The ART of Hybrid Timber Framing

The Art of Hybrid Timber Framing is a must read for owners, architects, and builders who want to influence the look and feel of their timber project. It is rich with imagery and dives deep into the philosophies and practices that have shaped the success of Arrow Timber Framing, a hybrid timber framing company.  

Naturally, timbers and exposed beams have outsized impact on the aesthetics of building projects.  Adding timbers without weighing the structural and aesthetic impacts can be worse than doing nothing and will magnify any awkward imbalances. This guide will help you get it right the first time! Important topics to consider include:

  • How to achieve optimize beauty by first defining ugly
  • Where to draw the line with hybrid timber framing
  • Seven chapters portraying diverse and unique timber styles
  • How to avoid the over simplified “Hail Mary” approach
  • How to accurately predict in the cost of hybrid timber framing

Arrow Business Owner, Bert Sarkkinen, provides the crucial knowledge needed for every phase of the project from planning to completion. This guide will help you protect your  financial investment and optimize the look of post and beam construction.

bert sarkkinen timber framingAbout the author
The son of a carpenter, Bert developed a passion and knack for building at a young age. He has experienced multiple challenges through “trials by fire” to become the visionary and chief designer he is today at Arrow Timber Framing. He is especially proud of his design, production and manufacturing team who he credits to the ongoing growth and company success.    

Special Sneak Preview Chapter 15 

Managing the Money: How to Accurately Predict the Cost of Hybrid Timber Framing

 From the New Upcoming Book “The Art of Hybrid Timber Framing”


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