What to Know When Purchasing a Cook Building


So you’ve made the decision to purchase a Cook Portable Warehouse to meet your storage needs.

The Cook Difference, with our quality materials from roof to floor, flexible buying programs including Rent to Own, Trade-Up and Pre-Owned and low price guarantee, means you made a smart decision.

Three-fourths of our customers take advantage of monthly payments through our Rent to Own program. Pre-Owned sheds provide the best value with the same warranties as a new building. Customers can also upgrade the size of a shed through the Trade-Up program if needs change in the future.

So, what’s next? Well here is everything you need to know about the journey from deciding to purchase a building to having it in your backyard, in just 7-10 working days from the date your order is received by our corporate office.


Design your perfect shed; choose from styles including barn, garden shed and utility buildings, then pick the color, size and other features, including windows, shutters and flower box, to really make your Cook warehouse your own.


Our dedicated customer support representatives will call you within 1-2 business days to confirm the specifications you selected. Our customer support staff members are available from the moment you start the shed buying process and years into the future.


We will then begin constructing your specialized unit within 3 working days. The construction process is typically complete in about 2 days.

Our experienced professionals and their skilled, craftsmanship ensures you will receive a high-quality and professional grade structure.

Every portable shed are all constructed in a Cook quality-controlled environment so you know each and every one is up to our strict standards.


After the structure is complete, our fleet department will contact you to schedule the delivery date. We work hard to find a time that works with your schedule.  Keep in mind the person whose name is on the purchase form must be there to accept delivery of the shed.

An important thing to remember is our trucks need clear access to the delivery location. Another offering that differentiates Cook from other portable shed companies is that we offer free site checks to any potential customer.

This means if you have concerns that your location might not be right for a Cook shed, we will have a driver come by and make sure a delivery is possible. These checks are available at no cost and will not impact your daily schedule. To schedule one, call 1-800-772-7883 or email support@cookstuff.com.


A Cook customer support representative will contact you 3-4 days following the delivery to make sure you are happy with the product and the entire buying procedure. Our representatives will be available if you have any other questions or want to take advantage of our Trade-Up program.

Our low price guarantee says that if you find a shed with the same features at a lower price within 6 months from the date of your purchase, we will refund half of the purchase price.

Ready to get started and learn more about the Cook Difference? Start by checking out different styles and selecting one that is perfect for your needs!  For more information, download your free buying guide below!