Barn Kits

barn kits

What’s the Deal With Barn Kits?

by Dustin Gruetter • October 25, 2017

The word ‘barn’ comes with a lot of connotation, and so does the word ‘kit.’ When taken together these two words can make for a negative view of barn kits, and a fundamental misunderstanding of the value they can provide. Further, there’s a tendency to pigeon hole barn kits into a specific category, which makes […]


horse barn kits

When Horse Barn Kits Come to Life

by Scott Desbiens • October 4, 2017

DC Structures has designed and assembled countless horse barn kits. From small wood barns with one to two horse stalls all the way up to large-scale equestrian facilities for boarding businesses, there’s no horse barn project outside the DC wheelhouse. Earlier this year, we shared some construction progress photos of this luxury horse barn in […]


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Custom Made Easy: DC Custom Kit Design

by Brian Hurst • September 20, 2017

DC Structures is in the business of selling blueprints for our clients’ dreams. From small-scale projects to large commercial properties, our versatile kits have been adapted to suit a diverse mix of client needs. While our innovative post-and-beam building kits make for flexible designs that serve an array of lifestyles, we understand that not everyone […]


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Flexibility for Your Vision: DC Flex Design

by Terrell Martin • September 13, 2017

DC Structures made its name by designing an innovative line of prefabricated post and beam building kits. With a variety of kits ranging in size, price and scope, DC Structures prides itself in the versatility of its offerings. That said, we understand some people won’t always find exactly what they’re looking for in our selection […]


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From Design to Blueprints: Easy Building Design Process

by Dustin Gruetter • September 6, 2017

When we ask our customers about their experience with DC Structures after the completion of their project, we often hear a similar sentiment—”the process was just so easy!” At DC Structures we take pride in our easy building design process, making every step of our client partnerships as simple as possible. It’s what we refer […]


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Dog Kennels and Other Non-Horse Barn Designs

by Bret Loftis • August 30, 2017

DC Structures built its reputation by designing horse barns and barn-style homes, but what about spaces for your non-equine four-legged friends? Our repertoire of projects consists of countless structures that were created to help equestrian enthusiasts care for their horses. Oftentimes, however, horses aren’t the only animals our customers own. That’s why DC Structures also […]


sustainable barn design

Eco Tips: Sustainable Barn Design

by Josh Tittle • August 23, 2017

DC Structures values good stewardship of the environment and Earth’s natural resources. This principle is echoed through our space-efficient designs and our use of responsibly sourced products, such as premium heavy timbers from the Pacific Northwest. Our appreciation for nature and our focus on efficiency inform much of our approach to building design. When you […]


project feasibility

Project Feasibility: Can I Build This Here?

by Daniel Baker • August 16, 2017

There are plenty of reasons to be exhausted by a construction projects, and one of the biggest of those headaches relates to project feasibility. As you begin your design, planning and construction process, it’s important to consider how things like zoning, building on protected lands and other new construction requirements may affect your project. With a […]


classic car collection storage

Barns for Classic Car Collection Storage

by Scott Desbiens • June 7, 2017

Are you a classic car nut? With summer inching ever closer, it’s time for your prized investments to come out of hiding and into view. Of course, car shows and warm-weather joy rides would not be possible without adequate car collection storage. DC Structures creates barn kits specifically geared toward the dedicated hobbyist. If classic […]


small barn home kits

Small Barn Home Kits: Houses and Cabins Under 1,000 sq. ft.

by Terrell Martin • May 24, 2017

Downsizing doesn’t have to mean downgrading. Small home kits are a rising trend in tandem with the shift toward tiny homes and sustainable living. DC Structures has a number of small barn home and cabin kit options that can help you make good use of your space and lessen your environmental footprint. The decision to […]