resources
TIMBER FRAMING
North American Timber Framers Guild
The Guild is a non-profit educational membership association dedicated to the craft of timber framing. The site a center of timber frame information and design for the professional and the general public.
www.tfguild.org
Timbertools
Distributors of specialty tools. Information about the SwissPRO chain mortiser used by Algonquin. This tool is very precise and reduces production time in framing projects.
www.Timbertools.com

BUILDERS' ASSOCIATIONS
Ontario Home Builders Association
A member directory, buyer's guide and an online version of the Ontario Home Builder magazine.
www.homesontario.com
Canadian Home Builders' Association
The Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) is the voice of the residential construction industry in Canada. Detailed information about building or renovating homes.
www.chba.ca
Renfrew County Building Association
An association of those involved in the building and renovation trades and businesses.
www.rchba.org

DESIGNERS
Sticks & Stones Building Design
Sticks and Stones is a full service design firm specializing in custom residential and small commercial projects with a strong focus on environmental and energy-efficient design. Located in Cambridge, ON.
www.sticksandstonesdesign.ca
Riversong Design
Riversong Design provides custom design of handcrafted and sustainable homes. Located in Ottawa, ON.
www.riversongdesign.ca

BUILDING MATERIALS, SERVICES & TOOLS
North Renfrew Tree Services Ltd.
30 Chadwick Dr., Deep River (613) 584-1480
Thermapan
Thermapan is a leading manufacturer of Structural Insulated Panels, useful in insulating walls, roofs, floors, foundations, timberframe, log homes, additions, and renovations.
www.thermapan.com
Lee Valley Tools
Tools and hardware for serious woodworkers.
www.leevalley.com

GREEN BUILDING
Greenbuilding.com
Greenbuilding.com provides everything you want to know about green building, a design and construction practice that promotes the economic health and well-being of your family, the community and the environment.
www.greenbuilding.com
U.S. Green Building Council
USGBH is a non-profit organization dedicated to sustainable building design and construction. Developers of the LEED building rating system. USGBC is composed of more than 12,000 organizations from across the building industry that are working to advance structures that are environmentally responsible, profitable, and healthy places to live and work. Members includes building owners and end-users, real estate developers, facility managers, architects, designers, engineers, general contractors, subcontractors, product and building system manufacturers, government agencies, and nonprofits.
www.usgbc.org

LOCAL and REGIONAL
Deep River Chamber of Commerce
Welcome : Deep River and Area Chamber of Commerce
Information about Deep River, Ontario and area.
www.deepchamber.ca
Town of Deep River
Official site of the Deep River Ontario Canada, home of Algonquin Timber frames.
town.deepriver.on.ca
Deep River Town Planner
County of Renfrew, Municipal Profiles, Town of Deep River
www.countyofrenfrew.on.ca

OUTDOOR and RECREATIONAL
Trail Head Outfitters, Ottawa, ON
The Trailhead building was designed and built by...
www.trailhead.ca/