Yurt Builders

Our Standard Features Set Us Apart

At Shelter Designs, we pride ourselves on building the highest quality yurts on the market today. Our standard features are included in every yurt we build, meaning you don’t pay extra for the features that should come with your purchase. 

While other manufacturers charge extra for many of the features listed above, we include them in our base price. This means there are no hidden costs for you.

View a PDF version of this chart here. 

Features
Shelter Designs
Colorado Company
Oregon Company
Washington Company
35' Yurt
40' Yurt
Eco Yurt Framed with Lodgepole Pine
Framed Glass Windows
$1295 (3'x3',3'x4',3'5' - Fully framed, trimmed, and oiled, no extra work required for you)
$1750 - cut in and install/trim yourself
$1,035 - cut in and install/trim yourself
$1900
Door/Glass Window Awnings
Comes standard with all glass windows and doorways. Rain diverters included as well.
$215
$150-190
$800
36" Half-Lite Fiberglass Door
Included in base price of all yurts
$460
2x6 rafters - 24', 27', and 30'
Standard
$700-$1,120
$965-$1,345
Standard
Tension Cable
3/8" - 14,000lb test strength
1/4"-5/16"
1/4"-5/16"
1/4"-5/16"
Bottom Hook and Loop
Available on all Sizes
Arctic Insulation - Reflective Layer Backed w 1/2" of Foam
Available on all Sizes
Double layer of reflective insulation
8' Roll Up Wall Section
$350
$310
SIPS Price ComparisonShelter Designs offers 6.5" thick panels.
 
 
 
 
SIPS 16'
$2,230.00
$2,725
$3,065
SIPS 20'
$3,420
$4,070
SIPS 24'
$4,750
$6,670
$6,501
SIPS 27'
$5,860
$6,880
$7,237
SIPS 30'
$7,130
$8,340
$9,197
SIPS 35'
$9,040
SIPS 40'
$11,990
 
 
 
 
 
30' Big Sky ModelComparison pricing of an example 30' Yurt
$12,790
$12,980
$12,795
$20,200
15 Year DuroLast Roof Fabric
$970
$980
$975
$3,003
Complete Reflective Insulation
$3,450
$3,600
$3,350
$3,875
Snow and Wind Kit
$995
$980
$1,190
$1,700
2x6 Rafter
Included
$1,120
$1,345
Included
36" Half Light Fiberglass Entry Door
Included
$460
Bottom Splash Band
$200
$220
Included
Three Fabric Windows
Included
Included
$160 (2 Included)
$840
Two Thermal Pane Operable Glass Windows
$2,590 - Already trimmed, cased and ready to operate with no additional work
$3,500 - Not trimmed, you cut out the lattice and fabric and install the various pieces and parts yourself
$2,070 - Not trimmed, you cut out the lattice and fabric and install the various pieces and parts yourself
$3,800
Awnings for Doors and Glass Windows
Included
$150 - Door awning w/ rain diverter (not available for glass windows)
$890 for fabric awning w/ rain diverter over door (not available for glass windows)
Additional French Door
$1,440 - Fiberglass
$1,190 - Wood
$1,875 - Fiberglass
$2,800 - Wood
Operable Tinted Dome
$365
$360
$375
$300
Total
$22,800
$24,930
$24,745
$37,408
 
 
 
 
 
24' Big Sky Model
$10,250
$10,550
$10,380
$15,700
15 Year DuroLast Roof Fabric
$710
$660
$645
$1,908
Complete Reflective Insulation
$2,540
$2,640
$2,460
$2,950
Snow and Wind Kit
$795
$800
$980
$1,350
2x6 Rafter
Included
$700
$965
$950
36" Half Light Fiberglass Entry Door
Included
$460
Bottom Splash Band
$160
$170
Included
Three Fabric Windows
Included
Included
$160 (2 Included)
$840
Two Thermal Pane Operable Glass Windows
$2,590 - Already trimmed, cased and ready to operate with no additional work
$3,500 - Not trimmed, you cut out the lattice and fabric and install the various pieces and parts yourself
$2,070 - Not trimmed, you cut out the lattice and fabric and install the various pieces and parts yourself
$3,800
Awnings for Doors and Glass Windows
Included
$150 - Door awning w/ rain diverter (not available for glass windows)
$890 for fabric awning w/ rain diverter over door (not available for glass windows)
Additional French Door
$1,440 - Fiberglass
$1,190 - Wood
$1,875
$2,800 - Wood
Operable Tinted Dome
$365
$360
$375
$300
Total
$18,850
$20,570
$20,520
$31,488
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