomposed granite forms the paths.
South-facing windows to take advantage of solar gain; the roof’s overhang shades the windows in summer. All of the glazing in the shed came from old sliding glass doors. (...) built their backyard shed to grow annuals, propagate perennials and store pots after they had collected enough salvaged sliding glass doors for all the doors and windows they planned to include. They laid down a gravel floor and included grow lights and a heater.