Are you considering building a timber frame, post and beam, or log home in the Blue Ridge Mountains? Do you have questions about the design process or want to learn more about achieving your goals for your new home? Timber Ridge Craftsmen, here to answer your questions. We build beautiful custom homes in the Smith Mountain Lake, VA area, including Franklin, Bedford, and Roanoke Counties.


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April 28, 2013

We presented with Al Cobb, founder of Panelwrights LLC and SIP School, at the American Solar Energy Society's annual conference, in Baltimore, called 'Solar 2013'.  The title of the presentation, Q&A, was:


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April 24, 2013

net PLUS Energy School


Builders Teaching Builders


Day Two of 'net PLUS' was a great success, with builders who design, specify, install, and detail low-energy, high-performance enclosures actively...

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April 22, 2013

Earth Day 2013 - 'net PLUS Energy School'


Builders Teaching Builders. 

The art and science of 'low-energy', 'high-performance', 'high-comfort' building.

Success with 'net PLUS Energy School' today for Day 1 of our two-...

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April 18, 2013

After in-depth planning, successful building continues with "specifications." But what are specifications exactly, and how do they factor into the overall home building process?...

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April 18, 2013

If you’re looking for a custom home builder to help you realize your home goals, it’s important to choose a builder who can seamlessly transform your goals into a beautiful...

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May 27, 2012

Planning may not be glamorous or understood well, but it is an essential part of the home building process. Too often in home building and construction, all of the focus...

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