The Most Affordable Way to Simplify Log Home Planning

The Most Affordable Way to Simplify Log Home Planning

With the rise in popularity of log home kits, there are just so many fabulous designs out there now, like this Woody's Spotlight Model - The Blue Ridge. Log homes have been made since the Europeans started to settle the in North America. It was the Swedish people that brought the log home building concept to North America and the people back then made use of the materials they could find in their immediate environment and usually practiced a conscious and mindful approach to all the things they did. Even the Native people have been using logs long before the Europeans came over, for homes, tipis, canoes, totem poles and other things.

This particular home called the The Blue Ridge, can be made form an easy to assemble kit from eLog Homes, where they offer the best quality in log homes. At the eLog Homes website, you are able to buy the plans for the cabin or home you want to construct, so that you have all the proper blueprints to give to contractors and for permits depending on where you live. The plans sell quite affordably at $299 plus $15 for shipping and handling. The home is a very beautifully designed and stately looking home, and is a good size, not too big and not too small. The home itself is 1532 square feet in the first floor, and 793 square feet on the second floor, making it a total of 2325 square feet. The main floor is where 2 bedrooms, including the master bedroom and en suite bathroom would be, according to the plans, and then the other 2 bedrooms are on the upper level and they share a bathroom.

There is a really nice sized wrap around porch on the front of the home, which would make a great place to hang out and relax and take in the sights and sounds of nature surrounding you. Or also a wonderful place to entertain and host BBQs and dinners. There are plenty of windows allowing natural light to enter into the home. A bunch of larger windows is at the front, as well as some smaller ones throughout the home. There is a great stone built chimney on the home which is a beautiful feature on the side of the house.

Log homes are are wonderful way to build and eLog Homes uses the highest quality Eastern White Pine in making their log home kits. The Eastern White Pine is known to have fewer knots, which are considered weak spots, and if it does have knots, the ones in the Eastern White Pine logs are actually strong. The White Pine also has a very high insulation rating, and is very easy to work with. Their logs are dried for three months minimum to prevent rotting, mold and infestation of critters and all of the pieces are hand cut. With the rise in popularity of log homes and cabins, there are many places that you can order the pre fabricated log homes and cabins from, and eLog Homes makes it as easy and as affordable as possible, while maintaining their quality materials and service.

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