John Lawson Park Picnic Shelter

John Lawson Park Picnic Shelter

John Lawson Park on the beach in West Vancouver is a huge part of the history and heritage of the area. In 1872, Navy Jack Thomas, West Vancouver’s first non-native resident, built his home there and in 1905, John Lawson, the “father” of West Vancouver, settled in the...
Custom Timber Frame Home, Washington State, USA

Custom Timber Frame Home, Washington State, USA

Wall Panel and Timber Assembly Another custom hybrid timber frame prefabricated house package was recently shipped to Washington State, USA from Tamlin’s facility in British Columbia, Canada.  This custom 3,870 square foot home with 1550 garage and loft, features...

Planning a Build for Next Year?

Let Tamlin Help! If you want to build your new cottage or getaway retreat for next year now is the time to plan! If you own land that is in an area that gets a lot of snow, you should take photos now before the snow arrives. We can use your site plan or survey for...

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...

Edmonton Home And Garden Show 2014

This year at the Edmonton Home and Garden Show, Tamlin met lots of people and made tons of great connections. This years show was very busy, with many amazing exhibitors. It was fun to catch up with old clients and talk about their projects and how much they love...

Tamlin Fall Newsletter 2013

Tamlin Homes Newsletter  November 2013 Tamlin Homes NewsletterNovember 2013 Welcome to the Fall Newsletter! Thanks for reading our Fall newsletter! In this issue you will find: Myths regarding house ‘Packages’ The “HPO” Home Warranty (for B.C....

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?...

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

Tamlin’s 5000 sq. ft. custom timber frame home is just about complete. The interior finishing in this family home is second to none. No detail has been overlooked and every detail was finished to perfection. The homeowners are very pleased with every inch of...

Burnaby Renovation Update

Tamlin’s Burnaby renovation / in-law suite is nearing completion. The home owners are very pleased with how it has turned out, and how smoothly the project has gone. They specifically did not want to add on a giant overpowering suite that towered over the...

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...

Burnaby Custom Timber Frame Project Update

Our  general contracting residential project in North Burnaby is nearing completion. The owners chose a mix of exterior lighting from both ground level and under the eaves.   As you can see, the eye-catching douglas fir timbers are truly highlighted. The natural...

Gulf Island Reclaimed Post & Beam Log Cabin

  One of Tamlin Homes Reclaimed Douglas Fir Log Cabin’s is moving to Cortes Island today. This fabulous solid wood post and beam cabin is constructed of all reclaimed douglas fir that has been re-milled here at our facility. The foundation, septic and power are...