What is an Online 3D Builder?

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BUYING A SHED HAS NEVER BEEN THIS FUN!

You’ve likely heard of the new generation online 3D builders, which are taking over the typical means of shed shopping. What’s all the fuss about?

Using an online 3D builder might sound risky because you might wonder if the building you are purchasing is going to meet with your needs. With the new technology available in the Colorado Sheds 3D builder, we can make sure you have everything needed to make sure you design will fit your requirements.

Another worry in our mind might be, “Am I going to be able to use an online 3D shed builder?” Yes, you can! Please keep reading to find out how simple and easy it is to use our online 3D builder.

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How to use an Online 3D Builder?

In this section, we will demonstrate how to use an online 3d builder from scratch! At the end of this article, you will say, “Oh, it wasn’t that hard as I thought!” and will be able to use an online 3d builder like nothing!

15 easy steps and you’re there! No fuss, no time wasting, just design your dream shed and enjoy the process!

Watch the video tutorial, or read on!

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1. Open the CSC 3D Shed Builder.

You can find the “3D Shed Builder” on the very right side of the header of the website. If you click on that link, it will take you to our Online 3D Shed Builder application. Once you click on it, it will redirect you to a new page. That page’s URL starts with “app.coloradosheds.com“. That means you are at the right place to begin building your dream shed!

2. Choose your shed style.

Once you are inside the 3D Shed builder application, you can select the style of your shed. Here is a list of the available styles that we manufacture:

  • Gable Style
  • Gable XL Style
  • Barn Style
  • Barn XL Style
  • Tackroom Style
  • Studio Style

Choose the style that you like!

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3. Choose your size.

You can choose your structure’s size on this page. It might be looking confusing for the first time, but it will get way too easy to use once you realize that you can actually filter the sizes.

Using the size filters as you looking for the sizes would demonstrate the options for you and only display the sizes that you are looking for.

4. Confirm the floor plan.

Once you have selected your shed’s style and size, you will arrive to 3D view of the online shed builder. 

On the left menu, you will see “How Big Should My Shed Be” option. Click on it to see the floor plan of your shed.

Not just a blank floor plan, you can use the bottom menu containing images of objects such as ATV, bed, bike, computer table, sofa, and other items you may want to store inside the shed.

This option allows you to see if you can fit the things you are planning to keep inside your shed.

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5. Choose your siding options.

On the left menu, you will see “Siding Options” option. Click on it to see the siding material and color options.

You can find “Siding Materials” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to select what kind of siding material you want to use. Here is a list of the available siding materials that we provide:

  • Unpainted Duratemp Siding
  • Painting Duratemp Siding
  • T1-11 Siding (Unstained)
  • Metal Siding
  • Board & Batten w/ Stain
  • Log Siding w/ Stain
  • Painted Duratemp Siding w/ Cedar Trim

Choose the siding material that you like!

6. Choose your trim options.

On the left menu, you will see “Trim Options” option. Click on it to see the trim material and color options.

You can find “Trim Materials” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to select what kind of trim material and color you want to use. Here is a list of the available siding materials that we provide:

  • Finished Cedar Trim
  • Unfinished Cedar Trim

Choose the trim material and color that you like!

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7. Choose your roof options.

On the left menu, you will see “Roof Options” option. Click on it to see the roof material and color options.

You can find “Roof Materials” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to select what kind of roof material and color you want to use. Here is a list of the available roof materials that we provide:

  • Metal Roof
  • Architectural Shingle Roof

Choose the roof material and color that you like!

8. Choose your door options. (Required)*

On the left menu, you will see “Door Options” option. Click on it to see the door material and type options.

You can find “Door Materials” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to filter what kind of door material and type you want to use. Here is a list of the available door materials that we provide:

  • Fiberglass
  • Steel
  • Wood

Choose the door material and type that you like!

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9. Choose your window options.

On the left menu, you will see “Window Options” option. Click on it to see the door material and type options.

You can find “Window Materials” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to filter what kind of window material and type you want to use. Here is a list of the available window materials that we provide:

  • Aluminum
  • Vinyl
  • Wood

Choose the window material and type that you like!

10. Choose if you want to add a porch.

On the left menu, you will see “Porch Options” option. Click on it to see the available porch options.

You can find “Additional Porch Materials” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to add or remove a “Deck” to your shed. 

Additional porch options will not be shown in the in the 3D builder, but it will be included.

Choose if you would like to add a porch or deck to your shed!

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11. Choose if you want to add shelves.

On the left menu, you will see “Interior Options” option. Click on it to see the available interior options.

You can find “Interior Options” such as shelves and more on the bottom part of the application. It will allow you to add or remove a “Shelf” to your shed. 

Choose if you would like to add a shelf to your shed!

12. Choose if you want to add shutters or flower boxes.

On the left menu, you will see “Exterior Options” option. Click on it to see the available exterior options.

You can find “Exterior Options” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to filter what kind of exterior options want to include. Here is a list of the available exterior options that we provide:

  • Shutter Set
  • Flower Box

Choose the exterior options that you like!

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13. Choose if you want to add insulation to your shed.

On the left menu, you will see “Insulation Options” option. Click on it to see the available insulation options.

You can find “Insulation Options” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to choose what kind of insulation options you want to include. 

At the moment we only provide R16 Floor Insulation.

14. Choose if you want to add any structural options to your shed.

On the left menu, you will see “Structural Options” option. Click on it to see the available structural options.

You can find “Structural Options” on the bottom left of the application. It will allow you to choose what kind of structural options you want to include. 

At the moment we only provide 12″ OC Floor Joists.

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15. Save and send the quote request!

Once you are done by designing your shed, you want to click “Save” and then follow up by clicking “Next” icon. 

This step will send you an email including the details of your shed building.

16. You will receive a quote by email.

Once you complete the fifteenth step, you will see a “Success” message on the website and send you a quote email.

Once you have the email, you can always go back to that email and view your free quote.

This step will send you an email including the free quote for the shed.

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READY FOR YOUR PERSONALIZED QUOTE?

Well, what are you waiting for? Let’s get started on your perfect shed.

The link that has been sent your email includes your quote. You can go back to your email and check the quote anytime.

 

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