​G E T T I N G  S T A R T E D

Setting up a Design Appointment

Please call or email us to schedule an appointment, we are open Tues-Fri 10am-5pm, Sat 10am-3pm.


Things You Should Bring / Consider

1. Any initial ideas or sketches

2. Preferred wood species (white pine, oak, doug fir)

3. Dimensions/grade of building site

4. Possible truss styles

5. Acceptable price range


Preliminary Design & Rough Bid

Generally, following the initial visit our clients can settle on a preliminary design. From this design we can provide a rough bid for the project. If the decision is made to proceed with the project, a down payment would be required to reserve a slot in our schedule.



Meeting With Architect

A meeting with our architect can then be scheduled to begin work on the detailed timber frame drawings (included in price).


Sign Contract & Order Materials

Upon completion of the timber frame drawings we require a signed contract and 1/3 payment in order to aquire the timbers.


Cutting Phase

When the timbers arrive we will begin hand surfacing and cutting your timber frame.



When we are finished hand cutting all the components of your frame we will schedule a date to begin the raising (included in price).

Sylvania, Pennsylvania          T(570) 297-0164         settlementpostandbeam@gmail.com

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