This 3-part series on Financing your Dream Log Home was co-written by Greg Ebersole, Mortgage Loan Officer/BB&T and Donald Parsons, Appalachian Log Structures. Mr. Ebersole has over 16 years in the Mortgage Lending field and specializes in Log Home financing. Mr. Parsons has spent the last 23 years assisting several hundred satisfied homeowners realize their dream log homes with Appalachian Log Structures.
In recent years, the financing of new custom homes…Continue
Posted on April 28, 2016 at 1:07pm
Recently I ran across this blog on houzz.com (written by Bud Dietrich, AIA) and thought it was very relevant to any building project. Several of the points he covers below I've touched on in my blog posts, but thought another point of view besides mine might be…Continue
Posted on January 2, 2015 at 4:28pm
Here is an article from the Log Homes Council website that reviews the GREEN advantages of log home living. Although I've been in my log home for 20+ years and have been telling folks about these advantages, it's GREAT to see the Log Homes Council put these in a concise list that pretty much covers it…Continue
Posted on August 29, 2014 at 1:47pm
"America’s log cabin industry as a quintessential symbol of the American pioneering spirit, embodying America’s strength and ingenuity," said Congressman Reid Ribble (R-WI) in the Congressional Record.
"Log cabins, whether used for recreation or as primary residences, are economically sustainable,…Continue
Posted on July 16, 2014 at 2:15pm — 1 Comment
From the NAHB website - an informative article about Log Home building codes.
By Rob Pickett, Rob Pickett & Associates
Log homes. They spark the imagination with images of pioneers, ax in hand, clearing the land and using the very trees they fell to…Continue
Posted on June 2, 2014 at 10:01am