timber frame home design

Wood is one of the most beautiful materials you can use in any construction project. It has been used since just about the dawn of human civilization as it is easy to use, strong, durable and often plentiful. However, you can’t just use any wood in your construction, and if you want to achieve a rustic yet refined look, you need to follow a few basic rules. If you’re considering the construction of a new rustic but refined rood home, you’ll be able to sit down with your residential architect and go over exactly what you’re looking for and what they recommend. However, there are a few basic timber frame home designs you should consider before moving forward with the project.

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Custom Luxury Homes Chicago

Boasting nearly 10 million residents, the Chicago metropolitan is officially the third-most populous city in the United States and has been called a global architecture capital by virtue of its jaw-dropping stock of landmark buildings. It has quickly become one of the top visited cities in the nation with iconic landmarks such as Millennium Park, Navy Pier, the Magnificent Mile, Art Institute of Chicago, Museum Campus, the Willis (Sears) Tower, Museum of Science and Industry, and Lincoln Park Zoo.

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award winning home design

What sets an award winning home design apart from the rest? While the award can vary based on the unique tastes of the organization, institution or publication presenting the award, there are often a handful of design elements used in modern award winning home designs. For anyone considering a new home, these aspects should be incorporated into the new design.

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