The Glenwood

Storage Shed / Garage
DIY Kits

Backyard storage or cabin in the woods...


The Glenwood by Best Barns offers a large amount of loft storage along with the perfect size single car garage. The Glenwood by Best Barns provides plenty of room for your storage needs. Featuring a 4'-3" second floor loft and high first floor sidewalls there is plenty of room to add shelving, tools and workbench.


Sold in home centers in the US and Japan Best Barns has been producing quality building kits for 30 years. Best Barns passes on additional savings to you because they work with a local home center nearest you providing material to finish your new storage shed for professional results.


* shown with optional gable sunburst window 
** shown with optional (2) two single windows with shutters 
*** shown with optional 9-lite walk-in door




Windows and Doors
• 8' x 7' opening for garage door (purchased locally)
• Optional 18"x36" Windows with raised panel shutters
• Optional 18"x24" Windows with Sunburst


Sturdy-Built Truss System:
• 40 lbs snow load / 120 mph wind load


Loft Area:
Full second floor loft with 4'-3" headroom


Side walls:
• 8'-1" High side walls


Pre-primed Siding:
• Siding - 3/8" L. P. (Louisiana Pacific) Smartside Ext. Paneling w/50 year limited warranty



Glenwood 12' x 16' Wood Shed Kit
$4244 $3395 Delivered

    Optional 12' x 16' Deluxe Floor Kit (3/4" Plywood)
$1089 $871 Delivered


Glenwood 12' x 20' Wood Shed Kit
$4869 $3895 Delivered

    Optional 12' x 20' Deluxe Floor Kit (3/4" Plywood)
$1350 $1080 Delivered


Glenwood 12' x 24' Wood Shed Kit
$5619 $4495 Delivered

    Optional 12' x 24' Deluxe Floor Kit (3/4" Plywood)
$1480 $1184 Delivered


Optional Accessories
: Optional accessories can only be ordered at the time you are ordering a shed. They cannot be ordered separately. If you have questions about this, please call before ordering.

Wood Window with Shutters (18" x 27")

$111 $89 Delivered Price (quantity at checkout)

9-Lite 32" x 80" Entry Door
$335 $268  Delivered Price

14 x 14 Octogonal Window
$56 $45 Delivered Price (quantity at checkout)

Materials to buy locally for your Clairmont Building Kit
  • Shingles

  • Metal drip edge

  • Roofing nails


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Once you receive your new building begin by unpacking the pre-cut framing, doors and hardware. You will also receive a detailed manual with step by step instructions. Each step is explained with clear instructions and detailed line art and has been developed with the novice builder in mind.


Best Barns wood shed kit components fit easily into place with no special tools or skills required!

  • Pre-cut roof trusses for fast and accurate assembly
  • Pre-cut Wood Gussets
  • Pre-cut wall framing
  • Pre-cut trim for a perfect fit
  • Pre-built barn doors
  • Technical Support - 7 days
  • Satisfaction Guaranteed


All required hardware including door hinges, latch, nails, hurricane hangers, glue for gussets and detailed instruction manual. Shingles and roof edge provided by owner.


Order with confidence. We take great pride in our wood shed kits. Product quality and satisfaction is out number one goal. We use the highest grade of lumber from Sweden and Germany. These countries require a more stringent grading system than US standards insuring only the best lumber is used in your shed kit



Primed 3/8" wood siding, with vertical grooves, creates an attractive plank look.


Smart Panel, manufactured by Lousiana-Pacific, creates the visual beauty of real wood with the strength and durability of an engineered product.


The siding is made from wood strands, pressed into a resin saturated substrate,superior to plywood. A cedar texture is embossed into the substrate, free from knot holes and patches. Other features include:


  • Primed, ready for paint color of your choice. Latex acrylic paint recommended.
  • Treated with Composibor (from U.S. Borax) prevents fungal decay and insect damage.
  • Backed with a 50 year limited warranty.


The Glenwood's unique truss design provides a 2nd floor loft for additional storage space.





Optional Windows with Shutters

Single hung windows with screens & decorative raised panel shutters.  Optionally you may order additional windows to provide more light and venting.

Single hung aluminum 18" x 36" windows provide light and ventilation. Lockable frames are durable and easy to operate. Screens limit birds and insects. Decorative raised panel shutters are included.


Optional Item

Optionally you may order sunburst windows to provide more light and venting for the second floor loft area.

Single hung aluminum 18" x 24" windows with decorative sunburst top provide added appeal, light and ventalation. Lockable frames are durable and easy to operate. Screens limit birds and insects.



Optional Item

Choose an optional Sturdy-Built wood floor for your new garage kit. Easy to construct and designed specifically for your building.


This floor is designed for buildings incorporating an overhead garage door. A galvanized sill plate is provided with this floor system.


The Sturdy-Build floor system comes standard with 3/4" plywood flooring and 2x4 treated floor joists spaced 12" o.c.. Floor is supported with 4x4 treated runners.


Nails are included. Material is not pre-cut. Floor sheathing is not treated. The floor package will be delivered, prior to your shed, by a local lumber supplier. They will call to make delivery arrangements. Someone will need to receive/sign for delivery.



Garage door is purchased locally by homeowner.


Door opening is for an 8' Wide x 7' High garage door.

Optional Item

An optional walk-in entry door gives better access:

  • Pre-hung 9-lite walk-in door includes aluminum threshold and lockset
  • Windowless pre-hung 6-panel steel walk-in door also includes threshold and lockset


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Below is information that your local permiting office may need prior to construction. Please check with the permit office before purchasing. 
Permit Document


Below is a sample instruction manual. This manual only contains partial information and shouldn't be used to construct this kit. A full instruction manual will be provided when you purchase. 
Sample Instructions