Barn Homes and Beyond Blog

Evolution of a Home Design

At Timberpeg, we have a lot of wonderful floor plans that our homebuyers can choose from or use as inspiration. If you would like to build an entirely custom plan, then our designers are all the more happy to work with you to realize your plan. Sometimes, our homebuyers will see a plan or home they like and make some simple modifications to suit their needs.

A Question of Style: The Cape Cod House

When reading about architecture, one often finds references to various house styles. To someone unfamiliar with various styles, descriptors like “colonial” and “saltbox” can be confusing at best. To further muddle affairs, these descriptors are often applied incorrectly. In this post, we will discuss the history and features of the Cape Cod style house. As its name implies, it originated in New England, but it remains a popular style that inspires Timberpeg homes to this day.

The Ever-Evolving Garage

The garage has become an icon of American life, but this was not always the case. A century ago, essentially no new houses were built with garage facilities. After World War II, the rise of the suburbs and commuter culture assured that the majority of new homes came with a garage.

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