* Project completed prior to finding this Awsome Site so only photo's of finished project
Step 1 - Size: get measurements of barn and scale down to a managable size (this project 1 inch = 1 ft)
Step 2 - Material: Plywood -1/4" birch, size will depend on project, wood scraps for base and handle and inside beams and post, brads or small nails, gorilla glue and a few screws.
Step 3 - Lay it out: Layout all components (end wall, sidewall, roofs, doors and base) cut, trim and sand as needed.
Step 4 - Layip: Place sidewalls and place top, bottom and end beam (cut 1/4" x 1/4" square dow and glue into place) let it dry.
Step 5 - Set it up: set endwalls to to sidewalls, check fit, square up, glue and clamp, glue endwall top, bottom beams (let it dry)
Step 6 - Door: Set doors for movement may need to router slot in base for small doors or add ramp (same as double door)
Step 7 - Apply to Base: Secure assy to base and glue, nail to base
Step 8 - Second floor: Add cross beems and set platform (don't forget that Gorilla glue)
Step 9 - Top handle: set over sized beem on top center glue and nail for support, place handle
Step 10 - Finish: place smaller upright beems in place.
Ready for paint!