LumberJocks

6'x12' lean-too shed #7: roof rafter and panels in, door side siding up, all facia installed, front door built

  • Advertise with us
Blog entry by Holbs posted 09-03-2018 04:26 AM 1157 reads 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch
« Part 6: Moved shed 12" more. 7 4'x8' barnwood siding installed. Good experience due to errors Part 7 of 6'x12' lean-too shed series Part 8: Door assembled, caulking done around trim, 1st coat of paint via hand sprayer »

good progress on the shed this weekend.
Finally, installed roof rafters, birdsmouth cutouts, and roof paneling.
Next, all the facia (I would personally call it trim, but eh) installed.
Creation and fitting of front door.
And thank goodness someone here on LJ suggested air nailing gun after I constructed the platform base. Couldn’t imagine hammering all the siding and trim!

-- The Carpenter Bee is derived from the Ancient Greek word wood-cutter



3 comments so far

View Andre's profile

Andre

2056 posts in 1947 days


#1 posted 09-03-2018 02:57 PM

No soffit in the eaves before you put on the fascia? Forgot the door handle too :)
Yes, other than the pain to run power cord and air hoses, air nailers are a real
time and work saver!

-- Lifting one end of the plank.

View Holbs's profile

Holbs

1957 posts in 2170 days


#2 posted 09-03-2018 03:00 PM

fascia, as I understand it, goes on after trim is installed. So I can still put it in. However, was thinking of just slapping in anti-bird/pest screening instead. To give airflow. However, maybe soffits serve a purpose more than I think. Will have to look into it today.
Door handles and door trim not yet installed. Just finished the framing of the door last night then sun went down :)

-- The Carpenter Bee is derived from the Ancient Greek word wood-cutter

View Steve's profile

Steve

626 posts in 723 days


#3 posted 09-05-2018 05:30 PM

Looking good. won’t be long till you need to expand it!

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com