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Six Outdoor Living Spaces Perfect for Cool Fall Evenings
Great indoor/outdoor living starts with great planning. These six cool concepts will inspire you to take the fun outside, day or night.
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This Washington Timber Home Is a Mountain Cottage Masterpiece
A West Coast couple discovers that less really is more, especially when it comes to building a comfortably sized timber frame h...
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How to Decide Where to Put Your Timber Home's Chimney
A reader writes in wondering where to put a chimney to get the most bang for their buck...
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How to Design the Ultimate Master Bathroom
Five lessons to help you create the perfect master bathroom for your timber home.
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The Secrets Behind SIPs
Structural insulated panels are among the most energy-efficient building products you can buy, boasting impressive R-values and...
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A New Timber Frame Home With Antique Barn Style
Inspired by the early American pioneers, a Nebraska couple’s timber home blazes a trail all its own.
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How to Make the Most of a Modest Home Budget
Here's how to make sure your money goes where it matters most:
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10 Strategies for a Serene Timber Home
Life can get crazy, but your timber home should be a place of refuge on which you and your family can rely. Use these 10 strate...
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Q+A: Wiring a Timber Home Built With SIPs
A reader writes in with a question on getting a timber home wired with solid-core walls:
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Coastal Decor for Timber Homes
Whether you’re testing the waters with a single room or decorating an entire beach cottage, these coastal-inspired finds will b...
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Your Checklist For Finalizing Construction Plans
You’re on track to build your home this year. What do you need to discuss with your general contractor or builder before the sa...
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The Welcome Home Series Part 4: Passing Inspections
Attention to detail in the design and planning stages allowed this family vacation home to pass a trio of building inspections ...
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The Welcome Home Series Part 3: Raising the Frame
After finalizing the design details, the next step in this Riverbend Timber Framing home’s journey to completion is to cut and ...
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The Welcome Home Series Part 2: Designing a Timber Home Dream
After laying the groundwork for success in Part 1 of our series, the Riverbend Timber Framing design team gets to work, craftin...
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How to Make an Open-Concept Kitchen Work in a Small Space
This kitchen offers lots of lessons in timber-home design, from how to add-on in style to how to make the most of a small, open...
A Small Timber Home Built for Two
How to Downsize Into a Timber Home
A reader writes in wondering what's the best way to build on a small scale:
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Our Favorite Double-Duty Furniture for Small Timber Homes
Got room? In a smaller home, it’s all about making every inch of space work — even when it comes to your furnishings.
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12 Essential Tips to Small-Home Success
Follow these tips, tricks, and ideas to create a timber home that’s sweet and petite.
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A Model Home Turned Private Residence
A model home, intended to inspire prospective buyers, was so perfectly designed and constructed that a New Hampshire man snatch...