Optimal energy efficiency is a primary goal in the design of any log or timber home. While heat from the sun is readily available, the challenge remains in capturing, storing, and utilizing it efficiently.
If you plan to pass your log and timber home on to future generations, this article in Log Cabin Homes Magazine provides a way to use passive solar systems to use the sun for a home’s energy needs.
In the next 6-12 months I’m looking to find a nice lot on a real nice lake and have a log home built. I’m not sure if your company actually has lots or access to nice lots on lakes to build on. Interested in different plans for your homes.