As you research log homes, you'll discover there are major differences in various types and brands of house logs, and this results in substantial differences in design and construction.
When you’re building a new home, there are so many items to select, you will literally make hundreds of decisions […]
Learn more about wood shrinkage and how to handle the resulting settlement instead of trying to avoid it altogether.
Wood shrinkage […]
All homes suffer damage of one kind or another–but when it happens, do you DIY or hire a pro? Some […]
When building a log home, you must know how to account for the non-log materials necessary to complete your home's overall look.
If cedar logs have such good natural preservatives, why doesn’t every log-home company sell them?
Are cedar logs truly the best […]
This video will discuss the different types of corner systems and construction methods available for your log home project.
Log and timber homes are defined by the way they are built and the material they’re made from.
Learn about the four basic elements of log home restoration to transform your bad-looking log structure. Take your log home […]
Before you break ground for your log home, answer these questions to ensure you’re ready to build.
By Jim Cooper
1. Do […]