Carport or Open Shelter Building Guide



Build a carport pr open shelter on the side of your barn, garage, shed or home with the help of this free, illustrated step-by-step guide from Extreme How-To Magazine.


Attached Carport Building Guide


A carport, or covered shelter or lean-to shed, attached to an existing building can provide economical storage for vehicles, garden tractors, boats or other equipment. An attached carport is also fairly easy to construct against the side of another building, if you have enough height under the existing building eave. This building guide by Monte Burch will show you how.


How to Build an Attached Carport

Extreme How-To magazine provides the latest information on tools, techniques and home-improvement technology for the extreme handyman. It's a comprehensive resource for today’s do-it-yourselfer. Having the right equipment, materials and building strategies to complete tasks is of crucial importance. Answering this demand, Extreme How-To provides tips on everything from adding a room, creating a patio or refinishing a deck, to installing a window, building a retaining wall or reconstructing a floor.

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