Your Frame: The Design Process

Timber Frame Arches in the Cathedral CeilingClick to see our 5-stage timber frame Design Schedule

Design is an interactive process involving owners, architects / designers, timber framers and contractors.

Whether the project is residential or commercial, basic steps need to be taken to ensure that the timber frame structure meets your requirements.

The 5 Design Stages:

  1. Conceptual Stage
  2. Planning Stage
  3. Finalize Plans & Elevations
  4. Architectural & Construction Specifics
  5. Completion of Construction Drawings

Working with other designers and architects

We are very pleased to work with homes that have already been designed or to work with architects and house designers to assist with the timber frame design.

Our service contract for this scenario includes the following:

Our 5-stage timber frame design schedule provides the flexibility to accommodate requirements of different jurisdictions. View online or download printable PDF.

Some 3D Models of Timber Frame Projects

To see your design come to life right before your eyes...Priceless!! Click on each picture for more information on each project!

Casa Luna Timber Frame Model 3D Model3D Model of a Heritage timber frame Lily and AssociatesCarriage house Timber Frame 3D model








3D Models for the timber frame Harley Davidson








3D Models for Gordon R Snow fire station 45 hemlock gazebo

3D model for hemlock trimbers and mantle










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TimberhArt Woodworks (formerly Acorn Timber Frames)
L. Daniel and Kimberley Reagan
195 Fuller Rd., Hantsport NS B0P 1P0
Tel: 902 684-9708 || Toll Free: 1-866-395-3838 || Fax: 902 684-9844
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