BC Timber Frame – Tamlin Custom Home Packages
Tamlin designs each timber frame or post & beam component to guarantee the structural integrity and strength. This means proper sizing and grade specifications of all wood posts and beams, engineered connections (mortise & tenon joinery), and any required hidden steel fasteners, tie downs, or lag bolts. Tamlin’s hybrid home system also enables us to engineer other factory made components such as prefabricated walls, engineered.
Traditional mortise and tenon “housed” connections with oak pegs
“Hybrid timber frame” — timber frame, panelizing and conventional wood framing
Earthquake hold-downs Hidden lag bolt connections Post tie-downs
Hidden steel engineered fasteners Post & beam /conventional framing factory, routered bases for easy assembly
Engineered structural components and use of pre-cut engineered joists (TJI), laminated veneer lumber (LVL), engineered connectors, pre-made cross bracing, factory wall panels, timber beam and conventional framing connections, structural shear walls