In a world of manufactured EVERYTHING, the hand-cut roof can seem like a bit of a relic. And, may we say, an art form. Competent framing is a thing of beauty. So we thought we’d highlight some beautiful workmanship recently completed on the custom estate we are building right outside of Tumalo, Oregon.

Also, if you follow this LINK, you can learn some framing vocabulary and get the gist of how hard it is to hand-cut a roof.

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Jess Alway has been in the custom homebuilding business for over 40 years. He’s seen it all—and knows how to physically do every bit of a home build, not just manage it. If you are looking to design a house from the ground up, come talk to Alway Homes. Whatever you dream can be built!