Plans and step-by-step instructions on how to build a A small house for children to play in more suitable for girls. (a girls A small house for children to play in.)
I have had these Wendy house plans and instructions available online for some time.
It has proven to be a very popular project. Many people have built it, and many
have been good enough to send in photos of their handiwork.
Both versions are the same except one is in Standard. Feet and inch measurements. (ft and inches) and the other in in Millimeter measurements. (Abbreviation for millimeter which is a metric unit of length equal to one thousandth of a meter. 25.4 mm equals one inch.).
There are clear plans, instructions, and drawings.
The Wendy house is an ideal small playhouse for young girls.
With a bit of imagination, customized touches can be added to the Wendy house to create a unique and special environment.
The floor area of the house is 48″ x 87″ (1200mm x 2170mm)
with a 28″ (700mm) covered A flat floored roofless area adjoining a house. Timber deck: An outside floor structure comprising of posts, bearers, joists and decking boards. along the front, also incorporating a handrail.
The doorway is 46″ (1150mm) high and 24″ (600mm) wide. There are two windows.
The roof is a 45 degree pitched roof, giving ample headroom inside and there is a lean-to roof over the front deck.
Materials List (Standard)
# 1 1/2″x 5 1/2″ stock for floor joists. 60ft of
# 3/4″x 3 1/2″ stock for decking. 165ft of
# 1 1/2″x 2 1/2″ stock for framing. 365ft of
# 1 1/2″x 2 1/2″ Pressure treated. Refers to lumber that is treated in such a way that the sealer is forced into the pores of the wood. Refers to lumber pressure sprayed with chemicals to lengthen its life expectancy for outside use or inground applications. stock for posts. 14ft of
# 1 1/2″x 3 1/2″ stock for The horizontal line at the top of opposing sloping sides of a roof running parallel with the building length. A supporting member.. 8ft of
# 1 1/2″x 3 1/2″ treated stock for handrail. 20ft o
# 1×6 treated stock for handrail. 65ft of
# 1×4 stock for Exterior horizontal visible flat front trim board that caps the rafter tail ends., Exterior visible flat trim board that follows the rake of the roof., ridge Covering and A horizontal framing member above the door/window opening. backing. 60ft of
# Covered with a protective coating of zinc. Parallel to the horizon, flat, level. weather strip Any piece of material, usually metal or plastic, installed to prevent water from penetrating the structure.. 8ft of
# 1/8″ thick acrylic Any broad, thin surface. (plastic glass) for windows. 16 sq ft of
# Assorted nails, Heavy-consistency compound that may remain adhesive and pliable with age. Is typically a waterproof compound applied to exterior walls and roof surfaces. Descriptive of compounds that remain elastic and pliable with age. A pliable substance used to seal a surface to prevent passage of a liquid., hinges, door handle.
Note: Alternative size framing Any of the framing wood.. All the framing lumber referred to in this project is 1 1/2″x 2 1/2″ lumber which is Surfaced; planed; smooth; even surface; gauged. (See Dressed.) 2×3. If this stock size is not available in your area, then use 1 1/2″x 3 1/2″ (ex 2×4) lumber but make any necessary measurement adjustments.
Alternatively A cut lengthwise along a board that also runs with the grain. (As opposed to cross-cut.) 1 1/2″x 5 1/2″ (ex 2×6) lumber in half to obtain the 1 1/2″x 2 1/2″ stock.
Materials List (Metric)
# 145×46 (ex 150×50) stock for floor joists. 15m of
# 90×32 (ex 100×40) stock for decking. 50m of
# 65×46 (ex 75×50) stock for framing. 80m of
# 65×46 (ex 75×50) treated stock for posts. 4m of
# 90×46 (ex 100×50) stock for ridge beam. 2.4m of
# 90×46 (ex 100×50) treated stock for handrail. 6m of
# 150×25 treated stock for handrail. 20m of
# 100×25 stock for fascia, barge A piece of sawn, or dressed lumber of greater width than thickness. Usually 19mm (3/4") to 38mm (1 1/2") thick and 75mm (3") or more wide., ridge capping and door backing. 18m of
# Galvanized horizontal weather strip flashing. 2.4m of
# 3mm thick acrylic sheet (plastic glass) for windows. 1.2 sq m of
# Assorted nails, mastic sealant, hinges, door handle.