Country Homes and Outbuildings:
Plans, Kits, Prefabs, Do It Yourself Projects and Building Help
Build a small and simple
home, cabin, cottage, barn, stable, garage, shed or backyard
project with the help of these blueprints, manufactured
buildings, do-it-yourself project plans, custom design software,
construction products, tools and good advice. Just click on a
link below or scroll down this page to read more about hundreds
of great designs.
Garden Sheds Have
safe and secure storage for all of your garden tools, supplies
and equipment in one of these attractive backyard buildings.
Order a pre-built garden shed, garden shed blueprints, an easy,
do it yourself building kit, or DIY plans with material shopping
lists and how to build it yourself instructions.
Gazebos and Gazebo Kits Dress up your
landscape. Have an elegant new prefabricated gazebo delivered to
your backyard or build one yourself with an inexpensive,
easy-to-assemble building kit. Designs include traditional octagonal gazebos as well
as square, rectangular, round and oval ones.
Gazebo Plans Create a
focal point in your landscape and get a shady outdoor room at
the same time. Take on a challenging project and build a
gazebo yourself with one of the plans that you'll find here.
Build a new playground or
swing set in your backyard and make your kids very happy. Check
out these easy-to-assemble building and
Playhouses Thrill your kids with a great
new play house or play cabin. Build it yourself
with one of these easy-to-assemble building kits or
do-it-yourself plans, or order it pre-built and delivered right
to your backyard.
Do It Yourself Deck Building
Build a new deck yourself, or repair, improve, expand or
renovate your old one with these blueprints, step by step
instructions, hardware, lighting and accessories. Create the
perfect deck, to fit the shape of your home, with easy-to-use
custom deck design software. Build your own outdoor furniture
with concise project plans. After that, relax on the deck. You
Pergolas Pergolas are
easy and fun do it yourself projects. You can build one to add
shade and visual interest to your deck, patio or garden. You can
have an attractive backyard structure, that's as pretty as a
gazebo, for a fraction of cost. There are some nice designs,
right here, available as precut kits or build-it-from-scratch
Do It Yourself Shed Building
Build your own shed with these easy-to-use blueprints, complete
material cut lists, and step-by-step instructions. Or, have an
easy-to-assemble kit delivered right to your backyard. Save a
fortune in builders' fees and get to tell everyone that you
built it yourself. Working on small structures, like the sheds
that you'll find here, is a great way to learn how to build.
Backyard and Garden Projects
Build outdoor furniture, a patio, a water garden bridge,
birdhouses, wooden planters, garden gates, fences, trellis
screen walls and more. Create the backyard landscape that you've
always wanted with these do-it-yourself plans and precut kits.
Greenhouses, Sun Sheds and Garden Potting
Sheds Get your garden off to an early start
in the Spring and extend the growing season in the Fall. Have a
little hobby greenhouse, potting shed or solar shed in your
backyard with these prefab structures and do it yourself
Arbors and Trellises
Add some elegance to your garden, landscape or walks. Build an
arbor or a vine-covered garden archway. Block bad views with a
trellis screen wall. Arbors and trellises are relatively
inexpensive to buy and easy to build. You'll find a bunch of
beautiful designs right here.
Storage Sheds Find
your new tool shed or storage shed as contractors' blueprints or
simple do-it-yourself plans. Design just the right shed
yourself, on your computer, with an easy to use software
program. Order an easy-to-build kit or an even easier, quick-up
fabric storage building, and get your lawn mower, garden
equipment, bikes and backyard furniture out of the rain and snow
DIY Outdoor Furniture Plans and Kits
Build your own
backyard furniture with these easy-to-use project plans,
complete material cut lists, and
step-by-step instructions. Or, have an easy-to-assemble kit
delivered right to your door. You'll find hundreds of designs
for picnic tables, outdoor dining suites, garden benches, porch
swings, patio sets, Adirondack furniture and more.
away from it all with a little free-standing garden house in
your backyard. These plans and building kits will help you build
a place where you can work, create, study or relax just a few
steps from the hubbub of your house.
Early New England Homes
Small Cabins Build
your own little hideaway cabin or hunting, fishing or camping
shelter. These easy-to-follow blueprints, precut kits and tiny,
easy-to-build designs are great do it yourself projects and
perfect for remote locations. These designs are also popular for
use as backyard studios, home offices, guest cottages, pool
cabanas and playhouses.
Small Houses Looking
for a smaller, more efficient home? This is where you'll find
little cottages, tiny home designs, small cabins, blueprints,
building kits, do-it-yourself plans, prefabricated homes and
building help. Save cost on construction, energy, taxes and
maintenance. Save big, build small.
Cottages Build the
perfect weekend getaway, retirement home, backyard guest house
or stand-alone home office or studio. Here are some easy to
follow do-it-yourself building plans, contractors' blueprints
and easy to assemble prefabricated cottage kits that are sure to
Country Homes and Farmhouses
Build the perfect home in the country. You'll find farmhouse
blueprints, country home plans, farm cottage designs and kits,
barn houses, traditional home plans and helpful building
resources. You'll also find a great selection of homes with
wrap-around porches, big kitchens and practical floor plans for
today's country lifestyles.
Do It Yourself Country Furniture Building
Build any of
hundreds of attractive and sturdy do-it-yourself furniture
projects with these easy-to-use project plans, complete material cut
lists and step-by-step instructions.
Are you planning to build a barn in your backyard? These little
barns and barn-style sheds are small enough to be good do it
yourself projects. Many of the blueprints come with complete
material lists and step-by-step building instructions. Easy, do
it yourself software will help you design and then build your
own creation. Or, select an easy-to-assemble building kit.
Barn Building Kits
Have a big barn delivered to your country property as a
pre-engineered and prefabricated kit, for the fastest and
easiest construction imaginable. You can find horse barns, storage barns,
little yard barns, sheds and workshops. There are all steel
buildings as well as pole barns and sturdy wooden post and beam
structures. All come with complete building instructions.
Garage and Carport Plans
Build that new garage or carport that you need. Choose from
hundreds of contractors' blueprints, do-it-yourself building
plans and even some downloadable plans that are yours for free.
Or, check out some inexpensive software programs that will help
you create a custom design of the exact garage or workshop that
Barn Plans Build a storage barn, horse
barn, loafing shed, equipment shelter, coach house style garage,
yard barn or workshop with these professional construction
blueprints and do-it-yourself building plans. You'll find many
designs for conventional, 2x4 and 2x6 stud-frame construction
and others for economical post-frame or pole-barn building
Find practical pole-frame barns, post-frame horse barns, pole
barns with lofts, equipment shelters, pole frame sheds and
garages, car, truck and tractor barns, and even some carriage
house style pole-barn designs. They are available as economical
construction blueprints. You can also check out some precut pole
barn kits, products and building resources.
Barns If you have horses you
have a lot of decisions to make about keeping them sheltered. Do
you need a big multi-stall barn, an open "mare motel," a little
one or two stall stable or a simple loafing shed or run in?
Should you plan on an elegant timber frame barn or an economical
steel or post frame building? Will you keep hay and feed in a
loft or in a separate shelter? No matter what, you'll find your
solutions, and dozens of great equine building designs right
All of the projects around your country place would be easier if
you had a shop. You could restore that old tractor or antique
car or set up woodworking machines. You could have an
away-from-it-all space for your studio or office. Start thinking
about your your dream workshop. Then, check out these
contractors' blueprints and do-it-yourself building plans.
DIY Garage Building Kits Build your own garage
and save a fortune on labor costs. Order an
easy-to-assemble, do-it-yourself wooden or steel garage kit with complete building instructions. Or set up a
quick fabric enclosure to protect
your vehicles right away.
Carport Building Kits
Shelter your cars, trucks, tractors and boats under a simple,
economical carport. Order your easy-to-assemble,
do-it-yourself carport building kit.
Carriage House and Apartment Garage
Build the extra space you
need. Find blueprints for a garage, barn or carriage house with
a storage loft or loft apartment that you can use as a small
home, rental unit, caretakers' lodging, guest room, home office
or studio. Check out the dozens of designs and loft floor plans.
Style Country Garages Build a great
barn-style garage that will look just right behind your country
home. Choose from a variety of professional blueprints and
building kits for gambrel, gable and monitor roof garages. Many
of the designs that you'll find here have lofts for practical,
inexpensive extra space.
Country Outbuildings What's a country place
without outbuildings? Get your tools, animals, tractor and other
equipment under shelter and out of harm's way in practical small
buildings. Here are some easy-to-build storage
shelter plans and precut kits, equipment shed blueprints, small animal barn
plans, chicken coops, farm stands and tool and tractor shed
Doors, Hardware, Materials and Building Help
with your new barn? Here's where you'll find prefabricated barn
doors, cupolas, weathervanes, door rollers, hangers, hinges
handles and forged hardware, metal siding and roofing and
carriage house style overhead garage doors.
Enjoy Free Energy Forever Get free
electricity from the sun and wind. Build your own inexpensive wind
turbine generators and solar panels from these DIY plans.
Download Dozens of Shed Plans
Do you need a new
shed? Now, you can choose from dozens of great designs and print all of
the building plans, as often as you want, with one easy
purchase. Your $29 cost will be less than single set of shed
plans from many other websites. And, you'll get a complete
Backroad Home Plans
Choose from a large variety of country homes: cabins, cottages,
barn homes, rental and camp cabins and garage apartments by some
of America's best known country designers.
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