February 11, 2016| 2 min read

Log Home Construction Bids - How do Builders Charge?

By Donald Parsons
log homes

Sorting out the differences between ‘fixed bid’ and ‘cost plus’. Even if you plan on doing some or ...

December 12, 2014| 1 min read

Modifying Pre-Designed Log Home Plans to Meet YOUR Needs

         Although Appalachian Log Structures offers over 60 pre-designed log home floor plans, the ...

August 29, 2014| 3 min read

How Log Homes Meet GREEN Building Guidelines

Here is an article from the Log Homes Council website that reviews the GREEN advantages of log home ...

August 22, 2014| 2 min read

Saving Money on Your Log Home with the ClearTreat Process!

How much does a borate pressure treated log home really save you? To answer that question you have ...

August 8, 2014| 3 min read

Log Home Living - Safe in ANY Storm!

People often ask me what the advantages are of living in a log cabin home. Because I lived in ...

February 28, 2014| 3 min read

10 Simple Ways to Save Energy and "Green" Your Log Home

Adopting a “green” philosophy is easier than you think and it does not require wind turbines, solar ...

February 14, 2014| 4 min read

16 Secrets of Affordable Log Home Design!

You Can Create Your Dream Home for Less! It’s a rare these days to hear the phrase “money is no ...

November 29, 2013| 1 min read

Energy Performance of Log Homes

A lot has been written about the energy efficiency of log homes.  When discussing this topic with ...

September 10, 2013| 3 min read

Investing in a Log Home - Quality, Service, Value or Price?

Over the past 20 years I've been blessed to assist hundreds of people in realizing their dream of ...

May 30, 2013| 1 min read

Part 3 - Log Homes are Better than Conventional Built Homes

12 Advantages Log Homes Have Over Stick & Brick Construction Beyond a steady stream of visitors ...

May 2, 2013| 2 min read

A Company's Legacy of Log Homes

Looking back 21 years ago, my wife and I were putting the finishing touches on our log home and ...

January 10, 2013| 1 min read

Construction Loan Application - Step #9 in Planning for Success

This step can take some time to complete and will take some patience.  There are several items that ...

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