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  1. Oh, Canada | Log Home Tour

    Sunshine, shoreline and smiling faces characterize the Canadian town of Kelowna (pronounced kil-o-nuh), British Columbia. Not far from the U.S. border just above Washington state, this charming town rests at the edge of Lake Okanagan, a pristine body of water just begging sailors and water skiers to ruffle its glassy surface. The area is so […]

  2. Trinidad, CO

    There’s no better place to fulfill your life-long dream of building a log home than on the vast expanses of terra firma up for grabs around Trinidad, Colorado. This area, just north of New Mexico, offers easy access to a number of large cities, rich history and culture galore, plus an alluring mountainous landscape. The […]

  3. 20 Best Places to Build a Home

      A good place is easy to find these days. And this is true whether that special patch of paradise is near a small town or completely off the grid. Of course, it helps that we’re traveling in record numbers, discovering the undiscovered in hopes of securing that one place that resonates somewhere within our […]

  4. Great Places – Enchanted Land

      Artistic legend Georgia O’Keefe fell under its spell. So did Ansel Adams and scores of other artists and outdoorsmen who adored open spaces and alluring landscapes. The good news is that New Mexico still possesses those qualities. Indeed, the state boasts some of the most diverse terra firma in North America. Snowcapped mountains neighbor […]

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    Site Considerations and Buying Land

    You’ve probably played around with the floorplan of your dream home, doodling on napkins and scrap paper. But before you set your heart on a certain design for your home, you should know just where that home is going to go. If you already own land, you’ll need to decide where on your lot to […]

  6. Reader’s Corner – The Search for Land

    READER’S CORNER by Peter Lobred The Search for LandVirginia Couple forges a path to the perfect site—in North Carolina Throughout their years of research and planning, Paul and Sandy Bortree had developed at least a partial vision of their future log home’s location: They both dreamed of lakefront land. But when it came to the […]

  7. Stay the Night

    Log B&Bs offer more than just food and lodging A bed and breakfast used to be simply a place for a weary traveler to rest his head for an evening and wake up to a hot meal in the morning. Not any longer. Today’s B&Bs have become sanctuaries providing the ultimate in luxury and log […]

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