Deciding to build a timber frame home is exciting because most of the design piece is up to you. Personalizing your home requires a lot of decisions and preparation. Here are some points to keep in mind as you begin planning for your perfect home.
Designing a floor plan relies heavily on how you intend to use your space. Before you get into the gritty details, you should clearly define the essentials based on your lifestyle. If you’re big on entertaining guests, you might consider a very open design with plenty of communal space. If your home life happens to be more formal, perhaps you’d prefer a traditional set up with secluded areas. Make sure your timber frame home design reflects you and your family’s daily activities. [Read more…]