How much does it cost to build a log cabin in North Carolina?
Our cabins typically range from $125 to $225 per square foot. Once we know where you would like to build your new home and which dream home you’ve selected, we can give you exact pricing on your completed Blue Ridge Log Cabin right down to the light bulbs!
Are log homes any good?
Log homes are great at maintaining temperature and conserving energy. This helps keep the home comfortable without having to rely as much on your HVAC. According to a NAHB study, homes constructed with solid log walls are generally 2.5% to 15% more energy efficient than standard stick-frame construction.
Are log homes difficult to maintain?
Maintenance Concerns All homes require some exterior care and maintenance, but log homes require a bit more than usual. Once a year, the home’s exterior should be washed to remove pollen, insect debris and other dirt. At that time, the home should be checked for mildew and mold, which should be removed if present.
Do log cabins increase in value?
A log cabin can be a fabulous investment. It not only adds valuable living space to your garden, it can add, on average, at least 5% – even up to 15%! – to the value of your house.
Do log cabins depreciate in value?
Traditional caravans and lodges will depreciate in value from the moment they are purchased. With such high quality build, these properties are an appreciating asset which will maintain saleable value as a brick building would.
How long will a log home last?
Log cabins can last anywhere between 20-50 years if done right. Log cabins can even last for a full century if it’s properly looked after and built in a good location that doesn’t experience extreme weather changes. If one is built incorrectly, it can require extreme maintenance within 5 years.
Is there a log cabin in North Carolina?
The beauty of North Carolina’s mountain land is timeless and presents the ideal country real estate for your log home. Start by browsing our listings of log homes for sale in North Carolina. Each log home has a unique architectural style, remember to view log cabin photos tab.
How long have log cabin builders been building homes?
This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged. At Quality Log Home Builders, we’ve been building log homes and log cabins for more than 35 years. We know where to get the best solid wood and engineered logs for your home at prices unmatched by the competition.
How big are the lakes in North Carolina?
Numerous Lakes of All Sizes. North Carolina is home to more than 50 lakes! The state’s many lakes range from the vast 520 mile shoreline of Lake Norman, to tiny Wolf Creek Lake tucked away in the Smoky Mountains.
Where are the best lakes in North Carolina?
These lakes boast deep, clean, cold water surrounded by forested mountain views that are just as pristine as the water. Central North Carolina provides large, man-made lakes that are easily accessible by nearby major cities. Charlotte, Raleigh, and Greensboro all have beautiful recreational lakes within a one hour drive from each.