Timber Home Living Left Header Ad
FOLLOW US >

Design

A number of elements contribute to your unique timber home design. Get expert advice on decor, furnishings, timber frame finishing materials and floor plan design.

timber-frame-home-exterior
Using Reclaimed Wood in Timber Home Design
Vintage charm and one-of-a-kind character make reclaimed wood a winner with homeowners.
mikemelanie_final1
9 Steps to the Perfect Timber Frame Floor Plan
One major benefit of timber homes goes well beyond the wood. It’s the opportunity to configure that wood — in other words, you ...
Timber Home Living placeholder
4 Steps for Buying or Building a Timber Home
Follow these fundamentals, and you’ll be on the road to timber home perfection. These steps will show you how to buy or start b...
arcd-8179-2
The Winners of the Timber Home Living Readers' Choice Awards
The best in home design, chosen by the real timber-frame enthusiasts: you!
bridge-red1
Barn Home Style
This short Q&A with top timber frame experts explains why the charming and classic barn style home is now more popular and mode...
bunkbeds timber home
11 Dreamy Spaces from Our Most Pinned Homes
loft sitting area timber home
Entertaining Design in Timber Homes
If you’re designing your home and planning to entertain, here are a few tips to make your abode as accommodating as possible.
made-in-the-usa-shields
American Made Products
Want to show your patriotic pride by buying American? Know the facts first.
1stfloor-view2-tiff-copy
Designing a Seamless Open Floor Plan
When an open floor plan flows well from one room to the next, you barely notice it — it’s when it doesn’t that it’s a real traf...
timbercolor1
10 Ways to Make a Splash With Color
arcd-10688
Planning Pointers from the Pros
Planning tips from some of the top timber home designers in North America.
crested-butte
Customizing Popular Home Floorplans
Three companies share their most popular designs — and the secrets for customizing them to suit you.
winter-timber-frame-home1
Proof There's Nothing More Enchanting Than a Snow-Covered Timber Home
These cozy timber homes will have even the most dedicated snowbirds dreaming of a winter wonderland. Enjoy!
screen-shot-2016-09-29-at-3-16-02-pm
10 Questions to Answer Before Building a Timber Home
The answers to these 10 questions will help to get your project off to a running start when you're ready to start building a ti...
yb-post-and-beam-large-1
Post and Beam Homes 10
Understanding the basics of post and beam construction.
changepace
6 Timber Home Kitchens
Who's hungry? Here's a taste of some beautiful timber home kitchens.
38695p5
Creating an Inviting Timber Home Entryway
Set the right tone for your home at its onset with an inviting entryway.
drawing-1-art
Designing the Yard at Your Timber Home
A step-by-step guide to designing the yard at your timber home.

Subscribe Now + Get 2 Free Gifts!