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Expert advice for building a log home or log cabin, including advice on log home construction, energy-efficient building, roofing options, windows, insulation tips, wood & log choices, landscaping and log home kit options.

Log Home Sacrifices
The Log Home Journey: The Sacrifices of Building a Log Home
The log home journey isn’t a sprint; it’s a marathon. And as Sean Murphy and his family discovered in the sacrifices of building a log home, perseverance and patience go a long way to crossing the finish line.
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Choosing Logs
Deciding on a log package - One of the key moments in purchasing a log home. How do you know that you are making the right choice?
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Giveaways
Win a 2020 Log & Timber Home Planner
In honor of National Log Homes Month, Log Home Living is giving you the chance to win a 2020 issue of the Log & Timber Home Pl...
Giveaways
Win a 2019 Issue of The Best Log & Timber Floor Plans
In honor of National Log Homes Month, Log Home Living is giving you the chance to win a 2019 issue of The Best Log & Timber Fl...
Giveaways
Win a Pair of Tickets to a Log & Timber Home Show
In honor of National Log Homes Month, Log Home Living is giving you the chance to win 2 Tickets to a Log & Timber Home Show + ...
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Log Home Additions: What to Know
Here are a few important points to consider when planning a log home addition.
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Great Expectations
What to expect when building a log home.
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The Importance of Log Profiles in Design
Shape and corner systems are not only essential to log home construction; they make a design statement.
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Behind the Buzzword: Hybrid Homes
The inside scoop on what this buzzword means to log and timber home construction.
Handcrafted Log Home
Crash Course: Handcrafted Log Homes
Here's what sets these iconic log homes apart.
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Dirt to Done: Step Inside the Rough-in Process
Far from dull, the rough-in process offers homeowners an opportunity to personalize the look and feel of their finished home.
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2020 Spring & Summer Virtual Home Show
Join the ALL NEW 2020 Spring & Summer Virtual Home Show!
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Dirt to Done: What Happens During a Log Home Package Delivery
The latest update from our Dirt-to-Done log home journey:
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Construction Helmets
Should You Build Your Home Yourself or Hire a Pro?
Time, ability and legality will determine whether the best route for your log home construction.
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Five Reasons Solid Wood Homes Make Sense
Here are five reasons why a full log home is a smart decision and not just a pretty face.