Remembering Log Home Legend, Roland Sweet

On Friday, July 24th, we lost our beloved colleague and editor, Roland Sweet. Roland was the founding editor of Log Home Living and Editor-In-Chief from 2005-2015.

More Than Logs

When building a log home, you must know how to account for the non-log materials necessary to complete your home's overall look.

Guide to Building Your Log Home

Detailed "how to guide" to building a log home, covering everything from site locations to log raising to interior finishes.

How To: Prepare To Build Your Log Home | Tips for Preparing for Home Construction

10 questions to ask before building your dream log home.

Sticking to a Construction Schedule

A realistic construction schedule can keep your log-home project on track.

Steps to a better log home kitchen

These 6 tips could be your recipe for success.
By Roland Sweet

People planning their log home’s interior layout often worry that the undertaking will involve greater challenges than for regular houses. It won’t. Log homes have the same rooms regular houses do, and you live in them the same way. You may desire a dream kitchen […]

Finance Your Dream

This free article aims to help you assess your finances and create a budget plan for your custom log home.

Your Log Home: Custom Design or Model Plan?

This free article aims to help you decide whether a custom design or model plan is best for you.

Staining Options for Your Log Home

Which stain is right for you? Start with this free download to find out.

Choosing Your Producer

The differences among log home companies go beyond the looks of their homes, find out if you need to hire a producer for your project.