prefab home by Jens Risom - Block Island (Rhode Island USA) circa 1967 - more than 40 years later we still don't get the message that architecture needs to be sustainable. Photo by John G. Zimmerman for LIFE magazine
How to Build a Modified Post and Beam Frame. If you want the look and strength of timber framing, without the cost and hassle, try a modified post and beam. Traditional timber framing requires very complex joinery, and both timber framing.