Conventional Framing

Purlin Beam Pocket Detail

Timbered Purlin Wall Pocket Detail

Often, due to budget requirements or floor plan arrangement some timbers will need to sit on  conventionally framed walls; this is very common and called hybrid construction.  In this timbered purlin wall Pocket detail a timbered purlin bears on a 2×6 wall and is covered with an 8 ¼” Structural Insulated Panel and ¾” tongue […]

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Over Built Loft Timberd Floor System

Overbuilt and Overhung Timber Frame Loft Floor System

It is often necessary to build up a timber frame loft floor system in order to run HVAC ducts, install can lighting or any number of other reasons.  This detail shows a simple way to achieve this.  It even sports an overhang to increase the square footage in the loft and allows one the ability to […]

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