Construction

Welcome to the Construction page of Show Me Log Homes! We would like to share some of what we’ve been up to…so if you’ll just take a few minutes, go ahead and sit backĀ & enjoy a trip through building a log home with us! If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to call or email usĀ from the information found on our “Contact Us” page. Thanks for visiting!

Site development

Site development

Ground work for basemnt

Ground work for basement

Basement rough-in

Rebar & utility rough-in

Pouring concrete

Pouring concrete

Concrete

Concrete

Basement walls

Basement framing & floor trusses

Floor trusses

Floor trusses

Framing the basement

Framing the basement

Subfloor

Subfloor

Beginning the deck

Framing the deck

Finishing the deck

Finishing the deck

Attaching the bottom plates

Attaching the bottom plates for small Veterans ADA cabin

Roughing in the electric

Roughing in the electric

Hand-hewing the logs (optional)

Hand-hewing the logs (optional)

Log raising

Log raising

Securing the logs

Securing the logs

Applying the caulk & sealant

Applying the caulk & sealant

Logs going up!

Logs going up!

Stacking the logs...

Stacking the logs…

Making sure every log is plumb & square

Making sure every log is plumb & square and secure

It's hard work, but it sure does pay off!

It’s hard work, but it sure does pay off!

Those higher ones are a little heavy, but our guys don't complain!

Those higher ones are a little heavy, but our guys don’t complain!

Above the windows now!

Above the windows now!

All logs up!

All logs up!

Interior walls

Interior walls

Loft level taking shape

Loft level taking shape

Loft level beams

Loft level beams

Heavy timber roof system

Heavy timber roof system

Main dormer with heavy timber roof

Main dormer with heavy timber roof

Working on the dormers...interior view

Working on the dormers…interior view

Working on the dormers...exterior view. They seriously have no fear!

Working on the dormers…exterior view. They seriously have no fear!

As we are a family business, we love to incorporate our kids into every aspect of the building process!

As we are a family business, we love to incorporate our kids into every aspect of the building process!

Trussed roof

Trussed roof

Trussed roof, interior view

Trussed roof, interior view

Heavy timber stairs

Heavy timber stairs

Hand-hewn railings

Interior railings

Dormers

Dormers

Windows going in!

Windows going in!

Last window in!

Last window in!

Rear view

Rear view

Porch & railings

Porch & railings

Some customers prefer to have hand-hewn railings

Some customers prefer to have hand-hewn railings

Finished cabin with hand-hewn logs

Finished cabin with hand-hewn logs

Interior

Interior

Trussed ceiling

Trussed ceiling

Trussed ceiling with decorative beams

Trussed ceiling with decorative beams

With just a few pieces of railing left to do, the crew takes some time for a photo

With just a few pieces of railing left to do, the crew takes some time for a photo