In past articles we’ve talked about visualizing the way your future log or timber frame will look when it is completed, but what do you see when you picture the surrounding land? Do you envision your home tucked away at the base of a rugged mountain range? Or perhaps your ideal wood house is seen [...]
When you close your eyes, how do you envision your finished log home looking? Many log home producers tout their wood specie the variation of log profiles, but in general, these choices have little to do with the final look and feel of your home. The size, texture, stain color and wood treatment will have the largest impact on anyone who sees your log home for the first time. Let’s review how each of these elements can enhance the design of your log home.
Log Cabin Homes magazine contacted Mountain Architects, PrecisionCraft’s architectural firm to answer a few questions regarding exterior log home maintenance. Below is the interview “in the raw.” See the edited interview and more answers regarding log home maintenance in the July issue of Log Cabin Homes, on newsstands now. What are your top things to [...]