Alpine Update

GOT LOG ROT?  LOG REPAIR VERSUS LOG REPLACEMENTGOT LOG ROT? LOG REPAIR VERSUS LOG REPLACEMENT

How do you know if your log home has rotten logs? One method is to knock on the logs. This method is not always a fool proof way to locate rotten logs, but it works 90% of the time. The healthy logs will sound solid. If there is a hollow or soft area in the log, you will experience a noticeably... Read more »

PREVENTING LOG ROT IN YOUR LOG HOMEPREVENTING LOG ROT IN YOUR LOG HOME

Being a log home owner doesn’t mean log rot has to be a part of your life. There are many ways to prevent log rot, the best one being during the design phase. If you are just starting down the path of building a log home, ensure the overhangs are properly designed to provide the best protection.... Read more »

TIME TO CONSIDER LOG HOME MAINTENANCE…?TIME TO CONSIDER LOG HOME MAINTENANCE…?

 Before you run to the nearest hardware store and start trying to fix everything yourself, here are a few tips that may save you a lot of time and money in the long run. Beware of the “know-it-all” handyman or painter who may give you poor advice. Many of the products that you might use on a... Read more »

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA LOG HOME BUILDER LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITENORTHERN CALIFORNIA LOG HOME BUILDER LAUNCHES NEW WEBSITE

Welcome to our new website! We are thrilled to finally have it on-line. As a premiere Northern California log home builder, we are constantly getting requests for pictures of our work, questions about our services and asked for tips on maintaining log homes. We plan to utilize this blog to answer a... Read more »

New Posts Coming Soon!New Posts Coming Soon!

Please check back in with us to read our blogs about: Chinking and Caulking Log Home Accents and Enhancements Log Repair and Replacement New Home Construction Pre-construction Consulting Restoration Stain Removal Staining  ... Read more »