Old barn new duds!!!

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Project by 7c6Padre posted 01-11-2016 12:31 AM 1224 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This an ongoing project I’ve been working on for nearly two years. Just can’t seem to get a break on weather when I have time to work. Old barn was my grandfathers tractor shed, he was a Farmall man. I’m converting to a 14×28 work shop for ammo reloading, modeling, library, napshack and hide away. Wanted to keep the barn as close to original on the inside but give it a facelift to match my new shop. Plan to line the interior with the siding I took off the outside. I have roofing purlin and r-panel waiting to be installed with insulation in between the old corrugated tin and the r-panel to help with heating/cooling. Single farm door and double windows up front. Roof will be extended out 8 feet for an awning to cover the door and Windows.

-- Padre, Texas

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#1 posted 01-11-2016 08:55 PM

Sounds like a MAN CAVE to me.

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#2 posted 01-12-2016 12:13 AM

Looks great

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#3 posted 01-12-2016 02:57 AM

Pretty much a mancave.
My wife wants ger own she shed for canning and preserving.

-- Padre, Texas

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#4 posted 01-13-2016 03:22 AM

Better get started on that She Cave or She will take over this one. Looking forward to seeing the final result.

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