Heritage Yellow Pine TimbersReclaimed yellow pine timbers

....Finds a new Home on Nova Scotia's South Shore!

These timbers were reclaimed from a Roundhouse in Kentville NS, which could repair upto 10 steam locomotives at a time. In the 1970's, the building was rented to serve as a juice warehouse for the apple industry. It was dismantles in 2007.

Reclaimed timbers are prized for their size, history, beauty, density and stability and supports susstainability and environmental responsibility, meeting green building certification requirements.

Aged Grey Yellow Pine Timbers

 

 

Heritage Yellow Pine Timbers

 

 

 

 

 

Yellow Pine is so unusual as it is extremely high in resin content. The resin is a thick, sticky liquid that, once it solidifies overtime, is known as "fossil resin" or "amber". It is not uncommon for the timbers to be composed of more than 50% amber.

Preserving Historical Treasures: Repaired, Rebuilt & Reconditioned

Pictures of the timbers (outside & in the shop) - you can see the difference in each timber once it has been planed/sanded and oiled. These timbers are so massive that a timber wrench is used to turn/move them.

Heritage Yellow Pine TimbersTwo darker Yellow Pine timber have not been sanded and oiled

 

 

 

 

 

 

Timber Wrench was needed to turn these huge yellow pine timbers

More Heritage Yellow Pine Timbers to be sanded and Oiled

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The bottom left are timbers to be used in the kitchen to the right are braces.

Heritage Yellow Pine to be part of the KitchenHeritage Yellow Pine Braces

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Install of the Kitchen Timbers

Look at that view!!!

Large Yellow Pine Timbers that are part of the KitchenBeautiful view from the Heritage Yellow Pine Kitchen timbers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Heritage Yellow Pine Posts and bracesClose up of the Heritage Yellow Pine Timbers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

In the shop....

The GuestRoom & Brackets....more large timbers.

Sites/Site1AssetsTemp/Heritage Yellow Pine Timbers for GuestRoomGuestRoom Yellow Pine Timber

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Corbels & Timbers

Yellow Pine Timber and CorbelHeritage Yellow Pine Corbels

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Install of the GuestRoom Timbers and Corbels

Install of Heritage Yellow Pine Guestroom timbersInstall of the Heritage Yellow Pine Guestroom timbers and braces

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Install of Exterior Timbers

Timber Frame Front Entry

Timber Frame Front Entry in Yellow pine Yellow Pine Front Entry Timber Frame

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yellow Pine Timber Frame Front Enry

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rafters for the Balcony, below left; a brace for the upstairs balcony, below right.

Part of the UpstairsTimber Frame BalconyTimber Frame Rafters for the Balcony

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Timber Frame Balcony Patio, off the Dining Room

Yellow Pine Timber Frame dining room patio

 

Exterior of the Heritage Yellow Pine Timber Frame

Exterior of the Yellow Pine Timber Frame

 

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L. Daniel and Kimberley Reagan
195 Fuller Rd., Hantsport NS B0P 1P0
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