What is a timber frame or post and beam house?
The timber that creates this structure is usually left exposed to display its natural beauty and strength.
How is a log home different from a timber frame home?
What type of wood do you use?
Regardless of the species of timber used, we always source it from suppliers who practice sustainable forest management.
How long have you been in business?
How long does it take to build a timber frame?
- Site conditions and restrictions
On average, it takes about 10-12 weeks: from crafting in the shop to raising onsite. However, some projects have taken as little as 2 weeks, and some have taken as many as 6 months!
Who delivers the materials to my site?
Can you develop my floorplan?
Do I need a special type of foundation to build a timber frame house?
Typically, you do not need a special type of foundation to build a timber frame house. But during the design process, any site specific considerations that require special attention, such as modifications to the foundation, will be flagged.
How much does a timber frame house cost to build?
- Materials selected
- Site specific requirements
A custom built timber frame house with cathedral ceilings, open living space, massive window walls, and energy efficiency is comparable in price to a non-timber-frame house with similar components. The timber frame alone starts at $40 per square foot and up. On average, a complete timber frame house can start from $200 per square foot and up.
Where does Timber Valley Post and Beam ship to?
“We wanted to work with the best craftsmen in the business when building our dream home. Andy Cobus and his team, built our home as if it were their own, paying special attention to every detail. We made the right choice working with Andy and couldn’t be happier with the finished product.”
– Mark Lindsay & Kate Pace Lindsay