January 7, 2019

We would like to extend a personal invitation to you and your family for our Log & Timber Home Planning & Construction Seminar being held on Saturday, April 6, 2019. The event will be held from 9 AM – 2 PM. at Timberhaven’s corporate facility in Middleburg, PA (just one hour north of Harrisburg). Throughout the day you will gain a better understanding of the design and building process, from concept through construction. Our experienced staff will take you on a tour of our facility and will demonstrate how we laminate and test our engineered logs, profile, pre-drill and cut logs to…

Universal Design in the Kitchen

January 2, 2019


  Whether you are building a traditional custom home or a timber or log home, there are many considerations to think about and decisions to be made – including Universal Design elements. While it is not strictly for the handicapped, Universal Design can be of great benefit for someone who has mobility and accessibility issues. What is Universal Design? Universal Design is design that is suited for all family members. No matter what the age or ability, universal design elements ensure that all family members can effectively use the space. When we begin designing a space with Universal Design in…

Elements of Kitchen Island Design

December 5, 2018


  Fads come and go and trends change, but some kitchen additions stand the test of time. Kitchen islands are one such design essential. According to a survey by the National Association of Home Builders, more than 70% of buyers want an island in their kitchen, and of those, 50% consider it a must-have. A carefully planned kitchen island brings guests, family members, and the cook together. The cook no longer must be secluded in their tasks while guests mingle elsewhere. Parents can balance the duties of meal preparation while children congregate to complete homework or create crafts. The island…