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Log Home Tours

Browse our home tour galleries to find inspiration for your own log home. From mountain homes and lakeside getaways to cozy cabins and luxurious vacation homes, this is where you can find construction stories and photos of stunning log homes.


 

Rocky Mountain Wonder

A Colorado post-and-beam home showcases logs in a different light.

Sweet Home, Alabama

A roomy retreat offers respite from the workaday world.

Custom features and fine craftsmanship distinguish this hewn-log home, located in southwest Alabama, not far from the owners’ primary residence. The couple fancied a retreat for study, […]

Lakeside Dream

A Michigan home is a family and friends magnet.

Dream Fulfilled

A New York home brings its architect owner’s decades-old design to life.

Lakeside Living

A Wisconsin half-log home delivers full-log satisfaction.

A Sense of Inner Space

Good design provides physical and emotional satisfaction.

The Maine Event

A Carolina couple continue their love affair with logs.
Story by Roland Sweet
Photos by Brian Fitzgerald

Some people consider owning a log home a lifetime achievement. Doug and Mimi O’Neill regard log homes as a way of life. […]

Upward Mobility

Stairs in a log home are reason enough to have an upper level. Besides being easier to climb than ladders, staircases add an up-and-down look that plays against horizontal wall logs. And in homes whose loft […]

Shelter from the Norm

A handcrafted Colorado home fits an active lifestyle.
Story by Teresa L. Woff
Photos by James Ray Spahn

Contractors Jim and Mary Darcy had built homes with log accents before but never one of full log. Then they bought […]

Big House on the Prairie

A Michigan couple creates a custom home that evokes the flavor of pioneer days.