It's amazing to see this one-of-a-kind log house come to be. This video documents every step of the log house construction process, including the site prep and excavation, the manufacturing and the delivery of the log house package, log house construction, and finishing touches. It's so much fun to watch the step by step log house construction of this lovely log house design. To start the building site is excavated and the lower level foundation is built. Then you get to see the log house manufacturing with the cutting of the wood, the joints, looking at the building plans and putting the entire log house kit onto the truck to transport.
The log house kit is then delivered to the building site. The floor is built onto the foundation and levelled. Then the first floor is built with the front and back patio, and side deck area. You can see the beautiful quality of the wood as you are taken through this entire process. The upstairs level is built, with walls, trusses, roof and shingles being put on. Then comes putting in the windows, doors, and trim. Next is installing electricity and insulation. Then the railings are built, the furnace is installed along with the water heater and ducts.
More trim is put around windows and doors, and lighting fixtures are installed. Inside doors and barn doors are installed, along with bathroom and kitchen cabinets and kitchen island. Next, the sinks are installed, flooring and the outside railing are stained black. The landscaping is done, and the house is furnished. It's ready to be lived in and enjoyed. This 8-minute video shows every step of the log house construction process from start to finish. It's interesting because you take for granted all that goes into a log house build, each step of the way you can't help but feel a little satisfaction and pride that something is accomplished. Like having electricity and lights, each step of the log house construction process makes the house feel more and more like a log home.
When it comes to building a log house, there are a few things you will want to know from the start. You will have to figure out who is going to be the log home builder and manufacturer, what your log house budget is going to be, and where you are going to build your log house. Once you know all of the log house details you can start to make your log house construction. Your log house budget is one of the most important things you will have to know when starting out. It is only then that you can determine and start looking at log house designs and building sites where you are going to build.
Building a log house is quite a big project with several steps that need to be taken to make your log house dream come true. The actual log house design will have to fit your budget, lifestyle, and needs. You will have to think about all sorts of things from the number of bathrooms, number of floors, and bedrooms. You will also have to consider a priority list of things that are most important to you in the build, things like the size of the kitchen, the size of the master bedroom, the dining room, if there will be a family room and porches or decks. This construction process of a log home features just one the log house designs you will find from the Timberhaven Log & Timber Homes company but they have many other designs to choose from.
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