Tips for Open Layouts

Missteps to avoid when laying out interior spaces.

Best Floor Plan Over 2,500 Square Feet: The Trailside – PrecisionCraft

The Trailside
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Best Log Home Floor Plan Over 2,500 Square Feet
The Highlights
Sometimes an expansive floor plan can […]

10 Most Common Planning Mistakes

Avoid the most common or egregious planning mistakes when building your log home.

Fall Maintenance Checklist: Time to check your logs

Fall is a great time to take inventory of how well your logs (along with the rest of your home's shell) are doing. Here are 7 tips to get you started.

Simple Beauty | Designing a Japanese-Styled Wood Home

The art of Japanese styled custom wood homes.

Second Heaven: The Perfect Vacation Home

You'll enjoy your second or vacation home a lot more if you successfully plan on the front end.

Parkitecture: Taking Design Inspiration from Park Lodges

Some vacation log homes incorporate Parkitecture.

A Care-Free Cabin: How to Plan Your Second Home

Don't let your second home become a chore.

Regional Log-Home Styles Abound

You'll see a predominance of a certain style in your area of the country, but don't limit your thinking to what you see locally.

Design 101: Three Must-Know Design Considerations

You'll get to the specifics later. First you need to consider these three factors to get started.