Your barndominium and shop house experts

More than a home… we help you design a lifestyle.

At Back Forty Building Co., we not only design and build Barndominiums and Shop Houses…we live in them, too! Our family created Back Forty Building Co. to be a true resource…whether you’re dreaming, do-ing, or DIY-ing! We know that your home is one of the most important and meaningful investments you’ll ever make, and it’s our honor to be part of that process!

We design steel, pole barn, or stick built barndominiums. and shop houses.

Find a stock plan, or custom design! Our only goal is to help you create a home you love!

Need materials? We can ship your steel building kit anywhere in the contiguous U.S

Looking for info? We're always posting tips and resources on our blog and social media!


How Much Does It Cost To Build A Barndominium?

The number one question we get is “how much does it cost to build a barndominium?”. This can be a very complex question to answer, but we’re doing our best to break down barndominium and shop house cost variables for you in this blog post!

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5 Ways to Save Money on Your Barndominium Build.

We get questions all the time about how to save money on a barndominium or shop house. Honestly, there are a LOT of ways, big and small, to make your build fit in to a budget, but here are the top ways we have found to be simple, and effective, in reducing construction costs!

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Ready to see your plans come to life? We can make it happen!

At Back Forty, we’re innovating metal homes and how people live in barndominiums

and shop houses!

We’re proud to offer a comprehensive portfolio of products and solutions for both residential and commercial customers. Every building that we create is designed, engineered, and manufactured with a relentless attention to detail and quality.