FOLLOW US >


Plan, Design & Build

Have questions about what goes into log home construction? Need info on wood species, log profiles and corner styles? Looking for floor plan design tips and inspiration? The answers are at your fingertips.

Keywords
Category
Katahdin_cwht_701_2018-06-07_12-16
Elements to Increase Efficiency In Your Log Home
There are two basic ways to give a log home’s energy performance a boost: through design and through materials.
Tried and True
How to Make Your Log Home Decor Timeless
People think of log homes as timeless, but fashions change. Here are some tips and tricks to making design choices that will last.
Geothermal - Katadhin_701_2018-06-07_12-03
Geothermal System For Your Log Home
Geothermal (harnessing the natural warmth of subterranean soil) is one of the most intriguing renewable energy options availabl...
Trail's Beginning
Visit a Log Bed-And-Breakfast in St.Louis
A log bed-and-breakfast welcomes visitors to the heart of St. Louis, Missouri.
guide-tobuiling_701_2018-06-07_11-50
Design Aspects For Energy Savings
Energy saving solutions for your log home.
base64image_eivuehiawu_Article295588_20180607113455.png
Air Sealing Your Log Home
Why air sealing your log home against air infiltration is as important as insulating your home.
Happy Log Day
Celebrate Log Cabin Day in Michigan
Michigan celebrates its cabin heritage.
Solar Panels - Katahdin_701_2018-06-07_11-04
Solar Panels For Your Log Home
If your planned log home location is in a highly remote area where bringing electricity in could be expensive or if you just wa...
Radiant Heat - Katahdin_701_2018-06-07_10-55
Radiant Heat For Your Log Home
Radiant heat for your log home is a great option for a several reasons. Efficiency, creating a better indoor environment and sa...
THL_ABG13-KarlNeumann_2268_2018-06-06_11-59
Grab a Beer and Look at These 20 Log Home Man Cave Photos
Every guy needs his own space to unwind from the day. These 20 log home man cave photos are filled with cars, big-screen TVs, p...
The Best Types of Fences for Your Cabin
The Best Types of Fences for Your Cabin
All hail the mighty fence. Before you buy, consider its purpose and timeless style.
Appalachian Log Structures Celebrates 40-Year Anniversary
Appalachian Log Structures Celebrates 40-Year Anniversary
Keeping any company going for a decade is an accomplishment, and Appalachian Log Structures is going on 40 years.
The Log and Timber Homes Council Celebrates 7th Annual Log Homes Month
The Log and Timber Homes Council Celebrates 7th Annual Log Homes Month
The members of the Log and Timber Homes council host buyers events throughout July
DIY A Classic Flag Case
DIY A Classic Flag Case
There’s no better time than Independence Day to commemorate a loved one’s service to the United States of America. Build this c...
How to Create An Outdoor Landscape
How to Create An Outdoor Landscape
Just a few extra elements will turn an ordinary patch of grass into an exceptional backyard retreat.
Framing Squares + Your Log Home: Why This Simple Tool Is a Construction Site Game-Changer
Framing Squares + Your Log Home: Why This Simple Tool Is a Construction Site Game-Changer
Framing squares are quick and easy ways to measure on the construction site. Learn more about this simple but powerful tool.
Interior Lighting: The Importance of Light Temperature in a Log Home
Interior Lighting: The Importance of Light Temperature in a Log Home
Light temperature in your log home is an important factor to consider during the construction process because of the color of t...
Why You Need a Detail Book During Log Home Construction
The Importance of Taking Photos Of Your Log Home
The Importance of Taking Photos Of Your Log Home
Alex Charvat shares about the importance of taking photos of your log home construction site. This will help you later during t...
Log and Timber University: Building Your Dream Home
Log and Timber University: Building Your Dream Home
Learn about the log home construction process and avoid the common pitfalls that occur during this phase.