How to Build a Post and Beam Barn?

Answer A real post and beam barnThere are many articles on the web about building a post and beam barn. However all of them are wrong! They describe building a pole barn not how to build a post and beam b... Read More »

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How to Build a House Post Beam?

Post and beam construction is a tried and true method of building houses. In fact, it is one of the oldest home-building methods in the United States. Post and beam framing is somewhat more challen... Read More »

How to Build a Scratch Post & Beam?

Cats have a natural desire to sharpen their claws, but your pet's natural tendencies can destroy pricey rugs and furniture. Protect your leather and fabric furnishings from your cat's claws by prov... Read More »

How to Build a Modified Post and Beam Frame?

If you want the look and strength of timber framing, without the cost and hassle, try a modified post and beam. Traditional timber framing requires very complex joinery, and both timber framing and... Read More »

What size of wood beam is used for barn roof purlins?

Roof purlins, the wood strips used to tie roof trusses together and provide a point of attachment for roofing materials, are typically made from two by four lumber, spaced two feet apart.Source:Nat... Read More »