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Winter Home Maintenance

Winter Home Maintenance

These winter home maintenance projects are not as strenuous as your spring and fall chores, and they’ll leave you plenty of time for cuddling up under a quilt near your fireplace with that novel you’ve been meaning to read. So, put on some festive holiday music, heat up a batch of hot cider or cocoa and […]

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Fall Home Maintenance

Checklist for Fall Home Maintenance

After the heat and humidity of summer, fall is a refreshing and invigorating season that puts homeowners in the mood to get projects underway. Before the weather gets too cold, use your free time to prepare your house and yard for winter. Get started on your fall home maintenance early, so you’ll have plenty of time […]

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Spring Maintenance

A Spring To-Do List

Although your timber frame home is low maintenance, there are still jobs that need attention on a regular basis. If you set up a quarterly schedule of maintenance tasks and inspections, you won’t suddenly be bombarded with a to-do list that’s overwhelming. Divide your tasks into projects for spring, summer, fall and winter so you’re […]

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Timber Frame Contracting

Selecting A General Contractor

Selecting a general contractor for your timber frame home is a very important decision. Your general contractor is responsible for constructing your timber frame home. From the excavation of the foundation to the final walk-through, they are in charge of all aspects of the building process. Before signing your name on the dotted line, make […]

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Episode 4 – Digging Into General Contracting with Eric Morley

In this episode my guest will be Eric Morley with Carolina Timberworks, a contractor and timber framer.  We are going to dig into what a contractor is, the process of getting one, talk about the DIY home builder, his thoughts on the timber frame industry and where he sees it going.  We follow it all up with a tip […]

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