Make Sure Your Log Home is Built to Last

Thanks to building systems, modern log homes can stand up to even the toughest assailants nature can throw at them.

Log […]

Choosing a Log Home Builder

Picking the right person to build your home is one of the most important decisions you’ll make. Our 1-2-3 strategy […]

5 Tips for Choosing a Log Home Site

What should you look for when you’re shopping for land for your log home site? These five tips will help […]

Log Home Package/Kit Options

A la carte or all-inclusive — buying a log home starts with the parts of the log home package/kit.

The “package,” […]

Profiles & Corner Styles for Log Homes

When selecting the size, shape and look of the logs, the log home buyer is spoiled for choice. Here’s how […]

A Typical Log Home Construction Schedule

Follow along a typical log home construction sequence of events.

The entire construction process for a modest log home (built by […]

Popular Log Home Wood Species

A sampling of popular log home wood species and their attributes.

Northern White Cedar
Area harvested: Maine and Great Lakes states
Heartwood colors: […]

What is a Log Building System?

In addition to its superior good looks, a log building system works a little differently than conventional construction. Here’s how.

Most […]

The Step-by-Step Story of a Family Log Home

Over the course of the next year, we’ll follow the Murphys, a family who had big log home dreams to […]

Non-Log Materials Needed to Build Your Log Home

When building a log home, you must know how to account for the non-log materials necessary to complete your home's overall look.