There are times that tenons will get in the way of each other, weakening the entire joinery area. This issue can be particularly common on a queen post truss where the tie beam, rafter, and post collide.   A double mortise and tenon on top of the queen posts can solve the problem and is the […]

In this joinery example, we are detailing two variations of this double tenoned scarf joint.  The first uses a hardwood wedge to drive the two pieces together and the other uses pegs.   If you want or need a better method you can opt to use structural screws in place of the pegs.  Both offer a […]

In this detail, we examine one way of approaching the lower strut to king post connection. In a king post truss, there are a couple of ways to attach the lower strut to the king post or lower assembly area. In this example, we are connecting the strut directly to the king post and not […]

There are times that tenons will get in the way of each other, weakening the entire joinery area. This issue can be particularly common on a queen post truss where the tie beam, rafter, and post collide.   A double mortise and tenon on top of the queen posts can solve the problem and is the […]

In this joinery example, we are detailing two variations of this double tenoned scarf joint.  The first uses a hardwood wedge to drive the two pieces together and the other uses pegs.   If you want or need a better method you can opt to use structural screws in place of the pegs.  Both offer a […]

In this detail, we examine one way of approaching the lower strut to king post connection. In a king post truss, there are a couple of ways to attach the lower strut to the king post or lower assembly area. In this example, we are connecting the strut directly to the king post and not […]

Timber Construction Company provides Timber house construction, timber building construction, timber roof construction and rough carpentry services in San Francisco, Bay Area, Berkeley and Northern California.

From BuildZoom: Timber Construction Co, 1952 Wright Avenue , Richmond, CA holds a General Contractor Class C license (0006325) according to the Boulder license board.

General construction contractors in Colorado are not licensed by the state. You should check for license requirements at the local level. Electrical and plumbing contractors require a license to work in the state.

There are times that tenons will get in the way of each other, weakening the entire joinery area. This issue can be particularly common on a queen post truss where the tie beam, rafter, and post collide.   A double mortise and tenon on top of the queen posts can solve the problem and is the […]

In this joinery example, we are detailing two variations of this double tenoned scarf joint.  The first uses a hardwood wedge to drive the two pieces together and the other uses pegs.   If you want or need a better method you can opt to use structural screws in place of the pegs.  Both offer a […]

In this detail, we examine one way of approaching the lower strut to king post connection. In a king post truss, there are a couple of ways to attach the lower strut to the king post or lower assembly area. In this example, we are connecting the strut directly to the king post and not […]

Timber Construction Company provides Timber house construction, timber building construction, timber roof construction and rough carpentry services in San Francisco, Bay Area, Berkeley and Northern California.

From BuildZoom: Timber Construction Co, 1952 Wright Avenue , Richmond, CA holds a General Contractor Class C license (0006325) according to the Boulder license board.

General construction contractors in Colorado are not licensed by the state. You should check for license requirements at the local level. Electrical and plumbing contractors require a license to work in the state.

We’ve been in the woodyard and sawmill advisory business since 1988. We make your construction project cost-effective with our robust advisory and project management  services .

Full integration of construction, resources and equipment allows us to collectively determine project goals, costs, risk-sharing and compensation. We eliminate waste and increase efficiency by managing your total construction project.

Our divisions manufacture the Industry Standard in woodyard and sawmill equipment. We manufacture your equipment to fit your project. If we don’t offer it, we have a team focused on procurement from the best manufacturers and construction crews in the industry.

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