• A Timberframed Home

    A Timberframed Home

    A timberframed home rises from the snow in the Colorado Rockies.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframing

    Timberframing

    Carpenters install tongue and groove decking on a timberframed home.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Hand Mortising

    Hand Mortising

    A craftsman hand mortises heavy timber posts.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Mortising Posts

    Mortising Posts

    A craftsman chain-mortises a series of heavy timber posts.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Mortis and Tenon

    Mortis and Tenon

    A craftsman assembles a mortis and tenon timber connection.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Mortis and Tenon Connection

    Mortis and Tenon Connection

    A mortis and tenon timberframe connection drawing together.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Mortis and Tenon Connection

    Mortis and Tenon Connection

    A mortis and tenon timberframe connection drawn tight.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Mortised Posts

    Mortised Posts

    Mortised 12x12 posts await installation.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Tenoned Posts

    Tenoned Posts

    12x12 timber posts with shouldered tenons await installation.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Installing a Mortised Beam

    Installing a Mortised Beam

    Carpenters install a mortised plate beam onto tenoned posts using a tower crane.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframing an Entryway

    Timberframing an Entryway

    Carpenters fly a mortis and tenoned assembly into place using a tower crane.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Entry

    Timberframed Entry

    A carpenter installs a tenoned rafter in a timberframed entryway.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Bay

    Timberframed Bay

    A mortis and tenon timberframe bay in progress.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Bay

    Timberframed Bay

    Tongue and grooved decking is installed on a timberframed bay pop-out.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Bay and Roof

    Timberframed Bay and Roof

    A carpenter inspects a timberframed dormer and bay pop-out.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Dormer

    Timberframed Dormer

    Tongue and Grooved decking is installed on a timberframed bay pop-out.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Concealed Steel Bracket

    Concealed Steel Bracket

    A connection for a flying timber dormer in progress.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Primary Component

    Primary Component

    Principle rafter and dormer ridge connected by concealed steel bracket.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Dormer

    Timberframed Dormer

    A carpenter installs the primary component of a flying timber dormer.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Flying Timber Dormer

    Flying Timber Dormer

    A woodworker installs bolts in a concealed steel connection supporting a flying timber dormer.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Dormer

    Timberframed Dormer

    A concealed steel connection supports a flying timber dormer.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Dormer

    Timberframed Dormer

    A timberframed dormer with concealed steel connection.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Mortising A Ridge Beam

    Mortising A Ridge Beam

    A woodworker uses a router to mortis a ridgebeam in preparaion for tenoned rafters.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Tenon Cutter

    Tenon Cutter

    A chainsaw is used to precision cut a tenon on the end of a timber rafter.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Fine Timberframing

    Fine Timberframing

    A corner post supports a timberframed roof.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Timberframed Dormer

    Timberframed Dormer

    Carpenters install tongue and groove decking to a timberframed dormer.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Scarf Joint With Shouldered Tenon

    Scarf Joint With Shouldered Tenon

    A craftsman prepares to install a large post.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Fine Woodwork In Progress

    Fine Woodwork In Progress

    A router being used to cut curved components to an arched doorway.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Arched Lintel

    Arched Lintel

    A curved lintel almost ready for installation into an arched doorway.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Freestanding Bathtub

    Freestanding Bathtub

    Curved framing for a freestanding bathtub.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Tile Prep.

    Tile Prep.

    A craftsman applies thinset to curved lathe for a shower.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Stair Stringers

    Stair Stringers

    A pair of mortised timber stair stringers.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Mortised Timber Stair Stringer

    Mortised Timber Stair Stringer

    A timber stair stringer is mortised and ready to accept tenoned treads.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Fine Woodworking in Progress

    Fine Woodworking in Progress

    A woodworker using a router to cut parts for a curved tread stairway.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Fine Woodworking in Progress

    Fine Woodworking in Progress

    A woodworker crafting mortis and tenon curved stair treads.Laggis Architecture and Construction

  • Running Joists

    Running Joists

    Carpenters frame the second floor.Laggis Architecture and Construction