Old barns with barn siding and recycled building materials.

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Looking for barn siding and recycled building materials?

At the bottom of the page are some old barns that need to be recycled.  There is a lot of  good used lumber in these old buildings. 

Antique lumber that can be used for many different projects.

Most of these barns are in rough shape.  They have become an eye sore and a safety hazard.  These old barns make perfect candidates for an architectural salvage project. 

Reclaimed lumber in many cases is better than new lumber you get from the lumber yard.  It has been air dried over many years making it much more stable. 

Using recycled building materials helps the environment.  It is truly a green building material.

1. The old barn wood does not end up in land fills.

2. It saves trees from being cut for new lumber.

Have a barn you want to list?

Here are a list of details that should be included in your listing:

We reserve the right to delete postings that have incomplete information.    

1. Good pictures!  You can upload up to four pictures with your listing.  Please take advantage of this feature.  This will help wood salvage companies to determine if your old barn wood is right for them. 

2. Size of the barn.  For example 40x60.
3. Size of beams and boards.  You don’t need to measure every board in your barn….unless you want to.  But you need a good idea of the sizes of your beams.  Are they mostly 8x8? Or 10x10? 
Is the barn siding 1x10 planks?  3/4x 8 ship lap? Tongue and groove?

4. Is the siding painted?  Or weathered gray?

5. Does your barn have hay lofts?  

6. Are the beams rough sawn or hand hewn?  ( hand hewn beams will have axe marks in them) 

7. Does your barn have a shingled roof? Cedar shakes? Tin?

Please note:  All submissions must have at least one picture, a minimum of 100 words describing the barn, and contact information in the body of the listing.

Do you have an old barn that needs to be recycled?

Feel free to list it here. Include as many details as you can.

Old barns to salvage

Click below to see old barns that need to be salvaged.

1906 Barn - Coatesville, IN 
30 Miles West of Indianapolis on U.S. Highway 40 1906 large barn to be removed. Barn has both hand cut and sawn beams, tin roof, lots of weathered …

1880's Bank Barn - 36'x50' - Mount Airy, Maryland 
100 + year old Bank Barn for sale with beautiful hand hewn and rough sawn beams joined by mortise and tenon with wooden pegs. The rough sawn beams on …

3 barns for sale or salvage in Chelsea MI. 20 x 40, 64 x 50, 50 x 25 
"I have hired an excellent contractor, J & L Enterprises Barn Salvage, to dismantle my 3 barns south of Chelsea Michigan. Barn #1 was 20’ x 40’, with hand …

100x44 Barn - West Liberty OH 
Large unused barn with nice red and white hand hewn oak beams put together with peg and mortise. Large part built in 1880 and is 100x44. Newer section …

40 x 60 Gambrel barn - Hudsonville, MI 
over a 100 year old barn in great condition, but not practical for what we need. This barn is filled with wood hand hewn beans and the planking is all …

Old 40 X 199 Barn - St Johns, MI 
Over 100 years old, pegs on beams, foundation crumbling, roof leaking bad, floor to basement rotting, beams and siding good shape. 989-307-9760

19x37 Barn With 150 Year Old Wood - Renfrew, PA (Butler) 
Barn built in early 70's by my Father. He used repurposed wood from a then, 100 year old farm house in Butler, PA. The old farm house stood near Stoughton's …

55x65 Barn - Jonesborough, TN 
I am not sure of the exact age of the barn. My family purchased the farm in 1951, but the barn itself appears to be much older. It is approx 55x65 with …

16x22x22 Turn of the Century Barn - Grand Island, NY 
Free barn/wood to someone who can take care of removal professionally. I have an old barn on my property that is leaning and needs taken down. I'm …

Late 1800's Hand & Rough Sewn Beams Alexander City, Al 
Approximate dimensions are 24' x 54'. Exterior is Hawn sewn pine beams and the flooring is pine boards. The old house/barn was built in the 1850~1890 …

120 year old Wooden Feed Mill - Johnstown, PA 
The mill is 40 ft x 60 ft, 3 stories (plus attic) double planked wooden gristmill built in 1895-97 after the original mill burned down. All sawed lumber. …

200+ year old 28'x60' hill barn - Rehoboth, Massachusetts Not rated yet
This 28'x60' hill barn dates to roughly the late 1700's with an addition to the south from the 1800s. We own a historic home that belonged to a well-known …

40x50 barn - Remsen, IA Not rated yet
I don't know much about my barn. It is approximately 40x50 including an approximately 17' addition to the east side. I've owned it for 20 years and I believe …

We have a Civil War Era (mid-1800's) log barn, with hand hewn log beams, that needs to be removed from farm land in Danville, Indiana 46122. Main barn …

OLD BARN / CRIB, NICE CONDITION, 56x38, EARL PARK INDIANA - $1,000 Not rated yet
We have an antique barn in Earl Park, IN 47942 that needs to be removed. Size is approximately 38x56. The barn is in very nice condition and has a lot …

We have an old barn in Haviland, Ohio 45851 that needs to be removed (about 45 minutes from Ft Wayne, Indiana). We are seeking a barn salvage crew who …

2 Old Barns For Sale or Salvage near Middleville, Michigan Not rated yet
We have two old barns on the farm that need to be removed. We have no idea how old BARN #1 is, BUT BARN #2 WAS CONSTRUCTED IN 1928. BOTH WERE IN PLACE …

1946 80x34 Dairy Barn - Long Prairie MN Not rated yet
The barn is 80x34 and it was built in 1946. It is roofed with shingles, there are a few holes in the roof. The siding was painted red, but it's pretty …

40x60 Barn to Salvage - Nashville,Indiana 47448 Not rated yet
Built in 1930. Approximately 40x60, poplar board wood siding weathered grey, sawn beams 8x8 2nd floor loft 1/8 falling down because of storage that …

5k Board Feet Weathered Grey and interior brown Reclaimed barn wood  Not rated yet
We have 5,000 board feet of Barn Wood available for $2.50 per board foot. Widths range from 6 inches to 14 inches. Colors range from solid weathered …

100+ year old 46'x60' Gambrel Barn - Grand Blanc, MI Not rated yet
Over 100 year old 46'x60' Gambrel Barn, needs to be torn down. All materials given to reputable, insured professional barn removers in exchange for tear …

40x40 Gable Barn - Pontoon Beach, IL Not rated yet
Barn is gable design 40x40 with red painted exterior and a tin roof. Barn has not been used for several years and is empty on all levels. Barn is structurally …

Old 22x32.5 Tobacco Barn - Goshen OH Not rated yet
Free barn/wood to someone who can take care of removal professionally. Old, what appears to be tobacco style barn with a loft. Beams are a mix of 8x8 …

63'x32' 1911 3-Story Bank Barn in Central Illinois (Hanna City) Not rated yet

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36' x 71' x 38' High Gambrel Roof Barn - Cook, MN Not rated yet
History: This barn was built for use in conjunction with a sawmill at the peak of the logging era in the United States. Because of that this barn's …

20x40 Barn - Hampton Roads, Virginia (Gloucester) Not rated yet
Barn is about 20 x 40; beams 8 x 8. Barn siding is weathered gray; 8 to 12' planks. There is a sturdy hay loft. Beams are hand hewn. Roof is tin. Built …

1890 Built Corn Barn - Illinois Not rated yet
Midwest Barn built in apprx 1890 for sale. Apprx 25 x 35. Vintage aged oak. Constructed of oak featuring apprx (30+) 10x10 and 8x8 pilers and other …

80x211 Post & Beam Warehouse - Bay City, MI Not rated yet
Post and beam warehouse built in 1905. Framing material is hemlock. 80' x 211' I will have the white asbestos siding removed by a licensed contractor. …

16x22x22 Barn - Grand Island, NY Not rated yet
Looking for best offer to take care of removal and costs of removal, and a little for the salvaged lumber. I have an old barn on my property that is …


31 x 60 Banked Bow Barn - Dayton, OH Not rated yet
The barn is 31' wide by 60' long. The arched rafters are laminated redwood that are 2" x 4" and 24" apart. The roof deck is 1'" x 8" pine. The floor …

100 yr old barn for sale - Lancaster, Ohio Not rated yet
We have a three level 100+ year old barn. We would like to sell the timbers and lumber. Need to sell and disassemble quickly. Please contact us at …

100+ year old barn (30x70) Wheelersburg OH. Not rated yet
The barn is 30 x 70 and is 100+ years old. I'm not sure what kind of wood it is constructed of (probably oak). The color is weathered gray.The timbers …

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