View Full Version : Log Cabin Construction

11-26-2007, 04:46 PM
Have you ever thought about building a house? That must be some amazing experience.

I have seen many log cabin structures and they have always amazed me.

Can you imagine putting together a structure like this? I bet it would be very difficult to regulate the temperature but it looks like it would be a blast to hang out at.

Pic from this site (http://www.aia.org/aiarchitect/thisweek06/1117/1117p_log.cfm)

11-26-2007, 04:47 PM
This would be a fantastic dining room. I like the low ceiling with the timbers visible in the ceiling.

11-26-2007, 04:49 PM
I like this balcony on the 2nd floor. This is something you don't often see in home architecture. Balconies can really make the home more enjoyable.

11-29-2007, 05:32 PM
Here is another design I liked from this site (http://www.loghomesnetwork.com/Floor_Plans_Search_Results.aspx?p_PageAlias=FloorP lansSearchResults&size=3).

The house design is called Preston Woods.

11-29-2007, 05:34 PM
I wonder how long it would take to build this one!

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 3.5
Square Feet: 2690

First floor, floor plan

11-29-2007, 05:34 PM
Here is the 2nd floor.

12-31-2007, 08:31 PM
Just what I'm looking for! In ten years this is what I want to move into and be there the rest of my life, but it hsa to be DEEP in the woods somewhere here in Kentucky.

01-01-2008, 12:15 AM
Ditto, Tim! ... only I want to stay here in Georgia... lol

These have always amazed me, too, Steve... I LOVE the ones that look so rustic on the outside, but are elaborate and modernesque on the inside! Love love love them!