Gorgeous custom log or timber homes deserve a piece of property that commands attention through its impressive views. And, these views are often achieved by building the home on a slope. Building on a sloped lot, whether it is a gently rolling hill or a steep mountainside, requires thoughtful planning and expert advice to minimize […]
For generations, log and timber homes have been family retreats, hunting cabins, primary homes, and seasonal havens. Over time, the idea of mountain-style homes has evolved, moving from relatively simple four-wall structures to more dynamic and complex structures. These developments are seen in broadened applications of size, layout, and use of materials. Size Traditionally, mountain-style […]
Falling in love with a log home is easy. Whether you spot your ideal home in a magazine, at a home show, or from behind the wheel as you travel, when you see the “perfect” log home, it hits you like cupid’s arrow: you must have one. The more complicated part is determining the best […]
Most log and timber homeowners dream about their new home for years. Whether the home is a place for the family to unwind or a place to get back to nature, a custom designed log & timber home is a reward for a lifetime of accomplishment. But like everything else in life, cost is an […]
As you start on – or continue – your journey to designing and building your dream log or timber home, here is a list of terms that may help you navigate industry jargon. Adzing To provide a texture to a square, smooth, or milled log, the manufacturer either uses a hatchet or sander to mark […]
Got questions about log home maintenance or styles? PrecisionCraft Log and Timber Homes just released a fun and informative infographic entitled, “All About Log Homes” that will help answer your basic questions!
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In an interview with Log Home Living, Jim Young, President of PrecisionCraft Log Homes gives his advice to future log home owners on buying land. This interview, packed full of good land buying tips, is featured in Log Home Living's 2010 Annual Buyer's Guide. Below is the original interview in its raw format.
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