The Barn Project Part 4

Well, here we go! Finally, i think there will be a recognizable shape by the end of this post.

I decided to add a continuous beam to support the roof. We have no snow load here, but i was afraid that the span for the 2″x6″x16′ was to great. Better safe than sorry.

3x6x36' beam on the floor before install

3x6x36' beam on the floor before install.

shot of the beam fully installed.

shot of the beam fully installed.

Securing the rafters to the installed beam

Securing the rafters to the installed beam

Tread lightly!

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