Spring Is In The Air!

Date Posted: April 13, 2015

With the winter months almost behind us, it’s time to start thinking about preparing your log home for spring. Cold temperatures and excessive amounts of rain and snow can take a toll on your log walls, if not addressed early on. Follow this simple steps to ensure that your log home is protected and ready… Read the full article

Checking/Cracks in Log Homes

Date Posted: March 30, 2015

We’ve all seen the tiny cracks in telephone polls, log homes, and even log furniture. These cracks are known as checks and naturally occur in round logs. While checks are common in round logs, there are a few things you should know about them as a log homeowner. Checking occurs as the logs dry and… Read the full article

March 27-28 Log & Timber Show MN

Date Posted: March 24, 2015

JOIN HIAWATHA LOG HOMES THIS WEEKEND at the Earle Brown Heritage Center/Carriage Hall 6155 Earle Brown Dr., Minneapolis, MN 55430 Phone (763) 569-6300 DATES/HOURS Show March 27-28, 2015 Friday 12pm-8pm Saturday 10am-6pm If you’re serious about educating yourself before you remodel or build your new, custom log home, The Log and Timber Home Show is… Read the full article

HLH Design Demo

Date Posted: January 29, 2013

Using the latest CAD design, Hiawatha Log Homes can plan, design, and create your dream home. Take a walk through your new home using our state of the art software.

Hiawatha Feature: Country’s Best Cabins


Date Posted: May 8, 2012

Hiawatha Log Homes is currently featured in the June edition of Country’s Best Cabins. Our Alamosa Pass floorplan has been included as part of “Country’s Best Floor Plans & Design Ideas”, meant to help readers find a home that fits their lifestyle. Paired with beautiful photographs the article describes some of the key features of… Read the full article

Hiawatha Feature: Cozy Cabins


Date Posted: April 30, 2012

Cozy Cabins recently featured Hiawatha Log Homes in their annual Ultimate Cabin Guide. In the article, “hands-on experience”, owners Bob and Mary Petersen describe the process of constructing and decorating their log home in Escanaba, Michigan. The 1,424 square foot home featured in the article was produced by Hiawatha Log Homes. The Petersen’s based their… Read the full article

Log Homes: Beautiful & Eco-Friendly

Date Posted: April 12, 2012

Most of us can agree that log homes are beautiful, but as it turns out there are many other benefits to owning a log home as well. One of those benefits being their environmentally friendly nature. See below for some of the many reasons why log homes are often the greener choice: Reduced Waste: Very… Read the full article

Peshekee Sauna Contest

Date Posted: December 20, 2011

Congratulations Kate TerHaar! Congratulations Kate TerHaar of Cedarville, Mi you have been selected as the winner of the Peshekee Sauna!

Fall Cleaning

Date Posted: November 28, 2011

Everyone’s heard of spring cleaning, but fall cleaning is just as important. Now is a great time to clean up your logs and get your house ready for winter. A gentle hosing should clean off most of the dirt, grim and cobwebs. We don’t recommend using a power washer on your log home because you… Read the full article

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