Home Shell Package and YBH Services

The Yankee Barn Homes Post and Beam Home Shell Package is manufactured in a factory-controlled environment by skilled Yankee Barn craftsmen. The components of the Home Shell Package include the elements above; the post and beam frame, our True Wall panels and True Roof panels™ with the choice of drywall or pre-finished pine tongue and groove, windows and exterior doors, 2nd floor decking, and exterior ZIP System® sheathing and tape.

Services included with the Homes Shell Package:

  • Custom design process and development of schematic plan
  • Progress plan for the home layout and 3-D walkthrough
  • Engineering Review of your Home Shell Package
  • Construction Plans for your Yankee Barn Home Shell Package
  • Foundation and 1st Floor Deck drawings
  • Yankee Barn Homes Shell Construction Supervisor to work on-site with General Contractor to assemble your Home Shell Components

Additional products and services available:

  • Additional Polyisocyanurate insulation for True Wall and True Roof Panels™
  • Decorative cupolas, towers or turrets (open or closed to the interior)
  • Engineer or Architect Sealed Plans
  • Upgrade dimensional True Wall and Roof Panels™ (2×8 wall or 2×12 roof)
  • Upgrade Insulated ZIP System® R-Sheathing
  • YBH Construction Crew to assemble Shell Package Components

Finishing items provided by the client’s builder generally include:

  • The foundation
  • First floor sub-floor
  • The siding and trim for the exterior
  • The finished roofing material
  • Interior wall partitions, plus drywall for the interior of the YBH True Wall Panels
  • Utilities, such as electrical wiring, plumbing, heating & cooling system
  • Kitchen and bath

Yankee Barn Homes True Panel System

The True Panel System is extremely strong, energy efficient and cost effective, saving you time, money, and labor. True Panels are a key component in the Yankee Barn energy efficient panelized building enclosure. The True Panels are built with premium grade Sustainable Forest Initiative certified, kiln dried lumber.