Categories for Post Frame Construction

What’s the Difference Between Building a Timber Framed Home Versus a Conventionally Framed Home?

December 9, 2022

When you first consider a custom-built home, you will need to think about what type of construction you are interested in. The type of frame building you use will greatly affect the overall building process. This quick guide will provide you with information on the differences between timber frame construction and post and beam construction. How Are They Different? Customization – The main difference between these two building options is the design. A conventionally framed home relies on load-bearing walls. This is an essential part of the construction process. This will play a huge role in the layout of the... View Article

What Is Post Frame Construction?

June 11, 2021

Post frame construction has historically been used for agricultural structures like pole barns, but today this efficient and affordable type of construction is used for numerous other applications. If you’re considering using post frame construction for your next building in Hudson, CO, read on to learn how it’s best utilized. What is post frame construction? Post frame construction is quite flexible—it can be built on a number of different foundation types, making it suitable for varied climates and types of soil. The hallmarks of this architecture are laminated, compressed wood columns and heavy-duty trusses. These features allow for strength and... View Article

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