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Welcome to PrecisionCraft Log & Timber Home’s FAQ Blog

If you are thinking about building a log home or timber home you may have many questions about where to begin, what PrecisionCraft offers and how to take the next steps towards breaking ground.  We’ve gathered the questions you’ve asked over the years and have created a Frequently Asked Questions blog to help you find [...]

What Will My Home Look Like?

For those of you who have been dreaming about your log home for years, you probably have a definite vision of what it will look like when you close your eyes. But, how do you know if your architect will share your vision? How does the image in your mind transform into the physical home [...]

Log Homes: Kit or Custom

Falling in love with a log home is easy. Whether you spot your ideal in a magazine, at a home show, or from behind the wheel as you travel, when you see the “perfect” log home it hits you like cupid’s arrow: you must have one. The more complicated part is determining the best way [...]

Stock or Custom Floor Plans

The search for your dream mountain style home often begins with trying to find the right floor plan.  As you start your search you might find websites that show or sell log home plans.  You might purchase magazines that showcase floor plans, and of course most manufacturers will have plans listed on their websites.  While [...]

Codes, Loads and Other Specifications

You have the land and you have a design concept, but before the actual home can be built there are many plan specifications which must be understood, addressed and handled before actual construction can begin. What do these include? Who is responsible? How important are they? We address them all in this week’s article. What [...]

Deciphering and Understanding Log Home Plans

We sometimes forget that everyone doesn’t spend every day dealing with and looking at architectural designs for log and timber homes.  For most of you, the first time you ever saw a floor plan was when you first decided that building a custom home was an idea you might like to pursue.  Even if you [...]