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Building Systems

The Custom Home Guide


The Custom Home Guide contains an abundance of plans & images. It offers unique designs to help you design the home of your dreams. The Custom Home Guide provokes thought and motivates the designer in all of us.


Building Systems...

At PAN ABODE Cedar Homes, you not only get to Design your own Custom Home, you also get to choose the Building System featuring Western Red Cedar & Douglas Fir. PAN ABODE offers 4 distinctively different building systems to meet your building criteria and aesthetic appeal.

Post & Beam Building System
The perfect combination of luxury and affordability, The Post & Beam building system is characterized by expansive open designs, cathedral open beam ceilings, accentuation of the Heavy Timber structural elements, and Western Red Cedar trim and siding.

Phoenix Timber Building System
Walls of rectangular profiled laminated Western Red Cedar timbers engineered to withstand hurricane strength winds. Joined by vertical Douglas-Fir Phoenix Columns, The Phoenix System is the strongest wood building system in the world, and perhaps the most beautiful.

D-Log Timber Building System
The Phoenix System with a round "log" profile on the exterior. It's the perfect blend of contemporary and classic look of a "Log" home.

Classic Timber Building System
The original PAN ABODE timber wall building system. Designed by a Danish cabinet maker, who wanted to create a home that was as finely put together as the exquisite cabinets he created. The Classic Timber Building System featuring air-dried solid-sawn timbers of Western Red Cedar that interlock to create a timeless look of beauty.