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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.


 

Barn Inspired Timber Homes

The classic barn design is an inspiration for timber home architects everywhere, creating beautiful structural looks using this clean post and beam trend.

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.

 

 

Walking half a mile each morning to retrieve the morning paper might seem like an inconvenience to some, but to […]

Simply Irresistible: A Contemporary Timber Home

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

Gathering Place

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

All Phyllis and Steve Domnitz needed was a week’s vacation at Schroon Lake in New York’s Adirondack Mountains to realize that this was where they wanted to […]

Living Legacy

A Virginia home honors master log builder Don Chapman.

Paradise Attained

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

Passion for Wood

Big logs lend drama to their rugged Colorado setting.

In the Know

An experienced builder puts his construction knowledge to work to create a home of his own and learns a few things in the process.

Up at the Lake

A Minnesota retreat hosts fun-filled gatherings.