Whether you’re interested in building a simple wood shed or a two-car garage, a pole building can save you time and money. Stressing the versatility and practicality of pole building construction techniques, Monte Burch offers complete plans and clear step-by-step instructions for building more than 25 structures that include a barbecue shelter, grape arbor, and even a large hay barn. Easily adaptable to your specific needs and landscape, pole buildings require no foundation, limited grading, and few materials.
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.56(d)|
About the Author
A recognized authority on building and woodworking, Monte Burch has worked as a contractor, editor, freelance writer, photographer, and former assistant editor of Workbench Magazine. He is the author of more than sixty books with over a million copies in print, including Monte Burch's Pole Building Projects, Building Small Barns, Sheds & Shelters, and How to Build Small Barns & Outbuildings. He lives in Humansville, Missouri.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1 / Tools
Chapter 2 / Poles
Chapter 3 / Beginning Construction
Chapter 4 / Wall Framing
Chapter 5 / Roof Construction
Chapter 6 / Metal Siding and Roofing
Chapter 7 / Nonmetal Roofing and Wood Siding
Chapter 8 / Finishing Details
For Inspiration: Building Pole Houses and Cabins
Appendix A: Suggested Reading
Appendix B: Resource and Suppliers List