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Decor for Your Timber Home

Buying furniture for your timber home should be fun and exciting, not a task you consider one step above a visit to the dentist. But for too many homeowners, that’s exactly what happens as they face the prospect of buying sofas, chairs, tables and accent pieces. Not to fear! This section is here to provide you tips and advice on what to look for during the decor and furniture buying process.


 

Timber Home Space Savers

While some people still subscribe to the “bigger is better” mantra, for many custom-home designers, this is the age of small homes. Despite a smaller space, there’s plenty of room for movement. We show you […]

Stone Fireplaces For Timber Homes

A natural choice for wood houses, stone fireplaces look right at home in a timber frame.

Most timber homes just wouldn’t be complete without a fireplace, and stone fireplaces are often homeowners’ first choice. If your […]

5 Design Ideas for a Cozy Timber Home

Longing for comfort? Follow these five design ideas and soon your timber home will be the coziest place around.

What does “cozy” mean to you? A mug of coffee on the porch during sunrise? A good […]

WINTER IS COMING: Find the right heating option for your home

The facts behind three of today’s most popular home heating sources.

Lighting Options for Your Timber Frame Home

Transform each room in your house using the secrets of good lighting.

Lighting is one of the easiest ways to transform a home, one room at a time. In fact, proper lighting can highlight a room’s […]

How to Choose an Area Rug

Points to consider that will help in your quest for the ideal rug for you and your home.

Designing a Small Timber Home Kitchen

Easy to clean, super efficient and cost saving — small kitchens are all that and more. Take this advice for trimming the kitchen fat while still cooking up a functional, fabulous heart for your timber […]

Timber Home Kitchen Design Tips & Inspiration

Cook up your dream timber home kitchen with our expert tips, layout advice and finishing inspiration.

As rewarding as a beautiful kitchen can be, it sure does require a lot of effort to create. Fortunately for […]

Delineating Space in an Open Floor Plan

While uninterrupted layouts have their benefits, you may need to do a lot of thinking about how to delineate each of the areas within open floor plans.

Photos courtesy of Kalaty Rug Corporation

In today’s open-plan homes, […]

A Guide to Rug Care

A handsome area rug can have a major impact on a room. Choose carefully, and your rug will set the tone for an entire space, bringing warmth and dimension through pattern, color and texture.

Photos courtesy […]