Painstakingly Handcrafted by Master Craftsman, This Log House Is in a League of Its Own
You will be amazed at the stunning log homes designed by Pioneer Log Homes of British Columbia. On their log home site, you will see some of the most beautiful log homes, log cabins and log lodges in the world. Every Pioneer Log Home is designed and built by a team of people who painstakingly handcraft every detail and deliver your log home on time, on budget and in balance with nature’s perfect surroundings. Pioneer Log Homes has over 40 years of experience, so they can help with every step along the way from working construction drawings, assisting in submissions for building permits, log home engineering requirements or community planning. You will find their log homes all over North America, Central Asia, Scotland, Switzerland and Germany.
The log homes built by Pioneer log homes are built to withstand high annual rainfall, severe winds, snowfall, earthquakes, and extreme climates. Wood is known to perform better in earthquakes than any other building material, even better than concrete and steel. Wood also has great acoustic capabilities that absorb sound, and help to reduce noise and echoing in your new log home.
Their log home structures are designed and engineered for each individual location they are constructed in. They factor in exposures to sunlight, severe winds, climate change, and earthquakes. They have built in California, Montana and Wyoming. Locations that are situated on very active faults and seismic lines. Some of Pioneer’s log homes are engineered to a seismic 4B rating, which is extreme in every manner. Their log homes are built with specific structural mechanisms and hold downs that fasten the log shell package and roof structures to the foundation. Knowing that Pioneer Log Homes are built with these things in mind, offers a lot of comfort and peace of mind when it comes to choosing a home design. Pioneer Log Homes of British Columbia takes a lot of pride in the fact that they can satisfy inspectors and engineers to this degree anywhere in the world.
It is also good to know that insect and termite problems of the past have virtually been eliminated with the current log home construction techniques and practices such as site management, suppression barriers, and treated wood. Pioneer Log Homes have built and shipped world class log homes to locations as far away as Australia and also the Southern United States where damaging insects are more common. Over the past four decades of building custom log homes, log cabins, log lodges and timber structures, some of the log homes Pioneer Log Homes have built have been put to the test. You will want to read some of the testimonials on their log home site, of how log homes stand up to the elements and provide a safe place to live.
When it comes to building a log home, it is a decision that takes a lot of planning and consideration. So knowing that you've made the right choice goes a long way towards your piece of mind. Wood is a good choice environmentally, economically and socially. A log home can save you money on your heating and cooling bills, as logs are known to keep in the heat in the winter, and keep the log home cooler in the warmer months. And trees are a renewable resource that is good for the planet, especially when trees comes from sustainably managed forests, that will provide trees for future generations.