A Log Home That Combines Rustic Luxury and Innovative Comforts (Click for Floor Plan)
The Prairie Song log home is a great example of a dream log home build. This log home has all the details that make log homes so popular. With 1,824 square feet of living space. 1,248 square feet on the main floor and 576 square feet on the second floor this is a size of log home that is comfortable for a family to live or stay in. Selecting your log home size and log home style are just the start of your log home journey. You also have to consider factors like where you will be building your log home, and how you will decorate it inside.
The Expedition Log Homes company has a passion for the natural character and beauty of wood that is found in their log homes. As a log company they have grown through their commitment to providing quality log products and services. The are seasoned log home professionals, who work full-time at the day-to-day operations of the business since it started in 2000.
They believe that the most aesthetically pleasing log one that is crafted by hand. So that is why they still handcraft their logs with a drawknife. They also believe that for added quality and stability that kiln-dry logs are best, so they continue to do that with the logs that they use. Their log home packages only include top quality building components in their log home building materials package.
They take pride in the manufacturing and kiln-drying log facilities. Visitors quite often comment on the well organized, clean environment that their log crafters work in. More importantly, visitors are inspired by the individual attention that each log receives from the handcrafters that work with it. Each Expedition manufacturing team member receives ongoing training and testing to become Certified Log Graders so they can assure quality and stability in every log component that goes into one of their log homes.
Log cabins, log homes, and log chalets have always been a home people have dreamed of building or owning. There is something about log cabins and log homes that are difficult to resist. Log homes and log cabins have been around for hundreds of years, and can be found in locations around the world. Typically a log cabin or log home is a home that has been made out of logs. Log homes and log cabins are especially popular in areas like Norway, Finland, Sweden, the Baltic States and Russia. Log homes are popular in these countries as coniferous trees grow abundantly there. Coniferous trees are good for log homes and log cabins because they are tall and straight which prove the best trees for log homes, and log cabins. You will find in areas of the world that are warmer and deciduous trees grow, more timber framed homes being built. Log homes and log cabins are a favorite among home builders, as they are always a type of home build that is strong and comfortable. Log cabins, log chalets and log homes have proven through the years to be both a smart decision not only for their durability but their insulating features too. Log homes keep in the heat in the winter and keep the log home space cooler in the summer.
There are some different logs styles that are used to build log houses and log cabin homes. From sawn logs that log that are all cut to a certain width. Handcrafted logs are logs that look most like their original appearance when they were trees, except for being peeled of their bark.