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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby TCRanch » Tue Jul 24, 2018 6:06 pm

skyhightree1 wrote:
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skyhightree1 wrote:Nice barn... I like wood buildings but man steel is my favorite as you don't have to worry about carpenter bees and such

How 'bout a cement lean-to?
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WOW :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: ... why isn't there any bread storage underneath there. Did yall build it yourself?

No, the guy that built our mechanical barn did this & we're having him put a larger one in another pasture. It's technically considered a non-permanent structure, primarily for tax purposes but I think KS is considering changing that allowance. His crew dug a shallow trench & poured cement for the perimeter base and simply stacked the interlocking cement blocks (think Legos) then added the trusses & secured the roof. We're thinking about adding a couple posts at each end so we can temporarily rig up some old cattle gates or panels & use it as a makeshift catch pen. The cement keeps them cool in the summer (like being in a basement) and during the winter I put out straw plus it's facing south so they don't get the north wind & stay pretty toasty. No bread storage :( but there's actually a lot of room for storage on the top of the side walls where the roof inclines.
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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby Silver » Tue Jul 24, 2018 10:59 pm

Looks great Jehosofat.
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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby skyhightree1 » Wed Jul 25, 2018 2:17 pm

TCRanch wrote:
skyhightree1 wrote:
TCRanch wrote:How 'bout a cement lean-to?
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WOW :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: ... why isn't there any bread storage underneath there. Did yall build it yourself?

No, the guy that built our mechanical barn did this & we're having him put a larger one in another pasture. It's technically considered a non-permanent structure, primarily for tax purposes but I think KS is considering changing that allowance. His crew dug a shallow trench & poured cement for the perimeter base and simply stacked the interlocking cement blocks (think Legos) then added the trusses & secured the roof. We're thinking about adding a couple posts at each end so we can temporarily rig up some old cattle gates or panels & use it as a makeshift catch pen. The cement keeps them cool in the summer (like being in a basement) and during the winter I put out straw plus it's facing south so they don't get the north wind & stay pretty toasty. No bread storage :( but there's actually a lot of room for storage on the top of the side walls where the roof inclines.


:lol: use bread as insulation.
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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby haase » Wed Jul 25, 2018 2:17 pm

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One that were working on now.
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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby skyhightree1 » Wed Jul 25, 2018 2:36 pm

haase wrote:Image

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One that were working on now.


Looks good boy I sure could load up alot of junk under that 8)
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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby TCRanch » Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:07 pm

haase wrote:Image

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One that were working on now.

Very nice! How big is that thing?
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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby TCRanch » Wed Jul 25, 2018 6:09 pm

skyhightree1 wrote:
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skyhightree1 wrote:
WOW :heart: :heart: :heart: :heart: ... why isn't there any bread storage underneath there. Did yall build it yourself?

No, the guy that built our mechanical barn did this & we're having him put a larger one in another pasture. It's technically considered a non-permanent structure, primarily for tax purposes but I think KS is considering changing that allowance. His crew dug a shallow trench & poured cement for the perimeter base and simply stacked the interlocking cement blocks (think Legos) then added the trusses & secured the roof. We're thinking about adding a couple posts at each end so we can temporarily rig up some old cattle gates or panels & use it as a makeshift catch pen. The cement keeps them cool in the summer (like being in a basement) and during the winter I put out straw plus it's facing south so they don't get the north wind & stay pretty toasty. No bread storage :( but there's actually a lot of room for storage on the top of the side walls where the roof inclines.


:lol: use bread as insulation.

Kinda do. Rod's a rangy dude but my heifers are pretty fat/well insulated ;-)
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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby haase » Wed Jul 25, 2018 8:49 pm

TC, building is 42x278x14, it is a storage building, 1st part is 42x48 for a contractors unit, next part is 42x24 rental and the rest are all 42×12 units for camper and trailer storage, and yes I'm sure even junk storage.
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Re: Another Barn Build

Postby nimblebowls » Fri Jul 27, 2018 10:50 am

Wow! This is wayyyy tooo amazing. I love this a lot.
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