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Unifying Your Great Room

Building a log home is only half the fun—you also get to decorate your new house. Sometimes, though, it can seem a little overwhelming to start decorating a new space. To help you out, we’ve put together a few tips for decorating your log home’s living room or great room.

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Benefits of Building a Log Home

More and more people are choosing to build log homes and log cabins in many parts of the country due to the many advantages of log home building and living. This return to the rustic style of the American frontier may seem strange to some, but there are several reasons why Illinois homeowners are choosing to invest in a log home.

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Log Home Building Options

A Wisconsin housing trend that has been sweeping the nation is log cabin homes. Most of us are drawn to the beauty of a log home nestled in a wooded setting, and have perhaps dreamed about living in one. If you’re considering building a log home, you have a few options on how to proceed.

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Designing a Small Deck

Just because you live on a small lot or have a challenging yard slope doesn’t mean you can’t have the deck of your dreams. There are a number of different ways to build a deck that fits in your yard and has the same features as bigger, sprawling decks.

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Log Home Layouts And Attributes

In recent remodeling trends, house designers have found that homeowners are looking for layouts with a casual, relaxed style that is often found in log homes. Log homes usually have a very open and clean design, and are often decorated with earth tones and practical furniture. If you’re not used to living in, and arranging a wide-open space, log […]

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Deck Details

It doesn’t matter whether you’re renovating a current deck, or looking for a deck builder to add one to your home, there are a few features you should consider. Incorporating certain deck details can help transform an average patio deck into a fully functioning entertainment space.

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Log Home Maintenance Inspections

Log homes are a rapid growing trend in modern home building. If you are moving or contracting a log home builder, it is important to consider the log home maintenance and upkeep requirements. Remaining on schedule with log home maintenance is important because of the logs themselves.

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Two-Story Decks

Yards come in all shapes and sizes, and homeowners continuously battle to maintain their land by gardening, mowing, weeding and trimming. If your house resides on a yard that slopes you may struggle daily tasks such as cutting the grass. The best way to deal with a slopping yard is to take advantage of it. […]

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Log Home Landscapes

Log homes are a growing trend spreading across the country, living stressful lives leaves people yearning for the serenity of their childhood log cabin. If you are one of the people that know that feeling and have already transferred your suburban home into a luxurious inner-city log home, you may be wondering how to extend […]

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Three Important Aspects of Maintaining a Log Home

If you are lucky enough to live in a log you know there are unique ways to maintain your home as opposed to standard housing. It isn’t harder to maintain a log home, just different. It’s best to take a slow walk around the exterior of your cabin a couple of times a year, say […]

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