My husband, Jeff, built me this potting shed for my birthday four years ago. It is perfect. It holds everything I need for gardening and has a sitting area and potting bench.
Ninety percent of the energy it takes to wash clothes is used to heat water. If you wash in cold water, you could save $40 per year if you have an electric water heater and $30 annually if you have one powered by natural gas.
Source: U.S. Dept. of Energy