Monthly Archives: December 2012


First Unity Home: Part 1: In the Shop

Our first Unity Home is on-site this week. A five-person team will be raising a Xyla in a just a few days. In this video (1 of 4 on our YouTube channel) Jay Lepple, Bensonwood's Building Systems Team Leader demonstrates the features of a wall panel that was recently fabricated in our shop for this home. [...]

2017-01-12T13:48:58+00:00 December 4th, 2012|1 Comment

Rebuilding the Bartonsville Bridge

When hurricane Irene rolled through Vermont in 2011, it washed away the Bartonsville covered bridge in Rockingham, VT. The town of Rockingham agreed to rebuild the bridge and they turned to the local timber framers at Bensonwood for engineering, timber work, and construction. We're happy to say that the bridge is nearing completion, with much [...]

2017-01-12T13:48:58+00:00 December 3rd, 2012|1 Comment