Originally Posted by Saddlebag
I surmise you've never seen a barn fire. It becomes a raging inferno like nothing you ever want to see again. Have you talked with the insurance company about your plan?
I've, unfortunately, seen two. May I assume you have never seen a stick built house go up in a flash? Or even a multi-story apartment building.
Barns can, and should, be built with fire prevention and safety in mind. As should any building. Houses can, and should, be built with prevention and escape in mind.