Learn how to create a classic design for your log home based on the unique regional architecture of your land location.
Even though fireplaces don’t often serve their original purpose, towering stone chimneys and massive hearths are staples of log-home design. But they can also burn up a lot of cash. Consider their placement and how you will use them.
Artificial-stone fireplaces can be indistinguishable from real stone but at a third the cost. Skilled stonemasons can […]
If you’re thinking of building your own cabin or cottage, you’ll need to be smart about your home’s final design.
Good design provides physical and emotional satisfaction.
Log cabins are as much about mood as they are structure or size.
Buying a used log home doesn’t mean furnishing it from scratch.
Stairs in a log home are reason enough to have an upper level. Besides being easier to climb than ladders, staircases add an up-and-down look that plays against horizontal wall logs. And in homes whose loft overlooks the great room, stairs transition to eye-catching railings or coordinate with the logwork itself. Custom details turn them into […]
Rustic is the look of the past — and the future.
A stylish update brings warmth to the great room of a 30-year-old Colorado log home.
With the construction behind us, it was time to finish off our log house and turn it into a real home.