Unless you've been living under a rock, you've probably noticed that tiny houses are taking the residential market by storm. But could you really live in a teeny tiny house all the time? Why not try before you buy with one of these 10 tiny houses…Continue
Posted by Kristen Hopf on November 12, 2015 at 12:52pm
One of the oldest structures remaining in Ohio just happens to be a hardwood log home. This structure has a mixture of oak, cherry, maple, and hickory as it's…Continue
Is it possible to have a window above the shower at approximately the same dimension as the shower hob and have sufficient standard waterproof. My designer is saying there will be a big possibility of leaking / mold etc. He is suggesting the window being 500mm above the shower, but lowest 150mm (waterproofing standards). I have seen other houses with the windows at hob level, so how are they able to get away with it if waterproofing has to be at 150mm above?Continue
Started by Rey Smith in Repair and Home Projects Help Nov 6.
I bought a log home and the blueprints say it was designed by Pacific Log Homes. It was constructed in 1997. Does anyone know what has become of Pacific Log Homes and their records? Thanks in advance.RandyContinue
Started by Randy Smith in Issues, Questions, Suggestions, Complaints (and Compliments!). Last reply by Bill Nov 1.
My husband and I recently purchased a log home on 10 beautiful wooded acres in south western Ohio. We are at a loss as where to even begin with exterior maintenance. It definitely is in need of some work to reseal the logs but we are completely new to this all. Should we start with a log home professional quote/appraisal and then work our way to DIY for long term? We would prefer to do the labor ourselves as money is an issue of course but we want it to be done correctly in order to best keep…Continue
hi Everyone, new guy here today, been lurking for a while reading posts and learning. This is my first post. i own a media blasting company here in British Columbia and we have normally specalized in doing automotive and restoration of gravemarkers and monuments. I never really did alot of wood and usually send the larger work to my competition. With a change in my business plan i have decided to now to take on the bigger jobs like log homes and figured this is a great place to ask some…Continue