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21
Jul, 2021

Tips for Maintaining Your Log Cabin

Here are a few basic tips that can help keep your log cabin looking its best.


10
Jul, 2021

Ecohome can offer Turn Key services for Log Cabins now

From design to completion, we will be with you every step of the way to create the perfect log cabin for you.


29
Jun, 2021

Important Things to know before buying a log cabin

If you are thinking of buying an Ecohome log cabin, there are a number of things you should consider first.


17
Jun, 2021

How long do Log cabins last in Ireland?

Log cabins that are built correctly and properly maintained will last a lifetime.


7
Jun, 2021

What foundation to choose for my log cabin?

Choosing the foundation for your log cabin is an important decision. Foundations are necessary to ensure that the weight of your log cabin does not cause it to sink into the ground beneath.


1
Jun, 2021

What’s the difference between a log cabin and a conventional block built home?

There are significant features between these two structures that make a world of difference.


26
Apr, 2021

Can I have a wood burner in my log cabin?

A wood stove adds an extra ‘cosy’ element to any log cabin. There are a few things to take into consideration if you are planning on having one installed.


21
Apr, 2021

How much does it cost to build a log cabin?

Log cabins are much cheaper to build than conventional block built homes for a number of reasons.


12
Apr, 2021

Why it is Important to Paint Your Log Cabin

Painting your log cabin is the single most important step to ensure it lasts a lifetime.


5
Apr, 2021

Creating a Private gym in your backyard

There are so many advantages to owning your own gym.


29
Mar, 2021

Building a Granny Flat in a Log Cabin

Building a granny flat on your existing property is becoming very popular especially as the cost of buying and renting houses has increased so dramatically.


23
Mar, 2021

Is it Possible to Use a Log Cabin as a Tiny Home?

The beauty of an Ecohome log cabin is in its versatility.


15
Mar, 2021

The Benefits of building a residential log cabin

There are many benefits of owning a log cabin so let’s learn more about them!


7
Mar, 2021

EcoHome Log Cabins – Finest quality guarantee

Our goal is to continually deliver on our high standards of cabin quality. Our timber cabins are built using the best materials and to the highest European standards.


19
Feb, 2021

Office Log Cabin in your backgarden? Why not?

A major advantage of having a home office in your garden is that you can segregate your work time and home life.


9
Feb, 2021

5 Important Facts About Log Cabin Heating You Need to Know

It is very important to choose the right log cabin heating system for maximum heating efficiency.


24
Jan, 2021

Decorating your log cabin interior

Your log cabin décor can be anything that you wish it to be.


30
Dec, 2020

Log Cabin Finance Offers

You can finance your log cabin simply and easily with different plans available depending on how much you wish to borrow and your financial status.


10
Dec, 2020

Building log Cabins for Schools

Building a log cabin for preschools and schools has many advantages over buying a standard port-a-cabin or building a costly and disruptive extension for creating extra classroom space.


27
Nov, 2020

Do I need a planning permission for log cabin in Ireland?

It depends! Both on the size and location of the cabin. How you intend to use the cabin is also an important factor.


24
Oct, 2019

Most incredible and unusual log cabins

This is a collection of most incredible log cabins around the world. From very small to very modern – the most unusual log cabins out there. Would you like to stay in one?   View this post on Instagram   …


7
Oct, 2018

How to fit the doors and windows

Having correctly fitting windows and doors will not only protect your log home from poor weather conditions, it will also increase security measures. Whilst fitting your doors and windows correctly may first seem like a daunting process at first, once …



27
Sep, 2018

Log cabin security – Things to consider

If you have a garden office, summerhouse or log cabin, you should consider security and how to discourage any would be criminals. Whilst it is unfortunate that burglaries happen, they do, and it’s important to protect yourself and your home …


27
Sep, 2018

How to build the walls for your log cabin

Building the walls for your log cabin is probably one of the hardest parts. It’s hard because it’s definitely not a one person job, and because you have to make sure that you leave adequate space for your windows and …


26
Sep, 2018

Why have a log cabin?

If you are considering purchasing or building a log cabin, it is important to fully explore all the positives and negatives.  Timber home construction in Ireland the UK has increased over the years, but is it the right option for …


19
Sep, 2018

What are the different types of log cabin I can have?

A log cabin, is a cabin or home that is made from logs.  Timber homes have grown in popularity over recent years because they are environmentally friendly, they look good, are fully customisable and carry a reasonable price tag when …


17
Sep, 2018

Can I build a veranda for my log home

A veranda or external seating area not only allows for alfresco dining during the summer months, but it can also add some much needed extra space. The simple answer to whether or not you can build a veranda into you …


12
Sep, 2018

What steps are needed to have a log cabin built?

Building your log cabin is essentially the biggest step that you’ll embark on.  Obviously, the iniital stages are purchasing the land, clearing it and negotiating any required permissions – but after that it’s time to build.  So, where do you …


30
Aug, 2018

Log cabin roof construction

When you’ve finished constructing the walls of your cabin, it’s time to add the roof. Remember to follow the plans in terms of the type of roof that you’ll be adding. You can any type of roof except a flat …


28
Aug, 2018

What permissions are needed for log cabin construction?

Knowing what official steps you need to achieve to have your dream timber home built is probably the most important stage after securing the land.  If you’ve purchased land with planning permission to build a dwelling, it doesn’t always mean …


14
Aug, 2018

How to insulate a log cabin

As with a standard brick built home, log cabins also require insulation.  You may think that wood is a natural insulter, and you would be right to a certain extent.  Wood does provide a natural warmth, depending on the thickness …


7
Aug, 2018

How is a log cabin maintained?

Whether you are considering having a log home built or you already have one, maintaining it is vital.  The correct maintenance procedures for your cabin will help it to last longer and reduce weather or insect damage.   Drainage Good …


20
Jul, 2018

Renting crisis forces Dublin to consider building log cabin homes in gardens

The construction of log cabins in Dublin has gained popularity in recent years. For years, this market remained largely untapped owing to the fact that the Dublin City council disallowed the building of log houses on residential backyards. Needless to …



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