2015 December 22: The owner-built Log Home Philosophy

This post should have been first, but the anvil was hot on the other topics. Reading through them, though, I realize I haven’t even discussed my philosophy. Why am I so interested in a log home? Why not a brick home or a traditional frame home? Why not a stone house? How about straw-bale, cinder-block, timber frame, trailer (hey- they are cheap, if nothing else)? And why not just buy a traditional home that someone else built and save myself the trouble? I think it boils down to a few things: 1. Finances Most Americans’ financial path looks something like … Continue reading 2015 December 22: The owner-built Log Home Philosophy