Log Home Step-by-Step

Without the proper resources at hand, building your dream home can sometimes be overwhelming. In this section you’ll find a wide variety of articles that guide you through the building process, every step of the way.

Log Home Construction & Maintenance Improvements

Insiders weigh in on the ways the log home industry has improved construction and maintenance over the past decade.
By Paul […]

Speaking the Language of a Log Home Builder

Use the right terminology to communicate exactly what you want to your log home builder.
By Dan Mitchell

Language is a funny […]

Meeting Challenges in Log Home Construction

Sean and his team address some of the most challenging issues in log home construction: Running the mechanicals.
By Sean Murphy

The […]

The Logs Are Going Up!

The logs have arrived, and as the Murphys watch their home take shape, they are introduced to a very special […]

Money Saving Design Tips: A Builder’s Point of View

Your builder is a wealth of information. Tapping into his or her experience early on could save you thousands on […]

Breaking New Ground

The Murphys prep their New Jersey site as the logs are fabricated a thousand miles away in Montana. Click here […]

Building a Log Home on the Water

Photos courtesy of Pan Abode Cedar Log Homes

It’s no wonder waterfront settings are popular spots for log homes. After all, […]

9 Tips for Building a Log Home in Snow Country

When the weather outside is frightful, the most important thing is to have a strong structure around you, especially if […]

Make Sure Your Log Home is Built to Last

Thanks to building systems, modern log homes can stand up to even the toughest assailants nature can throw at them.

Log […]

5 Tips for Choosing a Log Home Site

What should you look for when you’re shopping for land for your log home site? These five tips will help […]