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Gable storage shed sidewalls

storage shed sidewall details


Material for 8x8 gable storage shed side wall

  • 4- 2x4- 8 feet for the plates

  • 10- 2x4- 78 inches for the wall studs

  • 4- 4x7 feet 5/8" T1-11 exterior siding for the side walls



Measure, mark, and cut your material for the side wall.

storage shed frame

Frame the side wall. Layout the bottom and top 2x4 by 8 feet plate, The 2x4 78 inch wall studs will be spaced 24 inches apart. Nail through the plates and into the wall studs.


storage shed siding

Install the 4x7 feet 5/8 inch T1-11 exterior siding while the wall frame is still on the floor.


Nail the siding to the wall frame.


The bottom of the siding will hang 3 inches past the bottom plate.


The top of the siding will be flush with the top plate.

storage shed sidewall

Once the siding has been nailed to the wall frame, raise the wall. A temporary 2x4 brace can be used while you nail the wall. Nail 12d nails on the inside bottom plate, and into the floor decking.








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