Log Home Fix-Its: DIY or Hire A Pro?

All homes suffer damage of one kind or another–but when it happens, do you DIY or hire a pro? Some […]

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.

Building on a Slope

Mountainsides, cliffs and slopes offer appealing views for log homes, but what are the challenges when it comes to building […]

Upsizing in Place: Adding On to Your Log Home

Adding on to your log home involves careful planning and budgeting. Here are some important things to consider.
By Jim Cooper

Log homes […]

Why Every Log-Home Company Doesn’t Sell Cedar Logs

If cedar logs have such good natural preservatives, why doesn’t every log-home company sell them?

 

Are cedar logs truly the best […]

8 Smart Ways to Cut Costs When Building a Log House

How can you cut costs when building a log house? A bit of time and effort could pay off in the […]

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.

Tips to Prepare for Log Home Construction

10 questions to ask before building your dream log home.

Video: Choosing a Log Company

This video outlines 6 helpful tips to guide you through the process of choosing a log company for your home by defining how companies are valued.