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10/10/10 Log Home Legacy

10/10/10, Sunday, October 10, 2010

The numbers make for an eye-catching date, but is there anything significant about this sequence of numbers? Yes, this only occurs every hundred years, but a quick Google search shows that nothing of any significance happened a thousand years ago during the year 1010. Additionally, it seems that nothing significant […]

Interview with Montana Log Homes

From time to time, we interview log home companies and offer a forum to talk about their company, the log home industry and what makes their company unique. Today, I am pleased to share my interview with Brad Neu, President of…

Tell us about Montana Log Homes.

My partner, Jim Bachofner, actually […]

A Log Home Community in Florida

Darian Estates is a ‘Log Home Community’ in Florida, owned by David Di Massino of DDM Developing, Inc. David and I have been exchanging emails for a few months and I suggested recently that we do an interview because of his unique approach to this log home project. What follows is the result of our […]

Inspired Living & Inspired Marketing

Every industry has companies that seem to do all the right things in the marketing department and the log home business is no exception. […]

Why you should hire an architect

The architect is the owner’s representative, always keeping the owner’s vision, needs and desires in mind. Both the architect’s and the owner’s primary goal is a successful project. […]

Who needs an architect?

Every log home and timber frame company has tons of floor plans for you to review and there are scores of floor plan websites. With so many floor plan resources available, why would anyone need an architect? […]

Log Home Floorplans

The devil’s in the details!

Much of the fun in building a log or timberframe home is the design process. Converting that dream of yours into a workable structure is an art – and a science. It is one thing to see a home design that you like in a magazine or a photograph, but […]

Lighting makes the room

Lighting creates the mood . . .

One of Mark Twain’s most misquoted phrases is “clothes make the man“. What’s ironic is that Mr. Twain was not talking about gentleman’s attire, he was delivering a political pun. For some reason we seem to have forgotten the rest of that quote, “naked people have little or […]

Green building in DC?

An article was just published by Washington Free Weekly, entitled, This Modern World – Architect Travis Price balances green with sheen (read the full story here).

“Mr. Price is one of the biggest names in Washington architecture”, according to the article. In the body of the story, the author says… But green isn’t everything, Price […]