|I spent eight years writing the design column for Log Home Living, and during that time there were few design topics upon which I didnt touchand some I expounded upon more than once. |
Its interesting but not surprising that the same themes recurred. When people go through the act of conceiving and building a log home, they often run into similar challenges. To give you a head start in thinking about the issues youll likely face, Ive prepared this checklist of things to consider at each phase of the log home process.
Planning and Budgeting
Site and Climate
Finishes, Fixtures, Furnishings
Jean A. Steinbrecher A.I.A. is a licensed architect in Langley, Washington. She specializes in log homes and is a former executive board member of the International Log Builders Association.