SHED IMPROVEMENT HOW TOO''-7" wall height - This is the most cost effective wall height because it saves on material and allows the home built shed door to be on the front or back walls.
Home Built Doors - 5'' tall home built double doors or 4'' tall end door.
2 Foundations - Skid, concrete slab.
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Optional Side and Rear Door Plans are Included
6x8 Lean To Shed Floor Plan
Sample of our 6x8 storage shed plans:
6x8 Lean To Shed Plans Include The Following:
Alternalte Options: The shed plans have alternate drawings for the door on the end or sides.
Materials List: Included is a complete materials list that is broken down by parts of the shed.
2 Foundations: There are different foundations are included in the plans; Wood skid, Concrete slab.
Floor: 2x6 floor joists with 3/4" floor sheathing.
Walls Framing: 2x4 framing at 16" on center with a double top plate, just like a home is framed.
Wall Height: The shed wall height is 6''s to build the trusses. It is sheeted with 1/2" O.S.B. The plans give you the dimensions and cut angles so you can build the roof rafters on the ground and then put them up on the top plates.
Roof Pitch: 4/12, this means that for every 4 inches of rise there is 12 inches of run horizontally.
Roof Overhang: 4" on the sides and 1" on the front and back.
Roofing: 25 year asphalt shingles
Trim: 1x4 and 1x6 wood, masonite or cement trim materials are used to finish the corners, roof eves and facia, and door.
Floor Load: 50 pounds per square foot for framed floors. You don't want your shed floor to feel spongy.
Roof Snow Load: 40 pounds per square foot. This is more than adequate for most areas. If you live in an area with a high snow load you should check with your local building department for your local snow load. Contact us and we can specify stronger roof framing.