Raising a Timber Frame in Vermont

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A beetle is the oversized mallet used to “nudge” a timber frame joint together during a frame raising.

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I helped out a bit with the design of a small timber frame home recently and I stopped by the job site when the cast and crew from Vermont Natural Homes were raising and assembling the frame with the help of a crane.

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Robert Swinburne in Brattleoboro, VT on Houzz
Robert Swinburne in Brattleoboro, VT on Houzz

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