With our many models and customization options, we can easily meet your needs for a primary home, a vacation home, or a small cabin. We offer a wide range of precut, customized cabin, cottage and house kits, from 144 s.f. to 3000 s.f.+, all designed for assembly by people with no prior building experience. Power tools, lifts or cranes are not required to assemble our kits. Our kits are available with optional Shelter-Kit porches, decks, dormers and additions of all sizes, all of which can be easily added at any time.
Options include cathedral ceilings, higher ceilings, larger roof overhangs, metal roofing, dormers, windows, exterior doors, several siding choices, and more. We offer options for increasing the width of your exterior walls, including our-double stud option http://www.shelter-kit.com/news.php, which allows for insulation values up to R-40.
In addition to our Barn/Garage, Barn-House and Unit One kits, we also offer custom-designed kits to meet the specific need of each of our customers. With our many models and customization options, we can easily meet your needs for a small cabin, a vacation home, a primary home or a barn/garage and living space combination kit. We can design a one, 1 1/2, or two-story home. We produce ranch houses, colonials, capes and more. Please talk with us about your ideas. We will be glad to answer your questions and begin working on your plans.
Options include cathedral ceilings, higher ceilings, larger roof overhangs, dormers, porches, decks, windows, dormers, metal roofing, windows, exterior doors, several siding choices-and more. We offer options for increasing the thickness of your exterior walls, including our double-stud wall option, which allows for insulation values up to R-40.
Our kit homes are all designed for assembly for amateur assembly, and without cranes or power tools. Each kit is accompanied by a custom-written Construction Manual.
We can design any home as a Green Home kit. Designed to be a key part of a total green home building project, our Green Home kits use many materials from green approved sources, including renewable and indigenous sources. They are designed for high resource efficiency.
Traditional 1 1/2 or 2 story home, sold as a precut kit.
We can customize your Shelter-Kit® Barn-House with gable or shed dormers, porches, decks, cathedral ceilings, lots of windows and more. You can start out small, and expand your home at any time. Shelter-Kit porches, decks and additions of all types can be added at any time-now, or in the future.
Available in either 1 ½ or two-story models
Can be designed in a tee or ell configuration, including attaching a garage
Just talk with us about your design ideas, and we will work to meet your requirements!
Perfect for remote, island or lakeside locations, as all of the components are precut and labeled for ease of assembly by amateurs, without power tools.
12 X 12 cabin, with a full view 12 sliding glass door on the front
Ideal for use as a remote, island or lakeside cabin, or a backyard office/workspace, as all of the components are precut and labeled for ease of assembly. You will not need any power tools to assemble your Unit One.
Expandable at any time, in any direction, by adding our Shelter-Kit® Deck, Open or Enclosed Porch kits, or additional Unit One kits
Pick up the lightweight kit components and carry them to your site!