Log Cabins: They're Not Just For Lumberjacks Anymore
Chic, iconic, and surprising, log cabins are one of the hottest trends in homebuilding, with amazing examples of craftsmanship standing all around the world. Some of today's most inspired log cabin designs are in unexpected places, while others command attention from a mountaintop while showcasing views that are nothing short of amazing. Either way, the log cabin attaches its own unique sense of history and architecture.
The Best Kitchens For Families
This area is typically the most used, most coveted, and most expensive part of the house to deck out. And if you have kids, extra measures might need to be taken in order to create a kitchen that is family friendly and still as sexy as you want it to be.
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