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 […]
Luxury Timber Mansion w/ Vegetable Garden (25 HQ Images)
6 April 2018
There are house designs that don’t meet your standards while there are those that surpass your expectations. This luxury timber mansion which is designed by SDG Architecture is surely one of those that you can’t help admiring about. This timber mansion is a sight to behold and it will take away your breath at the first glance. The house’s façade is nothing but amazing, with its timer walls and glass, floor-to-ceiling windows that light up entire rooms. There’s a huge and spectacular pool situated at the back, which gives you extra privacy when you want to take a dip in the water. Furthermore, it has a beautiful vegetable garden that doubles as a breathtaking space and a functional area. The inside of this mansion is even more stunning. It has a beautiful high ceiling living room with a fireplace and a view of the pool; a spacious dining room with unique and abstract décor hanging over the dining table; a sleek kitchen with a marble counter top; a clean and modern bathroom with wooden drawers and cabinets painted with a grayish color; a music room with a grand piano, as well as cute-looking double beds for your children’s bedroom. […]
Superb simple and cheap vintage cabins – only $8,500 (5 HQ pictures)
15 June 2018
This simple timber cabin designed by Montana Reclaimed Lumber Co. attracts attention. It’s not your ordinary cabin. It may look unfinished or half made, but its timbers tell another story. It has two-sided, hand-hewn walls that can stand strong against forces of weather, be it snow or storm. Built in the late 1800s, this house stood the test of time with only its single window and door. The horizontal purlins let air pass through which makes a splendid ventilation. Anyone inside won’t break a sweat. A vintage cabin like this is great to be a hunting cabin. People can rest and relax inside while sharing a drink or sharing stories of their quarry. It offers shade should any want to get out of the scorching sun. It can also be converted into a workshop for pottery or woodwork hobbies. This can be placed adjacent to your house. It is small enough to be placed anywhere in an area of only about 127 square feet. Doing so can add character to your house. Another Idea is to convert the cabin into a tree house for the little ones. It needs a sturdy floor to avoid the kids from falling. If there […]
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 […]
Beautiful Timber Home, plus a Peek at the Construction Process!
13 April 2018
This beautiful timber home is the answer to those who enjoy being in the wilderness and living in a nature type of environment. This beautiful timber home made by Custom Timber Log Homes is the perfect match for nature lovers. It is the perfect example of a luxury cabin in the woods. In the outside, there are two potted plants that surround the entrance of the cabin. This adds to the overall design of the cabin along with the trees that can be found around the area. A sneak peek at the construction shows the lumber being used for the building of the house. The timber used are all high-quality to ensure the durability of the home so that not even the harshest of weather conditions can’t bring the house down. As for the interior, a classy design can be seen here. First of all the living room gives off a very cozy feeling because of the furniture used and the fireplace. The fireplace is the coziest accessory in the living room. At the top of the fireplace are antlers that add to the entire nature-like design of the whole house. Between the antlers and the fireplace lies a very […]
Contemporary Vacation Timber Home for Large Family (14 HQ Pictures)
5 July 2018
Want to unwind a little from all the stress of the day-to-day life? How about having this kind of vacation timber home, located in a place where you can relax with your friends and family? This house, built by Crestwood Construction, has a 4,597 square foot area, five bedrooms and five bathrooms, making it great for large families and groups. This house, made with high quality construction materials, is a two-story building located alongside the road, which gives it a beautiful view of the pine trees. It has a parking space with plenty of room for vehicles; a fireplace in the living room and a fire pit outside where you can chill at night, have a campfire and roast marshmallows. It also has rooms with double-deck beds and fur coats as carpets, which adds to this house’s appeal and makes this place even cozier. The bathrooms are designed in a contemporary style, which matches the rest of the house. Overall, everything about this house is perfect for a vacation spot. The location is fantastic and allows you to smell the fresh air and admire the views. You can feel the serenity from your surroundings and its enormous size, unique […]
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 […]