Straw bale and timber frames are highly compatible, beautiful, and the efficiency and longevity of using these natural building techniques is superior in a cold climate setting.
A "hybrid" timber frame is one that uses two or more major systems, or means of providing structural support for the building.
Three New Colors Provide More Options for Consumers
Yes, it's possible to harvest trees from your own property to build a timber-frame structure. But here are a few things to consider before you decide to go ahead.
Whether you have a small grove of trees or acres of woods, this manual will guide you through the right methods to care for and sustain your land.
Company launches dynamic, new CSR communications portal to provide real-time content and discussion around social and environmental efforts.
Managing timbered property can benefit your wildlife and your pocketbook, but beware! Timber buyers are often con-artists. Learn the questions you should be asking about sustainable timber management on your property or homestead.
Discount pricing on all Morton buildings now through February.
Share your thoughts about natural building methods including straw bale building, cordwood construction, earth building and more.
Turning liabilities into assests.
Using portable sawmill and basic timber frame techniques to build a utility shed.
Review of The Timber Press Guide to Vegetable Gardening in the Southeast, a new book written by Ira Wallace.