Timber Frame Building

What to Expect from a Timber Frame Home Builder

Whether you’re building post and beam or panelized, Yankee Barn Homes is a leader in both. We have the capability to build full timber frame structures, hybrid post and beam homes and fully panelized houses. Every build is a custom, therefore you have options. You may choose to use one of our floor plans, use a floor plan as a springboard and customize it to suit, or you may create

Yankee Barn Homes Shell Package

Yankee Barn Homes Shell Package Particulars

Yankee Barn Homes will be displaying at The Log Home & Timber Frame Shows (link), May 13 – 15, 2016 in Lake George, NY. As this date is fast approaching and some might not know the ins and outs of what we offer/provide, we’d like to take this opportunity to explain. Please note you may download a PDF of this article at the end…

small barn home

Small Barn Home Walden Pond

Small barn home design continues to be extremely popular at Yankee Barn.There are a number of reasons for this trend, not the least among them the realization that at some point in our lives, scaling back and downsizing is not only necessary , it’s downright appealing. However, we of a certain age are not the only ones looking to downsize and live within a smaller footprint…

Barn House Plans Grantham Lakehouse

Popular Barn House Plans

…four barn house plans currently garnering a lot of attention. They are: Orchard View, The Grantham Lakehouse, The Proctor Farmhouse and The Merrimack. At first view, they are attention getters due to their looks. Upon closer examination, you’ll discover so much more, not to mention an attractive price point! Let’s take a look at each…

Post and beam homes

Post and Beam Homes: 5 Great Tips

1. Post & Beam Homes Frame – What are the most important factors to consider? Post and beam homes are unique, as is the frame. First, the quality and structural integrity of the wood: YBH uses the finest quality kiln-dried Douglas fir Select Structural or #1 grade wood for structural integrity and durability. We don’t…

Barn House The Harwich

New Barn House Design: The Harwich

This barn house is a medium to large size post and beam plan at 3,953 square feet with four bedrooms and four baths. The exterior style is a combination of farmhouse, barn and contemporary architecture, making it suitable for a suburban or rural setting on either a flat or sloped lot. Because the house has a number of bump-out features…