FAQ’s

These are the regularly asked questions, but if you have another, just ask & we’ll happily help.

Q: Can I easily get Insurance on a Log Home?

A: Yes. We have never heard of anyone being denied homeowner’s insurance just because they owned a log home.

Q: What kind of roof would be best on a log home or log cabin?

A: To a large extent, this is a matter of personal taste. In the past, most log home builders preferred to use shake or shingle roofs. However, metal roofs are the standard these days.

Q: What building method lasts the longest?

A: The butt-method is the strongest, the easiest to build, & it will last the longest.

Q: How many years will a log home last?

A: If it’s built correctly, up to 1,000 years.

Q: Can a log home be built to conform to the modern building codes? (UBC, IBC and IRC)

A: You won’t have any problems with building codes if you simply obtain a building permit before you start building your log home, & we’ll help.