Tie beam sentence example
Zeno; it is trefoilshaped in section, with a tie-beam joining the cusps.
Queen post - a pair of vertical timbers rising from a tie beam to support purlins.
A gabled roof runs north to south with a large tie-beam against the north wall; molded purlins.
Roof of rafters and chamfered purlins with one cambered tie beam.
Flagged floor; walls roughly plastered and whitewashed; roof has rafters, purlins and one tie-beam truss with struts - some old timbers.Advertisement
Unlike tie beam trusses they are integral to the walls of the building.