Day 29 Inspiration - A friend helped me build a table similar to this for our outside porch. I've started painting it tonight. Once I'm done I'll show you how it turns out. reclaimed boards as table - Home Decorating DIY
You may refer to a truss as the rafter, but it's basically the skeleton of the roof, carrying the weight of the frame and supporting the walls of the building. Trusses are very important to preventing the walls from bending or flexing, more so.