27,055 open truss roof Home Design Photos

Kasper Custom Remodeling, LLC
10 Reviews
Outdoor Living
open truss roof
“flag cover for tv” — barberj
Domiteaux + Baggett Architects, PLLC
4 Reviews
White Rock House
Beautiful design. Where do you obtain the wood and steel trusses? and is ceiling planked across trusses or is it for visual in between. Also if you could share any info on roof system, e.g. ply, foam, ply, underlayment, cladding
Ceiling opened to rafters only in foyer area
Using the structural roof as a feature
“Door” — ichadab
Christian Rice Architects, Inc.
7 Reviews
christian rice architects, inc.
ceiling, lighting, open truss end
roof for deck over carport
Roof line but need closed
Open design and color of
interesting roof design
large span, fireplace, clean roof
patio open ceiling...Patio roof...Trusses Ceiling....Roof line...porch open truss...Pitched patio roof...roof over porch...open ceiling...roof for patio
“living quarters at the end of carport” — tamera55
Seattle Area Architect
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Doreen Le May Madden
13 Reviews
Cape Cod
curious as to whether the roof trusses as well as the support beams that crisscross the ceiling were pre-engineered and manufactured and shopped to the job site completed? or were they built one by one on the site?
scissor truss office space, shiplapped over trusses.
on top of the roof, an intersecting buttress thing like this. Or like the Nation's bank building in Atlanta?
The Scissor Truss A scissor truss eliminates vertical and horizontal elements. It creates a more spacious feeling, because there's
open airy look kitchen, dining, family room
This space feels good. Open horizontal and vaulted upward. The white opens the ceiling and the trusses get lost in the
lower "virtual" ceiling line. How to use it: A scissor truss is appropriate when the ceiling pitch, or slope, isn't very steep. A shallow pitch, like in this example, can still be quite spacious when a scissor truss is used to support the roof.
“Lighting. Wall sconces.” — catharinec
Frederick + Frederick Architects
6 Reviews
Crosby Residence
grey beams with orange wood roof
Roof trusses and structure. But in rough lumber.
Can we open the kitchen ceiling
I love the open beamed ceiling.
The open truss system is gorgeous detail for the room!
The King Post Truss King post trusses are just about
types of trusses, let's define what exactly a truss does.First, a truss withstands gravity and holds up the roof. That may sound obvious, but it's the single most important criterion. The diagonal rafters of the truss do most of this gravity-defying work. But as gravity pushes down on the roof, the walls
Post TrussKing post trusses are just about the most common truss type. They're so named because there's one post, the king, in the center that keeps the bottom horizontal tie beam from sagging.Elements of a king post truss:Rafters: diagonal members that lie against and are parallel to the roofTie beam:
“Honey ceiling with white beams” — Chris Whatley
Rob Edley Welborn
El Caminito Picnic Shed
The summer room features oversized wooden columns, a large skylight, a stone-and-steel fireplace, and an open-truss roof. Photo: Rob Edley Welborn
“patio idea” — peachpg
Caddis Architecture
Fraser Net Zero Project
(photo is too dark). (The whole thing is a great looking approach to what would otherwise be ... a scissor truss?) Thx
Do you have any info on the scissor trusses? They are so beautiful!
The cabling which leaves the room more open thAN LARGE CROSS BEAMS
The design of the roof truss using the cables
The ceiling cables, open kitchen, yodel, windows
I love how open the entire room is
than wood for tie beams and king or queen posts. And why not pull the tie beam, or in this case the tie rod, higher to open up the space, not unlike the struts in a scissor truss?
Whether the truss starts as a king post, queen post, scissor or hammerbeam, it can end up being some kind of hybrid. In fact, these days it's rare to see a truss design that's simply just one basic type. Again, the trick is understand what each truss component does and design accordingly. Metal rods
“kitchen” — Deborah wray
Robert Young Architects
Living Room
Can you please tell me the specs on how the trusses were made?
I love how open this room feels!
I love the simplicity and detailing of these trusses.
joist is the horizontal beam of a truss; the rafters form the triangular peak. This open ceiling showcases typical truss construction.
Mixing It UpAn important point to consider in truss design is that just about anything goes once you understand what each truss component's job is. A king post doesn't
One way of giving exposed wood trusses a modern flavor is to treat them in the same manner as the rest of the construction. This Lake House on Long Island gives every surface — walls, floor, ceiling, trusses — a consistent whitewash. With this treatment, the large living space recalls a gallery, where
“Couch” — kooliejoe
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