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Timber Home Exterior Design Ideas

Find inspiration for your timber home with these exterior design ideas.


 

Timber Framing 101

Timber framing 101: modern design meets traditional craftsmanship in today’s timber frames.

A timber home is a kind of house that uses a frame structure of large posts and beams that are joined with pegs or […]

Wall & Roof Options for Timber Frame Homes

Understand the wall and roof choices for your timber home.

While the structural frame may be the star of the show in a timber home, the enclosure system (translation: your walls and roof) is what protects […]

7 Low-Maintenance Landscaping Tips

Love the look of a well-maintained yard but hate all the work that it requires? Here are some tips for low-maintenance landscaping!

1. Design your lawn to make it as easy to care for as possible. […]

The Benefits to a Smaller Timber Home

Downsizing your home may be the ultimate luxury. There are many benefits to building and living in a smaller timber home.
by Janice Brewster

When Lisa and Peter Rowley moved into their new timber home in Vermontville, […]

Reclaimed Wood in Timber Home Design

Vintage charm and one-of-a-kind character make reclaimed wood a winner with homeowners.

There are many reasons people build timber homes, but one reason they all have in common is the love of wood as a building […]

Stunning Timber Home Exteriors

Some people say it’s what’s inside that counts, but these homes look pretty amazing from the outside, too.

SIPs vs. Stick-Built Construction

The main contributor to the exceptional efficiency of a timber home is the building envelope, starting with structural insulated panels (SIPs).

10 Snow-Covered Timber Homes

The temps are dropping and the holidays are right around the corner. To get into the spirit of the season, we invite you to take a virtual walk through a winter wonderland of snow-covered timber […]

Window Shopping

The secret to choosing great windows is to come prepared. Here’s a rundown of what you need to know.

With an average lifespan of 20 years, windows stick around your house much longer than most home […]

Building Tips & Costs For Your Timber Home

Found here: expert advice on building tips & costs per square foot & deck maintenance for your timber home.

How much do timber homes cost per square foot?
This question is similar to asking “How much does […]