Rough Pine Board and Baton Shed

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Project by Adam posted 08-29-2012 12:23 AM 7524 views 25 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a board and baton shed that I built this summer. The main concept was taken from the Family Handyman website. The bigger section is 8’ x 8’ with the smaller section being 5’ x 8’. The smaller section has a change room for the pool. The doors are raised panel oak with glass in the top (frosted for the change room). I built the windows with recycled/free glass. The change room sports a walnut switch cover and walnut bench. It was a fun build, questions and comments welcome. here are a few more construction pics.

-- Adam, St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada

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#1 posted 08-29-2012 01:58 AM

I am jealous.

-- If you don't work, you don't eat!.....Garland, TX

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#2 posted 08-29-2012 02:12 AM

I hope my shed is this nice. Good job!

-- "Well, at least we can still use it as firewood... maybe." - Doss

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#3 posted 08-29-2012 07:48 AM

Great work, Looking real good! Well done.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Jamie Speirs

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#4 posted 08-29-2012 08:11 AM

a shed with “Class”

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#5 posted 08-29-2012 10:11 AM

wow! that shed looks better than my house! It’s grand

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#6 posted 08-29-2012 11:04 AM

Very nice.


-- by Lee A. Jesberger

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#7 posted 08-29-2012 11:14 AM

That’s a little too nice to be called a shed. With just a little more trim work inside, you could have the best family cave around. One thing I want to build is an outside family room, with a big screen TV on the wall and I can stream video from the house using wi-fi and my computers and X-Box to watch movies, access the internet and turn the family room into a complete entertainment center. A window air-conditioner built into the upper part of the cabin will keep it cool in the summer and a small wood stove will keep it toasty in the winter.

-- Hal, Tennessee

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#8 posted 08-29-2012 01:25 PM

Shed 2.0

-- Thomas - there are no problems, there are only solutions.

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#9 posted 08-29-2012 01:40 PM

Very Nice shed.

I built a similar style using the lesser side as a green house. If your like me you’ll find no matter the size , shoulda built it bigger.But then I have a lot of garden tools.

Nice, nice!

-- ~Just A Guy With A Hammer~

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#10 posted 08-29-2012 05:56 PM

I love it. I think I recall that issue and I liked the idea; wonderful to see the plan in use. Great job on it; I bet it lasts forever, from what I see of your construction

-- I'm so busy I don't know if I found a rope or lost a horse...

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#11 posted 08-30-2012 10:25 AM

Wow! That’s a really nice shed. Looks well built and exquisite.

-- Dan, Virginia Beach

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