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25 Cozy Cabin Kits You Can Build In A Week

  Need a small cabin to live in while your dream barndo is being built? Here are 25 options that will fill the bill with eco-friendly style — and, when your barndominium is complete, you’ll have a charming, self-contained cottage right out the back door to accommodate overflow company or to function as a home …

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Custom Barndominium: Steps & Tips On How to Get It Done

You’ve finally decided to build that dream barndominium you’ve been talking about for months. But now, what to do first? Here are the seven broad steps that are required, from land purchase to move-in, spread out typically over a 6- to 12-month period. Design or download a blueprint of your “ideal” barndo Locate some land in …

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A Word of Caution to Owner-Builders

Please don’t take shortcuts Here’s a thoughtful post from a Facebook member named Kevin Arthur Tiberius. It’s honest, straightforward and helpful. He even includes a photo of a barndo that was designed and built by an inexperienced owner-builder.  There’s not much left after being smashed by a heavy snowfall. If you’re trying to be an owner-builder …

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The Inside Story: Converting a Barn into a House — Costs & Helpful Tips

Old barns have fascinated both old and young alike for hundreds of years. For every child who has played in a hay-filled loft, there have been an equal number of urban city dwellers who, tired of office politics and a long commute each day, have looked wistfully at a 200-year old barn in a lonely …

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