He quickly became known as the go-to wood expert offering advice, ideas, inspiration and individual solutions. International Timberframes are still based in Golden BC.
International Timberframes was borne out of Sigi’s love of wood and his desire to show it’s the most natural and healthy product to build with. With his team of highly skilled timberframers he is passionate about the human art and human touch involved: they cut and prepare by hand, making the most of each unique piece of wood in a way no machine can, using traditional craftsman skills.
The team proudly uses state of the art technologies in design and planning, and combines them with these traditional hand-cutting skills. Keeping the timberframe craft alive is fundamental to the business.
International Timberframes is now a well established Timberframer in BC and Alberta providing all styles of timberframe work, from modern and contemporary to rustic or traditional. They design, cut and install a wide range of projects:
We love wood
Wood has been used by artisans and builders for thousands of years and by preserving traditional skills and passing on our skills we can keep the craft alive. In a modern world with a bewildering array of artificial products, wood is the real thing. Wood stands the test of time.
We love innovative design and providing wood solutions where others may not have the expertise. We take authentic properties of wood and couple them with leading edge technologies in design and planning to deliver outstanding quality work.
We believe that words like green, sustainable and healthy have honest meaning beyond marketing. If properly managed wood is the ultimate healthy building material. We will always try to do the right thing, for the client, for the community and for the planet. We take whole-hearted steps to act in as environmentally sustainable a manner as we can, every day, every week, every project.
To demonstrate our love of wood in everything we do, showing it’s the most natural and healthy product to build with.
To build simple and highly efficient homes to serve humans for centuries.
To inspire with the human touch, cut and prepare by hand, making the most of each unique piece of wood, using traditional craftsman skills coupled with new technologies.
To have the reputation as the go-to wood experts who offer ideas, inspiration and individual solutions.
To take whole hearted steps to conserve our planet by doing everything as sustainably as we possibly can.
We have a dedicated crew
1742 Seward Frontage Rd
PO Box 940, Golden BC V0A 1H0