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Lateral weight bearing log walls?

Hi All, New to the forum we purchased an imported  Norwegian log home in Vermont last fall.  The home was built in 1972. I wanted to hang…

Started by Frank Martin

0 Jul 9, 2018

Anyone have Amish build their log home?

Husband and I still working on our dream!  We have talked w/ many log home companies and feel maybe going with Amish builders would be best…

Started by Shannon

1 Jul 7, 2018
Reply by Guild Log and Timber

Looking for Siding

I have a log cabin that was built in 1998. The bottom corners and siding on the dormers is rotten. The siding was milled by Old Timer Log H…

Started by Toni Hazen

2 Jul 2, 2018
Reply by Toni Hazen

Furniture to add to log home

My journey to build and own my dream house still goes on. Dreams might soon turn into reality once I receive the annual bonus upon resignat…

Started by Nancy Grace

0 Jun 25, 2018

Quality Home Builder

My Wife and I have property in NC, and are looking to build our dream Log Cabin Home. as you can imagine there are so many Log Home Manufa…

Started by David McDonald

15 Jun 18, 2018
Reply by Leon DeLorge

Baseboards on Irregular Logs

What in the world does a person do about adding baseboards in a log home?  My logs are a variety of shapes & sizes, and this is my firs…

Started by Autumn Kozimer

4 Jun 3, 2018
Reply by Susan Schutz

Need help

Hi all, I am planning to install pavers on my pathway. There is a concrete floor at the present. Since I am renovating my home, I am thinki…

Started by jamesguy

0 May 30, 2018

Best way to add soffits

Hi everyone, This is my first post on here! I have quite a lot of work to do on my home and was looking for some advice on my current focu…

Started by Aaron

3 May 29, 2018
Reply by Guild Log and Timber

fungus on the first row

Hi Those fungi appeared on the lowest log on the north side of our log home. That side is not exposed to the sun at all.  Any advice on ho…

Started by Catrinel Pauna

15 May 24, 2018
Reply by Catrinel Pauna

San Felipe de Austin / 200+ year old cabin restoration

We were lucky to play a big role in restoring a historical log cabin. This cabin was a major Texas relic. Here are some links to a time lap…

Started by Guild Log and Timber

0 May 23, 2018


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