Beautiful Timber Home Frame with Modern Interiors!
24 March 2018
This beautiful timber home frame with modern interiors is built with the utmost precision, finest materials, and sturdy built. This is brought to you by Lancaster County Timber Frames. The house has such a royal and splendid feel. It such a beauty to glance. Living in such house is a complement of both bliss and luxury. The bedroom gives off an inviting and comfy feel which will make getting out of bed difficult every morning for anyone. The pieces of furniture are pleasing to the eye. The inner part of the house is strikingly made whereas the outer area is a very nice place to sip coffee while reading your favorite book or novel. The dining area, living room area, fireplace area and kitchen are filled with marvelous furniture which radiated the beauty of those areas. The bathrooms are picture-perfect and give off a soothing feel. The interiors are a mixed of innovation and style. The outer part of the house is a mixed of a beautiful landscape and nature. It is indeed a perfect place for both living and recreation. It has a spacious swimming pool area that is perfect for social gatherings or for a peaceful and […]
Outstanding Timber Home w/ High Ceilings (11 HQ Pictures)
5 July 2018
If the conventional house structure no longer appeals to you, this outstanding timber home will hopefully meet your standards. The location of the house alone makes it a winner, as earth and water integrate seamlessly to give you the best views. Tall and lush trees surround the property while the nearby lake adds to its value. There’s a stunning pool area where you can swim to your heart’s content while enjoying the view of the lake and there’s a separate garage house built nearby that will give you extra space if you need it. The house is not as huge as it looks, but Katahdin Cedar Log Homes, the contractor of the house, has made a brilliant masterpiece out of it. The living room has no center table, which makes it look even more spacious, though you can certainly add one if you like; a small rectangular center table would look great! The living room has a small stone fireplace that will warm you up at night and the kitchen area is a mix of dark brown and stained woods. Its beautiful center counters are also a great choice to maximize the limited space while adding a hint of personality […]
Build this modern cabin yourself for only 19K (4 HQ pictures)
14 January 2018
This cozy 242 square foot modern cabin by Sunhouse is a spacious getaway for nature-loving people. It can also be a haven for individuals who want to get away from the city life. Located in the middle of a scenic environment, this timber house offers privacy while giving you time to enjoy a quiet life. The large covered terrace of the Common Swift timber house is perfect for outdoor activities and its spacious rooms are perfect for indoor nature sightseeing and various activities for the whole family. The trees and plants surrounding the timber house add to the scenic view of the property. There is also a nearby lake which would be perfect to hold a swimming activity, fishing, or any water-related activities. You can also take a leisure walk around the timber house or near the lake to breathe fresh air. The interior of the timber house is designed like the Finnish sauna, which gives a relaxing feeling and peacefulness. The walls are painted white while the ceiling retains its original wooden color. Wooden furniture pieces like chairs and tables in the terrace and in the inside of the house make you feel cozy while you gaze at the […]
Wooden heaven-like home (9 HQ pictures)
15 January 2018
This wooden heaven-like home fully integrates a modern concept into its construction. It is designed by Nagie Hartray Firm of Chicago and accomplished by Teton Heritage Builders. This sprawling wooden house stands tall with its two floors and high ceilings. It is truly cavernous and can accommodate a large number of people. A lot of thought and creativity was put into the making of both the outside and the inside of this house. A combination of wood and glass is utilized in the style of the house. To make it appear sleek and modern, the designer made use of clean lines and a spacious ambience. For its siding, Western red cedar was chosen while Spanish cedar with bronzed cladding was fitted for the windows. The house is built upon a rugged mountain setting and has a chimney made of local stone that helps link it to its environment. Throughout the layout of the house, one can witness how the bold contemporary style seamlessly accompanies the modern infusion of the Western landscape. An open concept is employed to add to the roomy feeling that the house gives off. The abundant windows that go from the ceiling to the floor help ensure […]
Coziest cabin made entirely out of wood found in the area (12 HQ pictures)
15 June 2018
This cozy cabin entirely made out of wood is the perfect retreat house for families of snowboarders in Whistler. It is located on a steep sloping part of the residential area. This mountain cabin is a work of art by Scott & Scott Architects. The design mimics the neighboring 1970s chalets, displaying an A-frame structure topped with a wooden shingle roof, which blends just right around the vicinity. But what made this wooden cabin distinct from others is that the cabin was designed based on the owners’ creative ideas. The house is the manifestation of their dream house, and they couldn’t be any happier with the result. The architects, on the other hand, helped by creating a stunning house based on the original scale of the early structures of the property. Entering from the lower level of the house, you’ll find rooms that are used for drying kit, storing equipment, etc. Meanwhile, rooms located on the top floor consists of a bedroom, a “bunk room”, and a guest room. The person who’ll occupy the main room will be delighted with the expansive outward view. Meanwhile, the occupant of the guest room is lucky to have access to a private terrace, which […]
Stunning Log House w/ Stone Fireplace (12 HQ Pictures)
5 July 2018
If you would want to snuggle up with your special someone or simply spend your days in an enchanted-looking cabin with the whole family, this stunning Log House will definitely bring and capture that warm rustic feel we all want. Just like in your typical movie, this wooden house truly achieves an endearing quality, and with just the right ambiance, this amazingly built cottage can surely make anyone feel like they are in a subtle, magical place. Built with sturdy logs and a wonderful design, you can clearly see that this cabin is truly one of a kind. Ellis Nunn Architects did a great job in pulling off this natural, rustic vibe. They professionally designed this cozy space that automatically connects anyone with nature. Constructed with a stone path with shrubbery along its side and a front porch armed with a bench, the exterior parts of the cabin instantly encapsulate a fairy-tale mood, especially when nightfall comes and the outside of the cabin begins to glow from within. On the other hand, inside the wooden house lies a delightfully quilted bed that makes nestling warm and enjoyable; a couple would surely appreciate such a treat, particularly during cold rainy evenings. The […]
How to Build Energy Efficient Timber Home?
On top of aesthetics and durability, another main factor that we should not overlook in building a new timber home is its energy efficiency. This won’t only be beneficial budget-wise, but this is also an environmentally friendly move. To help you enjoy an energy efficient timber home, consider the following tips. On Heating & Cooling A house’s heating and cooling system could consume the greatest expense. In fact, this is said to cover 56% of the energy use of an average American home. Given the rise of energy rates, it’s about time to choose the most energy-efficient alternatives. You can start with solar water heating and geothermal heat pumps. Solar Water Heating Heating water consumes a quarter on each penny spent for energy bills. Thus, it’s ideal to simply install a solar water-heating system. This includes collectors, plumbing systems, and storage tanks. It’s very simple. Even your grandparents know how it works. Instead of consuming electricity or gas, the constant energy of the sun powers the solar thermal systems to heat water for a home. Since electricity or gas consumption is cut down, huge savings can come your way. Not to mention the perk that there are some states offering […]
Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) – Ultimate Money Saver for Your Timber Home!
SIPs or structural insulated panels, also known as stress-skin panels are a great option as they’re reliable, cheap, and eco-friendly. The wall system of SIP can stand the test of time while keeping your budget intact. Professional companies who want the most efficient systems make use of structural insulated panels to surround their house projects since they are faster to install and can minimize thermal bridging. It’s a budget-friendly choice as well, given the increasing cost of the heating and cooling systems today. The use of SIPs can help homeowners save around 60% on their energy costs per year. Let’s talk about the facts The new building code requirements for residential construction has now been made stricter in terms of wall and ceiling energy efficiency. To meet this requirement well, SIPs is the best option. The best part is that SIPs fuse a strong wall, hearty installation, and exterior sheathing to a single step: fasten the panel to the home’s exterior. This enables a quick and simple installation. Though different products from different manufacturers may vary, SIPs today generally have a firm core of insulation packed in two good layers of OSB or oriented strand board. Other materials needed in […]