A Brief History of the Log Cabin Log cabins have been around for as long as we can remember, but where did they come from? What’s the history of the log cabin? Keep reading as we outline the log cabin’s roots and history.
After a long, hard winter, it’s time to start thinking about getting your log cabin ready for spring! Here are some log cabin spring maintenance suggestions to get your cabin in tip-top shape for the upcoming warmer months!
Guest Author: Sam Lambert Tips for Sprucing Up Your Log Cabin Log cabins can give us a sense of the rustic past, but that doesn’t mean you can’t add some modern decorations. If you’re renting out the cabin to earn some extra cash, a few well-placed flowers and plants may help increase your bookings. Whether […]
Oftentimes, many people use the terms “cabin kit” and “modular cabin” interchangeably. While both cabin kits and modular cabins are faster to build than a traditional log cabin home, they are not the same thing. Cabin kits include all the pieces needed to construct a log cabin. However, the included components vary by manufacturer. A […]
It’s no secret that there are all sorts of advantages of living in a log cabin, but did you know that log cabin living can benefit your health as well? That’s right, living in a log structure can positively impact human health in more ways than one! Keep reading to find out more.
Believe it or not, log cabins are not a buffet for termites as some people mistakenly assume. You see a lot of wood and think that log cabins would be a paradise for termites. That is not true. Log cabins are no more susceptible than stick frame homes to termite infestation. Log Cabins and Termites […]
Buying land is the first (and often most important) step in building your dream cabin. However, it comes as no surprise that buying land isn’t an easy purchase to make. There are many things to think about when buying land for your cabin.
There isn’t much else that compares to the comfort and coziness of a fireplace. Adding a fireplace to your log cabin can really take it to the next level in terms of design and ambiance. However, when it comes to choosing a log cabin fireplace, there are a couple of different options. Keep reading for […]
So, you’ve decided to take it upon yourself to build your own fire pit, but you’re not sure where to start. Does this sound like you? If so, keep reading! We know that building a fire pit on your own can seem like a daunting task, so we’ve put together a list of some pointers […]
Do you like the idea of living away from the hustle and bustle of a city? Have you ever wanted to embrace a more minimalist lifestyle and spend money only on necessities? If so, off the grid living may be for you, and a log cabin is a great place to start. Keep reading to […]