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12 Ways to Add Luxury to Your Log Home
Follow these 12 tips to add a shot of affordable luxury to your log home.
How To Add Personal Decor Style to Your Interior Design
Learn how to integrate your personal style into the interior design of your log home.
Garden of Eden: Planning a Cabin in the Woods
Sweat equity has new meaning for a couple and their Arizona getaway cabin in the woods.
How To: De-Clutter Your Log Home | Interior Design for Log Homes
Rid your home of post-holiday clutter and prepare your log home interior for spring with these design tips.
Off the Beaten Path: Planning a Secluded Log Cabin in Northern Colorado
With no public access roads and a 150-foot-long suspension bridge, this Colorado retreat isn't for the fainthearted.
Love at First Sight: Planning a Classic Log Cabin
Planning a classic log cabin. A home by Real Log Homes, featured in Log Home Design.
How To Buy Land for Your Future Log Home Online | Real Estate Tips
Buying land can be one of the most challenging parts of creating your dream log home. Follow these 3 steps to find the best of ...
7 Tips for Planning, Building and Finishing Your Basement | Savvy Builder
Seven ways to create a functional and affordable basement for your log home.
Savvy Shopper - December 2007
Check out these great products for your timber frame house.
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How To: Plan An Affordable Log Home | 5 Tips
Building a log home that is easy on your wallet starts well before you break ground. Save loads of money in the design phase by...
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Storage Help Web Sites | Planning Help Online
Use these sites to learn how to squeeze extra storage space into your existing design.
Book Review: The Woods in Your Backyard
Learn how to nurture and enhance your log home's natural setting with the book "The Woods in Your Backyard."
Savvy Shopper - August 2007
See what's turning our heads this month as we showcase some of the best furniture and timber frame house products on the market.
Flexible Floor Plans: How to Create Custom Log Home Plans from Stock Floor Plans
See how four log homeowners modified stock floor plans to customize their log home dream.
Log Home Kitchen Design Tips
Here is an article full of log home kitchen design tips for kitchens designed and planned with entertaining guests in mind.
How To Differentiate Between Builder and General Contractor
Advice for picking the right people to build your dream log home.
What's the Difference? How Handcrafted and Milled Logs Compare
Learn the differences between handcrafted and milled logs.
Staining Options for Your Log Home
Color your log home with these not-so-plain staining materials.
You Dream, We Design | A Family Home by Kuhns Bros. Log Homes
Kuhns Bros. Log Homes creates an incredibly efficient plan to welcome a crowd.
Design Battle | How To Resolve Decor Disagreements
Five tips to help you bridge the gap between what you want and what your spouse wants, decor-wise.