Traditional log homes in this style often feature squared logs with wide bands of light-colored chinking showing between the log courses. You can even take the extra step of purchasing logs salvaged from old barns or cabins to create your new home. If you’re going for an Early American feel, keep your design simple and boxy in shape, and try to keep its size in check. Think “cozy cabin” to put you on the right track. Browse our free traditional log home floor plans to find the perfect cabin plan.