8x12 Barn Shed Plans

8x12 barn shed plansEasy to Build 8x12 Barn Shed

Contained with your 8x12 shed building plans you'll receive all this:

  • 38 page construction manual loaded with lots of pictures and building guides  .
  • 24 pages of blueprints.
  • Materials list broken down by building phase and individual items for shopping.
  • Email support for any questions you have about the building of this shed.
front elevation of 8x12 barn shed plansFront Elevation Plan

Details of this 8x12 Barn Shed

8' wide

12' long

11' 1.5" tall from bottom of floor. 11' 5" with skids

Plans show Smartside engineered pre-primed siding panels.

Double shed doors 4' wide by 6' 1.5 " tall

Framed in loft has 3' of head room

Interior walls are 6'8" inside floor to ceiling height

2x4 floor framing with all treated lumber

Walls and roof 2x4 framing

Floor support on 4x4 treated skids

Gable end venting with option to do ridge venting on roof

1x4 cedar trim

2x6 front and rear overhangs

2x6 side overhangs



Some sample pages from the plans:

framing stepsFraming Steps
building sequenceBuilding Sequence
end truss constructionEnd Truss Consruction
floor framingFloor Framing

View the Building Sequence of this shed:


What's Contained in the Building Guide:

Table of Contents

Disclaimer................................................................................................................3

Shed Floor Construction...................................................................................................4

Framing a Wooden Shed Floor.........................................................................................5

Building Your Shed Walls...............................................................................................10

Building The Wall with Double Shed Doors..................................................................12

Building Single Shed Doors Made Easy.........................................................................19

Back Wall Framing.........................................................................................................24

Gambrel Shed Roof Construction...................................................................................24

Making Trusses...............................................................................................................24

Adding a Shed Loft.........................................................................................................27

Install the roof sheeting panels.......................................................................................28

Simple Shelf Building.....................................................................................................33

The Finishing Touches....................................................................................................



8x12 barn shed loft constructionLoft Construction Details

Blueprint Details:

  • Front, back, left and rear elevation views
  • Building Sequence
  • Floor Plan
  • Building Section
  • Framing Steps
  • Floor Framing
  • Front, right, left, and rear wall framing
  • Door construction
  • Door details
  • Interior truss construction
  • End truss construction
  • Roof Framing
  • Loft construction
  • Ramp construction
  • Window framing
  • Nailing schedule
  • Shelf building guide

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The download price for these plans is $5.95. 

That price includes and gets you all the following:

  • My complete gambrel shed building guide
  • The 8x12 Barn Shed Building Blueprints
  • Materials List
  • Full Email support from me, John, the owner and shedmaster at shedking.net
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