The Complete Post & Beam Building Plans & Buyer’s Guide


The Complete Post & Beam Building Plans & Buyer’s Guide


Now you can build your own Post & Beam Buildings ranging in size from 6′ x 8′ to 12′ x 24′ and any size in between!

Introducing… The Complete Post & Beam Building Plans & Buyer’s Guide

– Over 110 pages!
– Actual Construction Pictures of every step.
– Based on over 30 years of shed construction.
– Build buildings from 6′ x 8′ to 12′ x 24′ or larger using these methods!
– Advice and guidance on what specific materials to use to make your shed just right.
– Smell the wood interior
– Enjoy the nice finished look inside
– Rugged full dimension lumber
– Simple to build with step by step instructions

Post and beam sheds are expensive. A well built standard 10′ x 12′ shed kit is around $2500 to $3000.

If you are going to have it built for you, it will cost several hundred more. A decent sized custom built shed can run upwards of $5000 depending on the siding, windows, doors, trim, roof, etc…

It was written based on over 30 years of shed and barn construction.

This is not just a set of blueprints or drawings and a stock list. You will get solid advice on what materials to use depending on the purpose of your building and actual photos of every step from foundation to exterior trim.


Table of Contents

– Introduction
– Tools Needed
– What size building should you build?
– Building Specifics
– Foundation
– Stock list and figuring cuts for a custom sized building
– Cutting posts (4″ x 4″ and 4″ x 5″ lumber)
– Frame Stock Summary
– Board and batten siding
– How to notch a post
– Assembly

  1. Floor frame
  2. Post & Beam Frame
  3. Framing Door(s)
  4. Framing Window(s)
  5. Rafters (roof frame)
  6. Figuring out rafter cuts
  7. How to layout a 10 pitch building cut rafter
  8. Building cut rafter detail
  9. Angle Braces
  10. Boarding
  11. Roof Sheathing
  12. Trim – Corner Boards and Fascia
  13. Trim – rake boards and louvers
  14. Windows and doors
  15. Battens
  16. Shed Door Ramp
  17. Window box and shutters

– Finished buildings
– Larger post and beam buildings
– Conclusion

Build your new storage shed, backyard getaway, pool cabana, cottage, camp, hobby barn, workshop, motorcycle shed, home office or even attach it to another building as an addition.

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The Complete Post & Beam Building Plans & Buyer’s Guide