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GORGEOUS HOMES
Georgia, Remembered
Memory is a powerful thingâ€â€?especially when it leads to a dazzling new home in Georgia’s Blue Ridge Mountains. A story about an old fishing trip, dreams fulfilled and a new lifestyle.

A Mammoth Proposal
You’ve got to love a guy who pops the question in the lush UT forest. Of course, he owns the landâ€â€?and now he and his bride have built an unforgettable retreat.

Their Kind of Town
Hearing the call of rural Michigan, a couple ditches the daily grind and discovers a life that includes turquoise lakes, general stores and one amazing custom-built log home.

New York Stories
They wanted cozy. They wanted porches and decks. They wanted a sanctuary for friends. And now, a couple from the Big Apple has this and more in their new Colorado home.

GREAT IDEAS
Landscaping for Wildlife
Learn how a few simple steps can attract some of nature’s most elegant creaturesâ€â€?from butterflies to hummingbirdsâ€â€?to nearly any green space you create, including gardens and ponds.

Think Fast
If you want to be in a new log home by the holidays, don’t fretâ€â€?here are eight big steps to make it happen. And you don’t even need to break a sweat.

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Brass Tacks
12 must-have tools for weekend warriors, do-it-yourselfersâ€â€?and everyone in between. Our resident pro gives you the scoop on workbench essentials.

Home Design

Sure, your roof is all about function. But the way it looks also is important. Here’s a primer for creating an attractive, practical roofline.

Great Places

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula boasts a laid-back lifestyle and natural beauty. Also, we cover five other outstanding areas in North America to build your dream home.

Calendar
Seminars, open housesâ€â€?find out the latest happenings in the log home community.

Resources
Where to find log home manufacturers, products and more.

Profiles
Redefining natural light, artist Terry Wilson creates gorgeous lighting and furnishings from naturally shed antlers.

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