3 Gable Pavilion Kit Win for Sunroom

By | 2018-02-20T14:41:16+00:00 February 20th, 2018|Timber Pergolas|

Walls, privacy panels, or lattices can easily integrate into a Cabana, Pergola, Pavilion, or Gazebo plan for any ShadeScape™ Kit to suit a family’s outdoor living purpose. The Kinghorn family ordered a 3 Gable DIY Pavilion Kit to build their stunning new Sunroom. A DIY Pavilion Kit is a winning way to build a sunroom as the entire frame structure with roof, in most cases, installs in as little as one afternoon. A sunroom or solarium is a fully enclosed place caressed in warmth and sunlight. A Sunroom is in some circles, called a Go-to-room, Patio Room, Conservatory, Sun Parlor, Sunporch, Sun Lounge, Garden Room, Winter Garden Room, or Florida Room. It often has a "knee wall" framed in with transparent glass. A sunroom can be freestanding, attached, or as in this featured [...]

Ooh Ahh! Timber Puzzle Lock Pavilion

By | 2018-02-19T17:15:24+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Pergola Kits|

The Dovetail Difference™, an innovative and revolutionary connection system has solved the impossible lock puzzle. Interlocking timber joints in architecture, with NO nails, glue or ugly hardware was a typical type of construction in the birthplace of the United States of America. The warmth of solid wood timbers locked in puzzle-like pieces complimented each other as part of a whole structure that is mesmerizing. Western Timber Frame™ ShadeScape™ structures built with majestic, oversize-timbers, have advanced state-of-the-art technology with The Dovetail Difference™, a technological design that our honored forefathers could have only dreamed of creating. We are thankful to our forefathers who have lit our way for us to enjoy the blessings we reap so plentily today. It is also exciting to think that in using old world craftsmanship, we are also building not only for today's enjoyment but for future generations in creating heirloom architectural masterpieces [...]

Choice California Cedar DIY Pavilion

By | 2018-02-14T07:48:34+00:00 February 14th, 2018|Pergola Kits|

Solid cedar wood has a woody aroma that relaxing, soothing and comforting. The oil from Cedar is also a natural mosquito repellent. Its smell is pleasant for people, but unpleasant for moths and insects, which is why cedar has been the wood of choice to line hope and blanket chests particularly for heirloom fabrics. For a timber frame pavilion, solid cedar wood is the choice for beauty that shows off the physical characteristics, charm, and warmth of real wood. This is a solid cedar wood, 6000 Series 13' x 22' ShadeScape™ DIY pavilion kit installed in California. The DIY pavilion plan included a TimberVolt™ integrated power post. DIY Pavilion Plan Specs for 6000 Series ShadeScape™ Cedar Wood Pavilion Kit Post Size: 6x6 Stain: Natural Wood: Cedar Roof Size: [...]

Early American Pool Shade Kit Install

By | 2018-02-13T13:19:42+00:00 February 13th, 2018|Pergola Kits|

There is nothing more inviting for a swimming pool area than the shade on a hot summer day. The warmth of solid wood architectural shelters adds the perfect amount of relief and light of healing sunshine. Imagine lounging by the pool, laughing with family and enjoying a barbecue. All this and more, beneath a timber structure you planned and built yourself. Western Timber Frame™ has made it easy for those who have ever dreamed of building a customized arbor, cabana, gazebo, pavilion or with a DIY pergola plan or kit. Nonetheless, there are those who would rather have it all done for them. In those cases, they can have their installer or independent craftsmen in which Western Timber Frame™ has some they highly recommend. Featured today is pictures of an Early American Timber Frame Shadescape™ Pergola Kit sent to us by Shane Spencer installed by him [...]

Cool Keystones! XLong Roof Pergola w/Pizza Oven

By | 2018-02-09T15:52:38+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Pergola Kits|

A pergola covering an outdoor fireplace, pizza oven or fire pit in the backyard offers freedom from the life's usual routine and delight the family with a camping atmosphere while enjoying all the conveniences and cleanliness of the home. Showcased today is a ShadeScape™ DIY Pergola Kit installed over an outdoor pizza oven, barbecue, and outdoor dining area. This ShadeScape™ 14' x 17' DIY Pergola Plan featured: 1. FullWrap™ Roof 2. Crescent Step Beam & Rafter Profiles 3. Full Arched Knee Braces 4. 4 TearDrop™ Keystones 5. Extended Roof The TearDrop™ Keystones are always a show stopper exhibiting the art of Old-World Craftsmanship at its finest. Each Tear Drop Keystone is centered at the peak of the arch of the Knee Braces creating a handsome focal point at every angle. The purpose of a pergola is not [...]

17 Patio Pleasures ‘n Backyard Fun

By | 2018-02-08T18:35:41+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Outdoor Party|

Parlor or porch activités brought family and guests together often requiring no more than a sense of humor, pen, and paper. The American porch for over a century was a way to get outdoors, relax, socialize and breathe in the fresh air. It was a way to engage conversation, do something new and have fun. It is incredible how much a quick walk in the outdoors can do to uplift the soul. Bringing family and friends together in the backyard or out on the patio is a great way to spend quality time together. With activities and games, they will want to come back again and again. Here are just a few patio and backyard pastime ideas to refreshen your mind and get started on livening up time with those you love. Barbecue and eating outdoors is an all-time favorite for many American [...]

Light Your Evening Have More Fun

By | 2018-02-05T15:27:03+00:00 February 5th, 2018|Pergola Kits|

Many people work or play long after the sun goes down. When we’re ready to get outside and soak up every minute of warm weather, outdoor grilling and just being together, it is getting dark. Lighting extends the time to enjoy the backyard through the evening hours. Enjoying the cozy ambiance of soft glow lighting in your outdoor living space is simple with Western Timber Frame™ TimberVolt™ Power Post. Western Timber Frame™ outdoor wood arbors, gazebos, pavilions, and pergolas can be pre-drilled with a hole down the center of one post to accommodate any and all of your outdoor power electrical and lighting needs. The TimberVolt™ Power series has an electrical chase drilled from one-half to the entire length of the post to hide and protect all the wiring. The recessed boxes feature weatherproof outdoor covers for plugs and switches that seamlessly incorporate into the actual timber post itself. [...]

Maximize Commercial Space Fast & Easy

By | 2017-12-19T20:59:16+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Pergola Kits|

  Business organizations and commercial establishments are capitalizing on their natural open outdoor spaces. A change of scenery is uplifting, increases productivity. An outdoor workspace or place of retreat to gets people out of the office, into an open environment, where they can collaborate and brainstorm or recharge energy. Restaurants, hotels, churches, hospitals, parks, commercial and recreational establishments, are being more resourceful than ever in maximizing the potential of their outdoor spaces. With a ShadeScape™ Kit from Western Timber Frame™ even the smallest of physical wasted space can utilize into an effective sidewalk café, patio dining, seating or barbecue areas, WiFi, and phone charging stations and more. Western Timber Frame™ equips facilities making better use of the premium outdoor space that surrounds their buildings or storefronts. For example, the Western Timber Frame™ [...]