Timber Renovation Components
Include some post and beam when you build or renovate!
Incorporating partial timber frames in a conventionally-framed home
Timber doorways and openings
Timber frame openings such as the following can be added during renovation:
Above: 4 x 7 knee braces add to the load bearing capacity as well as provide diagonal stiffness to the wall. 8 x 8 timbers frame the 12' opening structurally as well as visually.
Here are some variations: