Log Home Design Options
From interior and exterior design tips, to profile and corner style examples, here you’ll find inspiration for making your dream home look just how you envisioned it.
Mountainsides, cliffs and slopes offer appealing views for log homes, but they also represent structural challenges and added construction costs. If you’re considering a cliffhanger, here’s how to take advantage of your site.
Reverse your layout. […]
Adding on involves planning, to match new logs to old.
By Jim Cooper
Log homes are planned and built to last. As time passes, you may find yourself needing more room. If so, consider an addition, especially […]
If cedar has such good natural preservatives, why doesn’t every log-home company sell cedar logs?
A: You’ve indirectly answered your own question. Buyers often wonder whether there’s a best wood for logs. Well, if there were, […]
Ask Professor Rob
We are having a hard time deciding on the builder and log-home company we want to work with. How do we make a final decision? We don’t want to make the wrong choice.
A: Choosing the right […]
15 steps to get the most from a small home.
Small log homes remain popular for two reasons: They’re affordable and provide close-quarter comfort. Squeezing everything into a cozy design can be challenging, however. When planning […]
Create a lasting first impression with distinctive doors designed to complement your logs and greet guests in style. Add coordinating hinges and handles or knobs to complete the look.
1. Mahogany door with hand-carved panels by […]
6 reasons why cathedral ceilings often fall flat.
By Mercedes Hayes
It’s no secret that a cathedral ceiling is all the rage in log homes. I would venture to say that for resale, this kind of look […]