Log Home Materials

Here you’ll find valuable information about the wide array of building materials there are to choose from.


Restoring a Neglected Log Home

Take your log home from grunge to glory in 4 steps.

Before You Break Ground

Answer these questions to make sure you’re ready to build.
By Jim Cooper

1. Do you own the land where your home will be built?
This might seem obvious, but homes are started every year on the assumption […]

What’s the Difference? How Handcrafted and Milled Logs Compare

Learn the differences between handcrafted and milled logs.

Old Wood, New Life

Reclaimed timber isn't cheap, but it offers a world of charm and uses in your new home. Here's how to find it and gauge its quality.

Exterior Style: Basic Wood Types

Wood species affects the look but not the performance.

New Log Modular Building System In Tennessee

Horizon Manufacturing Offering Full Log System