10,396 truss Home Design Photos

Doreen Le May Madden
13 Reviews
Cape Cod
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curious as to whether the roof trusses as well as the support beams that crisscross the ceiling were pre-engineered and manufactured
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 there's no horizontal
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.
“lighting the ceiling itself” — bigkizmit
DOWN to Earth Architects
House 7
Ideabooks1,486
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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
the open truss look...trussed ceiling...dark trusses with white ceiling...Truss accent lighting...Trusses with bolts...Exposed trusses dark wood...corner of truss...truss uplighting...Exposes Scissor Trusses...truss lights
“trusses” — mijuane1
Frederick + Frederick Architects
6 Reviews
Crosby Residence
Ideabooks3,592
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The open truss system is gorgeous detail for the room!
The King Post Truss King post trusses are just
Interesting incorporation of trusses on an angled wall.
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
prevent 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
Elements of a king post truss:Rafters: diagonal members that lie against and are parallel to the roofTie beam: at the bottom of the truss, spanning from wall
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
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Caddis Architecture
Fraser Net Zero Project
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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
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
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
tie rod, higher to open up the space, not unlike the struts in a scissor truss?
“Range hood. I like this best” — janineben
Pamela J. Jenkins Architect P.C.
Family Room
Ideabooks2,135
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Exposed trusses are interesting to look at
open trusses - can have insulation above
e.g. scissor truss w/standard metal stamp fasteners
Scissor trusses to attic media room...Exposed Trusses...open plan trusses...feel and exposed trusses...exposed trusses with clips
“Bonus over garage” — rvfam6
Green Apple Design
Great Room
Ideabooks1,439
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scissor truss painted white in master bedroom
Truss hardware gives additional character.
I like the truss...Interior trusses...Truss - floor contrast...Truss hardware...black truss clips
“tall cabinets” — rhodo
Ashford Associates
3 Reviews
Ashford Associates
Ideabooks590
Questions1
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
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
Vaulted, white ceiling with skylights and colorful, exposed trusses
Color great for the apartment, exposed trusses
Nevertheless the impact of the trusses on the space is undeniable.
ideabook on wood trusses. There I pointed out how the trusses are more graphical than literal or structural. This irony — how they look like trusses but don't
postmodern design shows a series of trusses painted green, easily standing out from the white surfaces. Here the trusses appear more as graphic devices than
“Painted truss is a nice accent to tie the color scheme together in the room.” — GMH Construction
Alan Mascord Design Associates Inc
7 Reviews
True Residence
Ideabooks4,518
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12ft wall, 15ft to the center of the bottom cord of the truss. The bottom cord has a 12ft radius too.
Truss - don't like this one as much
Like these trusses...Truss design...Roof trusses...like the trusses...Very different trusses!
“very white floors with stone too gray but dark stained doors” — hartarska
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