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?...

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...

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...

Gulf Islands Cabin Update

Tamlin’s Cortes Island reclaimed douglas fir cabin is nearing the final phases of framing. It was shipped prefabricated and ready to assemble on site. Progress has been steady and now the roof system is on, the deck is almost complete and the windows and doors...

Another Remote Build on the Gulf Islands!

Tamlin just shipped another custom packaged home to the Gulf Islands, this time Thetis Island! This is the third home that Tamlin has designed and shipped to this island and everything is off to a good start. There is a big advantage in shipping a complete package to...

Gulf Islands Log Cabin Update

  Gulf Islands Cottage Tamlin’s post & beam building on Cortes Island, features 12” thick solid reclaimed timbers which  were completely precut and preassembled at  our factory in Langley BC.   The timber structure was prefit and then taken down piece by...

First Floor Just About Complete on Cortes Island

  The Cortes Island reclaimed douglas fir cabin is approaching first floor completion. The owners and builders are extremely pleased with the progress to date and are now awaiting the second delivery of materials. This next delivery will consist of solid douglas fir...

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...

New Interior Pictures of the Gambier Island Project

Now that the Gambier Island Custom home build has drawn to a close and the clients have taken possession, we have uploaded some beautiful interior photos to the gallery for you to view. This has been both a challenging and extremely rewarding project and the clients...

Gambier Island Project Almost Done!

We have almost completed the Gambier Island project despite it being a remote build with barge access only. All of the interior finishing details have commenced and final painting, appliance, lighting and plumbing fixtures will be installed. We have also updated the...

Gambier Island Project Update- June 14 2012

Our Gambier Island custom home project is moving along and all the exterior concrete (flat work) has been poured and drywall has started inside. You can see by the attached pictures, this will be a spectacular “West Coast” contemporary style home and will...

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...