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loydieboy 01-23-2011 05:55 PM

34 x 30 stable 10 ft high
 
how long should it take to frame this building?
2x6 walls 10 ft high
24" on centre with cross blocking every 30"
boarded on the exterior

nap 01-23-2011 06:08 PM

until you get done. Heck, it's DIY. What difference does it make?

Dwoodsmith 01-23-2011 06:45 PM

A couple of guys with a nail gun and some experience should be able to frame the walls in a day or so. I don't know what kind of roof system or wall coverings you'll have so I can't say much more. I did a couple of large scale stables last year. Since horses kick hard I reckon you'll use 2x6 T&G on the insides of the walls and between stalls. That gets to be quite a bit of wood and takes a fair amount of time. Three of us did one twice the size of yours, from the footings to moving in the horses, in a little under three months. It was twenty feet tall and had the T&G I mentioned, a truss roof w/ metal roofing and siding. I think it had about a dozen stalls, a tack room, a feed room and an office upstairs.


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