Home Fires | 9 Tips for Designing a Hearth

9 hot tips for creating dazzling hearths in any room of the house.

Mud Haven | Mudroom Design Ideas

It's not the most glamorous room in your new home, but it might be the most useful—especially with new designs. Tips for creating the perfect mudroom.

Stop and Stair | How To Design a Great Staircase

With some planning, your staircase can be both functional and fabulous.

Lofty Aspirations | Tips for Designing a Loft

A timber home necessity, your loft is more than just a perch from which to appreciate the impressive view—it's also a blank canvas for your creativity.

Get in the Zone | What Is Zone Heating?

Many timber-home owners are warming up to the idea of zone heating, a new method that can save you a bundle on your energy bills.

Smart House | Home Automation for Your Log Home

Home automation and rustic living do go together—and create one incredibly efficient house.

Mudrooms: Down & Dirty | Mudroom Design Ideas

Keep your log home mess-free with a well-designed mudroom.

Room Style | Log Home Decor Tips

Log Home Design outfits three imaginary abodes with timeless style.

Be Our Guest | Guest-Friendly Log Home Design

Discover strategies for putting out the welcome mat and designing a log home that's so comfortable your guest won't want to leave.