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Twenty years in the past, Tedd Benson helped kindle the dramatic rebirth of timber framing on this nation. Immediately Benson and others are combining centuries-old timber-framing methods with trendy constructing supplies to create homes which might be as lovely as they’re sturdy and comfy. In The Timber-Frame House, Benson traces the historical past of the timber body and tells the way to create a brand new home within the custom of old-world craftsmen.
Immediately’s timber-frame home presents distinctive constructing issues. The place do you place plumbing and wiring if you do not have stud-frame partitions? How do you incorporate glass into the framing to create dramatic views? How do you insulate a timber-frame dwelling? How do you make sure that the constructing meets codes? On this one-of-a-kind book, a grasp timber framer shares in depth expertise fixing these issues. This new version brings the newest advances in timber framing to life with a whole lot of full-color pictures and rendered drawings — all the data you should be part of the timber-frame revival.
Download PDF eBook The Timber-Frame House: Design, Building, Finishing