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Free Framing Plans 8x12

These framing plans were not prepared by or checked by a licensed engineer and/or architect. TinyHouseDesign.com does not represent or imply itself to be a licensed engineer and/or a licensed architect. Enjoy these free house plans but use them at your own risk. © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.com - Simple 8x12 Shed

2x6 ridge

2x6 rafters 1/2" plywood or OSB

2x4 studs 1/2" plywood or OSB

2x6 floor joists

Cross section and overview perspectives. Roof has a 12/12 pitch. © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.com - Simple 8x12 Shed

© 2011 TinyHouseDesign. Building could be placed on slab.Simple 8x12 Shed 48" 96" 48" 48" .com .144" 141" 90" 96" 16" Floor framing details. or your choice of foundation. piers.

Notice that the plywood is cut 1 1/2" short.com .Simple 8x12 Shed 40" 81 1/2" 86" . Diagram in lower left shows step in construction process on this and following pages. © 2011 TinyHouseDesign. This leaves the top plate available for the gable sheathing.96" 34" 40" 48" 89" 1 1/2" 34" 90 3/4" 48" Back wall detail.

See notch details on next page.137" 144" 16" 96" 48" 48" 48" Right wall details.com .Simple 8x12 Shed 81 1/2" 86" . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.

14 1/2 " 14 1/2 " 13 3/4 " 16" 16" On pages later in the plans you'll see details on making boxed eaves.Simple 8x12 Shed 7 3/4" .com . 13 3/4" 1 1/2" 1 1/2" 6 1/4" Sheathing notching detail. As an option you could either skip the boxed eave. Those end notched are also deeper. The notches allow the rafters to be seated and helps seat the roof. If you were to skip these notches you could simply cut the plywood off at the top of the wall. except at the ends of the wall. © 2011 TinyHouseDesign. Both seal the roof so doing both may be redundant. Notice that the notches are 16" O.C. or skip the notched exterior sheathing shown on this page. which are admittedly overkill if you were to also notch the siding.

com .Simple 8x12 Shed 81 1/2" 86" 34" 34" 40" .144" 137" 40" 16" 48" 48" 16" 40" 40" 34" 96" 34" 48" 48" 48" Left Wall © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.

Simple 8x12 Shed 6 1/4" 86" .com .96" 81 1/2" 34" 27 1/2" 83" 27 1/2" 1 1/2" 90 3/4" 34" 48" 83" Front Wall © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.

96" 61 44 1/2" 7/ 8" 16" 46" 1 1/2" 66 7/ 8" 46" 7" 48" Back Wall Gable © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.com .Simple 8x12 Shed 5 3/4" .

96" 61 8" 7/ 44 1/2" 46" 1 1/2" 66 7/ 8" 46" 7" 48" 5 3/4" Front Wall Gable © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.Simple 8x12 Shed .com .

Simple 8x12 Shed .com . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.Ridge beam fits right on top of gable walls and into slots in siding/sheathing.

com .Simple 8x12 Shed 2 1/2" . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.72 1/ 2" 61 8" 7/ 2 3/4" 3 1/2" 4" Roof rafters and birds mouth detail for common rafters.

Simple 8x12 Shed 4" .72 1/ 2" 61 7/ 8" 4 1/4" 3 1/2" 4" Roof rafters and birds mouth detail for end rafters.com . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.

In the image above you can see how the end rafters are a little different than the common rafters.Simple 8x12 Shed 165" .com . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.common rafter "end" rafter 16" Roof framing detail.

© 2011 TinyHouseDesign.com .26 8" 5/ 1 1/2" " 48 " 28 " 96 " 44 Roof sheathing detail.Simple 8x12 Shed . An attempt is made to always have plywood ends meet on a rafter. but on a roof this small there's pretty much nothing for it. An effort was made to reduce cutting plywood.

Simple 8x12 Shed . Bottom right illustration shows why the end rafters are slightly different from the common rafters.com .gable eave trim boxed eave Boxed side eaves and gable eave trim detail. © 2011 TinyHouseDesign. They make a clean boxed eave.

This would also be a good time to apply house wrap to the walls.com .Roofing installed over roofing felt.Simple 8x12 Shed . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.

com .Install windows and doors.Simple 8x12 Shed . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign. House wrap not shown.

com .Simple 8x12 Shed . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign.Trim installed.

Siding applied.Simple 8x12 Shed .com . © 2011 TinyHouseDesign. Shingles illustrated here.

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