Increase snow load on your 8 ft Lifetime shed from 23 to 30 psf and wind rating from 65 to 90 mph! Only needed in extreme weather areas.
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Lifetime Sheds Extreme Weather Kit For 8 Foot Wide Sheds (model 60011)
Do you live in an area that gets lots of snow or produces high severe winds? Our 8 foot wide Lifetime sheds are already built to last although you might want to consider reinforcing your new shed for extra strength! The Extreme Weather Kit will anchor your 8ft. Lifetime storage shed down to your foundation from top to bottom with steel supports for the walls, doors and roof trusses. This kit will increase the roof snow load of your shed from 23 pounds per square foot to 30 pounds per square foot! For our 8x10 size Lifetime shed that would give you 2400 pounds roof load capacity! The extreme kit will also help those in severe wind areas. This kit will increase the wind rating from 65 miles per hour to 94 miles per hour!
This kit will provide reinforcements for up to 3 roof trusses on the 8 foot Lifetime sheds. If you get an 8x12 or larger shed you will need to purchase an extra snow load kit; call for details.
IMPORTANT: The Extreme Weather Kit provides reinforcements for UP TO
THREE ROOF TRUSSES. This kit is designed for the Lifetime 8x10 ft shed or any
of our other smaller 8 ft Lifetime sheds. This kit is not designed for the
Lifetime side sheds in which the door is located in the longer
side of the shed.
Note: this weather kit is not designed for our Side entry Lifetime sheds; it is meant for the 8 foot wide sheds. This kit is Approved for Miami Dade county requirements in Florida! Use attached document for permitting.
Compatibility: Fits 8 foot wide Lifetime sheds
Snow Load: 30 lbs psf
Wind Rating: 94 mph
10 year warranty!
- 8 steel wall channels
- 8 steel door channels
- 11 Floor anchor mounting brackets for doors, trusses and back wall (anchor bolts not included)
- 4 Gable-to-Truss steel supports
- 3 Roof Truss Bracket Hardware
- 2 Reinforcement door latches
- 12 Roof reinforcement screws per truss
- Anchors directly to your shed
- Increases roof snow load from 23 psf without reinforcement kit to 30 psf
- Increases wind rating from 65 mph without reinforcement kit to 94 mph
WARNING: This product can expose you to chemicals including nickel which are known to the State of California to cause cancer and birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information go to www.p65warnings.ca.gov