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Log and Timber Home Summer Reading

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015

Relaxing around the pool, pond or lake? Headed up to the mountains for the weekend? Be sure to charge your tablet or mobile phone and download the latest issues of Rustic Architecture or Elegant Wood Homes before you go.


  • In the Summer 2015 Issue:
    – 3 Feature Home Stories
    – Maintenance of Your Home
    – Focus on: Closets
    – Interior Design: Reclaimed & Recycled
    – Snapshot: North East Pennsylvania
    – Mother-In-Law Quarters
    – A Deeper Look at Sustainability
    – The Many Benefits of SIP Construction
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  • In the Spring 2015 Issue:Cover-EWH_15SP
    – 3 Timber Frame Home Stories
    – The Layout: Garages
    – Complexity of Design
    – The Legacy: More than Beautiful Homes
    – Cottage Lifestyle
    – Building on a Slope
    – The Energy Efficiency: Breath Easier
    – Building for Comfort
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Digital Magazines for Your Custom Wood Home

Thursday, February 12th, 2015

Was your new year’s resolution to take the next step in your custom log home or timber home project? Regardless of what stage your project is in, you can find valuable information and inspiration in Rustic Architecture and Elegant Wood Homes.

Cover-RA_15SPIn the Spring 2015 issue of Rustic Architecture you’ll gain access to exclusive photos of a rustic handcrafted log cabin, a hybrid log and timber weekend retreat and an Asian inspired timber frame home.  Additional articles include details about setting a budget, ways to make your new home look aged, and outdoor kitchen layouts.

 Purchase this issue or Subscribe to the digital magazine now.



Explore three timber frame homes and their floor plans in the Winter 2014 issue of Elegant Wood Homes.  In the Lifestyle section, read how to translate your dreams into your home’s design alongside a story of how a hillside in Kentucky became one family’s dream vacation destination.  This issue will also help you figure out who will design your timber frame home and what role windows play in your home’s efficiency.

Get Elegant Wood Homes for your tablet or mobile phone today.

Explore Home Stories and Floor Plans

Wednesday, November 12th, 2014

Don’t miss out on all the information packed into the newest Rustic Architecture issue including three featured log and timber home articles with floor plans:Cover-RA_14W

-An adzed timber frame home in Idaho
-A hybrid log and timber vacation home on Windermere Lake in Canada
-A milled log home on the Maine coast

You’ll also read about project timelines and how wood textures and metal can affect the overall look and feel of your custom wood home.

In the planning stage of your project? Subscribe to Rustic Architecture for a year’s worth of helpful insights, information and inspiration.

Elegant Wood Homes Magazine Fall 2014


The latest issue of Elegant Wood Homes also features amazing content for those who love timber framing and timber frame homes. Articles will  help you describe the look you want for your custom home and consider unique advantages of different building locations.  Our feature stories this quarter include the popular Acreage Reflections as well as a lakeside and farm inspired design. Get the Fall Issue of Elegant Wood Homes today.

Summer and Fall Issues Available

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014


Fall Rustic Architecture Precision Craft Timber Frame Texas

The Fall Issue of Rustic Architecture digital magazine is now available for download on iTunes, Amazon, Android and Windows 8.  Explore a Texas timber frame home, a Maine log home, and a hybrid log and timber home in New Jersey. Other articles include information about Sloped Lots, Basements, Countertops and much more that will inspire your mountain style home design. Download today!





Riverbend Timber Framing Elegant Wood Homes Floor Plans

You may also enjoy reading Elegant Wood Homes, a digital publication focusing on the architecture of modern timber frame homes.  The latest issue includes articles about stairs, covered bridges, a timber frame home influenced by Japanese design and more information about how you can make your interior spaces special.  Subscribe today to receive a full year of Elegant Wood Homes.


Summer Issue of Rustic Architecture Now Available

Friday, April 25th, 2014

Rustic Architecture Summer 14 Cover: Hybrid log and timber home

The newest issue of this digitally interactive magazine features three articles about different log and timber homes.  Swipe your way through pictures of a handcrafted log home in Idaho, a hybrid log and timber frame home built in Wisconsin or a milled log home near Washington D.C. As you read about each house, interactive features, like floor plan pop ups and videos, give insight into the home’s design. This issue also includes articles on log and timber post placement, trends in finishes and much more.

So, sit back and enjoy the newest issue of Rustic Architecture, now available on touch devices such as tablets and smart phones. Subscribe today!