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The Tool Tidy is ideal for fitting neatly to the side of your property or in smaller gardens. A compact design, this is a handy storage solution which is ideal to house your garden tools, lawnmower and other garden accessories. Lockable doors feature as standard along with the option of having the doors on the high side or low side depending on your storage requirements.
Choice of Timber Cladding
The Fort Tool Tidy is constructed using quality materials to provide a strong and robust storage unit at a competitive price. Cladding on the Tool Tidy is 12mm deal cladding, which is pre-treated with a high quality, water-based wood preserver inside and out.
The Tool Tidy is supplied as standard with a Green or Red colour mineral felt.
Ledged and Braced Doors with Lock and Key
Strong, secure and built to last with heavy duty zinc door hinges, zinc turn buttons, chrome hook and eye and a chrome door handle.
Framework throughout this model is 38mm x 50mm
Under 2.5m Height
All models are under 2.5m in height, so planning permission is rarely required.
12-Month Workmanship Guarantee
All buildings are fully guaranteed to be free from defects and faulty installation for a period of 12 months.
|Width||Front Height||Rear Height||Door|
|4ft (1.20m)||1.61m||1.71m||1.46m x 0.98m
Double Door on 4ft model
|6ft (1.80m)||1.46m x 1.32m
Double Doors on 6ft and 8ft model
Installation by our own skilled fitters onto a suitably prepared base (not included).
Pressure treated, rot-proof floor bearers create an air-gap between your building and the floor, helping to prevent damp from the ground getting to the building.
You have the option to position the doors on the high or low side of your tool tidy, depending on your storage requirements.
Range of Sizes
We have a great choice of sizes available - making sure we have the perfect building for your property!
Customise your building with a range of eye catching colours.
The Tool Tidy comes as standard with doors in the lower, front face as shown in other pictures in this gallery.
However, if you wish you can have it as shown in the picture here, with the doors in the high side. Remember to ask us to mark this optional, no-cost, change on your order form.
This is the standard external tongued and grooved cladding used on all of our Fort sheds, summerhouses and playhouses. The finished thickness after machining is 12mm. It is treated with a good quality preservative prior to leaving the factory but we do recommend that you re-coat within a few months and preferably in the late autumn each year. You can purchase the appropriate timber treatment from us if you wish.
Shown here on one of our summerhouses, this building has been painted with 'swiss blue' and white. If you choose a paint finish then you can have a maximum of two colours, generally used so that the highlights are one colour and the main body of the building another.
The paint is applied at the factory after the building has been preservative treated and therefore requires a couple of extra weeks on top of the normal delivery time. This means that the internal finish is the normal preservative colour rather than the external colour.
With 12 colours to choose from the possibilities are ( almost ) endless !
GBC have branches all over the country displaying our buildings and offering help and advice to our customers.
Established in 1986, we are real people with our feet on the ground and with a real investment in and commitment to our buildings.
We are not an anonymous internet site.
Please give us the opportunity to assist you in buying the building of your choice ... contact us by freephone, email, our live website chat or call our branches direct. You will find all of these contact opportunities in this website. We look forward to speaking to you
We take pride in making sure that your building will arrive in perfect condition - that is why we use our own team of drivers and fitters. As with all of our garden buildings, we like to provide our customers with a suitable delivery time. We always give good notice of our arrival date allowing you to be sure it is the right time for you. We always appreciate any helpful information regarding access to your pre-prepared base area, plus any details you may need to share with us about reaching you - so that the delivery process can run as smoothly as possible.
Our Fort Original Sheds all come with optional installation. If you are thinking about having your garden shed installed by our skilled team of fitters, please be aware that you will need to have a good, strong, level base, pre-prepared prior to your delivery date. We would normally recommend a base constructed from either slabs, concrete or heavy duty decking. We will always confirm these details with you at point of order and we will provide you with base plans if needed. These measures ensure that no detail is left out - ensuring that your garden shed will be both delivered and installed without any inconvenience.
Our delivery times can vary from season to season, but typically, you should expect to receive your building around 3-4 weeks from when you order. All of our buildings are made to order, so during the busy spring to summer seasons, this may increase to 6-10 weeks dependent on the building that you have purchased. Please feel free to contact us on 0800 999 0123 to check our current delivery times.