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Post and Beam House – Under Construction: Part 11

The excitement is culminating for the lucky homeowners who are enthralled with the progress on the interior of their dream post and beam home. It has been a win-win as the various accomplished crews have appreciated working indoors given the…

Post and Beam Wood Home – Under Construction: Part 10

The last time we visited our post and beam wood home, wow factors were being constructed: the heavy timbered post and beam porch and the massive, centrally located fireplace. Whether simply pulling into the drive or walking through the front…
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Post and Beam Custom Wood Home – Under Construction: Part 9

Fireplaces have become a hot commodity! No pun intended. Of the hundreds of custom wood homes we have drawn, there are few designs that do not include some sort of fireplace. While the initial invention of a fireplace was a necessity (for cooking…
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Custom Post and Beam Porch: Under Construction – Part 8

One of the most popular elements of our log homes and post and beam homes is the porch.  In fact, many of our customers believe their dream home is not complete without the sought-after covered shelter.  Perhaps we are biased, but we concur. Last…

Two-Story Post and Beam Home: Part 7

With completion of each construction phase, the dream of living in this two-story post and beam home becomes more of a reality for this lucky homeowner.  In last week's blog you saw the installation of the first floor walls and learned about…

Custom Post and Beam Home: Under Construction – Part 6

The excitement is culminating as this custom post and beam home continues to take shape. What’s next for this project? The walls! I think you’ll agree we’ve seen nothing conventional about this home thus far…we can now include the walls…

Post and Beam Homes: Under Construction – Part 5

The setting for this lovely post and beam home is on a mountain top in Central Pennsylvania. The construction site is not far from Timberhaven’s headquarters; hence we visit the jobsite just about every day. When post and beam homes and log…

Post and Beam Home Design: Part 4

Envision yourself relaxing on your plush sofa after a long hard day at work.  Your feet are propped up.  Your favorite beverage is in hand.  You lean back to fully relish this moment of peacefulness… What do you see?  A cathedral ceiling? …

Post and Beam Home Construction: Part 3

As I watch construction of this post and beam home, I can’t help but think about the toothpick and marshmallow sculptures I assembled as a child.  The combination of the two materials provided a means to assemble a sculpture that was original…