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Time Frames and Budgets: Important Phase of Building a New Home

Time pressures and financial pressures. We all have them. It’s important to know yours and manage them properly. The final cost of your dream home is contingent upon many factors – from the land on which you plan to build (is it…

Researching: Important Phases of Building a Log or Timber Frame Home

So, you’ve spent some time thinking about and planning for your dream log home or timber frame home.  You know what you want and how you will utilize the space. It’s time to start researching now. A plethora of information is available…

Planning: Important Phases of Building a Log or Timber Frame Home

Nowadays it seems as though the world is becoming more and more complicated. So, we want you to be honest… Who at some point has been daunted by the complexity of planning and building your own log home or timber frame home? You are…
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Hurricanes Pushing Up Prices for Labor and Materials

This article is reprinted with permission from loghomes.org; it was originally published here.  Hurricanes Pushing Up Prices for Labor and Materials:  If you’re planning on building your log and timber home in 2018, you should start…

Focal Features: Fireplaces & Accent Walls

Your log home or timber frame home is an extension of you, your lifestyle, and personal tastes.  You choose the perfect location; you design the layout to fit your needs; you incorporate the amenities that will enable you to enjoy life more…
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The Differences Between a Log Home or Timber Frame Home

In the “wood-centric” housing market, customers often hear the terms “solid log,” “engineered log,” and “timber frame” in reference to different home design options.  But, what exactly are they, and what are the differences…
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Welcome to Pennsylvania’s Timberhaven Log & Timber Homes

Welcome to Timberhaven Log & Timber Homes. I’m Brad Mercer, Corporate Sales Manager. If you’re not familiar with Timberhaven, I’d like to take the next few minutes to introduce you to our company, our products and our services. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LbdzoXPaC3U Introduction…

Lead Handcrafter Talks Timber Frame and Family

You know the antiquated restaurant down the street that has the yummiest pierogies known to mankind?  Or your favorite flower shop that barely fits a single 72 cu. ft. cooler?  There’s a high probability that you don’t favor these places…
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Log Cabin Home – Under Construction: Part 12

After a few inches of snow, tucked perfectly in its wooded setting, Jack and Bob’s log cabin home looks like this.  There’s no reason to fret a blizzard, power outage or Arctic temperatures because when you’re here, there is no such thing…