Timber Frame Design
Designing timber frames is new and confusing to most architects, engineers and designers. Often, we try to work in a rectangular world on a regular grid to keep things simple, but was also introduce curves, octagons and other geometric features to add elegance. Sometimes the best way to embark on a new design is to simple ask what is possible. We are here to help – ask your question!
I want to use hemlock on my property (it’s already been logged) to build exterior deck. 6×6 for supports, 2×10 […]
Hi, I love your timber work, but living in Western Australia, I’ll have to book a holiday some time to […]
I was wondering if you sell plans with cut sheets?
What’s the difference between a traditional woodworking joint and a modern one? Thanks a lot!
I am estimating a project to repair an 1800 train station. Do you construct decorative timber members for rafters and […]
We are currently trying to design a home and I really like the exposed timber look on the inside. How […]
Have you ever hidden a tension tie in the floor space beneath a finished A-frame attic?
We are looking to build an 700-800sq ft. octagon home with a wraparound porch. Because we will use straw bale […]
I have a silo foundation that has approximately a 22′ inside diameter and approximately a 26′ outside diameter which results […]
Can you design/fabricate a frame design like the Hermes project in Texas, with the main “bay” being 40′ wide and […]
I like the Texas Barn and saw additional finished photos on Zuber’s website. My project site is located in Indio, […]
I’m wondering if you have plans for a very simple timber pavilion that i can build on my own. i’ve […]
What is the appropriate size of the bottom chord & top chord (timber) for a span of 5.2 meters ( […]
I love your work … and just had a couple questions. For the most part, I have a frame design […]
Can A scissor truss be designed an put on the roof of a new house 28 feet wide x 40 […]
Hi. My name is Cliff Wallace & I am an architectural designer who, is currently in the preliminary planning stages […]
What Kind of Timber Dimensions and Roof Pitch Would be Comfortable for a 36′ Span and Tennessee Location?
I really like your Modified King Post Truss. What kind of timber dimensions and roof pitch would be comfortable for […]
I am developing a 2 acre piece of property in the middle of Greenville, SC. The overall feel and look […]
i am planning to build a italian style farm house with exposed ceiling trusses. i’ve noted that original homes from […]
I have a general concept of a timber frame building that I would like our park staff to construct. They […]
How do we get started on a design?
What does a 3d model of the frame look like?
What are timber frame shop drawings?