getting started

Getting Started

Embarking on the journey of building your dream home can be one of the most exciting and fulfilling things you ever do. It can also be one of the most daunting, to say the least! That’s why we’re here to help. By using our Getting Started form below, we hope to steer you in the right direction by offering suggestions on how best to proceed with your project.


All About Log Homes

This free infographic answers many of the basic questions people have about log homes today.

Technology, lifestyles and trends all play a part in the changing look of log homes, but many of the same questions […]

10 Ways to Make a Small Space Feel Large

Taking advantage the space you have is a great way to enhance the functionality of every inch of your home.

Planning a Sentimental Journey Vacation Cabin

An unexpected purchase leads one Wisconsin couple on a path toward the vacation cabin of their dreams

What the Homeowners Wanted | The Dream | You Dream, We Design

A primary residence uses the great outdoors as its inspiration.

Off the Radar: extras

From the best fishing holes to the annual festivals everyone waits for, learn the secrets only the locals know about our Top 10 Log Home Locations.

Planning Help Online

Make your furniture planning a breeze with these programs that will simulate your room's design-no heavy lifting required.

Planning Help Online

Want to know what your home’s finishing materials (countertops, windows, cabinets, floors) will look like before you plunk down your hard-earned cash? Check out these online visualization tools.

From the Ground Up

Winners of Log Home Living's design contest reveal what they learned while building their home.

A Brilliant Plan

In life, knowing what you want is half the battle. So for this decisive Florida couple, designing their log getaway was a no-brainer.

Where the Snow Flies

Bring on the fluffy white stuff. You're not worried, especially with these 10 tips for designing your log home in snow country.