Log Cabin Sustainability

Energy efficiency and log cabin sustainability work together to save the environment as well as money.  Here a just a few solutions for keeping your log cabin green. Also, don’t forget to check out our log cabin sustainability infographic at the bottom of the post! Log Cabin Sustainability Starts With the Logs If you’re considering […]

Easy DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

Did you wait until the last minute and need to throw a Valentine’s Day gift together quickly? Are you tired of heart shaped cookies, chocolates and flowers? Here are ten quick Valentine’s Day gift ideas that can be made from objects you have around the house. DIY Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas 1. Everything is better […]

“Deck Out” Your Log Cabin Deck

Your log cabin deck is made for relaxing, socializing end enjoying the great outdoors.  By adding a deck, you extend your living space, while increasing the value of your log cabin.  But before you rush off to the local hardware store to buy supplies, consider a few important factors. First, check with local zoning authorities to […]

The Environment, Bethlehem Steel and Babe Ruth: Conestoga Log Cabin’s Connection

In addition to a green manufacturing process, Conestoga Log Cabins & Homes shows its commitment to the environment in their selection of a manufacturing facility.  Conestoga took dilapidated buildings and transformed them into its current state of the art manufacturing plant. Conestoga Log Cabins’ current Lebanon, PA buildings date back to 1882 when they were […]

Furniture and Small Space Ideas for Log Cabins

Small space ideas for tiny spaces, we’ll try to provide some solutions. Small log cabins can present design challenges when it’s time to furnish them.  One of the first things to think about is scale.  When making furniture selections, keep that in mind that over-sized furniture in small spaces leaves the room feeling tight and […]

Fall Fright: 10 Haunted Cabins

What’s scarier than a haunted house? Of course it’s a haunted log cabin in the woods!  If you’re into ghosts, apparitions and the paranormal, you’ll want to check out these Haunted cabins. Haunted Cabins and Ghost Stories White Otter Castle The three story log cabin was single-handedly built over many years by eccentric Jimmy McOuat.  It […]

Don’t Fall Through on Log Cabin Fall Maintenance

Let’s admit it, log cabin Fall maintenance is boring, but you’ve made your last trip to the pool and you can almost feel the crispness in the air.  Before the mall starts playing holiday music, there are a few things to do to maintain your log cabin. Log Cabin Fall Maintenance Musts Safety First Replace […]

Start A Campground with Log Cabins

If you want to start a campground you are in the right place.  If you own a campground then more than likely you live, work, and sweat everything about your campground. When the campground is successful, then you are successful. There are ways to improve your campground or start if off on the right foot […]

How to Choose and Build Your Own Cabin Kit

For many people, log homes conjure feelings of peace, relaxation and nature. A residence constructed out of tree logs has a rustic quality with rugged imperfections. This natural-style living appeals to those who want a bit more character and are willing to take on the challenge of a DIY project. Today, however, that DIY challenge […]

Rainwater Harvesting Guide

Have you ever thought about rainwater harvesting at your log cabin? If not, it’s a great way to be environmentally conscious without a whole lot of effort. What is Rainwater Harvesting? First, rainwater harvesting means capturing and storing rain that falls usually on roofs.  Rooftop rainwater capture is a simple, cost-effective approach for supplying water […]