Construction Process of a Timber Frame: Wood Drying

At Woodhouse, we pride ourselves on providing the highest quality timber frame packages in the industry. We start with the finest timbers and produce a hand-finished timber frame product that is of the highest craftsmanship. For many reasons, we begin with green...

Timber Frame History

The art of timber framing dates back to some of early man’s first primitive structures. Europe is full of timber-framed structures dating back hundreds of years, including manors and castles, homes and inns, whose architecture and techniques of construction have...

Passive Solar Energy in Timber Frame Homes

In a globally conscious world, energy efficiency has become a top priority for many home builders. Woodhouse is no different. Since its creation in 1979, we have provided beautiful yet sustainable timber frame homes. When Steve Keller first created Woodhouse, he began...

Green Building Sustainability

Green Home Builders – Timber Framing Initially called “Solar Northern Post and Beam,” Woodhouse® was formed in 1979 by Steve Keller and an MIT-graduate architect. The focus of that little company was to build beautiful, energy-efficient homes utilizing passive solar...