PrecisionCraft Log & Timber Homes Media

Awards and Media

Together, PrecisionCraft and M.T.N Design are the premier designer and builder of log homes and timber homes. Through innovation and reinvention of these classic home styles, they have created thousands of delighted homeowners and earned numerous awards and media features.

Recent Awards

Excellence in Timber Home Design

Cedar Creek Residence

Excellence in Timber Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Timber Home of distinction

Cle Elum Residence

Timber Home of Distinction

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Timber Home Design

Silver Valley Residence

Timber Home of Distinction

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Timber Home Design

Georgetown Lake Residence

Excellence in Timber Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils

Gold Award: One-of-a-Kind Custom Home

Best in American Living (BALA Award)
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Excellence in Timber Home Design

Steamboat Springs Residence

Excellence in Timber Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils

Platinum Award: One-of-a-Kind Custom Home

Best in Region, Mountain

Best in American Living (BALA Award)

 

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BALA award design detail

Bowling Green Residence

Silver Award: Design Detail

Best in American Living (BALA Award)
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Excellence in Log Home Design

Bowling Green Residence

Log Home of Distinction

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Timber Home Design

Red Lodge Residence

Excellence in Timber Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Timber Home Design Afton

Afton residence

Excellence in Timber Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Log Home Design Windermere

Windermere residence

Log Home of Distinction

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Log Home Design Norwood

Norwood residence

Excellence in Green Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Log Home Design Evergreen

evergreen residence

Excellence in Log Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Log Home Design Eagle River

eagle river residence

Excellence in Log Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Timber Home Design Washougal

Washougal residence

Excellence in Timber Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Timber Home Design Texas

possum kingdom residence

Timber Home of Distinction

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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Excellence in Log Home Design Idaho

sun valley residence

Excellence in Log Home Design

NAHB Building Systems Councils
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featured in media

Steamboat Springs Residence, Log Home Living

Steamboat Springs Residence

Log Home Living

The rustic architectural features of this timber cabin in Colorado helped propel it to the cover of Log Home Living magazine. The goal of PrecisionCraft's in-house architectural group, M.T.N. Design, is to create amazing homes no matter the size. You can discover similar small home ideas in our floor plan series: Cabin Refined™.

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Cle Elum Residence, Cowgirl magazine

Cle Elum Residence

Cowgirl Magazine

Tucked into the pines of Northern Washington, this home caught the eye of Cowgirl Magazine, in part, because of its unique location. While the surroundings are rustic, the home is a cozy, contemporary retreat with unique finishes that help it blend with the landscape. The design allows for lots of natural light and amazing views, through copious windows - many of which are oversized.

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Georgetown Residence, Big Sky Journal

Georgetown Lake Residence

Big Sky Journal

Located on an idyllic Montana lake, this modern wood home is a perfect fit for a magazine that focuses on the beauty and character of Big Sky country. The use of natural materials such as timber framing, wood siding, and stone help secure the design to the landscape, while the open interiors and modern amenities allow for the most contemporary of lifestyles.

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Red Lodge Residence, Western Art and Architecture

Red Lodge Residence

Western Art and Architecture

One of the reasons this modern timber home caught the eye of Western Art & Architecture's publisher is because of how its staggered layout provides amazing views from every major interior space. Sitting atop a hill in Montana overlooking the family's farmland, the house infuses natural timber hues and warm accents with open spaces and contemporary furnishings.

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Bowling Green, Log Cabin Homes Magazine

Bowling Green Residence

Log Cabin Homes

This award-winning handcrafted log home fits in perfectly with the pioneer spirit of Kentucky. Soaring cedar logs support the main section of the home creating a unique focal point in the shared living spaces. Amongst all the remarkable spaces, is the master bathroom, lined in log posts and beams, with a copper tub.

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Windermere Residence, Log Home Living

Windermere residence

Log Home Living

A contemporary example of Log Home Living, this lake house in Canada was designed as the perfect vacation home. Views of the water are framed by glass panes encased in large-diameter log posts. Stone siding combines with log walls to provide a break in texture and color, while at the same time representing the natural materials that surround the home.

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Possum Kingdom Residence, Timber Home Living

possum kingdom residence

Timber Home Living Annual Buyer's Guide

Featured in the Buyer's Guide of industry-leader Timber Home Living, this Texas timber frame home rose from the ashes of the owner's previous lake house. Re-imagined with more open areas and the distinct beauty of timber framing, the tragedy of losing their original home was replace by the joy of building new memories together.

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Epic timber home, destination america

Branchville residence

Epic Log Homes

Destination America has featured three of our homes on their popular series Epic Log Homes. Their goal is to spotlight the most dramatic and unique log and timber homes across America, so we are thrilled that they have included us multiple times. This hybrid log and timber home in New Jersey showcases a contemporary approach to rustic timber home design, which M.T.N Design has been at the forefront of for over a decade.

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Epic Log Homes feature

Jackson hole residence

Epic Log Homes

Back in 2014, the first episode of Epic Log Homes featured this Jackson Hole Residence and it was so popular that we continue to get inquiries every time the episode airs. This is a stunning handcrafted log home which M.T.N designed as a modern-day version of iconic lodges found in the national parks of the American West.

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Log Home Living Best of Design

evergreen residence

Log Home Living "Best of Issue"

This multi-award-winning mountain style home was recently featured in the "Best of" issue of Log Home Living magazine. Readers fell in love with the use of large log posts and beams within this compact 3,700sq.ft. two-story cabin. Spaces feel larger because views are beautifully framed by warm rustic wood.

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Awards During the last 10 Years

NAHB Building Systems Counicl Member
    2019
  • Home of Distinction - Timber Frame Home 3,001 – 4,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame Home 4,001 sq. ft.+
    2018
  • Home of Distinction - Timber Frame Home 3,001 – 4,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame Home 2,001 – 3,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame Home 4,001 sq. ft +.
    2017
  • Home of Distinction - Log Home over 4,001 sq.ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame Home 2,001 – 3,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame Home 4,001 sq. ft. +
    2016
  • Home of Distinction - Log Home 2,001 - 3,000 sq.ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame Home 2,001 – 3,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Timber Frame Home 4,001 sq. ft.+
    2015
  • Home of Distinction - Timber Home 4,001 sq. ft. +
  • Excellence in Green Home Design
  • Excellence in Home Design - Timber Home 2,001 – 3,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Log Home 3,001 – 4,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Log Home over 4,001 sq. ft.
    2014
  • Excellence in Home Design - Log Home 3,001 – 4,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Log Home over 4,001 sq. ft.
    2013
  • Excellence in Home Design - Log Home 2,001 – 3,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Green Home Design
    2012
  • Home of Distinction - Log Home 3,001 – 4,000 sq. ft.
  • Home of Distinction - Log Home over 4,001 sq. ft.
    2011
  • Excellence in Home Design - Log Home 3,001 – 4,000 sq. ft.
  • Excellence in Home Design - Log Home over 4,001 sq. ft.
BALA Awards Logo
    2017 BALA - Best in American Living Awards
  • Platinum Award: One-of-a-Kind Custom Home 1,501–2,500 sq. ft.
  • Best in Region: Mountain
  • Gold Award: One-of-a-Kind Custom Home 4,501 – 6,000 sq. ft.
  • Silver Award: Design Detail
THL Design Award Logo
    Top 5 Floor Plan Award - Timber Home Living
  • Inglewood concept
  • Montclaire concept
    Reader's Choice - Timber Home Living
  • Window Design
  • Best Great Room - Laurette Chateau concept
  • Window Design - Cascade concept
LHL Design Award Logo
    Floor Plan Design Contest - Log Home Living
  • Best Energy Efficient Design
  • Best of the Best - Caribou concept
  • Best of the Best - Alderbrook concept
    Reader's Choice - Log Home Living Magazine
  • Custom Log Post & Beam Home
  • Custom Log Post & Beam Home - Woodhaven concept
  • Best Bedroom - Custom Handcrafted design
Log Home Design Award
    Design Awards - Log Home Design Magazine
  • Best use of Exterior Space: Alderbrook concept
  • Best Single Level: Wood River concept
    Design Awards - Country's Best
  • Best Master Bedroom: Beartooth concept
  • Best Plan over 2,500 sq.ft.: Trailside concept