Log & Timber University

lt-university-transparentIf you’re serious about building a log, timber frame, hybrid or custom wood home, the Log and Timber University course is a must for you. Your investment will pay off by helping you make good decisions along your path toward building your dream home. Knowledge is Power, and you need this knowledge to help you get on the right track, and stay on course throughout your project!

Our University course presenters have decades of experience in custom home design, planning and construction. And they can offer you UNBIASED guidance to help you build your dream home. In addition, the course draws upon over 50 years of knowledge contained in the pages of Log Home Living, Cabin Living and Timber Home Living Magazines as well as the Log and Timber Home Institute.

The Log and Timber Home University is the hands-down choice when you’re ready for a graduate’s degree in building your Log or Timber Frame home. The in-depth half-day course provides detailed, step-by-step instructions to save thousands, avoid pitfalls and correctly budget, plan and build your dream home. Attend The Log and Timber Home University and graduate with the knowledge that you need to confidently build your own custom wood home!

University Registration includes the following:
*VIP lanyard and badge that gives you FREE admission to any of our shows forever.
*Informative step by step Course Outline book.
*A sampling of our magazines
*Other course materials
*Snack & Beverage Service during seminar
*Log and Timber Home University Courses are generally held from  9AM – 1PM on Saturdays. In certain markets, we will offer a Friday option from 1pm-5pm as well. NOTE: PLEASE CHECK THE EVENT PAGE OF YOUR DESIRED UNIVERSITY LOCATION FOR MORE DETAILS ON UNIVERSITY COURSE DATES & TIMES.


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These University seminars are typically held in conjunction with a Log & Timber Home Show. University registrants receive free admission to any of our shows for life.

2018 Winter/Spring & Fall University Courses


Pittsburgh, PA February 9-10, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Kansas City, MO February 23-24, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Atlanta, GA March 3, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Indianapolis, IN March 9-10, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Minneapolis, MN March 23-24, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Gatlinburg, TN April 6-7, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Harrisburg, PA April 20-21, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Lake George, NY May 4-5, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Sacramento, CA Sept 15, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Denver, CO Sept 28-29, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Grand Rapids, MI Oct 13, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Marlborough, MA Oct 26, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Asheville, NC Nov 2-3, 2018 University Dates ONLY
Chantilly, VA Nov 10, 2018 University Dates ONLY

*These University seminars are held in conjunction with a Log and Timber Home Show. University registrants receive free admission to any of our shows for life.

University Course Topics include but are not limited to:
*Knowledge is POWER
*Choosing the right path toward completion
*Setting and staying on a budget
*Site decisions
*Designing the perfect floor plan to fit your lifestyle
*Price vs. quality
*Room by Room considerations
*How Green are you really?
*Choosing a supplier and builder
*Deciding on a lender
*Deciding on a builder
*Ways to reduce cost
*Questions to ask BEFORE you buy!
*Getting ready to build
*The construction process, what to expect
*Construction Specifications

The presentation also includes a question and answer session with our professors and numerous images from the pages of our magazines to inspire your own design. If you have additional questions, please contact us at:
(931) 596-2992

Attn: Samantha Watters
The Log & Timber Home Shows
5720 Flatiron Parkway, Boulder, CO 80301