Timber Frame Porch

Timber frame porch design and build.

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This new home near Lake Huron gets a boost of ‘design flavour’ from a newly constructed hand-hewn, pine timber frame front porch.

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The centre truss has a king-post with curved bottom chord and curved struts.

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The timber-frame is built with traditional mortise and tenon joints, pegged with hardwood dowels.

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The triple 8″ x 8″ corner columns add visual strength and solidity, although not necessary structurally.