Entries by Michelle

A New Timber Frame Home Community in Colorado

  Just 20 minutes from Boulder, Colorado, Caribou Ridge is a new timber frame home community in a world away that isn’t far away. Situated on 40 tree-filled acres, the neighborhood offers unparalleled views of the Rocky Mountains and is bordered by private land, open space, and National Forest lands providing a park-like setting with year-round access to trail systems. […]

Timber Frame Addition to Century Old Ranch

At the turn of the Century, Boulder was just a small agricultural town made up of settlers heading west with big dreams of conquering new opportunities. The Gallagher family moved their homestead to a ranch in Boulder during this time where their great grandchildren are still residing to this day. In 2014, the Boulder natives made the decision to give their historic home […]

Upcoming Trade Shows & Events

Upcoming Events   The Log & Timber Home Show, Denver, CO September 30, 2016 – October 2, 2016 www.thelogandtimbershow.com   The Log & Timber Home Show, Asheville, NC November 4, 2016 – November 6, 2016 www.thelogandtimbershow.com   The National Western Stock Show, Denver, CO January 7, 2017 – January 22, 2017 www.nationalwestern.com   The Lake […]

Modern Mountain Villa in North Carolina

This gorgeous “modern mountain villa” in Lewisville, North Carolina is perched atop a ridge overlooking Lake Lissara and enjoys spectacular views of Pilot Mountain. This state-of-the-art sanctuary was designed by highly renowned architecture firm, Kelly & Stone Architects and built by a highly reputable general contractor in the Winston-Salem region, Sonoma Building Company. The 2016 […]

Youth Retreat on Minnesota Lake

Colorado Timberframe partnered with the Hunt family to construct a lake side timber frame lodge which will host a non-profit youth camp beginning Summer 2017. The lodge will provide a gathering space for youth groups of all ages to partake in playing games, singing songs, reading scripture, and building friendships. The 25,000 square foot youth […]

A Design Inspired by Nature

A Design Inspired by Nature After owning ten different homes, the Weinbergs were finally ready to settle down and build their Colorado dream home. With a love for nature, the couple wished to incorporate the beauty of the forest surrounding their property into the design of their home. While the two were doing their research, […]

Barn Complex in Upstate New York

A Multi-Functional Barn Complex in Upstate New York At the beginning of the year, our nine-man installation crew traveled to a jobsite overlooking Skaneateles Lake in Upstate New York. The project included a full timber frame and SIP installation for three uniquely designed barns. Each barn was thoughtfully designed to incorporate ornate braces, corbels, and […]

Final Ark Shipment Leaves Our Facility

It’s been over a year since our team set sail on a journey to complete the world’s largest free-standing timber frame project, the Ark Encounter. We’re happy to announce that on March 11, 2016 the last shipment of timbers left our facility and on March 31, 2016, the final half bent was raised and fit […]

Meet Janelle!

Janelle Kienast is our newest addition to the Colorado Timberframe business development team. Janelle grew up around the construction industry for years while her father owned a custom home building company. After graduating from Colorado State University in 2012 with a bachelor’s degree in Communications & a minor in European History Studies, Janelle was propelled […]

German Apprentice Joins our Team

We were very excited to welcome Niko, a journeyman carpenter and master timber framer from Germany to our facility for six weeks. Journeymen travel abroad for three years or sometimes longer to complete a formal apprenticeship program. They can be recognized by their cane made from a twisted branch (the Stenz), the black hat they […]