Timber Frame Comparison To Exposed Beam
Both are an extremely flexible platforms to build upon with your own creative ideas. You can combine round logs with square timbers, stone, stucco, cedar, or cement shakes with siding accents. Think of this as a blank canvas. Both the interior and exterior of the home can be designed to your taste. This opens up nearly endless possibilities in regards to your home's appearance. Both inside and out. If you don't consider yourself the creative type, we have an expert staff to help you along the way.
Note: All of our floor plans are available as exposed beam timber frame designs. Or, you can send us your favorite floor plan.
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Can an Exposed Beam Timber Frame have a maintenance free exterior?
Can we have mostly drywall or plaster on the interior of our home?
Yes. You decide what you want on the inside of your home.
What do the terms Exposed Beam or Timber Frame refer to?
Golden Eagle has two types of timber frame packages:
We just want the square timber frame or exposed beam look in the Great Room. Can we do that?
Yes, you can have square or round accents in any room or none of the rooms. This is your customized home. Therefore, you decide what is right for you.
How energy efficient are Golden Eagle Exposed Beam Timber Frame homes?
Golden Eagle's Exposed Beam Timber Frame home is super energy efficient. It is very common to go with our R-38 wall system and our R-65 roof system. This is approximately twice as much insulation R-factor as the average new home being built today.
Does an Exposed Beam Timber Frame cost more than a log home?
A Golden Eagle Exposed Beam Timber Frame home is similar in price to a Golden Eagle Log Home.
Can we have some Timber accents on the exterior of our home?
Sure, round or square timber accents are common. It's your choice.
I have been tearing out cool ideas when I see them in magazines. Can we use some of those ideas into our plans?
Yes! Show us or tell us about your dream home and then our home designers can tie things together for you.
I want the old fashioned clap board exterior look on the outside of my home, can I get that?
Yes, this is a totally custom home. You can have whatever you want.
Why do people like heavy timber framing and exposed beam homes?
The beauty of the wood beams and big columns are visible and they show strength and a feeling of security.