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Timber Home Tours

Browse our home tour galleries to find inspiration for your own timber home. From mountain homes and lakeside getaways to cozy cabins and luxurious vacation homes, this is where you can find construction stories and photos of stunning timber homes.


 

Simple Design in a Washington Timber Home

A warm mix of materials meets smart, simple design in this Washington timber home.
Photos courtesy of Natural Element Homes

When you live your life in the fast lane, surrounded by the hustle and bustle of the […]

A Waterfront Timber Home in Texas

When disaster forces a Texas couple to rebuild their waterfront timber home, they’re determined to make it even better than before.
Story by Suzanna Logan | Photos by Heidi Long

I n the early morning hours, Russell […]

Timber Home Tour: Refined Rustic

One timber home mixes refined rustic and a modern feel in the Montana mountains.
Photos by Karl Neumann

In the world of custom-home building, it’s all about scale. And in southwestern Montana, with its towering mountains, endless […]

Anatomy of a Small (and Smart) Home

At just over 2,000 square feet, this Colorado home showcases space planning at its finest.
Photos courtesy of Frameworks Timber

In life, we’re told not to sweat the small stuff. But sometimes, in certain special circumstances, it’s […]

A Georgia Retirement Home is a Stroke of Luck

A Georgia couple builds their dream retirement home a few years earlier than expected.
by Stacy Durr Albert
Photos courtesy of Modern Rustic Homes

Sometimes the best things in life happen when you least expect them — just […]

A Forever Timber Home in Tennessee

Tennessee newlyweds build a forever love — and a forever home — together.
Story by Suzanna Logan | Photos by Joseph Hilliard

When Robert Norfleet first laid eyes on his now-wife Louise, he knew they were a […]

This Timber Frame Studio is a Work of Art

Two artists create a stunning and serene timber frame studio space in Asheville, North Carolina.
Story by Stacey Freed | Photos by Roger Wade | Styling by Debra Grahl

When it comes to home design, one popular […]

Cozy Timber Frame Cabins

Everything you need to know about the beloved cozy cabin.

In the great American story, one of the key characters and iconic symbols is the simple and strong cabin. As a society, while we built cities […]

A Simple Timber Frame Retreat in the Mountains

At 1,659 square feet, this mountain retreat proves that great things really do come in small packages.
Photos by Northpeak design, courtesy of Yankee Barn Homes

In the world of custom homes, bigger isn’t always better. Just […]

Midwest Timber Home on the Plains

A Midwest timber home is a striking barn-style retreat that stands tall on the plains of the great Midwest.
Photos courtesy of Sand Creek Post & Beam

A symbol of hard work and long-lasting traditions, the barn […]