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#1 Farmlife OFFLINE  

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Posted September 26, 2012 - 08:24 PM

So after many attempts to build a new barn (being told no because she insists i'll just buy more tractors).....not me, i did however get the "boss" to agree on this. Its 12 ft high in front & slopes to 10ft in back. I went 10ft deep & 15ft wide. Not bad for a weekend project. It'll be finished soon with a 1/2 wall & 2- 4ft barn doors across the front.....it's all about compromise......hmmmmmIMAG_0027.jpg IMAG_0028.jpg

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Posted September 26, 2012 - 08:31 PM

I could see that being full of junk, errr treasures in no time at all! :bigrofl: I know it would be if it were mine! :thumbs:

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Posted September 26, 2012 - 08:35 PM

Shhhhh.....i think she "almost" believes i wont buy anything.....lol

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Posted September 26, 2012 - 09:15 PM

I have two sheds, one was here when I moved in and the other I put up, also a 2 car garage. In 3 years time, both sheds are packed with toys and the garage too.

There are times where it's like a landmine field in the garage as you need to be careful where you walk to avoid the socket wrench I left out a year ago. It becomes muscle memory over time.

I say I need a barn, or something like yours, however, more space, more toys. Men don't build large storage sheds, barns, etc to simply look at them and bask at the glory of how nice and empty they look ;)

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Posted September 26, 2012 - 09:27 PM

I had one shed when I moved here 8 years ago. I now have 5 and need another

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Posted September 26, 2012 - 10:38 PM

That looks great. Nice and dry and big time storage potential.
Now if you build another one and nose the two "Fronts" together, you'd end up 20X15 and even tho it'd look like a barn, it wouldn't be... just two "Sheds" very close together.

Yeah, mine wouldn't buy it either...

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Posted September 27, 2012 - 12:09 AM

Put you a second level in and some long ramps and you will double your tractor storing capacity. :D

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Posted September 27, 2012 - 04:14 AM

Nice shed! Is the half wall part of the compromise, so the wife can see what's in there?

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Posted September 27, 2012 - 05:00 AM

Lol, thanks guys.....it'll eventually be full of course. I have plenty of toys that need to go in there but my baby will be first (Springfield 36)....
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Posted September 27, 2012 - 05:27 AM

Post a picture of the inside in about one month. Looks great thanks for sharing.

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Posted September 27, 2012 - 06:14 AM

I consider my 10X20 garage an oversized shed seeing I can't walk in it neither LOL !!! My complaint is, my house was built in 1941, what were they thinking, you get one of those lead sleds they drove back then in there, how the heck did they get out of it ?

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Posted September 27, 2012 - 06:36 AM

Maybe you could jockey it out from the fence 4 or 5 feet, without the boss noticing.
With that back wall height, you could then add on out the back, when she's not looking, at
some time in the future. If you added 6 feet out the back, with an access door from the front
room, you could stash at least 4 more small GTs in there.
Nice work for a weekend BTW.
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Posted September 27, 2012 - 07:50 AM

Great idea, Will!

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Posted September 27, 2012 - 08:00 AM

Nice job on your shed! You did a lot in a short period of time. Make sure to take a picture of the floor as soon as you get done building it and before you start moving tractors in. If it is like my garage it may be the last time you see the floor!

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Posted September 27, 2012 - 08:12 AM

Nice work for a weekend project. Like everyone else I too need more space.
I bet it will look great when it's done.


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