9,510 truss Home Design Photos

Doreen Le May Madden
13 Reviews
Cape Cod
Ideabooks3,407
Questions4
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?
Medium, warm wood floor color/light walls and trusses
too busy, but white truss ceiling
One of the many variations of truss design, scissor trusses are just as strong as the more familiar versions.Learn the Language of Trusses in Design | Browse more truss photos
The Scissor TrussA scissor truss eliminates vertical and horizontal elements. It creates a more spacious feeling, because
element defining a 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.
“truss ideas” — greg51105
DOWN to Earth Architects
House 7
Ideabooks1,443
Questions0
Create the feel of beams. If you don't have attractive beams to expose, try adding trusses for country style. If you rent, incorporate unfinished wood tones through furnishings and accessories.
Exposed trusses dark wood
Truss accent lighting
Exposes Scissor Trusses
Truss design looks interesting
Exposed truss...Exposed trusses...corner of truss...truss uplighting...truss ceiling!...Trusses with bolts...within truss....truss lights
“like the rafters” — 3765lurline
Frederick + Frederick Architects
6 Reviews
Crosby Residence
Ideabooks3,496
Questions4
The open truss system is gorgeous detail for the room!
The King Post Truss King post trusses are just about the most common truss type. They're so named because there's one post, the king, in the
Trusses with boards in different color
How to do trusses to make taller ceiling and turn gable
Before I describe the principle 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
the aging effects of gravity.The King 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
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Fraser Net Zero Project
Ideabooks2,822
Questions4
(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 design of the roof truss using the cables
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
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?
“truss” — greg51105
Green Apple Design
Great Room
Ideabooks1,402
Questions8
Can we do open concept trusses in design if Showhome?
scissor truss painted white in master bedroom
Wood truss + hardware
Truss - floor contrast
trusses, bolt plates
like scissor trusses
like the truss...Interior trusses...Truss hardware...black truss clips...truss brackets
“Truss hardware” — Robert Flynn
Ashford Associates
2 Reviews
Ashford Associates
Ideabooks581
Questions1
the outside is not vaulted it is squared off with on the outside with 2x6 and floor trusses run across to give the floor dimensional strength...i realize the strength of the floor trusses and also the actual vaulted truss has to be build strong enough to handle the weight of the second floor..can you give
i saw this picture of the exposed blue trusses?
ive built houses before..rolled plenty of trusses..I am planning on a buy a home in the port angeles area..need a lot of remodeling! but the square footage and land are a steal..I want a second floor and I have the knowledge to build it! building a
Colorful trusses. This is my favorite color.
Vaulted, white ceiling with skylights and colorful, exposed trusses
“skylight” — cathy59
Pamela J. Jenkins Architect P.C.
Family Room
Ideabooks2,059
Questions2
Scissor trusses to attic media room
Exposed trusses are interesting to look at
exposed trusses with clips
simple scissors truss
feel and exposed trusses
scissor truss double layer
Exposed Trusses...open plan trusses...open trusses...Trusses and fan
“Exposed master” — Krystal Thompson
Robert Young Architects
Living Room
Ideabooks17,286
Questions13
Can you please tell me the specs on how the trusses were made?
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
“vaulted ceilling” — viens
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