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1 week ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

We made some more head way this week. The rest of the SIP panels came and got them in place Friday afternoon.

2 weeks ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

It was a big day the last couple of days on the new job. yesterday the logs were delivering today Eagle SIP Panel Systems delivered our panels for the roof. These are the structural style panels. ... See more

2 weeks ago

We're still on the hunt for that perfect person to join our team of highly skill log home carpenters. We build and renovate log and timber homes in the Omaha Lincoln metro. We do everything from ... See more

3 weeks ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

Around 6 years ago we did some rot repairs and re-stained this home. This home was built in 1978 and several logs were completely rotten through and the only option was complete log replacement. ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

Another stain restoration is completed. After blasting we located several sections of rot. We ended up cutting out 4 corners and replaced them with a vertical corner timber. The ultra-7 cedar tone ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

The crew has been working hard on this project. This older log home had some extensive amount of rotten logs on this back side. The homeowner wanted something permanent to stop and fix the rot. We ... See more

1 month ago
Purlin roof and SIP panel install

Here is a time lapse video of building a timber roof with SIP panels. Unfortunatley my camera corrupted some of the files and I wasn't able to include all footage.

1 month ago
Steps to a proper finish removal

Check out this quick little video showing the steps in stripping old stain from a log home. We first sand blasted with crushed glass and finished by hand polishing with a 60 grit osborn brush.

1 month ago
Timeline Photos

Stripping off old finishes on wood homes is a very tricky trask. Each wood home and old finishes have their unique challenges and proper removal and log reconditioning. Sand blasting removes majority ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

We finished up stripping all the logs for this cabin in 2.5 days. We sand blasted, hand sanded and power washed ever square inch of every piece of wood on this home. Proper preparation work goes a ... See more

1 month ago
Sidney Hometown Pride

Check out what the city of Sidney Iowa made. They purchased some large hand peeled logs from us for a welcoming entrance into their town. Great work from their local contractor that put it all ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

Day two and we have the panels up. This is some amazing handcrafted log timber work. We pre cut all these logs in our shop to make it easy to install on site. The beautiful SIP panels from eagle ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

We had a productive day today setting roof beams. Everyone worked hard as a team and taking advantage of the great weather. Tomorrow's task is setting the all the SIP panels. At then end of tomorrow ... See more

1 month ago
Photos from Timber Ridge Log Home Experts - Rustic Lumber Products's post

That right there is a trailer load of roof timbers. And this load is just for the living room! All the logs were hand peeled and hand cut with a chainsaw right in our shop. Everything will be ... See more

1 month ago
The Rustic Lumber Store

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