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Introducing the Bar Harbor

The Bar Harbor is this week’s newest addition to Riverbend’s design portfolio. This seaside-style concept highlights the beautiful timber running through interior of the home. Deep overhangs and exposed timber beams add architectural flair to the design while shading the great room window wall. Picture the Bar Harbor on the shoreline in Montauk or nestled amongst a row of […]

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Introducing the New Floor Plan Concept: The Asheville

Riverbend is proud to introduce its newest design concept: The Asheville. This 2,825 square foot plan is a classic representation of country-style timber framing. Comprised of a blend of timber, siding and stone, the Asheville is a unique work of art. Highlights of The Plan – Utilizes timber framing as well as stone and siding to create […]

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What Will Your Timber Home Look Like?

We know that you have probably looked at hundreds of pictures and plans as you continue your search for that ideal timber frame home. Our latest email series is designed to help you zero-in on specific design characteristics that might inspire your home. We start with a look at European Country style characteristics and will […]

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When Should Your Design Process Begin?

Building over 4 Years Out (Gather) This is the time to gather information and ideas. Understand how much it costs to build Collect photos, plans, and illustrations that inspire your own design ideas Call and email experts with questions to gain a better understanding of your project Building within 2-3 Years (Refine) Use this time […]

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Waterfront Haven: New Photo Gallery

Introducing Stunning New Images of a Canadian Timber Frame Home As a celebration of the new year, we have launched a new photo gallery featuring a recently finished custom home in Canada. This stunning timber frame home was designed by Riverbend’s in-house firm to accommodate the Alberta couple’s lifestyle, location and their amazing lakefront property views. These […]

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Design Vision: What will my home look like?

See Your Home Before You Commit to Build Riverbend’s design process allows you to see what your home will look like – on your land – before you sign a complete contract. For a modest design fee, we will fully develop a plan that matches your unique needs and budget. Whether you start with one […]

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Introducing the Hickory Lakes

The Hickory Lakes is the newest plan introduced to Riverbend’s design portfolio this summer. This French country inspired concept showcases stunning timber connections and unique design features throughout. The entry is heavily accented, while windows and dormers of all shapes and sizes let in an abundance of natural light. The Hickory Lakes may be inspired by country […]

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Introducing the Bridgewater

Living spaces move seamlessly from interior to exterior in Riverbend’s newest floor plan concept, the Bridgewater. With a small footprint that could fit on most any location or lot, this design makes an architectural statement with steep pitches, shed dormers and an abundance of glass.  Picture this as a vacation retreat with a lake front view or nestled in the lush green landscape […]

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Introducing the New Floor Plan Concept: The Sonoma Hills

As a continuation of our summer series, the Sonoma Hills is the newest plan in Riverbend’s design portfolio. This Western-style concept showcases beautiful wood interiors as well as eye catching features, such as an outdoor living space, and a deep overhang shading the picture window in the great room. The Sonoma Hills could easily be found amongst […]

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The Lyon and The Greenbrier Kick Off a Summer Series

For the next few months, we will be introducing a variety of NEW floor plan ideas to help inspire your own custom timber frame home. Their design styles will range from French Country and Craftsman to Southwestern and Contemporary. Be the first to see these unique designs: check your email, visit the website and follow us on Twitter and Facebook to […]

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Riverbend’s Total Home Solution™ Introduction

Total Home Solution™ is a beginning-to-end approach to building your Riverbend Timber Frame Home. With THS, we can maintain a higher level of quality through each stage of the process because we treat your project as a custom home, not just a timber frame package. Why Choose the THS Approach? Professional Design means you have no […]

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Introducing the New Floor Plan Concept: The Lancaster

Riverbend is proud to introduce its newest design concept: The Lancaster. This 4,248 square foot plan takes its inspiration from traditional timber frame barns. Conceived with an exterior of weathered siding, the Lancaster looks as though it has been a part of the landscape for decades. Highlights of The Lancaster Plan – Utilizes timber framing as well as stone, […]

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Spectacular Timber Frame Barns

As part of the natural landscape of a working farm or as the centerpiece of an equestrian center, the timber frame barn has historic and architectural distinction. Riverbend is proud to carry on this tradition with the amazing barns we have built over the past 30 years. Classic Working Barns You may need an indoor […]

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Timber Home with a View

Introducing the latest home in our Legacy Living series: Timber Home with a View. Read about the couple who retired to their North Carolina dream home, explore the floor plans and view images of the entire home. Based on the Cattail Lodge floor plan concept, this home features lots of great outdoor living space, including a […]

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Timber Home Receives Top Level Energy Rating

As with many contemporary home builders the Lefebvres wanted to strike a balance between creative architecture and a home that would be warm and save on energy bills. After working directly with Riverbend’s design team and utilizing our proven building system, the Lefebvres have a beautiful 6,000 sq.ft. home, that looks just as they envisioned, […]

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Once More. . . To the Lake

What better way to enjoy the beautiful lake view than from the porch of your own timber home? Now that summer has finally arrived, thoughts of building your retirement or vacation home are reawakened. Over the years, Riverbend has helped hundreds of families fulfill their lake home dreams. Browse three of our favorite lake-side cottages […]

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More Inspiring Ideas

In our ongoing campaign to help you visualize your ideal timber frame design, we have chosen three more plans to modify. A different paint color or an alternative siding material might cause you to give these three plans another look. The Lyon While stone is a great way to finish a French-country inspired design, see […]

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Acreage Reflections

We invite you to browse new photos of this charming timber frame home located in Michigan. Elegant timber framing highlights almost every main living space in this home located on a sprawling acreage. Missouri Splendor This Missouri family worked with Riverbend to create the home of their dreams. Browse through the bold kitchen, see the […]

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Worth A Second Look

As you search through floor plan ideas you probably favor those with the most appealing exteriors.  If you come across a plan where the color isn’t quite right or you don’t like the stone, you might pass that concept by. Sometimes all that design needs is a simple face-lift to make you stop and take another […]

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Re-Introducing the Mountain View

Based on one of our most popular homes, the Mountain View design has been given an update. The original house which was over 5,000 sq.ft. is now 3,300 sq. ft. and can easily be reduced further if needed. What remains is the unique character which so many have fallen in love with over the years. […]

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What Will Your Timber Home Look Like? – Part IV

The Ranch Style timber home may be relatively new to architectural design in comparison to the European Country and Barn styles, but it has been a consistently popular choice for homeowners since its inception in the 1920’s. Known for its low-profiles, wrap around porches, and uncomplicated exteriors, this style is one that has inspired generations […]

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What Will Your Timber Home Look Like? – Part III

This month marks the third installment in our 4-part series examining what your timber home could look like. Blending elements of traditional timber framing – like an open layout, with the agricultural look and feel of classic working barns, the Barn Style is one of historic and architectural distinction. Below you will find some characteristics […]

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