green building

Green Building Tips for your Home

With the popularity of sustainable building practices ever on the rise, it’s important to consider this option for building your own dream home. Here we’ll discuss the implications of green building, best practices, and structural performance comparisons.


Building Green From The Ground Up

Learn how to incorporate environment-friendly living methods into the details, construction and design of your new log home.

Energy Efficiency 101: Innovative Homebuilding Techniques

Watch this video to learn the basics of how to create a home with energy efficient designs that will save you money and decrease your footprint.

Window Shopping

Our go-to guide for choosing the best windows for your timber home.

Energy Efficiency for Today’s Log Home

Learn how improvements in building materials and developments in log home construction methods have increased the energy efficiency of logs.

Industry Insider: Tedd Benson

One of the most celebrated homebuilders in America, Tedd Benson is a true champion of the traditional timber-frame home — with a modern twist.

Panel Discussion: The Truth About SIPs

How SIPS can save you energy, time and money.

The Truth Behind Prefab Homes

The facts and fictions behind building a ready-made, prefab home.

Mountain Timber Home Showcases Energy-Efficient Construction

Energy efficiency was the goal, but reclaimed materials and an eye for detail give this Montana home a little funk.

Green Remodeling: Update Your Timber Home

Insider tips for mastering your green remodeling project.

Point of Entry: Doors and Windows for Timber Homes

The right windows and doors will go a long way toward boosting your home’s energy efficiency and comfort.