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The Timber Home Difference
This free guide addresses timber frame homes from top to bottom, energy efficiency to layouts, joints and trusses to wood species, as well as post-and-beam vs. timber framing.
Choosing Your Producer
The differences among log home companies go beyond the looks of their homes, find out if you need to hire a producer for your p...
Hillside Haven
When Lois and Arnold Melman decided to build a weekend home, they sought a secluded site convenient to their primary residence ...
Keep Your Eyes on the Prize
Download this free article to learn more about how to maintain your logs without too much hassle.
Square Footage 10
Learn the basics of square footage...how its measured and how different spaces have different value.
Energy Efficiency for Today’s Log Home
Energy efficiency within your log home can improve comfort as well as lower heating expenses.
Explore the Lakes of the Irish Hills
This 3 story log home is completely custom throughout! Stunning landscaping surrounds this lakefront home with 240 feet of fron...
Past is Present
A couple restores an antique log cabin in Kentucky.
Simply Irresistible: A Contemporary Timber Home
Simply Irresistible: A Contemporary Timber Home
A smaller footprint paired with a sleek design creates a comfortable, contemporary timber home in Washington state.
Instant Paradise
A Vermont homeowner gets her dream house in the blink of an eye.
An Adirondacks Lakeside Retreat Log Home
An Adirondacks lakeside retreat offers year-round rest and recreation.
Master Log Home Builder Don Chapman's Rural Virginia Retreat
A Virginia home honors master log builder Don Chapman.
11 Ways to Create the Perfect Log Home Dining Area
How to design an appetizing dining area.
Lakeside Timber Home in the High Country
A beautiful waterfront setting serves as the backdrop for a Montana hybrid home.
Colorado Craftsman: Classic Timber Home
One couple builds a timber home with a nod to classic American style.
Captivating Tahoe-style Lodge Home
Not only is this home unparalleled in both uniqueness and quality of construction, but it is ideally located less than an hour away from the world-renowned Lake Tahoe. The home sits back off the road a quarter mile and is perfectly situated for privacy and views.
A Unique Log Home Hunting Lodge in Georgia
This Georgia log home creates an imposing profile.
Open House: A Vermont Hillside Home
Open House: A Vermont Hillside Home
One couple builds a timber home that’s downright spectacular — both inside and out.
Tedd Benson, Bensonwood
Industry Insider: Tedd Benson
One of the most celebrated homebuilders in America, Tedd Benson is a true champion of the traditional timber-frame home — with ...
Stylish Support: Choosing Your Truss System
From elementary to advanced, the truss system you choose for your home will have an impact on your overall design.