Rob Pickett formed the housing technology firm of RobPickett &Associates in 2001 based on a 26-year career in the housing industry. From a childhood interest in shelter design, Rob has built a reputation as an expert in the log home industry. Over the course of employment with five log home producers, he has been responsible for design, engineering, materials estimating, and pricing operations.
Career highlights have included product development, including innovation of a new log profile, creation of a new model plan series, conception of a proprietary national pricing system, publication of original and editorial writings, (e.g. white papers, construction manuals, articles, etc.), successful management experiences, and more. His work to demonstrate compliance with applicable codes for wood building systems has included contributions to ICC Evaluation Service Acceptance Criteria and ICC Standards.
Rob focuses on the methods and materials of building homes — building products, components, and systems. Since 1975, he blends experience, knowledge, perspective, and resources to assist clients as they respond to new and changing building environments.