Exquisite House Barn
You will love this exquisite house barn build, with its appealing use of wood and stone throughout. It seems that barn homes are becoming more and more popular, with barn styled homes popping up wherever you go. It used to be that barns were only found on farms for keeping livestock and storing equipment. These days you will find log house barn builds used for full-time residences, lake houses, secondary homes, loft apartments, and combination use barn and home. You will find all sorts of barn styles to choose from to include barn homes, event barns, wood barns, pavilions, barn Kings, windmills, and accessories. This particular barn stands out with its beautiful use of stone, metal roof, unique gable, and upstairs dormer. The red trim and lean to make this barn stand out from the rest.
When it comes to building a barn, there are all sorts of details that you might want to add to make your log house unique. Some of the barn styles you will hear about include Monitor barns. These barn builds are also known as raised center aisle or RCA barns. These barns feature a raised center section that has a gabled roof. The sides of the raised center aisle barn are often filled with windows to improve the ventilation of the barn build and increase the amount of natural light that flows inside. Another style of barn build is the gambrel barn. Gambrel barns feature two different roof pitches, one being steep and the other being shallow. Dutch doors are another popular feature you will find on barn builds. Dutch doors are divided horizontally, allowing the top half to be opened while the bottom half remains closed. These Dutch doors are a common feature added to horse stalls; allowing light and ventilation into the barn while keeping the animals safe and dry inside.
When it comes to barn log house builds you will hear about timber frames and post and beam frames. Both of timber frame and post and beam are thought to be one and the same; they are however slightly different. Timber framing is the type of barn build that involves the intricate cutting of joints to hold the timbers together.Timber framing is complicated and beautiful and uses techniques that have been around for thousands of years. Whereas the post and beam style of framing are a bit more simple, and an older style of framing. The post and beam style of framing use the method of the supporting joists and rafters being notched into the timber beams. Stonehenge is a great example of post and beam construction using stone rather than timber. One thing that sets barns apart from other types of builds is the use of exposed beams throughout their design, this is part of their appeal. Another thing that people love about barns is their wide open interior spaces; this makes barns the ideal homes for entertaining and having guests over. The classic designs of barns that have dotted the country for hundreds of years are full of history and beauty, and it's exciting to see some of the new barn styles and designs that are being built. The use of natural materials like wood and stone only add to the appeal of these traditional designs.
You will find this beautiful barn log house on the "Gehomedesign" site. This is just one of the log house designs you will find on the site. Other homes you will include tiny home designs, barn homes, small cottages, log house designs, tiny houses on wheels, mobile homes, cabin building ideas and so much more. **