Log Home Maintenance

You’ve got a log home–but now you need to know how to maintain it. Browse this helpful selection of articles about regular maintenance and upkeep.

Annual Log Home Spring Deck Maintenance

Winter weather is nearly a distant memory. With a hint of a warm spring breeze in the air, it’s time […]

9 Log Home Energy Efficiency Tips

When it comes to log home energy efficiency, what are the best ways to save money on your monthly utility bills? These 9 […]

Warding Off Log Home Pests

To you, your log walls look like home. But to carpenter ants, termites and powder-post beetles, they resemble something more […]

The Benefits of Basic Log Home Maintenance

An industry pro shares how smart siting and a basic log home maintenance schedule enabled his exterior stain to last […]

How to Protect Your Log Home’s Wood

Wood is strong and durable, but it isn’t invincible. Because wood is a natural material, it is subject to natural […]

Protection for a Lifetime

Protect your log home forever from its outdoor enemies - moisture, sunlight and insects.

Fall Maintenance

Check for signs of damage to your wood home's exterior before the cold weather begins to set in.

How to Protect Your Log Walls

Your goal is to protect your log walls from moisture infiltration, air infiltration and heat loss. Here are some things […]

Easy Ways To Prepare Your Log Home For The Winter

Three steps to prepare your home for the long winter ahead.
By Jim Cooper

Fall is the best time for some of […]

How to Manage Wood Shrinkage in Log Homes

Learn more about wood shrinkage and how to handle the resulting settlement instead of trying to avoid it altogether.

Wood shrinkage […]