Skip to content

Waterfront Log Homes

  1. Picture 1

    One for the Ages

    A timber vacation home in South Carolina’s Low Country is a structural wonder with Southern flair.

  2. Getaway Days

    Guests are always welcome at this Michigan marvel.

  3. Lake Effect

    Though this Texas couple needed a home with more space, they didn’t want to leave their lakeside locale. Fortunately, they didn’t have to.

  4. Allure of the Lake

    With ample planning and a spectacular site, a long-distance construction project becomes a summertime passion.

  5. Natural Wonders

    A Michigan couple’s retirement home becomes a gathering place for friends and family.

  6. A Natural Attraction

    Trend forecaster John Naisbitt saw it coming 20 years ago. In a world dominated by technology, people will yearn for nature, he wrote in his 1982 book, Megatrends.

  7. ARCD-5917

    Lakeside Delight

    Wisconsin natives Jim and Sue Alexander were drawn to their state’s northern lakes and forests for vacations and decided to buy land and build a cottage as a first step toward retirement.

  8. Spirit of the West

    The natural textures and pioneering heritage of a log home often lead an interior designer to decorate with equally rustic accents and furnishings.

  9. ColeDSCF4733f

    Fitting the Pieces Together

    Building a home is like putting together a puzzle. There are many pieces that need to fit into just the right place before the picture is complete. The building puzzle for Bob and Kathy Cole had many unique pieces that took almost a year and a half to assemble.

  10. ARCD-5929

    A Change of Plans

    When you have the perfect getaway setting, it makes little sense to skimp on the getaway home.

  11. CWHPHELPS275c

    Knowing Your Boundaries

    A small Wisconsin natural materials home conquers site challenges to become an eco-friendly getaway

  12. START275j

    Stretching Out

    The incredible views in a log home in Idaho reflect meticulous attention to the siting of the home

  13. Dirt to Done: The Blog’s Home Tour

    A vacation home project in northern Wisconsin is built around the view of two lakes.


    The Lakeside Life

    A working retirement home in Tennessee is adapted to the terrain.

  15. PROPSTlhi275m

    Lakeview Landmark

    A Pennsylvania home celebrates vistas and openness.

  16. Style: "Neutral"

    Right Property, Right House

    A couple in New England fulfills a lifelong dream by building the perfect log retreat .

  17. GROSS275g

    Lure of the Lake

    A Wisconsin cabin draws on its family heritage.

  18. Lodge275i

    Modern Lodge

    Log accents and a sleek open interior blend with the rustic setting to give this Wisconsin home an eclectic lodge look.

  19. BROSTOWITZ275d

    Lakeside Retreat

    Smart, economical planning for a northern Wisconsin getaway allows this family to plan for future expansion.

Get your FREE Trial Issue of Log Home Living and 2 FREE gifts.
Yes! Please send me a FREE trial issue of Log Home Living and 2 FREE gifts.
If I like it and decide to continue, I'll get 8 more issues (9 in all) for just $15.95, a savings of 65%! If for any reason
I decide not to continue, I'll write "cancel" on the invoice and owe nothing. The FREE trial issue and 2 FREE gifts are mine to keep, no matter what.
Full Name:
Address 1:
Address 2:
Zip Code:
Email (req):
Offer valid in US only.
Click here for Canada or here for international subscriptions