10 Most Common Planning Mistakes

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

8 Tips to Building a Low-Cost Log Cabin

Working on a tight budget? If you plan creatively, it's possible to get the features you want without sacrificing anything that matters. Here's how.

Beat Log Home Natural Enemies | 8 Common Problems and Solutions

Sun, wind, water and creatures will all make their attempts to borrow some beauty from your log home, but you have the ability to deter them.

Energy-Efficient Construction | 10 Essential Building Tips

Here are the best and least-expensive ways to build a home that will conserve energy (and your money).

Log Home Living’s 2008 Small Log Home Design Contest

Log Home Living's 1st Annual Small Log Homes Design Contest. Browse the best small log homes the industry has to offer.

Building a Handcrafted Log Home | 6 Tips

Handcrafted log homes represent a time-honored tradition and offer abundant charm. Here are 6 ways to ensure a smooth building process.

Planning a Sentimental Journey Vacation Cabin

An unexpected purchase leads one Wisconsin couple on a path toward the vacation cabin of their dreams

Off the Radar: Local Secrets of Our Top 10 Log Home Locations

From the best fishing holes to the annual festivals everyone waits for, learn the secrets only the locals know about our Top 10 Log Home Locations.

Planning Help Online | Furniture Placement

Make your furniture planning a breeze with these programs that will simulate your room's design-no heavy lifting required.

Planning Help Online| Finishing Materials for Your Home

Want to know what your home’s finishing materials (countertops, windows, cabinets, floors) will look like before you plunk down your hard-earned cash? Check out these online visualization tools.