• Build Your Own Low-Cost Log Home (Garden Way Publishing Classic)

    The classic log cabin exudes a charm and simplicity that can’t be matched. In this straightforward guide, Roger Hard provides expert advice on building your own log home without breaking your budget. Step-by-step instructions and easy-to-follow diagrams cover everything from choosing a site and felling trees to maintaining your house for years to come. Learn the pros and cons of ready-to-build kits and different heating systems as you make your dream house a reality.

    • Brand: Storey Publishing, LLC
    • ASIN: 0882663992
    • UPC: 370380039946

  • Building a Log Cabin in Alaska in Four Months: Using the trees from two acres of land

    This book should be helpful as a “how to” guide for a man working alone to build a strong, yet simple log cabin made to last. It can be a log cabin that a man can be proud to call his home or for a getaway home on the weekend. I built the 13 by 41 foot cabin shell, including cutting down the trees and peeling off the bark, in three months while camping out in a tent. Cutting down the trees and peeling off the bark took more than half of the time in completing the shell of the cabin. It was hard work, but by using the trees on my property, and a couple that I got off the river’s gravel bar, I saved money and it gave me a more satisfying feeling of accomplishment as I lived my dream. I did the work by myself without anyone or any heavy log moving equipment helping. My wife, Su, and my then seven year old son, Anthony, helped me to work on the cabin mainly by freeing me from having to cook, clean, and do other daily chores while the cabin went up. We lived in a tent on our property for 4½ months as we built the cabin. The extra month and a half was needed due to the not expected deep snow upon our arrival in March in Alaska, and having to survey the land before I could start cutting down trees. I give some special pointers that will help with building a log cabin in a cold, s...

    • ASIN: B006ZOEFBU

  • The Foxfire Book: Hog Dressing, Log Cabin Building, Mountain Crafts and Foods, Planting by the Signs, Snake Lore, Hunting Tales, Faith Healing, Moonshining, and Other Affairs of Plain Living

    First published in 1972, The Foxfire Book was a surprise bestseller that brought Appalachia's philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers. Whether you wanted to hunt game, bake the old-fashioned way, or learn the art of successful moonshining, The Foxfire Museum and Heritage Center had a contact who could teach you how with clear, step-by-step instructions.This classic debut volume of the acclaimed series covers a diverse array of crafts and practical skills, including log cabin building, hog dressing, basketmaking, cooking, fencemaking, crop planting, hunting, and moonshining, as well as a look at the history of local traditions like snake lore and faith healing.

    • Brand: Penguin Random House LLC
    • ASIN: 0385073534

  • Log House Plans: Revised Edition

    Learn from the Best: Build an Acclaimed Mackie Log House This big book gives you 48 log-house plans, with photographs, elevations and building tips. When combined with the basic text of B. Allan Mackie's Building with Logs, this book is the next step for the serious log-home builder -- the complete map for getting the job underway. Designs range from a 432 square-foot guesthouse through a 1,140 square-foot cabin (that began as a ski lodge and eventually became Mackie's home) to a 3,300 square-foot masterpiece that contains a sauna and swimming pool. Somewhere in this wealth of log-house plans is the perfect home and cottage for all who love logs buildings and are planning one for themselves. B. Allan Mackie continues to teach, design, and build. His schools have trained thousands of good crafts people; some of whom formed building companies internationally, with the result that the worldwide standard for excellence in log building is now a Mackie log house.

    • Brand: Brand: Firefly Books
    • ASIN: 1552091031

  • Stone, Log and Earth Houses: Building with Elemental Materials

    Authors: Magnus Berglund Publisher: Taunton Pr Keywords:elemental, materials, building, houses, earth, stone Pages: 159 Published: 1986-11 Language: English Category: Design & Construction, Home Design, How-to & Home Improvements, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, ISBN-10: 0918804612 ISBN-13: 9780918804617 Binding: Paperback

    • Brand: Brand: Taunton Pr
    • ASIN: 0918804612

  • Manhunt

    A woman with a talent for numbers, Alexandra Scott wanted to escape the rat race and go someplace where the men outnumber the women. Trading in her Wall Street job and fancy condo for a rundown cabin in the woods. She's now Alaskan Wilderness Woman. It isn't long before she finds exactly what she's looking for: one sexy pilot named Michael Casey. But this confirmed bachelor has no intentions of getting caught in any woman's crosshairs—especially a hunter as appealing as Alex. It'll take skill, determination, and a little romantic persuasion for this big-game hunter to bag her prey.

    • Brand: Evanovich, Janet
    • ASIN: 0060598824

  • Foxfire 9 (Foxfire Series)

    First published in 1972, The Foxfire Book was a surprise bestseller that brought Appalachia's philosophy of simple living to hundreds of thousands of readers. Whether you wanted to hunt game, bake the old-fashioned way, or learn the art of successful moonshining, The Foxfire Museum and Heritage Center had a contact who could teach you how with clear, step-by-step instructions.The ninth volume of the series includes information about general stores, the Jud Nelson wagon, a  praying rock, a Catawban Indian potter, "haint" tales, quilting, home cures, and more on the log cabin.

    • Brand: Penguin Random House LLC
    • ASIN: 0385177445

  • Welcome To Our Cabin Guest Book

    Create a lovely keepsake for your cabin with this guest book themed with buffalo plaid and evergreen trees."This guest book measures 8.5" x 8.5" with 80 pages. Cover is matte paperback with a firm binding. Pages include space for names, hometowns, and messages of guests. Lillamie Books creates high quality journals and guest books for destinations around the world.

    • ASIN: 1729047858

  • Welcome to our Cabin: Vacation Rental Guest Book - 197 Guest Entry Pages with Prompts - 8.25" x 8.25" Large Guestbook - Mountain Deer

    The cover of the guest book features a beautiful mountain wildlife scene with a deer and pine trees and serene low lying fog. The full moon is shining and illuminating a flying eagle on a tranquil night.This unique guest book is great for vacation home rentals, bed and breakfasts, beach house destinations, cabins in the woods, or any property you are renting for vacations and holidays. This book has 197 pages for guests to document their stay.Each page has questions the visitors can answer, such as, What restaurant(s) in the area do you recommend?Please share your favorite memory from this trip...This book looks great on your sign in counter or table. Vacationers will love answering the questions and sharing their experience, tips, and memories with the host and other guests.

    • ASIN: 179876301X

  • Guest Book: Record Positive Messages from Guests of Tropical Paradise Destination (Short-Term Rental Cabin, Apartment, Condominium, Beach House, Bed and Breakfast)

    Guest Book Features 8.25" x 6" book with leather style cover 100 pages (5 guests per page) to record messages from guests Columns for guests to write in their name, dates of stay, travelling from and messagesPerfect housewarming gift for lodging or homestay hosts whose properties are listed on Airbnb, Booking, Agoda, TripAdvisor, etc. Perfect to also give during birthdays, Christmas and anniversaries.

    • ASIN: 1793071675