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What is a Custom Timber Frame Home?

Sep 02, 2020
tuscany style timber frame home

What is a custom timber frame home? Customization is an often-used word in home building, but what does Riverbend mean when using it? When we talk about customization, we talk in terms of degrees. This is because we understand that every homeowner’s vision is different. Therefore, whether you require only minor modifications, or opt for […]

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Styles That Inspire II

Sep 01, 2020
michigan craftsman home with timber framing

Continue reading how some of Riverbend’s past clients found their style inspiration and how those perfect moments beautifully influenced their timber frame dream home’s design. Did you miss the first three stories? Read, part one here. Craftsman Style Homes – A Walk to School Born in response to the Industrial Revolution, Craftsman style architecture has […]

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What is the Difference between Stock Plans and Conceptual Designs?

Jun 07, 2019
timber frame interior detail

Despite many centuries of traditional building techniques, the authentic craftsmanship of timber framing began to give-way to kits and stock plans a few decades ago. As a result, the unique presence for which timber frame homes were once known, began to diminish. This was due to more than one factor, including increased assembly line-like manufacturing […]

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The Moderns™ Part 3

Dec 07, 2018
modern design timber frame home

This article completes our three part blog series on our newest architectural style, The Moderns™. In part one, we shared the inspiration for the series as well as some practical tips on location and consideration. In part two, we delved into the largest of the modern design concepts, the Newport, as well as the Wright, […]

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The Moderns™ Part 2

Nov 23, 2018

Approximately two years ago, in response to an increasing demand for additional modern home floor plan concepts from our clientele, the Riverbend design team put itself to work on a new collection, The Moderns™. This distinctive timber frame home style, exclusive to Riverbend Timber Framing, blends our tradition of high-quality timber craftsmanship with the forward-thinking […]

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Riverbend Team Member Shares Favorite Plans

Feb 26, 2013
timber frame home rendering

In the past, we have written about some of our favorite plans here at Riverbend. Today, we asked Amber, Riverbend’s administrative assistant, which plan concepts in our gallery are her favorites and why. The Fairfield What I enjoy most about the Fairfield [shown above] is how the covered front porch seems to welcome you from […]

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Traditional Design with Modern Amenities

Feb 05, 2013

Bryan and Lisa wanted a traditional timber frame home on their land in the quaint community of Olds, Alberta. Because their property faced the majestic Canadian Rockies, they hoped to find a company that could design a home reflective of their land. Additionally, they wanted to include energy efficient capabilities and a modern layout that […]

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Spotlight on Unique Spaces

Dec 11, 2012

No two Riverbend home design concepts are the same. Whether you are looking at exteriors or interiors, every design concept has a unique space. Explore the floor plan concepts below. Each offers a unique master suite, great room, kitchen, or outdoor living space. Find your design inspiration. Sonoma Hills Master Suite European style architecture comprises […]

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Compact Plan Offers Architectural Interest

Jun 19, 2012

When you build a custom timber frame home, you want it to stand out from the crowd; it should be an extension of your lifestyle and unique personality. When your floor plan is a sweeping 5,000 square feet, it’s easy to add those unique details to your home. However, that doesn’t mean a floor plan […]

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Why Not Make It Custom?

Jun 05, 2012
Revelstoke timber ext night

Making the decision about designing and building a timber frame dream home? Now is the perfect time. This summer, view floor plan concepts, learn your design preferences, and begin planning your future custom home. We are highlighting Riverbend floor plan ideas to inspire you to make it custom. Because we launch new design concepts on […]

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