Monday, April 6, 2015

I love this old photo. . .


Our next project out at the cabin. . .

I have several logs left over from an old house that will not go back together again the way it came down. So I have come up with a project for these now extra logs.

That's right, a log adirondack shelter.














 My logs are the hewn type that will require chinking between the logs.
 But in the end it should look something like one of these.
I like the way this front wall is finished. Mine are long enough to do something like this, or. . . .














. . . if I have enough, something like this!

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

A couple from the interior. . .

 The piano my dad got from an old school many, many years ago. We have since had it rebuilt.


Monday, March 30, 2015

Add this to your log library. .

A Classic, Building The Hewn Log House, by Charles McRaven. 1978

If you can get a copy of this, pick it up. Well worth having on your bookshelf.

I just got it from Amazon's used books.
Still some copies available for under a dollar.














It is the predecessor of;

. . . and a couple of his others.