Calgary Home & Garden Show Success!!

This year’s Calgary Home and Garden show was a great success, with the event organizers reporting there were more than 59,000 attendees! We think it had something to do with the -30+ degree weather. Tamlin made tons of new connections and was able to even meet a...

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

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...

Cold Lake Cedar Log Home Update!

Construction Progress in Alberta Tamlin’s custom log home package in Cold Lake , Alberta is being erected on schedule. All the milled logs,  roof system, doors and windows have been installed, and the construction is continuing on the exterior.  This home features our...

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...

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...

Burnaby Custom Timber Frame Project

Tamlin’s custom family home in Burnaby is in the final phase of construction as the hardwood flooring and tile is being installed. On the outside, the clear western red cedar soffits , and ‘shadow’ line cedar siding complements the earth tone grey exterior...

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...