If you’ve always loved the great outdoors so much that you’ve fantasized about having your very own cabin, you’ve certainly come to the right place! At Logangate Timber Homes, we feature outstanding cabin plans that you will instantly fall in love with.
If you are thinking about building a home, there is certainly a lot to consider. You must choose a builder with years of experience and a rock solid reputation. Here at Logangate Timber Homes, we’ve been building the highest quality homes for well over fifty years.
There’s just something to be said about the strong rustic stylings that timber homes possess. Whether it’s because of their “old world” charm or stupendous architecture, the allure of a timber home cannot be escaped. Often, people dream of having a retreat home in the mountains or some other wilderness setting. With Logangate Timber Homes, you don’t have to dream about it any longer, instead, you can live it. Our timber homes are designed to be affordable so that anyone can enjoy the rustic beauty of our great architectural designs. What makes our timber homes so affordable is the way in which they are built.
There are two ways that a timber home can be constructed; one is by use of timber framing and the other is post & beam construction. Our specialty here at Logangate is post & beam construction. The reason why we choose this method over timber framing is largely because of the affordability and turnaround time. Post & beam uses simpler connections or steel plates to connect the components. These connectors can either be exposed or hidden depending on your preference.
If exposed, they offer a great visual aspect to your timber home that cannot be found in timber framing. The use of prefabricated materials helps cut down on labor cost and expedites the erection of your new timber home. These are stark advantages over the more traditional timber frame construction. Essentially, you can have the beauty of a timber frame home in less time and for less cost. In fact, a well-built post & beam timber home is nearly indistinguishable from a timber framed home.
The advantages that our post & beam construction have to offer can be seen in all of our timber home models. Whether you’re interested in the Swiss architecture of the Grand Chalet, or the cozy design of the Sugar, you can be certain that your new timber home will look great and be done affordably and in a timely manner with Logangate. For more information about our timber homes or about the advantages of post & beam construction, contact us today!
Building a Logangate Timber Home shows that you have exceptional style, taste, and standards! We only use the highest quality materials while placing an emphasis on protecting our environment. We offer the highest quality pedestal homes, timber homes, and cabin kits at a very affordable price.
Our post and beam construction refers to the way we build homes using large timbers. Typically, steel plates are used tie members together. This allows for a home to have much more clerestory space that will enhance the beauty of wood. If you’re going to build a gorgeous new home, why settle for standard flat drywall ceilings? A gorgeous and expansive timber frame style home can be yours for pretty much the same price. Our post and beam construction provides vaulted wood ceilings supported by solid and gorgeous Douglas Fir timbers. Another added benefit is that our wall and roof components are built in a controlled factory setting to give you the highest level of craftsmanship, and allowing for the tightest fit possible. Building this way will also give you great savings on your energy bills. It’s time to start enjoying a comfortable home all year long and lower your energy bills. With Logangate, it’s affordable and easy!
Our post and beam homes are incredibly beautiful, and provide exceptional durability! In fact, they are structurally stronger than conventional platform construction. For over fifty years, Logangate has been dedicated to providing high-quality and gorgeous homes that are built in a way that is kind to the environment. If you want a gorgeous energy efficient home that is constructed with great attention to detail, look no further than Logangate.
If you are in the market for a new home and love the look of beautiful wood, a Timber Home is definitely the home for you. You will definitely end up with the house that all your neighbors will envy. Aside from just being beautiful, there are so many benefits to a well-constructed Timber Frame Home.
Benefits to a Logangate Timber Home:
· A Logangate Timber home is incredibly durable.
· Rot and insect resistant.
· Open, airy and extremely spacious.
· Very versatile. Timber home plans suit both modern and classical architecture.
· Timber Homes are warm. Insulation panels surround the timbers, making your home energy efficient/comfortable all year long.
When we say that a Logangate Timber Home is durable we mean it! In fact, it is structurally stronger than conventional platform construction and uses less wood. It will stand the test of time. Our post & beam construction provides vaulted wood ceilings supported by the strength of beautiful Douglas Fir timbers. Plus, the walls of our homes are built in our facility, so that you get an air tight seal. This is important because it will single-handedly eliminate drafts and help you save substantially on your monthly energy bills.
For fifty years, Logangate has been dedicated to providing high-quality and gorgeous homes that are built with the environment in mind. All of our top of the line homes are built to be environmentally sound which will save you money and create less waste. Our satisfied customers will all tell you, they didn’t just get a home with Logangate, they got a gorgeous, energy efficient home. A home that was constructed with great attention to detail. We would love to do the same for you! Don’t settle with any home, choose Logangate for a beautiful and energy efficient home.
When you hear the term post and beam construction it is referring to the term for building home frames with large timbers. Typically steel plates often tie members together. This allows for a home to have much more clerestory space to enhance the beauty of wood. Here at Logangate Timber Homes, we are proud of our reputation as one of the trusted leaders in the industry. We’ve earned our name because we build amazing homes at fair and honest prices!
Each and every one of our homes is built with the environment in mind. They are ALL built to be environmentally sound which will save you money and create less waste. It’s also a way of building that saves energy, which in return will save you a significant amount of money every month on your energy bills. Our post and beam construction provides vaulted wood ceilings supported by the strength of Douglas fir timbers. The benefit of Douglas fir timbers is that they are stronger, more durable and can handle higher impacts and weight loads. This means your timber home can withstand more extreme weather and are built to last longer than other wood types. Douglas fir lumber is considered to be one of the best woods for home building. This wood’s qualities for strength and durability give it high grades. When these trees are harvested and cut into pieces, the lumber is considered one of the finest types of wood in the building industry. It is renowned for its strength and durability. Specifically, it has received the highest softwood lumber grades for its ability to bend, tension parallel-to-grain, horizontal sheer, and compression. All these factors make Douglas fir lumber particularly adept at resisting harsh weather and also easy to nail and bond together.
Douglas Fir is a breathtakingly beautiful wood. There are few things more breathtakingly beautiful than a timber home with expansive ceilings and drop dead gorgeous views. What many people don’t realize is that they don’t have to do standard flat drywall ceilings. We want you to know that an expansive timber frame style home can be yours for about the same price. Our post & beam construction provides vaulted wood ceilings supported by the strength of Douglas fir timbers.
Here at Logangate, we specialize in classic architecture including mountain lodges, custom homes, lakeside retreats and all types of timber frame structures. We design and build ground up efficient and elegant timber frame homes. For over 45 years, we have been in business and strived to provide our customers with beautiful, energy efficient, affordable homes. Manufactured responsibly and sustainably, we want to build you your DREAM HOME.
Many homeowners that I come across love the look of a Timber frame home but think it’s way out of their price range when it comes down to it. They admire these homes when they see them on TV shows but when it comes time to build they end up settling. Many end up going with a more typical and standard flat drywall ceiling. The thinking behind this is that a custom timber frame style of home is going to break the bank. Here at Logangate Timber Homes, this is what we do best! Why have standard flat drywall ceilings when an expansive Timber frame style home can be yours for about the same price? Our post & beam construction provides vaulted wood ceilings supported by the strength of Douglas Fir timbers. The benefit of Douglas fir timbers is that they are stronger, more durable and can handle higher impacts and weight loads. This means your timber home can withstand more extreme weather and are built to last longer than other wood types.
Simply speaking, Timber homes are made with post and beam or timber frame construction, using heavy timbers instead of 2x’s or roof trusses. There is nothing like looking up at the ceiling of a timber home with its real wood beauty.
Here at Logangate Timber Homes, we are proud of our reputation as one of the trusted leaders in the industry. We’ve earned our name because we are extremely good at what we do and we do it affordably. For over 50 years, Logangate has been dedicated to providing high quality and gorgeous homes to our customers. Built with the environment in mind our homes are built to be environmentally sound which will save you money and create less waste. It’s also a way of building that saves energy, which in return will save you a significant amount of money every month on your heating and cooling bills. Here at Logangate, we don’t just build homes, we build high quality, energy efficient, gorgeous DREAM homes. That’s the Logangate difference!
If you’ve fallen in love with the perfect location to build your dream house only to be told the terrain is too steep, hilly or rocky, Logangate Timber Homes can help! We are extremely proud of our reputation as one of the trusted leaders in the building industry. We’ve earned our reputation by building some of the highest quality and drop dead gorgeous timber homes throughout the U.S. We believe everyone should have the home of their dreams and we are honored to help you make your dream a reality.
If the terrain that you have chosen to build your home on is steep or has other building challenges, our Cantilever Homes are the perfect solution! In simple terms, Cantilever Homes make the impossible, possible. Our Pedestal Home cantilevers 10ft in each direction! Cantilever Homes are simply, beams that are anchored only on one end. This allows for overhanging structures without having to have external bracing, giving your home a clean unique look. We have a wide variety of cantilever home plans that can be customized to fit your needs, style and budget. Foundation savings can be dramatic with this approach. This smart way of building is a very clever way to build around what was once considered restricted or out of the question. If you decide on this type of building, be prepared for amazing views that are both visually and spatially thrilling.
Here at Logangate, we have been in business for over 45 years and are your “go-to” builders when it comes to turning your dreams into reality. All of our homes are built responsibly and sustainably. Our homes are durable, energy efficient and beautiful. No matter how steep, hilly or rocky the terrain, we here at Logangate will build you the home of your DREAMS. That’s the Logangate difference.
Many people who are in the process of having a home built really don’t understand the true meaning of the term ‘pre-fab home.’ A pre-fab home also known as a pre-built home is basically a home that has pre made pieces, like walls, gable panels, roof panels, etc. Here at Logangate Timber Homes, we are extremely proud of our reputation as one of the trusted leaders in the industry. We’ve built our stellar reputation by building the highest quality homes at fair and honest prices. We build your home wall panel by panel in our controlled factory setting. This allows for the highest quality construction and therefore a precision fit on the job site. The beauty of our pre-fab home is that since the walls of our homes are built in our facility, you can get an air tight seal that is hard to create outside of our factory setting, eliminating drafts and helping you save energy dollars. Many of our satisfied customers say because of this building method, their energy bills have been the lowest they’ve ever been!
Here at Logangate Timber Homes, building beautiful custom, dream homes is what we do best. Logangate is so committed to green building, that we practice sustainable manufacturing, conserving electricity, use renewable energy and strive toward zero waste. We have been in business for over 50 years and strive to provide our customers with a beautiful, energy efficient, and affordable home. You can rest assured that every single one of our homes is built responsibly and sustainably. No exceptions.
The way that Logangate does business is different from other companies. We purchase directly from the lumber mill and factories so that we are able to cut out the middle man markup. Our homes can be customized to fit your needs, style and budget. From timber homes, to pedestal homes, to cantilever homes and more we can help you build the homes of your dreams. Affordably and with an emphasis on taking care of our environment. That’s the way Logangate does business.
The Pedestal Home is one of Logangate’s most popular homes for a variety of reasons. For starters, this design is truly unique featuring a main structure that cantilevers ten feet from all four sides of a small foundation. This allows you to build in locations that are otherwise unavailable due to terrain or cost. The small footprint means minimum site disturbance preserving the natural state of the building area. Our custom Pedestal Home is perfect for sensitive sites that include steep slopes, flood plains and marshes. This unique design enables you to truly build anywhere!
Our pedestal home makes less of an environmental impact and makes it easier and more affordable to build on locations like mountainsides and coastal areas. The skies the limit. With a home from Logangate you can build right on the beach with less cost than traditional construction because the foundation is smaller so it costs less to raise your home to the elevation requirements. You can even build on steep slopes. Get that mountaintop view with minimal environmental disturbance. Plus our home is built to resist extreme weather no matter what Mother Nature dishes out!
Here at Logangate Timber Homes, we are extremely proud of our reputation as one of the trusted leaders in the industry. We use very high quality materials that are extremely green and energy efficient. Plus, we keep our overhead down so we can offer fair and honest pricing. We have been building beautiful, custom built homes for over 45 years. We strive to provide our customers with beautiful, energy efficient, affordable homes. Manufactured responsibly and sustainably, you can feel good about purchasing a gorgeous Logangate Home.