Anthony Zaya and Tim Diener
In the triumvirate of dominant structural building materials―wood, metal, and masonry―each has its advantages, but...
Invaluable reference for timber framers, designers, preservationists, architects, and engineers
Historic American Roof Trusses is a compilation of six articles that...
Historic American Timber Joinery: A Graphic Guide
by Jack Sobon
Revised edition, 2014, perfect bound, 67 pages including numerous drawings and...
A classic timber frame is as practical and beautiful today as it has been for centuries. In this beginner-friendly...
At last: demystifying the Japanese hand plane, from the masters.
During the 2003 Western TFG Conference at Asilomar, a select...
Safe Work Practices, just published by the Timber Framers Guild, explains Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards specific to...
The Complete Rigger's Apprentice
by Brion Toss
illustrated by Robert Shetterly
Hardbound, 494 pages, 700 illustrations.
From the book's publisher:
This book will show...
The Geometrical Design of Saint David's Cathedral Nave Ceiling: A Geometer's Perspective
by Laurie Smith
Known as Ty Ddewi (David’s house in...
A chronicle of the Japanese Teahouse workshop given at the Timber Framers Guild's Western Conference at Asilomar in 2003. It...
Timber Frame Construction
by Jack Sobon and Roger Schroeder
A must for owner-builders and beginning timber framers.
If you have only dreamed...