For many of us, the opportunity to build a log or timber frame house is the realization of a lifelong dream. But what makes a house a home is the people we share it with and the memories we make there.

If you plan to pass your log and timber home on to future generations, this article in Log Cabin Homes Magazine shows how today’s single-level houses employ creative angles and strategic floor plans that perform flawlessly for every life stage, from young families to retirees.