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10×10 Lean To Shed Plans

10×10 lean to shed plans. Plans include a free PDF download, (see link at bottom of post), material list, drawings, and measurements.

10×10 Lean To Shed Plans – Overview

10×10 Lean To Shed Plans – Material 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

  • 2 – 2×6 pressure treated – 10′
  • 9 – 2×6 pressure treated – 10′
  • 3 – 4×4 pressure treated – 10′
  • 4 – 3/4″ tongue and groove plywood – 4’x8′ sheet

Walls

  • 8 – 2×4 – 10′
  • 28 – 2×4 – 8′

Rafters

  • 6 – 2×4 – 12′
  • 4 – 2×4 – 8′

Siding

  • 10 – t1-11 exterior siding – 4’×8′ sheet

Roof

  • 7 – 2×4 – 12′
  • 3 – 2×4 – 8′

Trim

  • 10 – 1×4 – 8′

Hardware

  • 3 1/2″ galvanized nails
  • 2″ deck screws
  • 2″ galvanized finishing nails
  • corrugated roofing panels
  • roofing panel screws
  • 3 – door hinge
  • 1 – door handle
  • 1 – door latch

Cutting List

(material for door/window not included)

Floor

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

Walls

  • 4 – 2×4 – 10′
  • 8 – 2×4 – 7′ 4 1/2″
  • 20 – 2×4 – 5′ 8 1/2″
  • 4 – 2×4 – 9′ 5″

Rafters

  • 6 – 2×4 – 11′ 10 3/8″
  • 4 – 2×4 – 8′ (cut to size)

Siding

  • 10 – t1-11 exterior siding – 4’×8′ sheet (cut to size)

Roof

  • 7 – 2×4 – 12′
  • 3 – 2×4 – 8′ (cut to size)

Trim

  • 10 – 1×4 – 8′ (cut to size)

Floor

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

Assemble as shown on illustration above, floor joist are spaced 16″ O.C., use 3 1/2″ nails, nail through the bands and into the joist.

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

10x10 lean to shed plans - floor deck.

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

Screw 2″ deck screws through the plywood floor and into the floor frame.

Walls

10x10 lean to shed plans - front wall framing.

Front Wall Frame:

Wall studs are spaced 24″ O.C.

Cut two 2×4’s to 10″ long for the top and bottom plate. Cut eight 2×4’s to 7′ 4 1/2″ for the wall studs.

See door and window framing details:

Shed Door

Shed Window

Use 3 1/2″ nails to assemble wall frame.

10x10 lean to shed plans - back wall framing.

Back Wall Frame:

Wall studs are spaced 24″ O.C.

Cut two 2×4’s to 10′ long for the top and bottom plate. Cut eight 2×4’s to 5′ 8 1/2″ for the wall studs.

Use 3 1/2″ nails to assemble wall frame.

10x10 lean to shed plans - side wall framing.

Side Wall Frame:

Cut four 2×4’s to 9′ 5″ long for the top and bottom plate. Cut twelve 2×4’s to 5′ 8 1/2″ for the wall studs.

Use 3 1/2″ nails to assemble wall frame as shown on illustration above.

10x10 lean to shed plans - wall framing.

Secure the wall frames using 3 1/2″ nails.

Rafters

10x10 lean to shed plans - rafter details.

Cut six 2×4’s to 11′ 10 3/8″ for the rafters. Cut the ends of the rafters as shown on illustration below.

Before cutting all rafters make sure to test the first rafter for a good fit and use it as a template for cutting the remaining rafters.

10x10 lean to shed plans - rafter, bottom details.

Cut the bottom rafter end as shown on illustration above.

10x10 lean to shed plans - rafter, top details.

Cut the top rafter end as shown on illustration above.

10x10 lean to shed plans - rafters 24 inches on center.

Rafters are spaced out 24″ O.C., install using 3 1/2″ nails.

10x10 lean to shed plans - 2x4 blocking, top wall studs.

Measure and cut the top wall studs for the side walls to size, notch around rafters and install using 3 1/2″ nails.

Cut 2×4 blocking to size and install between rafters using 3 1/2″ nails.

Siding

10x10 lean to shed plans - t1-11 exterior siding.

Measure and cut the t1-11 exterior siding to size, notch front and back siding around rafters. Install siding using 2″ finishing nails.

Cut door and window opening, see door and window details.

Shed Door

Shed Window

Roof

10x10 lean to shed plans - purlins.

Cut seven 2×4’s to 12′ long for the purlins. Install purlins as shown on illustration above using 3 1/2″ nails.

10x10 lean to shed plans - 2x4 blocking.

Measure and cut 2×4 blocking and install between the purlins using 3 1/2″ nails.

10x10 lean to shed plans - corrugated roofing panels.

Install the metal corrugated roofing panels.

Door

10x10 lean to shed plans - door.

Install door.

Trim

10x10 lean to shed plans - trim.

Measure and cut 1×4’s to size for the corner and window trim. Install the 1×4 trim using 2″ finishing nails.

6 comments

  1. I was wondering what are the dimensions for the door and the window

  2. Can this be modified for an 8×8 size or are there plans for this in 8×8

  3. i was wondering if i dont want to do so much cutting if i leave the 2×4 on the floor 10ft and make the side walls an extra 3 would that work

  4. Can these plans be modified to a 8′ x 18′?

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