Oak Japanese Timber Frame

Timber framing - Japanese style frame

 

Inspired by living in Japan, this house blends eastern with western joinery to create intriguing spaces.

Timber frame - Warm southern exposure

Oak timbers with natural knee braces, chamfered corners and lamb's tongues are built in the tradition of western shipbuilding

 

Timber framing - Details
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Timber framing - "soon to be the kitchen"

Timber framing - Japanese Taiko beams

Japanese Taiko beams create flowing lines in the cathedral roof system.

 

Scandinavian tradition is honored by placing a tree on the ridge as a thank you for a safe raising and in appreciation of the trees used in construction.

 

Timber framing - A timber frame looks like it belongs in the landscape

The Finished Oak Timber Frame

Timber Frame Oak Show home Oak Timber Frame Show home Dining room

Oak timber Frame show home Kitchen Oak Timber Frame show home ship knee brace

The stairs & handrail

Elm Stairs and Carving Elm Stairs

Carving Elm Handrail for Oak Timber Frame home

Elm stairs in Oak Timber Frame home Elm Stairs Landing

A carving on the elm stairs Completed Oak Timber Frame home

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TimberhArt Woodworks (formerly Acorn Timber Frames)
L. Daniel and Kimberley Reagan
195 Fuller Rd., Hantsport NS B0P 1P0
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