Wooden Cabins

A log cabin is a small log house, especially a less finished or architecturally sophisticated structure. Log cabins have an ancient history in Europe, and in America are often associated with first generation home building by settlers.Typically, frontier cabins featured only one room, which served as kitchen, dining room, living room, workroom, and bedroom. It was not uncommon for a family of six to ten people to live in a single log cabin.

Are Wooden/Log Cabins only temporary?

No, generally log cabins will be classed as 'permitted development. ' This doesn't mean however, that you shouldn't check with your local planner or Planning Portal. The larger the log cabin and the closer it is to your property boundary, the more likely you are to need permission.Most counties require a dwelling to be over a certain square footage, but they also allow buildings to be built on your property without permits.

What is the best species wood for log homes or Wooden Cabins?

1.Cedar Log Homes. Cedar is definitely one of my favourite choices for log cabins. It is very durable. ...

2. Fir and Spruce Log Homes. Fir and spruce are very common log home species choices. ...

3. Cypress Log Homes. Cypress is a good choice.