So, we built a state-of-the-art new high-performance energy-efficient timber frame manufacturing building in 2019. On schedule and in less than 7 months.
The custom home building process starts with a dream. The Owners find the right architect, who then defines the dream. Their builder manifests the dream. In what we think is our best video yet, dreams become reality one step at a time. A Pursley Dixon Architecture English inspired summer retreat perches proudly on a mountainside. […]
Sometimes you have to do it the hard way: installing timbers when the roof is already in place. Whether you call it retrofitting timber or the hard way to build a timber frame, the idea is similar to building a ship in a bottle–only harder. For starters, you’ve got to figure out how to budge […]
Once or twice a year, something extraordinary happens. The Timber Framers Guild partners with a local non-profit or community to build a timber frame. Timber framers and volunteers come together to help raise the frame, the local community feeds the volunteers, and almost always, something magical happens: communities get stronger, friendships develop, and a bond […]
Building a commercial timber frame can be good for business, and we hope that’ll be the case for the timber frame porch we’re crafting for River Ridge Meats new processing facility in Grayson County, VA. 5 Questions for Brantley Ivey (River Ridge Manager) Why are you building this facility? It’s a big step toward vertically […]
Where Google Fiber chose to put their Charlotte offices was a surprise: they re-imagined the typical high-tech office space by repurposing a more than 100-year-old historic post and beam building. Guess who was chosen to restore the historic reclaimed beams?
Eric Morley and his wife build a hybrid timber frame home on the New River in Virginia…
Guaranteed way to beat the heat this summer: Spend 3 minutes following our crew as they build structural timber frame trusses from reclaimed wood in our North Carolina shop, and then erect them on the shore of one of the Finger Lakes in New York…in January… We’re proud to have been featured in DesignNY magazine!