Timber Frame Construction Details
During construction, the final details of any timber frame home are always the most fun to see come to life. Get our expert advice on lighting fixtures, flooring options, window installation, kitchen fixtures and more.
3 Tips for Lighting Your Vaulted Ceiling
Successful lighting design in a timber home with cathedral and vaulted ceilings soaring 20-plus feet into the air creates an additional set of challenges. Here’s a three step plan for getting lighting right.
4 Unique Timber-Frame Traditions
In the timber-frame construction process, there are a few steps and traditions not found in conventional home building, and the...
Benefits of a Pier Foundation
Learn about the uses of a pier-and-beam, or pier foundation, and the pros and cons to building this construction style.
What is a Solar Tube?
Solar tubes — also known as sun tubes or tubular skylights — can help to permanently light your home without using extra energy...
3 Amazing Timber Frame Floors
When you’re designing a custom home, picking out flooring is one of the most important decisions you’ll have to make. Not only ...
What is a Hybrid Home?
So exactly what is a hybrid home? A hybrid home is designed and built from a pleasing combination various materials--for exampl...