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Do you get snow in your area? Want to increase the strength of your Lifetime storage shed? The 60045 is what you are looking for. This snow load kit will increase the snow load capacity of your 8-foot wide shed from 23 pounds per square foot to 30 pounds per square foot. One kit reinforces 1 truss. See below for quantities of snow load kits needed for different Lifetime shed models.
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How many kits do I need for my Lifetime storage shed?
The smallest shed that can use this snow load kit is an 8x5 Lifetime shed, such as model 6406 Lifetime shed. This shed has 1 truss, therefore needing 1 kit to increase the strength. From there, Lifetime outdoor shed sizes increase by 2.5 feet. Each 2.5-foot increase in length adds another truss that will need to be reinforced. Thus, the 6411 Lifetime shed will need to snow load kits, and the 6405 Lifetime storage shed will need three kits.
Can this truss reinforcement kit be used with Lifetime garden shed?
These snow load kits are also compatible with Lifetime garden sheds too, but are not useable on all trusses. The 60005, 60001, and 60020 have two trusses this kit can be used to reinforce. The 6446 model can use 4 trusses.
Is the 60045 roof reinforcement kit compatible with Lifetime storage building?
No. You will need to order the 1034594 snow load kit for your Lifetime storage building (Lifetime sheds that are 11-feet wide).
Will this snow-load kit work on non-Lifetime sheds?
No. Sorry, it only works on Lifetime brand sheds.
Which Lifetime sheds does the snow-load reinforcement kit work with?
The snow load kit works with the following Lifetime plastic shed models: 6406, 6418, 6411, 6413, 600910, 60015, 60018, 6405, 6402, 60056, 60085, 60035, 60086, and 60075.