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Log Home & Timber Home Tours

Browse our home tour galleries to find inspiration for your own log home. From mountain homes and lakeside getaways to cozy cabins and luxurious vacation homes, this is where you can find construction stories and photos of stunning log homes, cabins, and timber homes.


 

Differences Between Architects and Designers

Discover the difference between architects and designers for when you begin to plan your own timber home.

From Cabin to Home

A family succumbs to the lure of Montana.

Over the years he has been an architect, Andrew Porth has designed many homes from sea to shining sea. During the same time, his wife Karen was equally […]

Hillside Haven

A New York home interprets Arts and Crafts styling in logs.
Story by: Roland Sweet
Photos by: Brian Gomsak

 

When Lois and Arnold Melman decided to build a weekend home, they sought a secluded site convenient to their […]

Riverfront Retreat: A Montana Timber Home

A serene, nature-inspired home provides the perfect setting for soaking up a little R & R.

Past is Present

A couple restores an antique log cabin in Kentucky.

Simply Irresistible: A Contemporary Timber Home

A smaller footprint paired with a sleek design creates a comfortable, contemporary timber home in Washington state.

Instant Paradise

A Vermont homeowner gets her dream house in the blink of an eye.

Gathering Place

An Adirondacks lakeside retreat offers year-round rest and recreation.

Living Legacy

A Virginia home honors master log builder Don Chapman.

Paradise Attained

A builder completes his hybrid-log masterpiece in the Colorado Rockies.