Trim for Doors and Windows: Log Home Under Construction

An awe-some photograph isn’t complete without a proper frame. In fact, framing a photograph is an extension of the creative process that commenced when you pressed the shutter on your camera. In order to enhance, protect, and give the image…

Installation of Windows and Doors: Rhode Island Log Home

We are about to embark on a very exciting chapter of log home construction – the weather-tight phase! Weather-tight and dry-in are terms that can be used interchangeably.  Essentially, these phrases mean that the inside of the home will remain…

Quality Components for Your Log Home Roof

The exterior surface of your roof is a critical element to the functionality and beauty of your log or post & beam home. Not only does the roof need to keep your home dry, it needs to complement the overall look while adding to its aesthetic…

Log Home Under Construction: Two-Car Garage

Fun fact – 82% of homes in the US have two-car garages or larger but only 15% use them for parking cars.  We’re impartial here at Timberhaven Log Homes as what you choose to do – or not do – with your garage space is your prerogative. What…

Solid Log Breezeway – Under Construction

This week, Paul Flury and his team constructed the solid log breezeway that provides the passageway between the main home and the garage.  In addition to its functionality, architecturally speaking, the breezeway provides a resolution to joining…

Outdoor Living Areas: RI Log Home Under Construction

Outdoor living areas enhance curb-appeal and distinguishing architectural flair which adds value to any home.  They also extend living areas and provide comfort in which a price tag cannot be quantified. Requests for outdoor living areas have…

Log Home 2×12 Rafter Roof System – Under Construction

While the main purpose of a roof seems simple - to keep out the rain, cold, and heat – there are many considerations that need to be given to the type of roof system that will be constructed on your dream log home.  Is it strong enough to…

2×12 Rafter Roof System – Log Home Under Construction

Roof systems are an integral part of any log home – not just structurally speaking but the ambiance of a log home is defined when you walk through the front door and look up.  Cathedral ceilings and exposed timbers are two of the most popular…

Solid Log Gables: Log Home Under Construction

If we created an option list for your custom log home, it would be only a slight exaggeration to say the list is going to be a mile long.  Having options is a good thing but can sometimes be overwhelming.  Thankfully the professionals at Timberhaven…