Tamlin’s Panorama: Another Georgie® Nominee!

Tamlin’s Panorama: Another Georgie® Nominee!

We are excited and honoured that this home is a finalist for the prestigious Georgie Awards. We will find out if this project is a winner at the Georgie’s 25th Anniversary Gala.   “A winning project in the Georgie Awards is the top prize for builders and...

Denver Colorado Custom Timber Frame Package

One of the owners of Tamlin recently contacted Mr. & Mrs. Bell who have just completed their Tamlin Timber Frame Home just outside Denver , Colorado USA. Tamlin performs a survey after each project is completed to receive feedback from home owners so we can...

BC Parks Ranger Cabin

Tamlin was selected to supply a ranger Cabin for BC Parks in Cape Scott Provincial Park on Vancouver Island. This project was especially tricky as it was being transported to site first by truck, then by helicopter. We had to ensure all lifts were between 750-900...

Cortes Island Timber Structure

Tamlin constructed a beautiful western red cedar timber frame gazebo park structure for BC Parks on Cortes Island. This amazing gazebo is almost complete now. We sent over one of our own timber framers to assemble it on site. The structure is in the Smelt Bay...

Denver Colorado -Timber Frame Project

This customized version of our Clear Lake plan was shipped to Denver Colorado in September via two 53′ flat decks, and the builder is now working on interior finishing. Did you know that you can import a house package to the United States with no tax or duty?...

Thetis Island Cabin Project Update

Progress is great on this major renovation and the homeowners are very pleased with how smoothly everything is going. We couldn’t have asked for better weather for this project either! Now that the weather has turned in to fall rain and wind, the interior...

Did You Know Tamlin is on Houzz?

Tamlin is an active participant on the Houzz.com site. We update our projects regularly, and keep our profile active and relevant. Houzz is an excellent resource for decorating ideas, appliance information, design concepts, builders, renovators, woodworkers, and just...

Burnaby Custom Timber Frame Project Update

Tamlin’s Custom “Contemporary” Burnaby home is in the final landscaping and interior touch up stages.  Final inspections are being set up now, and Tamlin Homes will also have its home warranty take effect as soon as the building is ready. This refers to the 2-5-10...

Burnaby Renovation Landscaping Update

Burnaby In-Law Suite Landscaping The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence!  The Burnaby in-law suite is in the final stages of landscaping. After careful preparation of the borders around the  lava rock, pavers, and bark mulch, surrounding the main...

Gulf Island Cabin Update

Tamlin’s Gulf Island RECLAIMED douglas fir log cabin is just about up to the  “lock up stage” of construction. The roof finish has been completed and the windows have been installed.  The structural timber frame and huge 12” x 12” douglas fir timbers and log walls...

Burnaby Renovation Nearing Final Phase

The Burnaby in-law suite project is in the final stages of construction. While the interior drywall finish and douglas fir timber beams are being stained on the inside, the landscaping work is being completed outside.  This includes a complete makeover of lawn,...

Cold Lake Cedar Log Home Project Update!

In only two weeks our supervision crew and two local carpenters have completed all of the precut milled log installation and continued on to the loft floor and roof framing stages. The western red cedar milled logs look and smell spectacular! The owners are extremely...

Cold Lake Cedar Log Home Project

Another Tamlin custom log home is being built in COLD LAKE , Alberta. Just as the basement and floor system were completed, the main load of house package materials arrived on site.  Tamlin sent two experienced log installers for this 3,000 sq ft custom milled log...

Gambier Island Project Update- May 22, 2012

New, updated pictures from our Gambier Island Project. Here are some highlites: Exterior Pre-finished Western Red Cedar “shadowline” paneling has been installed Premanufactured, ready to assemble glulam post & beam structure, Contemporary 14’ Window Views at Front...