Top 5 Places to Build A Log Cabin

Let’s face it. Deciding where to build a log cabin can be a pretty tough choice. The country is full of gorgeous areas that are prime log cabin territory, and it may be difficult to narrow it down to just one. If you’re struggling to decide on where to build your log cabin, you’re in the […]

Conestoga Log Cabins & Homes Plants 300 Trees and Donates $20,000

Volunteers from Lebanon-based Conestoga Log Cabins & Homes planted 300 trees working in partnership with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s Keystone 10 Million Trees Project.  In addition, Conestoga Log Cabins donated $20,000 toward the cause.  The trees were planted in Mount Joy and the workers included employees and student volunteers. According to the Arbor Day Foundation, […]

All About Birdwatching

All About 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 […]

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. Log […]

What Is The Difference Between Handcrafted and Milled Logs?

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 […]

What Is an Engineered Log?

Engineered Log – The Best Choice for Your Log Cabin. It’s no secret that people have admired the beauty and durability of log cabins for centuries. Building materials have evolved significantly since the first log cabins were built hundreds of years ago. Today, engineered logs have been replacing the traditional log. Engineered logs are also […]

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 working. […]