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 […]

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

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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.