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? Continue reading
Whether you’ve had your first snow or are still lounging in shorts and flip flops, the holiday season is here! This joyous time is a great opportunity to transform your log cabin into a winter paradise. Here are some fun and easy ideas for log cabin decorations. Continue reading
Computer Aided Design (CAD) was first used by engineers to create precision drawings and technical illustrations. The use of CAD spread to other professions such as architects, artists, car manufacturers, fashion designers, video game developers and interior designers just to name a few. Numerous industries utilize CAD programs to simplify the creation, modification and analysis process. It’s no surprise that Conestoga Log Cabins uses the latest CAD programming to create its log cabin kits. With CAD for log cabins, Conestoga works more efficiently and produces a higher quality finished product. Continue reading
We love hearing stories from our customers. Below is a story about the cabins purchased for Carolina Beach State Park and the history behind their names. Continue reading
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 larger. Both chink and caulk are designed to withstand the normal movement and settling of the cabin.
Hillside Family of Agencies, Rochester – Hillside is committed to providing health, education and human services to all that need it, and working with the people of our communities to solve the most challenging social problems. Hillside serves approximately 13,000 youth and adults.
Hillside approached Conestoga in late 2016 to design buildings to help them achieve their mission of providing compassionate, comprehensive, innovative and effective services to help families in the community reach their full potential. Continue reading
Whether you run your business from home, occasionally telecommute or just want a private spot to get away and pay bills, a log cabin loft office may be right for you. A loft office is appealing for many reasons. You can keep an eye on things downstairs while being removed from the constant activity. You can shorten your commute to just a walk up the stairs. It’s better than the unfinished dark basement or being relegated to a corner of a room with another purpose. Continue reading
Chances are if you’re a log cabin lover, outdoor living is every day.
Designing the perfect log cabin shouldn’t stop at the inside. Consider how much your family would enjoy outdoor living spaces. All kinds of options, on all kinds of budgets, are available to maximize your cabin’s porch, patio or deck.
Cabin Decks with all the Necessities!
Log cabin decks are 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. Continue reading