Smart-building tips that can cut costs

The Log Homes Illustrated Annual Buyer's Directory tells you how to build smart.

The Right Wood Species For Your Log Home

How do you decide on the wood you will use for your log home? Consider many factors before deciding on […]

8 Tips to Building a Low-Cost Log Cabin

Working on a tight budget? If you plan creatively, it's possible to get the features you want without sacrificing anything that matters. Here's how.

Why now is the time to build a log home

The market is down, money is cheap, and custom wood homes' special nature comes to the forefront at these times.

Getting started on windows

Tips, tricks and tactics to get the windows your home needs.

Q&A and Tips For Picking the Right Windows

Here are questions to ask yourself and tips to consider when it comes time to select your windows.

Why Now is The Time to Build a Log Cabin

Low interest rates and high inventories are good news for buyers.

24 Hidden Treasures: 2008 Vacation Log Home Hotspots

Here are 24 ideal areas across the country in which to build a vacation log home.

How to Choose and Buy Raw Land

Site selection is as important as choosing your cabin.

How to Test Your Log Home’s Need for Restoration

You can make an educated guess on how many of your logs need to be replaced.