A-Frame Cabin Plans
from North Dakota State University Agricultural Extension Service
Download free design plans and building details for
two A-Frame cabins.
This design has a big all-purpose room and bathroom downstairs
and ship ladder stairs to two upstairs bedrooms. The drawings
have extensive construction details that should be helpful for
anyone planning an A-Frame home.
This is expanded version of the above design. It has an
additional bedroom downstairs.
Cooperative Extension Plans: These plans were developed
over many years by engineers at U.S. Land Grant universities.
They are generally older plans that need to be revised for
today's construction methods, codes and standards. They provide
design ideas and conceptual information for planning purposes.
The plans were prepared through the USDA Cooperative Farm
Buildings Plan Exchange.
resist various forces from snow, wind, earthquake and use. They
also must adhere to local building and zoning codes. A local
building inspector, engineer, building supplier, or building
contractor can help you determine what is a safe and legal
building for your area.