eastern shore hybrid heritage timber frame

With Timber Ceiling JoistsTimber Frame

A Beautiful Heritage Timber Frame Home with Ceiling Joists on the Eastern Shore that incorporated gifts and wood that was collected on their travels into their special project.

Below a Timber Frame Ship Knee Brace that was given to the clients as a gift.Timber Frame ship knee brace










Timber frame dovetail key used to peg the ship knee brace


The darker wood was collected on travels to be used in a special project which was made into a dovetail key













The 3D Model

3D Model Hybrid Timber Timber Frame with Timber Ceiling Joists









The Timber Frame & Ceiling Joists in the shop

Heritage Timbers in the shop


Heritage timber in the shop






Timber Frame Ship knee brace in the shop



Timber Frame Ship Knee Brace in the shop being test fitted










Below prefitting in the shop for the Heritage Frame & Timber Ceiling Joists

Prefitting done in the shop Prefitting done in the shop for the heritage frame







Raising the Timber Frame

Timber Frame ship knee pegged with dovetail keys (left)

Timber Frame ship knee pegs with dovetail keysTimber Frame during installation













shiping building tradition, stepping a post with a coinfinal peg in the timber frame with John's Grand Father's mallet

Left: The client stepping a post with a coin in good Maritime ship building traditions. Right: Final peg put in place by client using his Grand-father's mallet.








The completed Timber Frame

Timber Frame kitchenTimber Frame kitchen







Timber Frame dinning and living roomTimber Frame living room with stairs to the second floor







Timber Frame dining room to stairs Timber frame stairs to landing














Completed timber frame Completed Timber Frame








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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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