Round Log Post and Beam Homes
Right from the first glance you can see that a hand
crafted post and beam log home from The Log Connection has been carefully prepared
by master craftsmen that focus on the finer details and finishing
cuts to provide a distinctive log home package you will see, smell
and touch for generations.
One of many advantages is that
a post and beam home does not
have the design limitations found with a stacked log package due to
Without those rigid design
guidelines, the options are nearly endless for architectural
expression and award winning design creativity.
are invited to work with our in-house design team to create a unique
custom log home plan or modify any of our
existing floor plans and adapt them
to suit your requirements. Please keep in mind that any of our stacked log plans can easily be
adapted to a post and beam style.
The Log Connection has over
23 consecutive years
experience designing and building hand crafted post and beam log
homes. The traditional round log post and beam style (as shown on
this page) and our newer more modern
4SquareTM system has become very
popular in recent years.
Our log packages are not a do-it-yourself style
This means that our pre-built package arrives at your site ready to
assemble, not built on delivery. The Log Connection craftsmen
pre-cut and fit the log package before delivery to ensure
accuracy and the most efficient use of man power and crane time during delivery
sizing will very from design to design but we traditionally use 15"
and larger posts hand crafted from large Douglas Fir and Western Red Cedar.
Each post receives precise shaping and detailing to produce a clean
consistent joint where it will make contact with a horizontal log
member. To ensure the greatest possible strength and demand the most
accurate tolerances we connect them together with a continuous
4"x4"x3" structural tenon. (Not a drilled or pegged post)
|The sizing of our horizontal
log floor and roof beams are designed to carry and transfer the
structural loads down the supporting log posts to the foundation.
Building aesthetics often exceeds the engineering requirements and
we select larger diameter logs then necessary to achieve a massive
looking structural log roof system.
The Log Connection supplies the complete post and beam
frame, similar to the first illustration to the left
Once the structural post and beam frame is delivered and erected
at your site the general contractor will finish your home to a
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