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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 […]

Merry Christmas

From our little log cabin in the woods…our family would like to wish you and your family a very Merry Christmas and a safe holiday weekend.

Celebrating Christmas in Montana is always a special treat and this year as I look around, it seems like a scene from an old […]

DIY Rustic Log Furniture Project

A reader of this blog, Robert W. asked…

Didn’t you have some information about a handmade china closet where you gave plans and pictures? I have been looking for such a winter project to work on…

Guilty as charged, Robert. Sorry you couldn’t find the information you were looking for and that’s probably because I’ve […]

Log Homes Were Made for Snow

Montana winters are always unpredictable. A few years ago we didn’t receive any snow until Christmas day and other years we’ve had action as early as September. This year winter arrived with a vengeance. It has been snowing for two weeks and last week we had 4-5 days of sub-zero temps (-12 one day).

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Deer in Rut

Wildlife Week!

A couple of my most recent posts had to do with my semi-annual “battle of the bears” and protecting my valuable trash from their foraging raids. Well, this morning we had another special treat from the local wildlife as we watched two very young bucks have at it outside our window.

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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 […]

Buying or Building a Log Home?

I talked about this book last year, and it deserves another mention. Written by Clyde and Jeff Cremer of American Log Homes in Colorado, they offer excellent advice on every aspect of the process, from idea stage to completed project, and explain how to choose the right style of home to fit your budget and […]

Log Home Ramblings

Spring is in the air and as of Saturday, officially on the calendar. It’s time to get serious about making that log home dream become a reality! Our directory of log home and log cabin manufacturers, builders, dealers, suppliers and more than 100 floor plans is a great place to start!

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Attention Realtors and FSBOs

First things first… I’d like to wish everyone a happy and safe St. Patrick’s Day.

I have some big news today. We are very pleased to announce a new listing service for anyone selling an existing log home or log cabin. The Log Home Directory is launching a new resource; Log […]

Log Cabin in a KY Barn

Not a week goes by that I don’t hear from someone having a special request outside of the regular business of this blog. I’ve had people ask where they could find unique products, how to build a primitive log cabin, and even how to dismantle a log home.

Today’s unique request is from a company […]