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? Our network of manufacturers can ship your building kit anywhere in the U.S

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


Client Spotlight: 5-Bedroom Barndo Build Under $500k!

Today we visit the home of The Stunkards. This beautiful Oklahoma barndominium surrounded by orchards was completed in late 2023 using SIP construction. Read on for the full interview, cost breakdowns, and a firsthand account of what it’s like to design a barndominium with Back Forty!

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Common Mistakes To Avoid When Drawing Your Own Barndominium Plans!

Drawing out your ideas on paper can be a helpful and fun way to begin conceptualizing your barndominium design! Are you drawing your own plans, or are you curious about what pitfalls to avoid when sketching out your home? We address common missteps in detail, in an e-book we created specifically for folks like you!

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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.