Stunning Log House w/ Stone Fireplace (12 HQ Pictures)
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 […]
Upside-Down Illusionary Wooden House for Fun Lovers!
Have you ever been inside the upside-down house? Well if you haven’t then we recommend to try it and visit one close by when you get a chance! One of our readers found this home while traveling through Eastern Europe. Even though you can’t buy it nor we have the floor plans, but we still decided to share this quick tour around this lovely and funny looking wooden house. Our readers were walking around and having a look at one of the most beautiful resorts in Eastern Europe, when they unexpectedly stumbled upon this crazy looking house which was upside down. As John mentioned it looked impressive and funny at the same time. Without much thought, they decided to enter and see what was inside. To their surprise the house made them laugh on every step as they did not expect that the brain will feel confused due to all the furniture sticking to the ceiling. The gravity felt different, John said that he was constantly bumping into walls, feeling dizzy and sort of drunk. On the ceiling, they found attached furniture, beds, clothes and even slippers! It was all created as if it was a real home except this […]
Beautiful Timber Home Frame with Modern Interiors!
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 […]
Elegant Timber Frame Residency
Be the envy of your friends; come home to this unique timber home that is designed for convenience and comfort. Have the pleasure of owning this elegant and charming house that could be the perfect sanctuary. Not too small and not too big, the ideal home for those who are starting a family. Designed by acclaimed architects from Caribou Creek Log & Timber, be amazed at this new home you can love and cherish. Surely, you’ll never want to move out. Since it is made from timbers, this house appears and is definitely sturdy. Created to withstand time and fashion, it is designed with great attention to details. The cute porch covering the entrance to the house gives off this sense of welcome. Inside, the interior will amaze you more. Wooden ceilings accentuate the hominess of the house. The detailed fireplace with the bookshelves will invite anyone to sit back, relax, and be comfortable. You’ll also be seduced into a cozy office where you can lose time at, and it will certainly become a serene place to work. Bedrooms are warm and designed for comfort and function. The pieces of furniture that are placed all over the house also […]
Amazing Timber Dutch Saltbox Home w/ 3 Bedrooms.
This timber Dutch saltbox home is definitely a sweet spot for people who love to challenge the status quo for living in unconventionally designed houses. Vermont Frames, the brainchild of this grand abode, promotes a strong idea of timber home living. They have created a place where people can relax and have fun at the same time. Additionally, it is located away from the noises of the city. Instead, it is surrounded by a picturesque view of trees, making it a good place to unwind and keep away from the hustle and bustle of city life. People should spend more time to be one with nature as they always say. The photos below show the end-product and during construction. A team of professionals has indeed invested a lot of time and effort to put out this home where you can call home and relax after a long and tiring day at work. Enjoying nothing but the sweet sound of nature? Now, that’s a great day-ender. Outside, the balcony on the second floor is noticeable and a great area for star gazing. You can also enjoy nature while inside your home as there are glass windows and sliding doors surrounding the […]
Beautiful Ranch Home Made with Timber!
Riverbend Timber Framing has come with another amazing timber home for you. This 6,536 sq ft home is not your ordinary ranch house. The house is a mixture of country and modern exterior that you should definitely check out. From the outside, the house looks magnificent in brown. It is adorned with large windows and an open deck. The deck is well-supported with brick and wooden pillars. The house has an adjacent two-door garage that can fit three vehicles. You will also be surprised by the house’s interior. Most of the parts are made from solid wood, from the high ceiling down to the floorboards that spread throughout the house. The interior design of the house is littered with granite slabs, wooden trusses, and floorboards. The house comes with large windows for better air ventilation in summer days. The polished yet comfy feel of the house is its top-selling point. The circular sofa is unquestionably the highlight of the living room. Seriously, who wouldn’t want that massive furniture in your living room? On the other hand, the owner chose to have the color in warm neutral ones such as off-white, flesh, and ivory. For more questions and quotes for […]
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 […]