Mountaineer Log Homes planes the logs from
timber cants that are
purchased regionally. Northern white
cedar comes from Eastern Canada, Michigan or
northeastern United States.
wood is used to make the logs and timbers?
Mountaineer Log Homes uses quality northern
white cedar, eastern hemlock and eastern white
pine to produce the various log styles that
I have to purchase a standard floor plan?
A. No. We
can manufacture your Mountaineer Log Home
according to your custom floor plan. Estimates
the logs treated?
Northern white cedar and hemlock logs are not
treated because they have a natural toxicity
to insects and resistance to decay. Eastern
white pine logs in our packages will be
treated with borate, that is a clear treatment
to protect the log against decay and wood
shipping included in the cost of my log
Shipping of a package is included in the cost
of the log home package up to 250 miles.
will I unload my log home package?
buyer is responsible for the unloading of the
materials. The package will arrive on a flat
bed truck. It is best to have a 2500 pound
capacity fork lift available to off load the
material. Pella will deliver the windows and
I assemble the log home myself?
With basic carpentry skills and hand tools,
you can assemble your pre-cut log home
package. Logs are labeled and are accompanied
by a log lay-up plan. A Mountaineer Log Home
Representative will come out to your project
to get you started.
is electrical wiring routed in my
Mountaineer Log Home?
base log has a wiring channel that
accommodated the outer wall wiring. Most
wiring is done conventionally through the
my entire Mountaineer Log Home pre-cut?
majority of your log home package is precut to
length. However, due to differences in
building techniques a few components of your
Mountaineer Log Home package needs to be
measured and cut precisely at your building