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.

How to Build Your Log Home on a Difficult Site

In this download we share some specific cases of tricky sites and how to make them work.

Regional Log Home Styles

Download this article to learn about seven different home styles from Early American to Ranch.

Choosing Wood Species For Your Log Home

The ins and outs of wood species, their characteristics and how they react to becoming part of your log home.

More than two dozen species of wood are commonly used to build log homes in North […]

Choosing a Log Home Builder

Picking the right person to build your home is one of the most important decisions you’ll make. Our 1-2-3 strategy will get you on the right track to finding a log home builder.

1. Check Him […]

Log Home Package/Kit Options

A la carte or all-inclusive — buying a log home starts with the parts of the log home package/kit.

The “package,” (sometimes referred to as the “kit”) is the starting point of log homes for obvious […]

Benefits of a Log Home Dealer

A builder/dealer may be your main link to your log home producer.

When the modern log home industry was starting in the 1970s, many manufacturers found that a successful way to reach new clients was to […]

Profiles & Corner Styles for Log Homes

When selecting the size, shape and look of the logs, the log home buyer is spoiled for choice. Here’s how to navigate your options.

So now that you know the timber options from which to choose, […]

How to Choose Your Log Home Producer

With hundreds of exceptional log home manufacturers and handcrafters out there, how do you choose? Here’s how to find the one that can make your log home just the way you want it.

Any major purchase […]

Log Home Destinations: Eureka Springs, Arkansas

Your log home dream can come true in the peaceful, lakeside town of Eureka Springs, Arkansas. We chatted with Eureka Springs City Advertising & Promotion Commission and found that Eureka Springs is not only a […]

The Step-by-Step Story of a Family Log Home

Over the course of the next year, we’ll follow the Murphys, a family who had big log home dreams to own their own & are working to make it come true. Each issue we’ll follow […]