Pole barns are constructed as an adaptation to post and beam construction. These buildings make larger buildings more affordable and less time consuming. Over the years pole barns or “Post” construction has taken the benefits of both traditional framing and timber framing and become a very popular style of structure.
Pole structures are versatile and can be used for a variety of different purposes. Barns, shops, riding arenas and even picnic pavilions. Whether you need to house livestock or large outdoor venues, Pole buildings can be just what you need.
Timber Framed structures are made from large wooden timber beams. Most times this type of building is very recognizable when timber is exposed. The angle bracing and fitted joints secured with large wooden pegs make it a very attractive choice when deciding what you are looking for.
Variations in timbers, whether its wood grain, colour or cut method can suite many architectural designs. From a modern build, looking for the warm feature of wood beams provide, to original 1800’s axe hewn logs that make it seem as if you stepped back in time. Timber Framing might be just what you are looking for.
This type of wooden structure offers a wide range of possibilities when it come to more intricate styles. Traditional framing uses dimensional lumber and is ideal for home buildings and much more. Over the years, this method has been perfected to give maximum strength while also remaining affordable to construct.
These structures mostly require a full foundation, so while providing more than adequate support for your building, it allows the opportunity to have extra living space or storage in a basement. Whether you want your new dream home or a garage with great curb appeal, traditional framing provides you with what you need.