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Round Log Siding in Residential or Commercial Construction

by Kacy Landsittel May 21, 2019
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Log built structures are one of many specialized construction types that we have extennsive experience with at EVstudio. It is fairly typical that some of the building, like the upper or lower story for example, is not constructed of log but instead of typical stud […]

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10 Things to Know About Log Homes

by Dean Dalvit, AIA, PE June 29, 2018

We’ve done a fairly large number of log home designs in the past and I thought it might not be a bad idea to use the blog as a primer for folks who might be interested in building a log home of their own. Below […]

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Krattli Addition Schematic Design Underway

by Kacy Landsittel April 6, 2011

The project for the Krattli’s near Golden, CO consists of an existing home which will largely be demolished. The existing foundation will be the only remaining element and is the basis for our design. Otherwise this will be a brand new home on top of […]

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Off the Grid Honka Log Cabin Ready for Permit in Park County, Colorado

by Kacy Landsittel October 6, 2010

This is one of our latest Honka projects slated for building permit approval in Park County, Colorado. Near Fairplay, this cabin will be a seasonal home for our clients, the Wisecups. Because of its higher altitude location, the cabin was designed for a very high snow […]

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Trusses Go Up at Kershenstein’s Honka Log Home

by Kacy Landsittel August 19, 2009

On Sunday I stopped by the Kershenstein residence to see what progress has taken place. Along with the upper floor framing and upper framed walls, the upper level trusses look to be almost all in place. Also on the lower level, temporary bracing is in […]

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Memoirs of an Owner-Builder on Building their Log Home

by Dean Dalvit, AIA, PE June 3, 2009

Introducing: Karen Colburn and Cort Stevens. I first met Karen and Cort in 2007 when we were discussing their property in Fremont County and their vision to build their log dream home and ranch out in the open space of Fremont County, Colorado. Since then, we […]

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Letter of Recommendation for EVstudio

by evstudio March 26, 2009

In putting together an award submittal, we ran across this great letter of recommendation from Mark Jermano with Atrium Log Homes and Honka. We’ve worked on dozens of projects with these guys; log homes, commercial buildings, office and retail spaces.

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