Webinar: Heavy Timber Frames Today

Earn 1 AIA HSW Learning Unit for attending this informative webinar on the exploration of contemporary timber framing, brought to you by the Traditional Building Conference's Online Education Series.
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Heavy Timber Frames Today

January 21st, 2021 at 2pm Eastern

Speaker: Bob Sternquist, Timbercraft-Built for Life!, Tecumseh, Michigan

1 AIA HSW Learning Unit

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Join an experienced timber frame manufacturer for an in-depth exploration of the contemporary timber framing for residential and commercial buildings. Timber Frame trusses, historic framing, contemporary hybrid construction models, materials and construction scheduling will  be discussed.

Learning Objectives:

  • Compare and contrast traditional timber framing with contemporary timber framing.
  • List preferred species of wood used in timber framing today. 
  • Explain the impact of drying processes on timber selection.
  • Describe hybrid timber frame options.
  • Consider the choices for insulation for new timber frame structures. 
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