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Log Siding for Mobile Homes

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Types of Log Siding
How to Install Log Siding
References and Resources

Do you want the rustic look of log cabin siding for your mobile home? It’s possible! There are many types of log siding that can be installed on a mobile home. Let us discuss the different types of log siding […]

By |February 5th, 2022|Blog|Comments Off on Log Siding for Mobile Homes

A Log Siding Maintenance Guide

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How to Manage log Siding
Log Siding Treatment
Exterior Log Siding Maintenance
Log Siding Replacement
Methods of Log Siding Replacement
References and Resources

One of the most important things to take care of when living in a home is maintenance. Log homes are often also called log cabins. Log homes are […]

By |February 5th, 2022|Blog|Comments Off on A Log Siding Maintenance Guide

How to Brighten the Interior of a Log Home

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Incorporate Plenty of Insulated Windows
Artificial Lighting Supplements the Sunshine
Whitewash Some of the Walls
Lighten the Floors and Ceilings
White Curtains and Wall Hangings
Limit Front and Back Covered Porches
Install Light Colored Kitchen and Bath Cabinets
References and Resources

A bright interior adds an element of optimism, joy, and motivation […]

By |January 6th, 2022|Blog|Comments Off on How to Brighten the Interior of a Log Home

Should I Build a Second Floor on My Log Cabin?

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Decide on the Purpose for a Cabin Early On
The Number of Occupants and Better Views Are Other Factors
Budget Restrictions Enter the Picture
Lot Size, Grading, and Tree Removal Are Other Factors
Availability of Materials and Labor
References and Resources

How much room do you need in a log cabin? Your […]

By |December 7th, 2021|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Should I Build a Second Floor on My Log Cabin?

7 Tips for Making the Most Use of a Small Log Home

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Start by Keeping Your Floor Plans Simple
Build Up and Not Out
Eliminate or Reduce Hallways
Make Bedrooms and Bathrooms Smaller
Use Smaller Spaces for Stairways
Be Creative with Storage Space and a Basement
Build with Log Siding Inside and Out
References and Resources

With today’s rising lumber and building materials prices, […]

By |October 20th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on 7 Tips for Making the Most Use of a Small Log Home

5 Stunning Kitchen Ideas for Your Log Home

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Kitchen Cabinets with the Wow Factor
Pine Floors Add a Traditional Touch
A Stone and Granite Kitchen Island Is an Eye-Catcher
Rustic Lighting Sets a Mood
Log Home Kitchen Décor Adds a Unique Touch
References and Resources

Your log home can be enhanced with an endless number of ideas and unique products. […]

By |August 24th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Stunning Kitchen Ideas for Your Log Home

Why We Love Living in Log Homes

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Log Homes Provide a Safe Haven from the Elements
Log Home Living Takes Us Back to Simpler Times
We Make a Good Investment When We Build a Log House
Home Owners Experience Satisfaction When Participating in Building Homes
Last of All, Living In a Log Home Is a Life-changing […]

By |August 10th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Why We Love Living in Log Homes

7 Tips When Building a Log Cabin That Work

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Build with Log Siding and Save a Bundle
Install Pine Floors Instead of Hardwood
Use Large Windows to Absorb Winter’s Sun
Keep the Plans Simple for Energy Efficiency and Maintenance
Don’t Compromise on Quality Materials
Build Part of It Yourself for Self-satisfaction and Saving Money
Know Where to Buy the […]

By |August 10th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on 7 Tips When Building a Log Cabin That Work

5 Reasons to Buy Log Home Materials from a Trusted Dealer

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You Get What You Pay For with Log Home Siding (Quality)
Avoid Imported Products That May Contain Hidden Toxins
Join the ‘Green Crowd’ By Using Sustainable Materials for Your Log Home
Warranties Are Important When It Comes to Log Home Building Products
This Dealer is America’s Trusted Log […]

By |August 10th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on 5 Reasons to Buy Log Home Materials from a Trusted Dealer

Best Way to Calculate the Amount of Log Siding and Pine Paneling Needed

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Study Your Cabin or Home Building Plans Carefully
Choose the Type of Siding and Paneling Wood: Pine or Cedar
Select the Siding and Paneling Profile Desired
Use This Simple Calculator/a>
An Outstanding Mill That Meets Your Needs
Custom Log Trusses for the Interior and Exterior
References and Resources

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By |August 9th, 2021|Blog|Comments Off on Best Way to Calculate the Amount of Log Siding and Pine Paneling Needed