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Log Home Irish Blessing

May your neighbors respect you, Troubles neglect you, Angels protect you, Heaven accept you And may your log home always be too small to hold all your friends.

Did you know that St Patrick’s day was started by the Irish as a feast day of Saint, Maewyn Succat. You didn’t know that? Oh yeah, Maewyn […]


I wish that this post could be a lighthearted discussion about log homes in Japan rather than commenting on the devastation we have been witnessing these past few days.

“To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven”, Ecclesiastes 3:1

Japan’s earthquake and subsequent tsunami is catastrophic and […]

Do you need a horse barn to go with that log home?

For many of us, living in a log home means living a rural lifestyle. Consequently, horses are often part of our ‘family’ and housing these critters requires building choices. Few of us can afford to build a barn out of logs, but there are many options available and educating ourselves on these choices is the […]

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 […]

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).


Will your log home be a “second home”?

More and more people these days build a log home to use as their primary residence. However, having that weekend retreat or lake cabin is still a popular use of discretionary funds… and it can be a very profitable investment.

Regardless of your motivation, with any investment you can make a killing or get your […]

How’s that Log Home Research Going?

Hey, we’ve all done it. Maybe it was that classic ’67 Camaro or that antique Queen Ann Highboy, or just that riding lawn mower you wanted to buy, but you researched it to the point that you knew more than most experts.

If you talk to many log home manufacturers, they’ll tell […]

Log Home Interview – Strongwood

Every few months we feature an interview with a different log home company. This month we spoke with Rich Marcom of Strongwood Log Homes, located in Gainesville, GA.

Why do people choose Strongwood Log Homes?

Because we are a part of a limited number of quality Log Home Dealers who fully Kiln-Dry their Logs before […]

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 […]

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 […]