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20 Tips for the Perfect Floor Plan
The vision of your log home finally takes shape in the design phase.
Log Home Sacrifices
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 buildin...
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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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Reader Spotlight Connecticut
Reader Spotlight: A Connecticut Log Home Just Minutes From the City
This family hit the jackpot with a hidden gem that's just a quick drive from civilization.
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Log and Timber Home Show Summer Giveaway
Enter to win this special summer show giveaway!
Garden Pests: Cabbage With Pest Damage
Natural Strategies for Dealing with Garden Pests
Try these non-toxic methods to stop nature’s critters from enjoying your garden before you can. From slugs to deer, here are so...
Remote, Mountain Building Site
What You Need to Know About Remote Building Sites
Choosing a remote building site has its host of rewards, but it also poses some challenges. If getting away from it all is what...
Building on a Sloped Site
Sloped Sites Vs. Flat Lots: Which Is Right For You?
Are you looking for a Rocky Mountain high or a little house on the prairie? Steep pitches and flatlands are the two ends of the...
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The Lowdown on Hybrids
This free articles explains exactly what a log or timber hybrid is.
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A Montana Home With All the Perks of Mountain Living
The benefits of mountain living are on full display in this charming Montana cabin.
ISK Log Cabin Exterior
The Major Threats to a Log Home’s Wood
Log homes can take a beating over time. Here are five threats to any log cabin, and how WOODguard® can help you keep your exter...
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A Pennsylvania Log Home on the River
For a Pennsylvania couple with a passion for boating, this new log home on a one-acre slice of land on the Allegheny River is t...
Woodsmith Craft Box
Build This Clever Storage Box
More storage is always handy, so here’s a stylish way to sort crafts, tackle and clutter.
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What You Need to Know About Homesteading
What’s it like to truly live the simple life? Bona fide homesteaders share their tips for rural independence and debt-free log ...
Builder Blueprint Plans for Home Building
Designing the Ultimate Energy-Efficient Floor Plan
See how these homeowners customized a floor plan to make their log home LEED to a T.
Clean Indoor Air
What You Need to Know About Clean Indoor Air
We often take indoor-air quality for granted, but the fact is that the air inside your home can have more concentrated pollutan...
Modern Masterpiece Exterior Landscaping
How to Know Your Soil Type and What to Plant in It
Before you head to the nursery this spring, know your soil types and what grows best in them.
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The 2019 Jerry Rouleau Awards Winners
These homes are all award-winners, and it's easy to see why! Scroll below to tour each one.
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This Canadian Log Home is a Modern Masterpiece
Red cedar, a fir timber frame and wall after wall of glass define a Canadian lakeside home that is as cutting edge as it is gro...