Build a traditional styled roof Cupola to adorn your house, garage, shed or barn with these how-to plans. Add simple country charm to an otherwise ordinary looking structure! Lots of full sized traceable patterns make this weekend project that will last for years.
Features: Designed to fit any roof, regardless of pitch. Louvered side panels. Asphalt shingled roof. Uses standard lumber and plywood. Attach a metal store bought weather vane or make your own from wood (instructions included). Although this design is for an ornamental cupola, it can also be made functional (for ventilation). NOTE: These plans do not go into detail for cutting an opening in the roof if you wish to use the cupola for ventilation purposes.
Size: 25in. wide by 25in. deep by approx. 36in tall (from roof ridge to cupola peak - not including optional weather vane.)
Plans Include: Materials list, construction details, lots of full sized traceable patterns, detailed step-by-step instructions and photos. Very simple jig instructions to accurately match your roof pitch. Also includes traceable pattern for homemade wooden weather vane.
Skill Level: Moderate woodworking skills required.