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.
There is a national standard by which all log homes in the United States should be built. Make sure your builder knows it.
By Rob Pickett
Log homes spark the imagination with images of pioneers, ax in […]
The entire construction process for a modest log home (built by a pro) ranges from four to six months, but it can run a year or more for large or complex designs. Factors that affect […]
Learn the advantages of building a log home on a slope, while also understanding the potential challenges a hilly property may present.
Learn how to incorporate environment-friendly living methods into the details, construction and design of your new log home.
Learn the major factors of designing a functional and stylish log home that's accessible for people at any age.
Learn the major factors of designing a functional and stylish log home that's accessible to people at any age.
How to compare kits to get the best price quote for your logs.
Perhaps the most frustrating challenge facing log-home shoppers is comparing prices quoted by different companies. It seems that no two kits are alike. […]
There are log and timber homes all across this country, but there are some towns where they seem to just fit in perfectly. Here are three examples of those towns! Click a photo below for more […]
When building a log home, you must know how to account for the non-log materials necessary to complete your home's overall look.