Timber Home Living March April 2011

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Building a Timber Home

If you're planning on building a timber frame home, make sure you get all the advice on timber home building from our editors.

Home Stretch

Your home will be built this spring — now what do you need to discuss with your general contractor or builder before the sawdust flies?

Home StretchHome Stretch
Your home will be built this spring — now what do you need to discuss with your general contractor or builder before the sawdust flies?


Who's In Charge?

Who's In Charge?Who's In Charge?
Hiring and working with a general contractor.


Building Blocks | Timber Building Guide

Roof QuestionsBuilding Blocks
Now everything comes together — will you (and your builder) be ready? Our advice can save time, money and, perhaps most important, your sanity.


Going With a Pro

Going With a ProGoing With a Pro
Architect or designer—how do you choose?


Functional Furnishings

Game RoomsFunctional Furnishings
One of the newest trends in storage is actually a throwback to previous storage solutions: furniture that doubles as an organizer.


It's All Fun and Games | Game Rooms

Game RoomsIt's All Fun and Games | Game Rooms
When well designed and outfitted to a T, your game room is sure to be your home's ace in the hole.


Trendy Timbers | Timber Home Construction Trends

Timber Home Construction TrendsTrendy Timbers | Timber Home Construction Trends
You'd think a traditional building method like timber-home construction would stay fairly static through the years—but nothing could be further from the truth. Here's what's hot (and what's not) in timber framing right now.



Myth Busters | Green Energy True and False

Green Energy True and FalseMyth Busters | Green Energy True and False
We set the record straight on four of the biggest misconceptions of going green.


Night Lights

Night LightsNight Lights
Light up your landscape with gorgeous outdoor fixtures.


Kitchen & Bath Trends

Kitchens and Bath TrendsKitchen & Bath Trends
Quick Picks for Kitchen & Bath This Spring


What Does It Cost?

CostWhat Does It Cost?
Your homebuilding budget may have shrunk in the past 12 months. But you can still get the home you want while spending less.


Details, Details | Kitchens - Before and After

Kitchens - Before and AfterDetails, Details | Kitchens - Before and After
We use a little publishing magic to showcase kitchen details that truly make the hub of your home stylish and functional.


A Room for All Seasons | Outdoor Rooms

Kitchen Home OfficesA Room for All Seasons | Outdoor Rooms
Want to make sure your outdoor room gets used even after the temperature drops? Then start planning now—we highlight the most important things to consider when creating an all-weather space.


Hot Foot | Radiant Floor Heating

Flooring GuideHot Foot | Radiant Floor Heating
Radiant-floor heating has legions of fans, mostly for its energy efficiency. Before you buy, learn the basics.


Build a Green Home | Eco-Friendly Design

Roof QuestionsBuild a Green Home | Eco-Friendly Design
9 ways to tread a little lighter on the earth and save money while you're at it.


Flooring Guide: How to Buy Right | Ground Rules

Flooring GuideFlooring Guide: How to Buy Right | Ground Rules
Looking for new underfoot options? Check out the facts in our guide to flooring.


A LEED-Certified Timber Home | Tight & Bright

LEED-Certified timber home exteriorA LEED-Certified Timber Home | Tight & Bright
An environmentally friendly Michigan home is short on waste and long on beauty and comfort.


Choosing A Roof For Your Timber Home

Roof QuestionsChoosing A Roof For Your Timber Home
We get the skinny on metal roofs from Dennis Johnson, owner of Bridger Steel.


4 Things You Must Know About Hardwood Flooring | Hardwood Floors for Timber Homes

Antique Barn Wood4 Facts About Hardwood Flooring
Don't make any decisions about hardwood flooring for your timber home without reading these 4 expert tips.


Building a Timber Home | 8 Steps to Ensure a Smooth Timber Home-Building Process

8 Steps to Building a Timber Home8 Steps to a Smooth Timber Home-Building Process
The planning is done. The design is finalized. The timber package is ordered. Now it's time for you (or at least your builder) to get your hands dirty.


Customizing a Timber Frame Home | Interview with Architect Jeremy Bonin

Customizing a Timber HomeInterview: Building a Custom Timber Home
Creating a masterpiece involves more than handing over your ideas to a design team; it requires a little homework and lots of collaboration.


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