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We placed the joists 16" on
center spanning the 4'
between each timber.  The
tricky part was the
perimeter, but a little bit of
geometric calculating and we
were set.  We made double
sure everything was level as
we attached the joists
together as well as to the
We even framed in a trap door in
the floor and let me tell you, it
has come in handy!
At this point it was extremely
difficult to do any work on the
structure for a couple reasons.
 One, the Autumn was in full
bloom and the air was crisp
and cool, and two, walking on
the joists used all your
concentration.  Needless to
say, if you weren't paying
attention, you would miss your
step and end up hurt.
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