Building Advice: Creating a Budget-Friendly Construction Schedule

Six tips for creating a budget-friendly, reality-based construction schedule with your general contractor or builder.

5 Essential Questions for Planning a Timber Home

Five essential questions you should ask (and answer) before you plan the timber home of your dreams.

6 Tips for Building a Better Log Home

Six ways to build a better, smarter log home.

The Who’s Who of Building Log Homes

The 8 pros you want to know when building a log home.

Venting Your Log Home

Incorporating proper ventilation into your home's initial design will prevent costly repairs and renovations down the road.

Fire Down Below: Radiant In-Floor Heating

Learn more about how to incorporate a radiant heating system into your log home.

Building on Tricky Sites

It's not always easy to construct a home on a mountaintop, waterfront or other scenic location. But if you plan carefully and take a few precautions, you can make your dream spot a reality.