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The Craftsman's Corner

Here you'll find a series of posts on many topics, be it a recent project that we're extra proud of, an announcement of an upcoming event or just detailed musings on a subtle aspect of Timber Framing that we find interesting.

Timber Frame Barn Porch

Screened Porch Solutions

Build that porch, but find
the best place for it!

Newell and Ridge several years ago on HP&B job site

Bragging Rights

Why are we so proud of an article
in Fine Homebuilding?

Timber frame porch with seating

Shoot the breeze

A spacious porch offers a place
to relax together.

Cupola on Frame

It’s a barn – it’s a house – it’s –

A barn-house: an idea too good
to leave down on the farm.

Timber frame loft

Lofty Thoughts

Looking up or looking down,
lofts look great.

Airborne Cupola

Building a barn

Here’s the cupola –
but where’s the barn?


Uh, pardon us…

Celebrate those most intimate
of timber frame rooms.

Log Drive

Oldies but goodies

Find out why some folks opt
for reclaimed lumber.

Joinery Detail

Whatever it takes

A trial run in the shop ensures
a smooth raising.


The heart of the home

This house will combine timber framing
with conventional construction.

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Hardwick Post & Beam