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Sonoma

Home Studios

Bring the feeling of wine country to your piece of the world.

Our Sonoma home studio kit draws from its natural surroundings to create a retreat that will unleash the spirit within. The 4-sided, hip roof design creates a cathedral-like overhead with soaring space. Clean lines and restrained architectural details make this great home studio idea comfortable as either garden a studio or small home office. The Sonoma blends into the scenery, rather than obscuring it, making it perfectly tucked away in a corner of your property. Make it yours in our Custom Design Center.

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  • Create your own outdoor office retreat with one of our Sonoma home studio designs. The spacious interior provides plenty of space for your backyard oasis. View the Sonoma style tabs for pricing and everything else you need to know.

Features

- Characterized by a spacious hip roof rafter design.
- Plenty of headroom.
- Perfect as a home office

Popular options:

Floor plans

Below are a few sample floorplans that shows the popular options associated with Sonoma studios.
For more ideas and photos please visit Interiors under inspiration.

Popular Sonoma home studio floor configurations

Try this Floor Planner Tool to design your own space and share as you like.
You may also download graph paper and print out a few sheets to help designing your own space!

Available Sonoma home studio sizes

Sonoma studios have sizes ranging between 52 sq.ft to 396 sq.ft.

If you cannot find your size please contact us.

Assembly

Level of Difficulty:

Like all of our buildings, our Sonoma home studio building includes easy-to-follow instructions, diagrams, and assembly videos that will help you through the process.

Below is a series of photos showing one of our Sonoma buildings being assembled.

  • Foundation for a Sonoma building

  • Wall framing install

  • Sonoma roof installation

  • Enhanced siding package for a Sonoma studio

  • Sonoma building close to completion

  • Completed Sonoma home studio

Hiring a contractor

Our Sonoma home studio style buildings are relatively easy to assemble however if you feel that you may want some assistance check out our hire a contractor page.

Contractor working on a roof
  • 3D Video Tour of a Sonoma home studio Building

    The products featured is an 8 x 10 ft. Sonoma in a poolside setting with the following options: Scotia Blue Canexel siding, cedar shingle roof, D8 door, w8 painted white, 8ft. bench.

    Visit our 3D Tours page to see all the Summerwood Styles

  • Video tour for a Sonoma studio
  

details & specs

  
    

Sonoma Home Studios Dimensions

SONOMA DIMENSIONS CHART
A B C D E
BUILDING DEPTH BUILDING HEIGHT FLOOR HEIGHT WALL HEIGHT ROOF HEIGHT
4' 8' - 4 1/8" 5 5/8" 6' - 4 1/2" 6' - 4 1/2"
6' 8' - 11 1/2" 5 5/8" 6' - 4 1/2" 2' - 1 3/8"
4' 8' - 4 1/8" 5 5/8" 6' - 4 1/2" 1' 6"
6' 8' - 11 1/2" 5 5/8" 6' - 4 1/2" 2' - 1 3/8"
8' 10' - 2 3/8" 7 5/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 2' - 8 1/4"
10' 10' - 9 3/8" 7 5/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 3' - 3 1/4"
12' 11' - 4 1/4" 7 5/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 3' - 10 1/8"
14' 11' - 11 1/4" 7 5/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 4' - 5 1/8"
16' 12' - 8 1/4" 8 3/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 5' - 1/8"
18' 13' - 3 1/2" 8 3/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 5' - 7 3/8"
20' 13' - 10 3/8" 8 3/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 6' - 2 1/4"
22' 14' - 5 3/8" 8 3/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 6' - 9 1/4"
24' 15' - 3/8" 8 3/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 7' - 4 1/4"
26' 15' - 7 1/4" 8 3/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 7' - 11 1/4"
28' 16' - 2 1/4" 8 3/8" 6' - 10 1/2" 8' - 6 1/8"

Our measurements (i.e. 8ft. x 12ft.) are taken from the outside of the floor & wall framing, therefore, they don't include the siding, and/or sheathing.

For true interior measurements, subtract the thickness of the wall framing; 3 ½” for 2x4 walls, and 5 ½” for 2x6 walls. Note: 2 x 4 is actually 1 ½” x 3 ½” and 2 x 6 is actually 1 ½” x 5 ½” due to the properties of "finished” lumber.

Wall Plan

Sonoma studio wall plan

For true exterior dimensions, add the siding, sheathing (if applicable), and corner trim pieces. The Canexel siding is 3/8" thick, the cedar siding is 3/4" thick and the log siding is 1 1/2" thick. The wall sheathing varies from 7/16” to 3/4”. The corner trim is 3/4".

If you have any other questions pertaining to the size of the building, please do not hesitate to ask us, we're here to help.

Roof Framing Plan

In strong competition with gable roofing, hip roofing is up there for the most popular roofing style. Hip roofs typically feature a low/moderate slope, with all sides sloping from the center toward the walls of the structure.

Hips are more complicated to frame, sheath, and finish, but are typically simpler to trim and eliminate the vertical wall component of a gable roof style, known as “gable ends”.

Additional consideration should be given to ventilation. Due to its geometry and the lack of gable ends, roof vents must be placed on the roof itself. Consult with your contractor or roofing company, for the most effective ventilation system for your roof.

Roof framing plan for a Sonoma building

Overhang Detail

Soffits are the cedar trim pieces that are attached to the underside of the rafter ends.
Fascia is typically the cedar 1x4 that’s used to cover the rafter tips and provide a nice straight level line for the bottom of your roof.

Sonoma studio roof overhang detail

Foundation

Traditional patio stone foundation. A concrete pad is also ideal for poolside applications.

Visit Foundations Page for detail.

Sonoma studio foundation

Materials

Like all summerwood designs, the Sonoma is a fantastic display of premium grade materials coming together for any of your outdoor needs. Our materials are chosen for their aesthetic appeal, durability, and environmental friendliness. Construction is engineered for garages and cabins but ideally suited for storage sheds and pool cabanas as well.

Floor
item material dimension notes
runners pressure treated 2x6 underside of floor framing
joists pressure treated 2x4 - 2x8 16" on center
sheathing spruce 48" x 96" x 5/8" tongue & groove
material upgrades
floor insulation expanded polystyrene 3 1/2" & 5 1/2" within floor cavities
pine flooring white pine 1x6 tongue & groove
Walls
item material dimension notes
wall plates spruce 2x4 - 2x6 bottom, top, double top
wall studs spruce 2x4 - 2x6 16" on center
siding cedar channel 1x8 standard horizontal siding
material upgrades
canexel siding canexel 1x8 studs & plates
cedar wall framing cedar 2x8 - 2x6 studs & plates
esu1a osb + typar n/a wall sheathing & building wrap
wall insulation expanded polystyrene 3 1/2" & 5 1/2" within wall cavities
Roof
item material dimension notes
ceiling spruce 2x4 - 2x10 ceiling framing
rafters spruce 2x4 - 2x10 24" on center maximum
ridge board spruce 2x4 - 2x10 n/a
sheathing osb 48" x 96" x 7/16" n/a
material upgrades
cedar roof boards cedar 1x6 - 1x8 n/a
cedar rafters cedar 2x6 - 2x12 n/a
roof insulation expanded polystyrene 3 1/2" & 5 1/2" on roof surface
Roof
item material dimension notes
cedar trim cedar 1x6 - 1x8 corners, soffit, fascia
material upgrades
maintenance free trim versatex 1x4 - 1x8 corners, soffit, fascia

Popular upgrades

Enhanced Siding Package

If you are thinking of adding insulation to your Sonoma home studio, consider adding one of our "enhanced siding packages". It's a layer of sheathing (OSB or plywood) and house wrap (Typar and optional HomeSlicker) that provides a moisture barrier to your structure.

Enhanced siding package upgrade

Interior Cedar Siding and Framing

The Sonoma style allows for a wide array of interior finishes. Our cedar siding or framing interior upgrade can be incorporated on the walls and/or ceiling, providing a warm rustic feel.

Interior cedar siding choices

Roof Extension

One way to expand the functionality of the Sonoma style is to extend the roof past one or more of the exterior walls.

The roof is then supported on a post & beam structure custom to your design. Perfect for a shaded outdoor living area.

Home studio Sonoma roof extension drawing & building upgrade

Extra Overhang

The Sonoma style roof features a standard 6” overhang where the roof meets the walls. The overhang is trimmed out with a soffit and fascia board. Extra overhang is offered in increments of 6” (i.e +6 (12”), +12 (18”)).!

Extra overhang drawing & a Sonoma studio with extra overhang

Finishing

Once your Sonoma building is complete, there are a few things you can do on the inside to add to the comfort and enjoyment of your new Summerwood Sonoma studio design.

Please see Interior Finishing under Advice for more information

Insulation

Enjoy your Summerwood Sonoma building in any season and remain comfortable by implementing insulation in the floor, walls, and/or roof.

Insulation material for a Sonoma studio

Electrical

The inside of our Sonoma studio are deliberately left exposed to accommodate various electrical applications.

Electrical configuration example

Plumbing

Often the Sonoma style is required to accommodate change rooms, bathroom or bar sinks.

Home studio bathroom configuration
  

pricing

  

Visit "options and accessories" for detail and pricing of our accessories.

Find below pricing for all of the Sonoma sizes that we have built so far. Don't see your size? Ask us and we will provide you with a quote.

    

Sm Sonoma
Home Studios (<70 sq.ft.)

* All prices in $CAD
Small Sonoma
Home Studios, price list
kit size pre-cut pre-assembled Installed
4ft.x4ft. $1,495 $1,196 $1,695 $1,356 $2,395 $1,916
4ft.x6ft. $2,095 $1,676 $2,495 $1,996 $3,395 $2,716
5ft.x5ft. $1,995 $1,596 $2,195 $1,756 $3,095 $2,476
5ft.x7ft. $2,495 $1,996 $2,795 $2,236 $3,795 $3,036
4ft.x9ft. $2,495 $1,996 $2,795 $2,236 $3,795 $3,036
6ft.x6ft. $2,495 $1,996 $2,795 $2,236 $3,795 $3,036
5ft.x8ft. $2,695 $2,156 $2,995 $2,396 $4,095 $3,276
5ft.x9ft. $2,795 $2,236 $3,195 $2,556 $4,595 $3,676
6ft.x8ft. $2,895 $2,316 $3,395 $2,716 $4,895 $3,916
7ft.x7ft. $2,895 $2,316 $3,395 $2,716 $4,895 $3,916
5ft.x10ft. $2,995 $2,396 $3,495 $2,796 $4,995 $3,996
4ft.x13ft. $2,995 $2,396 $3,495 $2,796 $4,995 $3,996
6ft.x9ft. $2,995 $2,396 $3,495 $2,796 $5,095 $4,076
7ft.x8ft. $2,995 $2,396 $3,495 $2,796 $5,095 $4,076
5ft.x12ft. $3,095 $2,476 $3,595 $2,876 $5,195 $4,156
6ft.x10ft. $3,095 $2,476 $3,595 $2,876 $5,195 $4,156
7ft.x9ft. $3,195 $2,556 $3,695 $2,956 $5,195 $4,156
8ft.x8ft. $3,195 $2,556 $3,695 $2,956 $5,195 $4,156
7ft.x10ft. $3,395 $2,716 $3,795 $3,036 $5,295 $4,236
5ft.x14ft. $3,395 $2,716 $3,795 $3,036 $5,295 $4,236

Med Sonoma
Home Studios ( 70 - 100 sq.ft.)

* All prices in $CAD
Medium Sonoma
Home Studios, price list
kit size pre-cut pre-assembled Installed
6ft.x12ft. $3,395 $2,716 $3,795 $3,036 $5,295 $4,236
8ft.x9ft. $3,595 $2,876 $3,995 $3,196 $5,795 $4,636
7ft.x11ft. $3,595 $2,876 $4,095 $3,276 $5,795 $4,636
8ft.x10ft. $3,795 $3,036 $4,595 $3,676 $6,195 $4,956
9ft.x9ft. $3,795 $3,036 $4,595 $3,676 $6,195 $4,956
6ft.x14ft. $3,795 $3,036 $4,595 $3,676 $6,195 $4,956
7ft.x12ft. $3,795 $3,036 $4,595 $3,676 $6,195 $4,956
9ft.x10ft. $4,095 $3,276 $4,895 $3,916 $6,795 $5,436
6ft.x15ft. $3,995 $3,196 $4,795 $3,836 $6,595 $5,276
7ft.x13ft. $4,095 $3,276 $4,895 $3,916 $6,695 $5,356
8ft.x12ft. $4,295 $3,436 $5,095 $4,076 $6,995 $5,596
6ft.x16ft. $4,095 $3,276 $4,895 $3,916 $6,795 $5,436
7ft.x14ft. $4,495 $3,596 $5,195 $4,156 $7,295 $5,836
9ft.x11ft. $4,695 $3,756 $5,295 $4,236 $7,395 $5,916
10ft.x10ft. $4,695 $3,756 $5,295 $4,236 $7,495 $5,996

LGE Sonoma
Home Studios (100 - 130 sq.ft)

* All prices in $CAD
Large Sonoma
Home Studios, price list
kit size pre-cut pre-assembled Installed
8ft.x13ft. $4,795 $3,836 $5,595 $4,476 $7,795 $6,236
7ft.x15ft. $4,795 $3,836 $5,595 $4,476 $7,795 $6,236
9ft.x12ft. $4,995 $3,996 $5,795 $4,636 $8,095 $6,476
10ft.x11ft. $5,095 $4,076 $5,795 $4,636 $8,195 $6,556
7ft.x16ft. $4,995 $3,996 $5,795 $4,636 $8,095 $6,476
8ft.x14ft. $4,995 $3,996 $5,695 $4,556 $7,995 $6,396
9ft.x13ft. $5,295 $4,236 $6,095 $4,876 $8,495 $6,796
10ft.x12ft. $5,595 $4,476 $6,295 $5,036 $8,895 $7,116
8ft.x15ft. $5,395 $4,316 $6,095 $4,876 $8,495 $6,796
9ft.x14ft. $5,695 $4,556 $6,395 $5,116 $9,095 $7,276
8ft.x16ft. $5,695 $4,556 $6,395 $5,116 $8,995 $7,196
10ft.x13ft. $5,995 $4,796 $6,895 $5,516 $9,595 $7,676

E LGE Sonoma
Home Studios ( >130 sq.ft.)

* All prices in $CAD
Medium Sonoma
Home Studios, price list
kit size pre-cut pre-assembled Installed
11ft.x12ft. $5,995 $4,796 $6,895 $5,516 $9,595 $7,676
10ft.x14ft. $6,395 $5,116 $7,495 $5,996 $10,495 $8,396
7ft.x20ft. $6,195 $4,956 $7,095 $5,676 $9,995 $7,996
12ft.x12ft. $6,395 $5,116 $7,495 $5,996 $10,495 $8,396
8ft.x18ft. $6,395 $5,116 $7,495 $5,996 $10,495 $8,396
9ft.x16ft. $6,395 $5,116 $7,495 $5,996 $10,495 $8,396
10ft.x15ft. $6,895 $5,516 $7,895 $6,316 $11,095 $8,876
8ft.x19ft. $6,695 $5,356 $7,895 $6,316 $10,995 $8,796
11ft.x14ft. $6,895 $5,516 $7,995 $6,396 $11,195 $8,956
10ft.x16ft. $7,195 $5,756 $8,295 $6,636 $11,495 $9,196
8ft.x20ft. $7,195 $5,756 $8,195 $6,556 $11,495 $9,196
12ft.x14ft. $7,295 $5,836 $8,395 $6,716 $11,695 $9,356
13ft.x13ft. $7,495 $5,996 $8,695 $6,956 $11,895 $9,516
8ft.x22ft. $7,795 $6,236 $8,895 $7,116 $12,395 $9,916
11ft.x16ft. $7,395 $5,916 $8,695 $6,956 $11,995 $9,596
10ft.x18ft. $7,895 $6,316 $8,995 $7,196 $12,495 $9,996
9ft.x20ft. $7,295 $5,836 $8,395 $6,716 $11,795 $9,436
12ft.x16ft. $8,295 $6,636 $9,395 $7,516 $13,395 $10,716
8ft.x24ft. $8,395 $6,716 $9,595 $7,676 $13,595 $10,876
14ft.x14ft. $8,795 $7,036 $10,095 $8,076 $14,095 $11,276
10ft.x20ft. $8,695 $6,956 $9,795 $7,836 $13,895 $11,116
12ft.x17ft. $8,695 $6,956 $9,795 $7,836 $13,895 $11,116
12ft.x18ft. $9,095 $7,276 $10,595 $8,476 $14,695 $11,756
10ft.x22ft. $9,295 $7,436 $10,895 $8,716 $15,095 $12,076
11ft.x20ft. $9,295 $7,436 $10,895 $8,716 $15,095 $12,076
14ft.x16ft. $9,695 $7,756 $11,295 $9,036 $15,595 $12,476
12ft.x20ft. $10,195 $8,156 $11,695 $9,356 $16,395 $13,116
14ft.x18ft. $10,995 $8,796 $12,495 $9,996 $17,595 $14,076
16ft.x16ft. $11,195 $8,956 $12,695 $10,156 $17,895 $14,316
13ft.x20ft. $11,295 $9,036 $13,095 $10,476 $18,095 $14,476
15ft.x18ft. $11,595 $9,276 $13,395 $10,716 $18,595 $14,876
14ft.x20ft. $12,195 $9,756 $13,995 $11,196 $19,695 $15,756
20ft.x14ft. $12,195 $9,756 $13,995 $11,196 $19,695 $15,756
16ft.x18ft. $12,195 $9,756 $13,995 $11,196 $19,695 $15,756
14ft.x22ft. $13,195 $10,556 $15,095 $12,076 $21,095 $16,876
16ft.x20ft. $13,495 $10,796 $15,395 $12,316 $21,695 $17,356
18ft.x18ft. $13,595 $10,876 $15,495 $12,396 $21,895 $17,516
14ft.x24ft. $14,095 $11,276 $16,095 $12,876 $22,595 $18,076
12ft.x28ft. $13,995 $11,196 $16,095 $12,876 $22,495 $17,996
16ft.x22ft. $14,595 $11,676 $16,795 $13,436 $23,495 $18,796
18ft.x20ft. $15,095 $12,076 $17,395 $13,916 $24,195 $19,356
16ft.x24ft. $15,995 $12,796 $18,295 $14,636 $25,795 $20,636
18ft.x22ft. $16,595 $13,276 $18,995 $15,196 $26,595 $21,276
20ft.x20ft. $16,795 $13,436 $19,295 $15,436 $26,795 $21,436
18ft.x24ft. $17,995 $14,396 $20,695 $16,556 $28,995 $23,196
20ft.x22ft. $18,295 $14,636 $21,095 $16,876 $29,495 $23,596
20ft.x24ft. $19,995 $15,996 $22,895 $18,316 $32,095 $25,676
22ft.x22ft. $20,295 $16,236 $23,395 $18,716 $32,595 $26,076
20ft.x25ft. $20,795 $16,636 $23,895 $19,116 $33,295 $26,636

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