The Major Benefits of Post and Beam Frames

The major benefits of post and beam frames are many, but for purposes here, I’m going to focus on two; the mechanical and the visual. [toggle title_open=”Close Me” title_closed=”The Mechanical Benefits of Post and Beam Frames” hide=”yes” border=”yes” style=”default” excerpt_length=”0″ read_more_text=”Read More” read_less_text=”Read Less” include_excerpt_html=”no”]  The Mechanical Benefits of Post and Beam Frames Mechanically speaking,…

The Carriage House Lifestyle

As I’m now well into my third year of living in a post and beam carriage house, I’ve discovered there really is something  to the notion of a certain “lifestyle” when living in a building such as this. The idea of creating a smaller footprint and scaling back, while still surrounding yourself with the things you love,…

The Post & Beam Outdoor Room

Beam Outdoor Room, it never fails; at this time of year my attention turns outside. Having survived another winter, I’m feeling as though I want to spend as much time as possible outdoors. Once the yard is cleaned up and the gardens tended (okay,  those two things are ongoing, months-long projects), it’s time to kick…