Spring Cottage Life Show

Spring Cottage Life Show

Get ready for spring with the annual Cottage Life Show, held at the International Centre in Mississauga, March 21-24, 2019.Meet 600 exhibitors showing boats, docks, builders, contractors, innovative building products, green solutions, decor and style, arts and crafts,...
Toronto Fall Cottage Life Show

Toronto Fall Cottage Life Show

True North Log Homes will be on hand at the Fall Cottage Life show at the International Centre in Toronto on October 19-21, 2018. Stop by and visit them at booth #554. For more information about the Cottage Life Show, or to buy tickets...
Log Home Events and Seminars

Log Home Events and Seminars

If you are in the Muskoka area and looking for more information on building a log home, True North Log Homes is holding a Factory Tour & Construction Seminar on May 26th in Bracebridge. Also they will be on hand at various events through the summer to answer any...
Factory Tour & Construction Seminar

Factory Tour & Construction Seminar

True North’s popular Factory Tour and Construction Seminar is a unique event that demonstrates how a True North Log Home is manufactured and built. Learn how we use our over 19 Canadian and U.S. patents to build your log home. At True North, we believe that...
Where To Build A Log Cabin/Home?

Where To Build A Log Cabin/Home?

You should spend as much time researching and exploring land options as you do on the style and design of your new log structure. Views and sunlight are important factors to take into consideration. These two factors can affect the natural heating and lighting of your...
What is Hewing?

What is Hewing?

In woodworking, hewing is the process of converting a log from its rounded natural form into lumber (timber) with more or less flat surfaces using primarily an axe. It is an ancient method, and before the advent of the industrial-era type of sawmills, it was a...
Log Homes and Christmas Trees

Log Homes and Christmas Trees

Eastern White Pine is a popular choice in Ontario for log home construction due to its abundance in the province and in general, its straightness of growth. Other common types of trees used in Canada for building log structures are Western Red Cedar, Western Douglas...
Last Prefab Webinar of 2016

Last Prefab Webinar of 2016

Build a Home You Love, Within Your Budget, Designed to Last a Lifetime. Learn more in this free 1 hour webinar offered by Lindal Cedar Homes. What You’ll Learn: • Why Lindal is #1 in custom prefab home design, and why quality prefab is a better choice. • How the...
Free Webinar from Lindal Cedar Homes

Free Webinar from Lindal Cedar Homes

Introducing modern home designs created by Lindal Elements & the Lindal Architects Collaborative. Learn why Lindal is a world leader in modern prefab in this engaging, one-hour webinar, presented live by former Lindal CEO Michael Harris. The newxt seminar date is...
How Logs are Prepared

How Logs are Prepared

The logs in log houses have a varying degree of moisture content; all logs have moisture when freshly cut. In the case of handcrafted logs moisture will naturally leave the timber, drying it out until it stabilizes with its climate. This drying-out causes movement and...
Free Webinar Offered by Lindal Cedar Homes

Free Webinar Offered by Lindal Cedar Homes

Learn why Lindal is the preeminent modern prefab in this free webinar. Learn how they can help you design a home you love, within your budget and built to last a lifetime. The one-hour presentation by former Lindal CEO Michael Harris is followed by an interactive...
Log Wall Styles

Log Wall Styles

There are different log styles that can be used in log home construction. Here are some of the different types, with the features and advantages of each. Premier Dovetail Legendary Logcrafters Ltd. prides itself on being one of the premier builders of Handcrafted...