The look of the half-timber framing of this Tudor Revival home is softened with a neutral color palette at this Beverly Hills home. A well-manicured lawn frames patio zones for dining and lounging as well as the nearby swimming pool.
Timber beams frame the passages between rooms in this luxurious cabin in the woods. Contemporary furnishings and accessories balance the rusticity of the wall paneling and trim, and the absence of window coverings allows sunlight to fill the space.
The weathered-finish gate serves both an aesthetic and functional purpose to the space. It creates a dramatic focal point as well as a practical entrance for staging of events. Wisteria frames the peaks of the pavilion, giving it a storybook quality that fits well with the beautiful flower garden and the structure's cottage feel. In an effort to maintain a seamless span, the wooden beams used in the timber frame we hollowed out and reinforced with steel.
Wood, stone and granite combine to create this Pennsylvania outdoor living room with bar seating and appliances, such as a grill and smoker. The outdoor kitchen features a truss and timber frame design by Mid-Atlantic Timberframes.
Built in the mid-19th century, the two and one-half story residence has been restored three times — most recently in 1992. The upper level features an air-conditioned artists’ studio with oak floors and quasi-timber framing.
The wall of French doors allow natural light to flow into the two-story great room in the HGTV Dream Home 2012. The stacked-stone fireplace, timber framing and white board-and-batten walls add rustic-country charm to this mountain home.
This designer dining room features a chunky dark timber table and casual white chairs to create a relaxed dining room in this coastal home. A contemporary painting of a local cliff is framed in a dark timber frame to tie in with the table.
Tudor Revival details are prominent in this Beverly Hills home, including the combination of brick and half-timber framing, arched passageways and leaded, casement-style windows. The diamond ironwork on the upstairs balcony mimics the diamond window panes often found on Tudor-style homes.
The recommended mulch depth is 3-4 inches for medium to coarse textured materials, says experts with The Morton Arboretum. Spread mulch under trees, shrubs and throughout planting beds, as seen at this home, handcrafted by OakBridge Timber Framing, on a 5-acre lot on the shores of Lake Erie, Ohio.
This ethereal bed is made of light-colored wood beams. Hung by rope, an airy white canopy is draped over the timber frame while white and tan linens and cover the bed. The small but sturdy concrete base gives the illusion that the bed is floating while the sheer drapery and textural rope add a hint of romance.