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Amanda Williams
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  • Monmouthshire
  • United Kingdom
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Window.....what is the best material?
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I'm really hoping someone can offer me some good advice here. I'm having a log house built in Transylvania, Romania. We're now at the point where we're almost ready to install our Windows.We'd like…Continue

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Started this discussion. Last reply by Amanda Williams Jul 2.

Just wanted to say Hi!
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Hi Everyone.. I'm a new member to the forum and just wanted to say Hi! My story in relation to Log Homes is a little unusual in that I currently live in the UK ( not exactly somewhere known for log…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by Amanda Williams Jun 2, 2018.

 

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image.jpegimage.jpegimage.jpegWell we're now quite a few years into building our log home in beautiful Transylvania…See More
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Amanda Williams posted a blog post

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image.jpegimage.jpegimage.jpegWell we're now quite a few years into building our log home in beautiful Transylvania…See More
Jul 2
Amanda Williams replied to Amanda Williams's discussion Window.....what is the best material?
"Hello, well the saga with our Windows continues. Our builder doesn't supply the jambs or headers. He clearly doesn't agree with putting UPVC into a log house and says it's better for us to employ a window compan who will make the…"
Jul 2
Donald Parsons replied to Amanda Williams's discussion Window.....what is the best material?
"Hello Amanda - in short yes - a good window and door is key in a log home, however it's not the window manufacturer than needs to understand the settlement issue - it's the installer of the window/door jambs and headers.  Your log…"
May 24
Amanda Williams replied to Amanda Williams's discussion Window.....what is the best material?
"Hi Donald thank you so much for the quick reply. I was hoping you were going to say that!  So a good reputable window supplier should be able to fit any product that I want providing they understand how a log house "works"? Amanda"
May 23
Donald Parsons replied to Amanda Williams's discussion Window.....what is the best material?
"Hello Amanda - it's not the type of window that won't allow the logs to settle properly, it's the jamb system that the window is attached to.  If the jambs allow for settlement and the window header has a space above to allow the…"
May 23
Amanda Williams posted a discussion

Window.....what is the best material?

I'm really hoping someone can offer me some good advice here. I'm having a log house built in Transylvania, Romania. We're now at the point where we're almost ready to install our Windows.We'd like to use PVC to keep the costs down and to make maintenance easier but our builder is really trying to put us off by saying the logs won't settle properly unless we use wooden Windows and we might experience all sorts of problems.The cynic in me thinks is is because they have only used wooden Windows…See More
May 23

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Tell us about yourself:
I am a police officer and am retiring in 2 years time with my husband Jon. We currently live in the UK but are moving to Romania after we retire
Are you lucky enough to be living in a log home?
We are currently having a log home built for us in Romania.
What timeframe are you looking to start your dream home?
Within 12 months

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Well we're now quite a few years into building our log home…

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Posted on July 3, 2019 at 3:53pm

Just an update

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Posted on July 2, 2019 at 11:47am

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