About Us

A Fort Wayne Area Home Builder

See the Timberlin Difference

Premier Custom Home Builder in Indiana
When walking through a Timberlin Home, you will recognize a distinct difference in quality, style and craftsmanship. Each well-planned detail and purposeful architectural element brings your Timberlin home to life. One’s eye can easily recognize superbly executed design and the strength of the home constructed by Barclay J. Allen.

Feel The Timberlin Difference
When standing outside on the sidewalk in front of a Timberlin home, or sitting within the inviting and spacious living room --- you can feel the Timberlin difference. Whether you prefer to build your life in the country, the city, lakeside or a rural setting, Barclay Allen provides the expertise to design your beautiful home with custom elements that create a comfortable internal environment and compliment your home’s natural surroundings.


Barclay Allen

Barclay Allen has been involved in building homes in North East Indiana for over 19 years and invites you to experience the Timberlin Home difference. Barclay is a Certified Green Professional (GCP) and can build green homes* that provide you with lower maintenance, better indoor air quality and better long-term home value. In addition to the CGP designation, he is locally one of few to earn the Graduate Master Builder and Certified Graduate Builder designations. In furthering his education, in February of 2011 he obtained the CAPS (Certified Aging in Place) designation.Timberlin is also a certified lead-safe firm, allowing them to do renovation, repair, & remodel work on homes with lead-based paint. Barclay partners with the finest craftsmen in the building industry. He places his highest value on you when creating your new home and thinks about your long-term comfort and needs. To validate this he is a member of Residential Warranty Company, LLC (RWC). Each home complies with specific construction standards and Timberlin provides a two-year warranty.

National and Indiana Home Builder Certifications Include:
Certified Master Builder (GMB) by National Association of Homebuilder
Certified Graduate Builder (CGB) by National Association of Homebuilder
Certified Green Professional (GCP) by National Association of Homebuilder
State of Indiana Residential Real Estate Broker’s License
State of Indiana Residential Real Estate Sales License

Memberships Include:
Indiana Association of Homebuilders
National Association of Homebuilders
Fort Wayne Board of Realtors
Indiana Association of Realtors
National Association of Realtors

*Green building is the process of considering the environmental impacts of the work we do and the materials we use in the building process. Green building may include:

  1. Lot Design, Lot Preparation, and Development.
  2. Reource Efficiency (recycling, design to use less material etc.).
  3. Energy Efficiency.
  4. Water Efficiency.
  5. Indoor Environmental Quality.
  6. Operation, Maintenance, and Homeowner Education.
  7. Global Impacts.


Jodi Golm

Jodi is the designer for Timberlin Homes Indiana. She joined the Timberlin team in 2010, bringing her creative energy to residential design after a 15-year career directing marketing and creative design departments for a Fortune 500 company. "Interior Design has been a lifelong passion of mine. 'Home' is one of the loveliest words there is, and our goal is for every Timberlin Home to live up to all that a home should be. I feel so fortunate to work with such a great team and to be able to help people see their plans progress from blueprint to reality." Jodi has worked on residential and commercial design projects in Grand Rapids, Michigan and her hometown of Fort Wayne, Indiana where she resides with her husband, young children and assorted pets.


Brad Wallace

Brad has over 35 years of experience in remodeling and new construction, and is certified by the National Association of Home Builders as a Certified Green* Professional. He provides Timberlin Homes with a focus on producing efficient, custom homes. Brad is Energy Star certified and his time in the field includes building one of the first certified “Green,” net-zero energy homes in Indiana.

He has a seasoned perspective when it comes to looking at a property and dissecting the unique challenges it can pose as a project. Every property is different and requires thoughtful planning to ensure the building process goes smoothly. It’s all about understanding the current codes, the building components, and staying up to date on the latest technology to integrate in the home.


Carl Ward

Carl began his career in home building and real estate with Ben Bunt Construction after the U.S. Army in the early 70's, where he received his general contractors license. He owned a custom building company in Fort Wayne until 1989 then went happily into New Home Sales and has been there ever since. He considers himself an expert on the Villa concept in Fort Wayne and was involved in some of the first Villa communities including Autumn Ridge, Cherry Hill, Chestnut Hills, Kensington Downs and Westchester Glens.

Carl has been married to Cindy Ward for 38 years and counting. A Dekalb HS graduate, but considers himself a southerner having been born and raised in Memphis, Tennessee. Attended IPFW when it was called IU/PU and only had two buildings.

"The simple things are also the most extraordinary things, and only the wise can see them.”

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