Gallery: True North Log Homes Unveils a New Wall System That Doesn’t Le...


Log homes are much beloved for their nostalgic appeal but one downside is that they typically form leaks between the timbers. Luckily, True North Log Homes has come up with a couple of nice tricks to keep their logs homes from coming apart at the seams and avoid the issue and cost of chinking every year. The walls are literality pushed down and springs squeeze the gasketed logs together for the life of the home. The environmental impact of the relative energy savings of these log walls is complemented by the fact that the wood is all FSC-certified, reducing the home’s impact.

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