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10×10 Barn Shed Plans | Free PDF Download

10×10 barn shed plans, plans include a free PDF download, material list, measurements, and drawings.

10×10 Barn Shed Plans – Overview

10×10 Barn Shed Plans – Material List

Shopping List

Shopping List

A shopping list is included. Since lumber can be purchased in different sizes the shopping list will vary. Study the cut list to see what will work best for you.

(material for door/window not included)

Floor

  • 11 – 2×6 – pressure treated -10′
  • 3 – 4×4 – pressure treated – 10′
  • 4 – 3/4″ tongue and groove plywood – 4’x8′ sheet

Walls

  • 12 – 2×4 – 10′
  • 44 – 2×4 – 8′

Truss/Rafters

  • 22 – 2×6 – 10′
  • 2 – 1/2″ plywood – 4’x8′ sheet

Siding

  • 15 – t1-11 exterior siding – 4’x8′ sheet
  • 6 – 2×4 – 8′

Roof

  • 7 – 2×4 – 8′
  • 7 – 1/2″ plywood –4’x8′ sheet

Trim

  • 13 – 1×4 – 8′

Hardware

  • 3 1/2″ galvanized nails

  • 2″ galvanized nails

  • 2″ deck screws

  • 2″ galvanized finishing nails

  • shingles

  • roofing felt

  • drip edge

  • roof tacks

  • roofing staples

Cutting List

Cutting List

(material for door/window not included)

Floor

  • 2 – 2×6 – pressure treated -10′
  • 9 – 2×6 – pressure treated – 9′ 9″
  • 3 – 4×4 – pressure treated – 10′
  • 4 – 3/4″ tongue and groove plywood – 4’x8′ sheet (cut to size)

Walls

  • 6 – 2×4 – 10′
  • 6 – 2×4 – 9′ 5″
  • 44 – 2×4 – 7′ 6″

Truss/Rafters

  • 44 – 2×6 – 4′ 2 1/2″ (22.5-degree angle cuts both ends in opposite directions)
  • 48 – 1/2″ plywood –1′ 4″ x 9 5/16″

Siding

  • 15 – t1-11 exterior siding – 4’x8′ sheet –(cut to size)

  • 6 – 2×4 – 8′ (cut to size)

Roof

  • 8 – 2×4 – 1′ 9 3/4″

  • 8 – 2×4 – 1′ 1 3/4″
  • 3 – 2×4 – 8′ (cut to size)

  • 7 – 1/2″ plywood –4’x8′ sheet (cut to size)

Trim

  • 13 – 1×4 – 8′ (cut to size)

Floor

10x10 barn shed plans - floor frame construction.

Cut two 2×6’s to 10′ long for the floor band. Cut nine 2×6’s to 9′ 9″ long for the floor joist. Cut three 4×4’s to 10′ long for the skids.

Use 3 1/2″ nails to assemble, nail through the band and into the joist. Joist are spaced out 16″ O.C.

Square the floor frame by measuring diagonally until both sides measure the same.

10x10 barn shed plans - floor deck.

Measure and cut to size 3/4″ tongue and groove plywood for the floor deck.

Install to floor frame using 2″ deck screws.

Walls

2×4 lumber is used for wall framing. Wall studs are spaced 16″ O.C.

10x10 barn shed plans - side - wall frame.

Side Wall Frame:

Cut four 2×4’s to 10′ long for the top and bottom plate. Cut two 2×4’s to 9′ 5″ long for the top double plate. Cut twenty six 2×4’s to 7′ 6′ long for the wall studs. Assemble both side wall frames as shown on drawing above using 3 1/2″ nails.

If you are installing a door and window see door/window plans:

10x10 barn shed plans - wall studs close up.

Close up view of side wall ends.

10x10 barn shed plans - front and back wall frame.

Front/Back Wall Frame:

Cut four 2×4’s to 9′ 5″ for the top and bottom plate. Cut two 2×4’s to 10′ long for the top double plate. Cut eighteen 2×4’s to 7′ 6″ for the wall studs.

Assemble with 3 1/2″ nails as shown on illustration above.

See plans below for framing door opening:

10x10 barn shed plans - wall frames.

Nail wall frames into the floor and adjacent wall frames using 3 1/2″ nails.

Do not nail on bottom plate door opening, plate on door opening will be cut and removed.

Truss/Rafters

2×6 lumber is used to build the roof truss. Roof truss is spaced out 16″ O.C.

10x10 barn shed plans - rafters.

Cut forty four 2×6’s to 4′ 2 1/2″ long for the rafters. Cut 22.5 degree angle cuts on both ends in the opposite directions.

10x10 barn shed plans - rafter bird mouth.

Cut a birds mouth on eighteen rafters for the lower rafters.

10x10 barn shed plans - plywood truss gussets.

Use 1/2″ plywood to make gussets. Cut gussets as shown on illustration above.

10x10 barn shed plans - roof truss assembly.

Assemble roof truss as shown above using 2″ deck screws.

10x10 barn shed plans - roof truss.

Roof truss is spaced out 16″ O. C., install using 3 1/2″ nails.

Siding

10x10 barn shed plans - top wall frame.

Measure and cut 2×4’s to size and install to the front and back top wall frame, notch the top end of the 2×4’s around rafters.

10x10 barn shed plans - install window.

Install windows and t1-11 exterior siding. Measure and cut siding to size and install using 2″ finishing nails.

10x10 barn shed plans - top siding.

Install top siding using 2″ finishing nails, cut siding along rafters.

Roof

10x10 barn shed plans - installing outriggers and roof trim.

The front and back of the shed will have about an 8″ roof overhang. To make the overhang bigger or smaller adjust the length of the outriggers.

Cut eight 2×4’s to 1′ 9 3/4″ long and eight 2×4’s to 1′ 1 3/4″ for the outriggers. Notch the rafters and siding to fit around outriggers.

Install using 3 1/2″ nails. Use the remaining rafters for the front and back roof trim.

10x10 barn shed plans - exterior siding.

Cut 2×4’s and siding to size to fill in the gap between the walls and roof.

10x10 barn shed plans - roof deck installation.

Cut 1/2″ plywood to size for the roof deck. Install the roof deck using 2″ nails.

10x10 barn shed plans - roofing felt, drip edge, and shingles.

Install roofing felt, drip edge, and shingles.

Door

10x10 barn shed plans - installing shed door.

Install door, for details on building the shed door see shed door plans:

Trim

10x10 barn shed plans - free PDF download at Construct101.

Measure and cut 1×4 lumber to size for the window and corner trim. Use 2″ finishing nails to install 1×4 trim.

One comment

  1. David A. Hartman

    The plans are easy to follow and instructions are clear.

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