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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.


 

True Bliss

An urban couple designs their North Carolina mountain resort home.

Photos by Roger Wade
Story & Styling by Debra Grahl

One visit was all Chuck and Mary Bliss needed to realize Leatherwood Mountains was the perfect community to […]

Down by the Waterside

Of all the popular settings log homes enjoy, water is the most welcoming. Mountains and woods may be wonderful to look at, but only water invites you to join it. Lakes, rivers, even ponds offer […]

Gathering Place

A Virginia home rolls out the welcome mat.
Photos courtesy of Appalachian Log Structures

Log homes aren’t just about the logs. There’s also how they’re featured in the home’s design. The owners of this three-story home in […]

Role Model

A North Carolina home launches the owner’s second career.
Photos courtesy of Broyhill Wiles Log and Timber Frame Home Builders

People are curious about log-home builders’ homes. One assumption is that they’ll be the ultimate showplaces. More […]

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.