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Log Cabins or Log Homes?

You say “potato,” I say “patattah”… are we talking about the same thing?

In the “Log Dwelling” business, we hear our products called by different names; log homes and log cabins. With most people the terms have different meanings Without the benefit of a scientific study, I suggest that log home usually denotes a standard […]

2011 is the Year of the Log Home

I don’t think that my last post, “Is the Log Home Industry Growing?” and a “Google Alert” I received earlier today is purely a coincidence. I believe we’re seeing a very positive trend developing. I closely monitor traffic activity to this blog and to my website, Log Home Directory, and I have Google Analytics send […]

Exploring Handcrafted Log and Timber Homes

In the world of log and timber homes, manufactured log homes are the most common. But also among wood homes is the whole realm of the handcrafts. […]

Buy, Build or Remodel that Log Home?

Depending upon where you call home, spring is either right around the corner or still buried under a few feet of snow. Regardless of how much shoveling you had to do this morning, we all know that St. Patty’s day is in just in front of us and trees budding with new leaves will follow […]

Don’t pay the ransom… I escaped!

That was an old line a friend of mine used to say to his wife if he loitered too late at night with his friends. It has an initial shock value that distracts one from their current thoughts. Like how you must be thinking… “where’s he been – where’s his posts”?

If you were paying […]

Log and timber home shows

Are they worth it?

Before I jump into today’s topic, I feel the need to apologize for my two-week absence. The rumors of my demise are greatly exaggerated! Yes, it has been far too long since my last posting, but I have a good excuse…

My family had a reunion in Florida (a few days […]

Who makes the best log home?

A question was posted to my last blog that is one which we have all asked ourselves at one time or another. Bill’s question read:

… My wife and I have been researching log homes and builders and can’t seem to get our biggest question answered anywhere. In your opinion, what log home manufacturer is […]

Log Cabin Day?

There’s Mother’s Day, Father’s Day and Grandparent’s Day, National Anything Awareness Day and believe it or not there is even a “National Make Up Your Mind Day” and the “Designated Hitter Rule Anniversary Day”. Thanks to marketing efforts from companies like Hallmark Cards, we have a day for just about everything… including “National Doughnut […]

Free Log Home?

Last chance to enter is TODAY!

Most of you know that I mentioned DIY TVs sweepstakes for one lucky person to win a free log and timberframe home over the past 2 months. Well today is the LAST DAY TO ENTER.

Some lucky person is going to win this beautiful home, so you may as […]

Log Home Shows & Expos

Our log home directory continues to expand and many of our new features are a result of people requesting that we add new areas of interest. Jerry Boyd of Knoxville, TN suggested that we provide a list of all the major log home shows scheduled for the upcoming months.

Jerry, your request is being answered […]