Quite often when timber framing you will have to deal with the “joint clash”. This is where multiple joints occur at more or less the same place and a structural bun fight takes place between mortices, tenons and peg holes as each one attempts to elbow the other out of the way.
The carpenter’s pain relief task is to restore calm and order to this potential crime scene with careful consideration. Wearing 3D glasses pinched from the local cinema can sometimes help……
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Equally, we're always here, at the end of the phone, to talk through your ideas.