October 29, 2018
The Anatomy of A Tree — And Why It Matters for Log Homeowners
People in the log home construction industry often throw around terms like hardwood and softwood, but there isn't much information out there that really breaks down the differences and educates people about the parts of a tree we use for the log homes we find so beautiful and timeless. In case you've been wondering about what really makes up a log home, and what parts of a tree are used in the construction of your log home, here's exactly what you need to know. We'll start with the most common question: What's the difference between hardwood and softwood?