Fontainebleau is a state park Mandville, LA. Vermont Timber Works constructed a visitor center pavilion for the park.
The frame has a king post truss design and a hip roof. It was constructed using antique heart pine beams. It was under construction during Hurricane Katrina and only experienced minor water damage.
All of our frames are handcrafted to meet exact project requirements and we enjoy working with our clients to make sure the details – from design to finish – are just right.
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SEE THE PROCESS - DRAWING & PLANNING
The timber frame design process involves a series of sketches and review with the client and their architect — including a 3D model of the frame — until there is an approved final design. With the final design, detailed 2D shop drawings are created and used to fabricate the frame.