A Riverside Dream Log Home in South Dakota

Building a South Dakota home turns into an adventure — with a happy ending.
Story and Photos by Joe Hilliard

When Dan […]

Renting Your Log Home

Quick tips for how to get the most out of your log home investment by renting it out to others when you're not there.

The Best Towns to Build Log & Timber Homes

There are log and timber homes all across this country, but there are some towns where they seem to just […]

5 Retreats That Couldn’t Get More Remote

 

 

 

 

Choosing a Location and Builder For Your Log Home

Hit the Road
Most new log homes are built on undeveloped land. You’ll need access for vehicles, materials and workers. That […]

Classic Design

Play up your log look by basing it on regional styles.

An appeal of building your log home is the opportunity […]

Guide to Building Your Log Home

Detailed "how to guide" to building a log home, covering everything from site locations to log raising to interior finishes.

7 Questions to Answer Before You Start Building

Answer these questions to make sure you’re ready to build.
By Jim Cooper

1. Do you own the land where your home […]

Ask Professor Rob – 2014 Collection

Professor Rob answers your questions regarding planning, building and renovating your wood home.

Location Inspiration: Scenic Places to Build a Log Home

6 oft-overlooked places to build your log home