Chart Your 2020 Log Home Course with These Events

A new decade means charting a new course to your new Katahdin Cedar Log Home. This eventful educational journey can often get a jumpstart by attending one of the several log home events offered each year. No matter which event you choose, these shows are a great way to compare and contrast log home manufacturers,… Read more »


Green Tip: Indoor Air Quality

Indoor air quality (IAQ) is an important factor to consider when building your Katahdin Cedar Log Home. Because our super-efficient Energy Envelope System prevents air leakage to save energy, it’s important to include systems in your log home —or any tightly sealed home— to ensure fresh air is circulating at an appropriate level of air… Read more »


What’s New in Laundry Rooms?

For busy families, a well-designed laundry room can make a new Katahdin Cedar Log Home fire on all cylinders. The laundry room location is often one of the first decisions homebuyers make when tackling design details. Situating the laundry room adjacent to bedrooms, on the main level or as part of a mudroom can make… Read more »


The Modern Pantry—Evolution of a Kitchen Tradition

As kitchens become more integrated with main living areas, many homeowners are opting to include a pantry to help organize clutter and provide storage for a range of kitchen items. When planning your Katahdin Cedar Log Home design you’ll want to consider these factors when designing your new home’s pantry. Butler’s Pantry These walk-in style… Read more »

Trade Tip Tuesday – Don’t Forget Fluffy

Good afternoon everyone! Thank you for joining us for Trade Tip Tuesday this week. It’s a really fun one today so let’s get right to it. Keep reading for today’s Trade Tip: Don’t Forget Fluffy! It’s no big secret that pets are a big part of many people’s lives. According to the American Pet Products… Read more »


Ring in the New Year with Katahdin!

We start off the new year in the Midwest: first in Nashville, Tenn., and Columbus, Ohio. Then it’s off to Kansas City, Mo., continuing on to Atlanta, Ga.. No matter which event you choose, these shows are a great way to compare and contrast log home manufacturers, styles and options under one roof. You’ll learn… Read more »


Carve Out Your Home Office Space

Much as we’d like to resist, the home office space has become an important element to the modern home. So how do you carve out a home office that will keep you productive and happy? We take a look at features you should consider for your Katahdin Cedar Log Home’s home office space. Natural light… Read more »

Welcoming Entry Ways

Entry ways provide your visitors with a first impression of your home. Whether dramatic or simple, elegant or rustic, the entry into your Katahdin Cedar Log Home needs to reflect your style. And because it’s the transition between outdoors and indoors, it checks some functionality boxes, as well. Get the lighting right If your doorway… Read more »


Five Top Benefits of a Three-Season Porch

One relatively inexpensive upgrade to your Katahdin Cedar Log Home to consider is the three- season porch. Three season porches add bonus living space without breaking the budget. By closing in part or all of your home’s outdoor deck or terrace, you’ll be able to enjoy the outdoors in style! Here are the top five… Read more »