Inside Log Homes: The Art & Spirit of Home Planning and Decor provides a look into many log homes around the country, showcasing the most unique and creative design choices. It offers suggestions, understanding, and inspiration regarding the intensely personal and expressive world of log cabin living. It is a treasure trove of images to pour over.
Crafting Log Homes Solar Style: An Inspiring Guide to Self-Sufficiency is a down-to-earth guide to building solar-powered log homes, complete with how-to illustrations and photos, plus enlightening stories from log home owners across the country. Follow the authors’ journey of handcrafting an off-the-grid log home in the Colorado Rockies and discover how renewable energy is a perfect match for modern Log Home living, from small weekend cabins to expansive year-round homes.
Log Home Inspirations is a beautifully illustrated book offers you an opportunity to explore 18 private Log Homes and getaway cabins. Acclaimed architectural photographer Roger Wade takes readers from the mountains of Arizona through the Midwest and on into the eastern coastline states, illustrating a diverse collection of Log Home styles. Homeowners, decorators, and architects alike will be inspired by the tremendous diversity of furnishings and decor, as well as enjoy the opportunity to study architectural details graced by different log styles, corner systems, and finishes. Floor plans will guide you as you explore these homes inside and out. This is the perfect book for anyone considering building a Log Home, or for those who’ve already built and are looking for unique decorating ideas for their very own dream home.
Log Home Secrets of Success: An Insider’s Guide to Making Your Dream Home a Reality is a savvy guide that takes you from dreaming of a Log Home to actually building and living comfortably in one. Features tips and insights about the various facets of designing a Log Home and evaluating log packages. Plus you’ll get real-world advice on calculating costs, what to look for when buying land, making energy-wise decisions, the importance of assembling a team that shares your vision, working with a builder, and more. An invaluable resource, complete with photos, advice from Log Home owners and an extensive and useful appendix.