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Big E Display 2019

It’s The Barn Yard’s 35th anniversary and we went all out to make this year’s Big E display above and beyond everything we’ve done before. This is huge. So in celebration of 35 years, here’s 35 photos of our best display yet.

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Posted to Blog: Thursday, September 12, 2019

New Catalog

Introducing our brand new must-have catalog. Featuring an expanded post & beam barns section, new options pages, many more photo galleries, the new Modern Farmhouse Series, and 36 more pages of content than our last catalog, this has everything we offer and then some. Get your own free copy at the Big E, our stores, or download a PDF online.

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Posted to Blog: Thursday, September 12, 2019

Big E 2019 TV Commercial

As seen on TV: The Barn Yard’s 2019 Big E TV commercial, celebrating 35 years at the Big E!

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Posted to Blog: Thursday, September 12, 2019

The Barn Yard’s Premier Shed Delivery Service

In this video, see how a shed is delivered with the Mule: The Barn Yard’s Premier Shed Delivery Service.

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Posted to Blog: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Post & Beam Carriage Barn Raising in Burlington, CT

Watch as our crew builds a post & beam Carriage Barn—from timber frame to completed barn—in Burlington, CT.

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Posted to Blog: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Insulating a Post & Beam Carriage Barn with SIP Panels

Join host Everett Skinner IV, P.E. of The Barn Yard as he discusses the benefits of insulating a post & beam barn with SIP Panels and goes through the installation process on site with The Barn Yard crew.

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Posted to Blog: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Bald Hill Timber Frame Home Tour

Get the full tour—exterior and interior—in this video of the Bald Hill timber frame home built by Great Country Timber Frames.

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Posted to Blog: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Rebuilding a Historic Timber Frame Water Tower

Watch as a 42-foot-tall timber frame water tower is built by Great Country Timber Frames on one of the oldest properties in Stonington, Connecticut.

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Posted to Blog: Wednesday, September 11, 2019

28' x 40' Newport Garage, Marlborough, CT

Nestled amongst the pines, flowering trees, and tulips in Marlborough, CT, you'll find this 28' x 40' Newport Garage with cedar siding, 20' transom dormer, and two turkey tail peaks with trolley beams.

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Posted to Blog: Thursday, June 27, 2019

12' x 16' Victorian Carriage House, Weston, CT

The half glass door and transom windows take this Victorian Carriage House to the next level.

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Posted to Blog: Thursday, June 27, 2019