Cabin Dealer or Manufacturer?

So you want to build a log cabin.  Do you go straight to the manufacturer or go through a log cabin dealer?  Are dealers beneficial to the consumer?  Should the consumer take the brand into consideration when purchasing a new log cabin? A comparison between cabin dealer and non-dealer There is a lot to consider […]

Chink or Caulk to Repair Gapping Log Walls

Keeping your log cabin home warm and insulated requires regular maintenance.  Your maintenance plan should include closing gaps in log courses.  The two methods that are primarily used to close gaps are chink and caulk. Caulk is typically used when the gap is ¾ of an inch and chink is used when the gaps are […]

Log Cabin Roof Systems and Design

Price, durability and architecture are the primary considerations.  There are many options to choose from when it comes to deciding on log cabin roof systems. Log Cabin roof Systems: Choosing the right one is an integral part in designing your log cabin. Beams and Roof Style There are three major roof styles  log cabins. An […]

Top 5 Log Cabin Movies

Plenty of classic movies have been set in log cabins.  Don’t just think about horror movies with the scary serial killers like Jason from the Friday the 13th series or 2012’s Cabin in the Woods.  Below are the top 5 log cabin movies we found.  So curl up on the sofa with some popcorn and […]

Log Cabin Dream Delivered

One of the oldest segments of pre-fabricated housing is the log cabin kit manufacturer.  It has allowed thousands to live out their boyhood dream, such as retired Lutheran pastor Paul Smeltz, who, along with his son, rolled up his sleeves to assemble a 1,500 square foot vacation log cabin on the 42-acre family plot in […]