Missouri residence get a new gorgeous timber frame pavilion in their backyard. Scroll to the bottom to see the photos of this Triple Gabled DIY Pavilion Plan they installed themselves.
Planning to build a pavilion or pergola can be quite simple to extremely challenging depending upon your skill level. Western Timber Frame™ specializes in timber frame pavilion and pergolas kits that are pre-cut, pre-stained and pre-tested featuring drop-in layout rafters, the award winning easy post-to-beam The Dovetail Difference™ connection system so that all the hard work is done for you. The honkin’ timbers on a timber frame shade structure creates incredible backyard oasis and they are a lot of fun to build.
Design Manager Jason Warner sent us these pictures of a 14′ x 20′ freestanding Douglas-fir pavilion from the homeowners who just finished installing it in their backyard. Love this job the vaulted ceiling is amazing!! This one is pre wired for heaters, fans, and lights. The best part is the customer installed it all in 2 Saturday’s with his nephew.
The pavilion features a triple gabled roof, 10″ posts with a footprint (post-to-post), 4″ x 12″ Champion end details, 4 x 10 Valley beams, Classic knee braces, Champion style rafter ends, 2 TimberVolt™ Dragon Series posts, 2 TimberVolt™ Phoenix Series posts and finished in the premium high-grade UV protective Rich Sequoia timber stain.
The Phoenix TimberVolt™ model features a pre-wired custom steel insert on top to protect the wiring or water lines from being punctured from lags and hardware fasteners throughout the installation process. It includes an electrical box on top with two electrical receptacles to prevent water and debris from going down inside the post. It gives you excellent access for lights, fans and other accessories at the roof. The core hole through the center of the post can be used for your Electrician as well to run his own wiring, water lines for Water Misters, water taps, network cables, cat 5 lines, tv lines, etc. All electrical boxes come with blank covers installed and ready for use. The TimberVolt™ Phoenix series is ideal for concealing cords out of sight and also offers protection from the elements.
The TimberVolt™ Dragon Series features one light switch, one GFCI outlet, one GFI outlet pre-wired with about a 5′ male plug at the bottom, one 6″ Female plug coming out of the top, a custom steel insert at the top to prevent water and debris from going down inside the post, electrical box on top with two electrical receptacles which protects the wiring or water lines from being punctured from lags and hardware fasteners throughout the installation process and provides excellent access for lights, fans and other accessories.
Underneath view of the triple gabled timber frame pavilion roof.
Underneath view of the three gabled timber frame pavilion roof.
Just finished, relaxing under the new DIY triple gabled timber frame pavilion.