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24x36 Saltbox Cabin

24×36 Saltbox Cabin

Would you like to build a versatile cabin with a rich historical tradition? This 24×36 Saltbox is typical of the style commonly found in New England. It has the characteristic one-story rear and two-story front of the saltbox style. As designed, the second floor spans two-thirds of the footprint, which leaves a high ceiling in one-third of the first floor.

16x24 Cruck Timber Frame Plan with models

16×24 Cruck Timber Frame

Would you like to create a truly spectacular space with a nod to history? This 16×24 cruck timber frame may be just what you need! Crucks, often used in medieval times as tithe barns, get their name from the long curved timbers that extend from the ground to the ridge.

Layout Methods

Timber Frame Layout Methods

Timber frame layout is pretty simple, in concept. Just put the marks in the right places, then cut to the marks … maybe a bit intimidating when faced with a bundle of timbers for the first time without someone else to take the lead. We’ve all been there…

Timber Frame Dining Room Table

Timber Frame Dining Table

This timber frame dining table would make a great project to start your framing journey. The table uses smaller 4”x4” and 4”x6” members, so there are no big heavy timbers to lug around your shop.

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