We Can Help with Non-Log Homes!

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At River to River Log Homes, we specialize in building and restoring log homes to their natural beauty. But did you know that our services are not limited to log structures? That’s right – we are skilled and experienced in working with homes built from a variety of materials beyond just logs. Whether your home is constructed from timber, brick, stone, or any other material, we offer top-notch restoration, renovation, and maintenance services to keep your home looking and functioning its best. While log homes have their own unique set of challenges and requirements, we understand that all types of homes require regular upkeep to maintain their structural integrity and aesthetic appeal.

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Log Home as an Investment Property

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Investing in a log home equates to investing in a unique lifestyle. Log home sales have been steadily increasing over the past decade, highlighting a growing interest and investment potential in this market. Log homes tend to retain their value over time, which makes them a stable and potentially profitable investment option, especially in popular tourist regions known for rustic and natural settings.

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Top Tips for Spring Log Home Maintenance

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Owning a log home is akin to owning a slice of history, replete with its unique set of maintenance necessities. Regular inspections are vital to identify potential issues like rot, pests, settling, and moisture problems. To protect your log home from moisture damage, maintaining proper soil drainage, seals, and rain gutters is necessary. Strategic planting of flora can also serve as an efficient moisture shield.

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6 Steps for Spring Log Home Revitalization

As the chill of winter fades away and the promise of spring fills the air, it’s time to give your beloved log cabin or log home the attention it deserves. Here at River to River Log Homes, we’re all about preserving the beauty and charm of your rustic retreat. If you follow these tips, you can ensure your log home remains a cozy haven for years to come.

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How to Modernize a Log Cabin or Log Home

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There is something special about the rustic charm and cozy atmosphere of a log home. It captures the hearts of homeowners. But as much as we love the classic look of log homes, we also recognize the importance of modernizing these houses to meet the needs and preferences of today’s discerning homeowners. The good news is that you can update your log home without losing its charm. You just need the help of a professional to point you in the right direction. Here are some tips on how to modernize a log home or cabin while preserving its rustic allure:

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Stain & Sealcoat: How Often Should You Treat Your Log Home?

Maintaining the beauty and structural integrity of your log home is crucial to ensuring its longevity and preserving its natural charm. Here at River to River Log Homes, we understand the importance of regular maintenance, including staining and sealcoating, to protect your investment and keep your home looking its best.

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Water Damage & Logs

As experts in log home and log cabin restoration, we have seen firsthand the damaging effects of water on wood structures. Water damage can have a significant impact on the integrity and longevity of log homes and cabins, posing serious risks to both their structural stability and aesthetic appeal. And with all of the moisture this winter, moisture is a very real issue relative to log home and log cabin maintenance!

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Log Home Maintenance

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Maintaining a log home is a lot like taking care of your vehicle. Just like a car needs regular washing to preserve its paint job, your log cabin requires consistent cleaning to protect its wood and keep it looking its best. At River to River Log Homes, we emphasize the importance of log home maintenance and recommend washing your log home one to two times a year. We will discuss this process and recommend some types of products you may consider in this process.

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Sanding Logs

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When it comes to log home and log cabin maintenance, one of the critical steps in the restoration process is sanding. At River to River Log Homes, we specialize in restoring the natural beauty of log structures. In this blog post, we dive into the importance of sanding to smooth logs and log ends or remove finishes.

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