FREE - How To Build A Shed eBook included with every shed plans purchase.
Cost Effective - Our shed plans are designed to make your shed simple and inexpensive to build.
Easy To Build From - Professionally drawn with step by step instructions to show both an old pro or a first time framer how to build a shed. (see the plans example below).
Start Now - Instant download - The shed plans are emailed to you when you purchase so you can start immediately. We use the free PDF file format so you can print them on your home printer or we can postal mail them to you.
Materials List - Easily get bids and use the list numbering system to know what part goes where.
7'-7" wall height - Ther short wall is 7'-7" and the front wall is 10'-1 3/4" tall.
2 Foundations - May be built with a wood floor using wood skids or on a concrete slab.
Door Details - The doors may be installed on any of the shed walls. Wall framing plans are included to show how to frame the door openings on the tall wall, short wall or end walls.
Alternalte Options: There are four door options to build the 16x20 shed with the double doors on any of the 4 shed walls.
Materials List:The 16x20 lean to shed plans come with a complete materials list that is broken down by parts of the shed.
2 Foundations: There are 2 different foundations are included in the plans; 6x6 Wood skid and Concrete slab.
Floor: 2x6 floor joists with 3/4" floor sheathing when the skid foundation is used.
Walls Framing: 2x4 framing at 16" on center with a double top plate, just like a home is framed.
Wall Height: The short wall shed wall height is 7'-7" and 10' 2 1 /2" for the tall wall.
Door: The shed plans show how to frame openings for 6068 double doors.
Siding: T1-11 siding or installing O.S.B. and other sidings like vinyl or stucco.
Roof: The roof is designed using 2x10 I joists to span the 16' roof. The roof overhangs are 6" on each side.
Roof Pitch: 2/12, this means that for every 2 inches of rise there is 12 inches of run horizontally.
Roof Overhang: 12" on all sides of the shed.
Roofing: 25 year asphalt shingles or wood shakes.
Trim: 1x4 vinyl, masonite or cement trim materials are used to finish the corners, roof eves and facia.
Floor Load: 50 pounds per square foot for framed floors. This is the same floor load rating used in building homes.
Roof Snow Load: The roof load varies depending on your regional weather conditions. Check with your local building department or truss plant for your local snow load.