Backyard storage or cabin in the woods...
The Arlington by Best Barns provides plenty of room for your storage needs.
With it's second floor loft and 4'-6" headroom there's enough space for a sleeping area if you are looking for a cabin
or a significant amount of more storage area. The first floor, with its high side walls, has plenty of room to add shelving for even more versital storage.
Picture depicts the 12'x20' size for this model. Optionally, you may upgrade the wood pocket doors to steel pocket doors or french doors.
Sold in home centers in the US and Japan Best Barns has been producing quality building kits for 30 years.
Best Barns passes on additional savings to you because they work with a local home center nearest you providing material to finish your new
storage shed for professional results.
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Once you receive your new building begin by unpacking the pre-cut framing, doors and hardware.
You will also receive a detailed manual with step by step instructions. Each step is explained with clear instructions and
detailed line art and has been developed with the novice builder in mind.
Best Barns wood shed kit components fit easily into place with no special tools or skills required!
- Pre-cut roof trusses for fast and accurate assembly
- Pre-cut Wood Gussets
- Pre-cut wall framing
- Pre-cut trim for a perfect fit
- Pre-built barn doors
- Technical Support - 7 days
- Satisfaction Guaranteed
All required hardware including door hinges, latch, nails, hurricane hangers, glue for gussets and
detailed instruction manual. Shingles and roof edge provided by owner.
Order with confidence. We take great pride in our wood shed kits. Product quality and satisfaction is out number one goal.
We use the highest grade of lumber from Sweden and Germany. These countries require a more stringent grading system than
US standards insuring only the best lumber is used in your shed kit.
Primed 3/8" wood siding, with vertical grooves, creates an attractive plank look.
Smart Panel, manufactured by Lousiana-Pacific, creates the visual beauty of real wood with the strength and
durability of an engineered product.
The siding is made from wood strands, pressed into a resin saturated substrate, superior to plywood.
A cedar texture is embossed into the substrate, free from knot holes and patches. Other features include:
- Primed, ready for paint color of your choice. Latex acrylic paint recommended.
- Treated with Composibor (from U.S. Borax) prevents fungal decay and insect damage.
- Backed with a 50 year limited warranty.
The Arlington's unique truss design provides a 2nd floor loft for additional storage space. A 4' opening is provided to allow access to on either end of the Arlington's second floor.
Arlington shed kit elevation.
Two (2) Windows included
Single hung windows with screens & decorative raised panel shutters.
Optionally you may order additional windows to provide more light and venting.
Single hung aluminum 18" x 36" windows provide light and ventilation. Lockable frames are durable and easy to operate.
Screens limit birds and insects. Decorative raised panel shutters are included.
One (1) Gable Windwow with Sunburst included
Included is a single gable window with sunburst window to provide more light and venting for the second floor loft area.
Single hung aluminum 18" x 24" windows with decorative sunburst top provide added appeal, light and ventalation.
Lockable frames are durable and easy to operate. Screens limit birds and insects.
Our wood floor systems offer two designs that let you choose what is best suited for your needs.
The standard floor is best installed over and existing founcation, cement slab, blacktop or gravel base.
Bricks or patio stones can be used to level the 2x4 treated framing. The standard floor includes
treated 2x4's 16" o.c. and 5/8" OSB ( Oriented Strand Board ).
The deluxe floor includes 4x4 treated runners which gives support for the floor joists and
allows you to set the foundation directly on grass. By raising the foundation above the ground
the 4x4's provide for air flow which eliminates moisture. The deluxe floor includes 4x4 treated runners,
treated 2x4's 16" o.c. and 3/4" plywood.
Nails are included. Floor requires cutting and assembly. Floor sheathing is not treated.
Optional Pre-cut Treated Wood Ramp
Choose an optional pre-cut treated wood ramp system to pair with our Deluxe Floor System. This optional ramp is designed to match our Deluxe Floor to correctly match the height of the floor with runners.
The Arlington comes standard with a set of wood pocket doors with crossbuck design located on the 12' wall.
Pocket doors retract out of the way for EZ entry. No swinging doors to get in the way of the entryway.
The pocket door design provides smooth opening and keeps the weather out when closed and out of sight when open.
Optionally you may choose to upgrade to 15 lite French doors or no doors at all on the 12' side.
Primed wood siding installed over a 2x4 frame for extra strength.
Unfinished white pine trim is installed over siding. Doors are shipped ready to install on a heavy duty aluminum track.
Galvanized door sill and lockable door latch are included.
Door opening is 5'-5" x 6'-6"
Optional 15-Lite French Door Upgrade
15 lite French Doors. Door opening is 6’-0” × 6’-9”. Doors are 15 lite steel entry doors, pre-hung in a wood jamb with brickmold trim. Included are weather-stripping, aluminum threshold and lockset. Doors are in-swing type.
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Below is information that your local permiting office may need prior to construction.
Please check with the permit office before purchasing.
Below is a sample instruction manual. This manual only contains partial information and shouldn't be used to construct this kit.
A full instruction manual will be provided when you purchase.