Building a Garage 2 - Tools and Materials Checklist Building a Garage 2 - Tools and Materials Checklist

Intro - Materials - Foundation - Laying Wall - Positioning/Framing - Roof Framing - Sheathing - Windows - Siding/Soffit - Felt/Asphalt

Tools:

  1. Canvas Nails Belt
  2. Tape Measures: 33'' and 16 to 20''
  3. 20-24 oz. Framing Hammer
  4. 16 oz. Claw Hammer
  5. Combination Square
  6. Carpenter's Framing Square
  7. Carpenter's Level
  8. Nail Puller
  9. Set of Wrenches
  10. Hacksaw
  11. Screwdrivers
  12. Electric Drill
  13. Circular Saw

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  15. Chalk Line
  16. Sturdy Ladder(s)
  17. Saw Horses
  18. Carpenter's Pencils and/or Felt Tipped Pen
  19. Hand Saw
  20. String
  21. Plumb Bob
  22. Clamp
  23. Air Compressor w/ Nail Gun and Staple Gun
  24. Finish Hammer
  25. Nail Set
  26. Caulking Gun
  27. Chisel
  28. Tin Snip
  29. Blueprints

Materials for Foundation:

  1. Wooden Forms
  2. Sand or Gravel
  3. Visquine
  4. Concrete
  5. Wire Mesh
  6. Reinforcement Bar
  7. Metal Fasteners

Materials for Wall Framing:

  1. 2" x 4" Pre-Cut Wall Studs
  2. Sill Plates (Pressure Treated or Redwood)
  3. Top Plates
  4. Cap Plates
  5. King Studs
  6. Trimmer Studs
  7. Cripple Studs
  8. Window and Door Headers
  9. Pre-fabricated garage Door Header
  10. Diagonal Bracing Material (if needed)
  11. Metal Fasteners
  12. Header Hangers
  13. Framing Clips

Materials for Roofing:

  1. Pre-fabricated Roof Trusses
  2. Exterior Plywood
  3. Scaffolding
  4. Metal Flashing
  5. Drip Edge
  6. Tarpaper
  7. Composite Asphalt Shingles
  8. Staples
  9. 12 GA. Galvanized Roofing Nails
  10. Metal Fasteners
  11. Rafter Ties Plywood
  12. Sheathing Clips

Materials for Doors, Windows and Siding:

  1. Sheathing - exterior grade plywood or composition board
  2. Plywood for Soffits
  3. 1" x 6" Facia
  4. Crown Molding
  5. Battons
  6. Windows
  7. Passage door w/Lock Set
  8. Garage Door
  9. Trim Materials
  10. Caulking
  11. Flashing
  12. Shim Material
  13. Felt Paper
  14. HDG Finishing Nails (4,6,8, & 16d)
Intro - Materials - Foundation - Laying Wall - Positioning/Framing - Roof Framing - Sheathing - Windows - Siding/Soffit - Felt/Asphalt

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