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Gambrel storage shed sidewall details

storage shed sidewall


Material for 8x8 gambrel storage shed side wall

  • 4- 2x4- 8 feet for the plates

  • 10- 2x4- 43 inches for the wall studs

  • 4- 4x4 feet 5/8" T1-11 exterior siding for the end walls



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

wall studs 24" apart

Lay out the bottom and top 2x4 by 8 feet plate, The 2x4 43 inch wall studs will be spaced 24 inches apart. Nail through the plates and into the wall studs.


storage shed siding 2" past bottom plate

Install the 4x4 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 2inches past the bottom plate.


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

storage shed temporary 2x4 brace

Raise the wall. A temporary 2x4 brace can be used while you nail the sidewalsl. Nail 12d nails on the inside bottom plate, and into the floor decking.








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