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DIY PLAYHOUSE & STORAGE SHED KITS

Our DIY playhouse kits are perfect for the DIY handyman and parents alike! In addition to saving on your shipping costs (compared to a pre-built playhouse), our pre-cut, pre-primed, ready-to-assemble kits make it easy to build a memory for your child that will last a lifetime! We have had people tell us how excited the kids were when the parents were assembling the playhouse kit. The kids get to see their parents creating and building, leaving a lasting memory for the child!

Playhouse Panelized Kit
Step by Step Instructions

IMPORTANT: This is only a SAMPLING of the instruction manual. When your DIY panelized kit arrives there will be an envelope inside containing layouts and an instruction manual for your specific product.

Assembly time will take 2 adults approximately 4-8 hours, depending on the size of the playhouse and skill level. Sara’s Victorian Mansion kits will take longer. With the exception of the roof, the kit comes with panels which are alphabetized for easy assembly. All you need to do is fasten the panels with screws! What could be easier?

Step 1: Preparing the flooring Kit.

Step 1: Floor

Get a floor kit from Little Cottage Co. or purchase supplies from your local home improvement store.

Step 2: assembling the walls.

Step 2: Wall Panels

Install the pre-made, alphabetized panels.

Step 3: adding the trim.

Step 3: Trim

Install the pre-fastened trim included in your playhouse kit.

Step 4: Installing the roof.

Step 4: Install Roof

Next, install the pre-cut trusses and pre-cut sheeting that make up the roof.

Step 5: Finishing the roof by adding shingles and drip edge.

Step 5: Finish Roof

Install drip edge and roof shingles (not included, available at local hardware store).

Step 6: Adding the shutters and flower boxes.

Step 6: Window Dressings

Install shutters and flower boxes (included in kit).

Step 7: Adding the optional porch.

Step 7: Porch (optional)

Install the optional porch, if purchased with your kit.

Step 8: The finished product, making lifetime memories.

Step 8: Make Memories

Your playhouse is primed and ready for paint (paint not included). Next step...lots of memories to be made.

Playhouse Panelized Kit
Step by Step Instructions

IMPORTANT: This is only a SAMPLING of the instruction manual, and will vary depending on the style of your building. when your DIY Panelized Kit arrives there will be an envelope inside containing layouts for your specific product and an instruction manual.

Depending on the size of the building and skill level, assembly will take approximately 4-8 hours. The panelized kit comes with pre-assembled panels (with the exception of the roof) and requires no extra cutting. All you need to do is fasten it together with the hardware provided. The unit is primed and ready for paint. You will need to provide shingles, drip edge, and paint - a quantity list will be provided.

Step 1: Preparing the flooring Kit.

Step 1: Floor (Optional)

Purchase the optional floor kit from Little Cottage Co. or purchase supplies from your local home improvement store.

Step 2: assembling the walls.

Step 2: Panelized Kit

Your kit will come with wall sections and other supplies.

Step 3: adding the trim.

Step 3: Skills

Basic carpentry skills required

Step 4: Installing the roof.

Step 4:  Wall Panels

Install the pre-made wall panels.

Step 5: Finishing the roof by adding shingles and drip edge.

Step 5: Trim

Install the trim included in your playhouse kit

Step 6: Adding the shutters and flower boxes.

Step 6:  Install Roof

Install the precut trusses and pre-cut sheeting that make up the roof.

Step 7: Adding the optional porch.

Step 7:  Finish Roof

Install drip edge and roof shingles (not included, available at local hardware store).

Step 8: The finished product, making lifetime memories.

Step 8:  Ready for Paint

Your building is primed and ready for paint. next step... enjoy storage with style!

Playhouse Panelized Kit
Step by Step Instructions

IMPORTANT: This is only a SAMPLING of the instruction manual, and will vary depending on the style of your building. when your Precut Kit arrives there will be an envelope inside containing layouts for your specific product and an instruction manual.

Depending on the size of the building and skill level, assembly will take several days to finish. The precut kit comes with everything precut, labeled, primed and ready to assemble. You will need to provide shingles, drip edge and paint - a quantity list will be provided.

Step 1: Preparing the flooring Kit.

Step 1: Floor (Optional)

Purchase the optional floor kit from Little Cottage Co. or purchase supplies from your local home improvement store.

Step 2: assembling the walls.

Step 2: Assembly

Assemble the walls with the pre-cut parts provided.

Step 3: adding the trim.

Step 3: Install Roof

Install the trusses and sheathing.

Step 4: Installing the roof.

Step 4: Shingles

Install drip edge and roof shingles (not included, available at local hardware store).

Step 5: Finishing the roof by adding shingles and drip edge.

Step 5:  Window (on Certain units)

Install windows provided.

Step 6: Adding the shutters and flower boxes.

Step 6: 

Install the trim included in the kit.

Step 7: Adding the optional porch.

Step 7: 

Install the doors.

Step 8: The finished product, making lifetime memories.

Step 8:  Ready for Paint

Your building is primed and ready for paint. next step... enjoy the extra storage.

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