All About Birdwatching

Birdwatching at the Log Cabin Wherever your log cabin is, there are birds somewhere nearby.  Birdwatching, observing wild birds is their natural habitat, is a fun way to study nature and observe beauty.   This hobby can be enjoyed as a family, solo or with groups of friends.  You don’t need special skills and you can […]

Log Cabin Kits vs. Park Models

If you want to offer an authentic log cabin experience for your guests, don’t settle for a cheap imitation.  Log cabin kits allow flexibility in designing a log cabin that is perfect for your campground or camping resort.  Park models may appear to be cheaper up front, but there are other factors to consider. Park […]

What Is The Difference Between Handcrafted and Milled Logs?

Whether you are looking for a perfect hunting getaway for a warm retreat for you and your family, there is something incomparably cozy and American about quality log homes. It’s undeniable that log cabins are becoming increasingly popular. As of 2006, there were half a million log cabin homes in the United States, with the […]

What Is an Engineered Log?

Engineered Log – The Best Choice for Your Log Cabin. Log cabins have been admired for their beauty and durability for centuries. Building materials have evolved significantly since the first log cabins were built hundreds of years ago. Traditional logs are often being replaced with the engineered log. Engineered logs are also referred to as […]

10 Must See Log Cabin Vacation Spots

People who love log cabins are also outdoors people who like the everyday adventure and appreciate all that the outdoors has to offer. Here we put together our favorite log cabin vacation spots where you can enjoy the great outdoors and still have the comfort of home in a rustic setting. Ashland Scenic Camping Resort […]

Big Benefits of Building and Living in a Small Cabin

The Conestoga team recently returned from exhibiting at a Tiny Home expo in Virginia. This show attracted people curious about tiny living. While many people are captivated by the idea of living in under 400 square feet, most of us desire a little more space. Conestoga offers several tiny home plans but we can also […]

Staging a Log Cabin Rental

Many log cabin owners subsidize the cost of ownership by renting their properties to vacationers.  Whether you are using a local rental agency or an online service, you will want your home to look its best in advertisements.  Staging a log cabin rental ensures that you present your property in the best possible light.  Vacationers […]

Make the Most of a Small Log Cabin Kitchen

A cozy log cabin usually means a small kitchen. That doesn’t mean that function and design need to be sacrificed. Read these ten tips on making the most of a small log cabin kitchen. 1. Light it Up – Adding lights under cabinets will brighten up the space and make the kitchen more conducive to […]

Log Cabin Porch Pizazz

Log Cabin Porch Pizazz on a Budget Spring has sprung!  We can finally pack away the snow shovels and boots and begin to transition into spending more time outdoors.  One of the best things about log cabin living is enjoying your surroundings while relaxing on the porch.  Is it time to add a little pizazz […]

How To Downsize A Home

Downsizing is a word that we hear a lot these days.  Retirees are doing it.  Empty nesters are trying it.  Home improvement shows tell us how to downsize.  It’s even the title of a movie starring Matt Damon.  As long as it’s not your employer that is downsizing. it can be a good thing.  Downsizing […]