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Award Winning Post and Beam Home

By Sandy Connolly on September 18, 2013

Let’s take a look at a residential new construction project that is like no other. We worked with Bonin Architects on this timber frame. In 2013 this home won a People’s Choice Award from the New Hampshire AIA for Bonin’s design! The contrast between the douglas fir timber, the stone work […]

The Most Popular Vermont Timber Works Pictures

The Most Popular Vermont Timber Works Pictures

By Margaux Friant on September 17, 2013

Jupiter Barn and Double Tree Hotel The Breed Estate and Texas Barn The Keane Residence and The Kelleher Residence Lake Taghkanic and The Duker Estate Jupiter Barn and Texas Barn Simon Residence and The VT Teddy Bear Factory Klonsky Residence and Walt Whitman Barn             […]

Timber Frame at Jay Peak Resort in VT

Timber Frame at Jay Peak Resort in VT

By Mike McLaine on September 06, 2013

We worked on the Hotel One project at Jay Peak, and are glad to be working on their new Hotel and Day Lodge now. The project is comprised of several areas, including a Snowmobile Shed, a Loading Dock, a Porte Cochere, an Entry area, and a Ticket Booth. This project […]

Timber Frame Oak Pergola

Timber…I’m Falling in Love!

By Sue Baldwin on August 05, 2013

Have you ever walked into a building so beautiful it was love at first site? That’s what tends to happen when you enter the Southern Vermont Welcome Center on Interstate 91, or the Spruce Peak Lodge in Stowe, VT. At Vermont Timber Works, we are the Cupids of Craftsmen. Once we get your attention, you will fall […]

Raising a Post & Beam Barn

Construction of a Timber Frame

By Mike McLaine on May 20, 2013

Spring is finally here in New England!  Daffodils are blooming, tulips are smiling at us, and allergies abound.  Now is a great time to be thinking about building that timber frame you’ve been dreaming of.  Here at Vermont Timber Works  we will walk you through the steps of construction, one […]

Dutch Barn Concept with a Modern Twist

Dutch Barn Concept with a Modern Twist

By Doug Friant on May 18, 2013

An old Dutch barn has inspired an owner and his Architect to create a modern version for his residence.  The home will have high vaulted ceilings and the great room will be vaulted for two stories.  What would have been the hay loft will be second floor bedroom and common […]

Arched Timber Trusses in Saint Andrew's Church in Ridgefield, CT.

Arched Church Beams for St. Andrew’s Church

By Doug Friant on April 12, 2013

We are just home from installing these beautiful arched beams for St. Andrews Church in Ridgefield, CT. We will have to go back and photograph this church once the construction  is complete. The beams are a combination of douglas fir timber, glulam arches and steel connections. Heavy timber adds a […]

Pavilion Oak Timber Trusses in Quebec

Pavilion Oak Timber Trusses in Quebec

By Doug Friant on March 28, 2013

These oak ceiling trusses were stained dark to the owner’s taste. They are in the great room of a pavilion in Quebec.

Safari Timberframe

Six Flags – New Jersey Timber Frames

By Doug Friant on February 11, 2013

We are very excited about three new timber frame contracts we just signed with Six Flags in New Jersey. See photos of the completed project here: Six Flags, NJ  

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