Planning a One in a Million Custom-Built Log Home

Richard Johnson’s love of log homes goes much deeper than the usual appreciation for their earthy coziness and woodsy good looks. You could say it’s in his blood.

Natural Attraction: A Victorian, Lodge-Style Log Home

A striking Michigan log home belies its centuries of family history.

Planning a Low-Impact Log Home: Tree Hugger

A Chicago couple builds a dream vacation cabin getaway without disturbing a single century-old pine tree on their lakefront property.

Soothe the Soul: A Private Wellness Spa in Montana

A health-conscious couple builds a private wellness spa under the Montana sky.

Going U.P. | Living on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Munising, Michigan, offers coastal living in the heart of the Midwest.

Getaway Days | Tips for Creating a Relaxing Home

Life might not always be a beach, but you can get pretty darn close with these tips for creating a vacation room in your home.

Living History | A Rustic Cabin Remodel in Minnesota

A Minnesota couple rescues a 1930s lakeside getaway.

Outside In | A Unique Log Home Window Wall

This Colorado masterpiece doesn't leave nature at the front door.

Sunny Side of the Mountain | Building in Charlottesville, Virginia

In the foothills of Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains, Albemarle County, home to Charlottesville, is one perfect little world.

Happy Together | A Cozy Fishing Lodge in Oregon

A veteran Northwest log-home builder takes a year off to build his own cozy, custom abode.