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The Moderns™ Part 3

Dec 07, 2018
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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 floor plan concepts, the Newport, as well as the Wright, […]

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The Moderns™ Part 2

Nov 23, 2018
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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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The Moderns™ Part 1

Nov 05, 2018
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While architectural style is always an important topic for anyone considering a timber frame home, not everyone may know how timber framing and modern architecture beautifully complement one another. It’s for this reason that we begin a multi-part series focused on The Moderns™, our exclusive collection of concepts inspired by mid-century modern design. If your […]

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Timber Framing History Part III

Oct 12, 2018
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This is the third article of a four-part series about the history of timber framing. For those of you currently living in the warm embrace of a timber frame home, we hope you have developed a stronger sense of the bond between your home and its relationship with the past. For readers pondering a timber […]

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Add Space with a Timber Frame Loft

Mar 20, 2018
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A timber frame home is crafted with trusses that are both functional, beautiful, and meant to be seen. This open, vaulted space holds potential to create an additional living space in your home. So, if you are building a timber frame home, why not consider including a loft? Where Should the Loft Go? The shape […]

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Solar Panels and Timber Frame Homes

Mar 02, 2018

Imagine how much energy and cost you could save if you generated power for your timber home from the sun. Most people would agree that the ability to generate their own solar power sounds great, but how practical is it? Residential solar panels, or photovoltaic (PV) panels, have been around for a long time. When […]

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Designing the Timber Frame Home of Your Dreams

Feb 16, 2018

Wouldn’t it be nice if you could walk through your future home to make sure it is exactly what you envisioned? At Riverbend, we want to give you the best preview of what your home will look like. When your design is presented you will receive a detailed artistic rendering and a virtual reality walk-through. […]

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Commercial Timber Frame Buildings

Feb 02, 2018

Timber framing is not just a great idea for residential homes, it is a creative way to build commercial structures as well. Many commercial buildings use timber framing to create iconic and memorable spaces. From churches to offices, timber framing’s traditional beauty can help define and enhance a large building. As such, it has remained […]

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Site Orientation

Jan 19, 2018

Site orientation is one of the first, and most important things you will decide when designing your dream timber frame home. So, what exactly is site orientation? Site orientation includes how the home (and its living spaces) set on the property in relation to access, privacy, views, and the path of the sun. You will […]

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Calculate the Cost of Your Dream Timber Frame Home

Jan 05, 2018
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How much do timber frame homes cost to build? How can I compare the cost to build different timber frame homes? How can I calculate the cost to build my dream home? These questions have undoubtedly crossed your mind if you are thinking about building a timber frame home. You need facts and figures to […]

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