The Cowboy Plan
Fun and Affordable Log Home Design Options

Fun and Affordable Log Home Design Options

May 16th, 2019 - 10:03 am

Sometimes adding a few frills to your log home really don’t cost much more. One of these frills is an upper level exterior balcony. Here we see the Cowboy II Plan from the view side. The upper balcony is accessed from the half loft. The main cost difference to the original log package is to add in a few floor joists that counter lever from the loft floor. In this method there is no need to add supporting corner posts from the balcony to the ground. The timber floor joists to support the balcony are circled in yellow in the diagram below. When the Cowboy II was designed it was also constructed with cost effectiveness in mind. Notice this plan has square windows across the front instead of trapezoid windows. The cost savings is about a few thousand dollars, depending on the style and brand of windows you choose. In […]

Understanding Log Home Pricing

Understanding Log Home Pricing

May 3rd, 2019

Several elements go into log home pricing. Owners can purchase just a log shell from Cowboy Log Homes, a complete dry-in shell, or a combination of log shell plus some other materials. We begin with log shell pricing on three […]

Dry-in Package Pricing

Dry-in Package Pricing

April 29th, 2019

Dry-In Package Inclusions Dry-In Package Pricing Available for Other Plans Upon Request DRY-IN PACKAGE INCLUSIONS: 1. First Floor Sub-floor 2. Second Floor Sub-floor Including: Girder Beam, Rim Board, Support Posts, Floor Joists, Sheeting Framing for Dormers, Sheeting for Dormer Walls […]

Log Homes Prices

Log Homes Prices

April 27th, 2019

Cowboy Log Homes ~ Log Shell Only Pricing Please View Individual Floor Plan Pages Listed to Left Hand Side  for More Information Per Plan Pricing for Each Plan Includes Delivery Up To 1,000 Miles From Belgrade, MT Shipping Beyond 1,000 […]

The Cowboy II Plan

The Cowboy II Plan

April 26th, 2019

The Cowboy II Plan(Scroll down for Floor Plan) Click Here for Printable Version of Cowboy II Plan Cowboy II Log Shell Only Pricing: Log Shell Prices Include Free Shipping Up To 1,000 miles from Belgrade, Montana. Shipping available beyond 1,000. […]

Round Log Shell Description Sheet

Round Log Shell Description Sheet

March 29th, 2019

Round Log Shell Detail Sheet All of our log home pricing begins with a log shell only. The items included in our standard Round Log Package are detailed below (click on image to enlarge). A […]

D- Log Shell Description Sheet

D- Log Shell Description Sheet

March 29th, 2019

D-Log Shell Detail Sheet All of our log home pricing begins with a log shell only. The items included in our standard D-log package are detailed below (click on image to enlarge). A D-log profile […]

Construction Time Line for New Log Homes

Construction Time Line for New Log Homes

March 22nd, 2018

A new log home holds the allure of being decidedly yours from day one. Having the opportunity to make all the selections, from wall log size to the complete kitchen layout, insures the home is custom […]

Heat Systems and Log Homes

Heat Systems and Log Homes

March 20th, 2018

All log homes need a heat system of some sort. Over the years we have seen homeowners put many different kinds of systems in log cabins. Factors such as climate and what fuel sources are […]

Log Home Budgets  Putting Money Where it Counts

Log Home Budgets Putting Money Where it Counts

March 19th, 2018

Log Homes are so much more than just logs. If  you think about what drew you towards a log home in the beginning you will probably find that it wasn’t just the log walls that captured […]

Stagecoach 3 Car Garage w/ Shop

Stagecoach 3 Car Garage w/ Shop

April 20th, 2016

The Stagecoach Log Garage Plan (Scroll down for Floor Plan) Click Here for Printable Version of Stagecoach Log Garage Shop Plan Dimensions: 36′ W x 40′ D Levels: 1 TOTAL Square Footage: 1,140 Three Car […]

Buckboard 2 Car Log Garage Plan

Buckboard 2 Car Log Garage Plan

April 15th, 2016

The Buckboard 2 Car Log Garage Plan (Scroll down for Floor Plan) Click Here for Printable Version of Buckboard Log Garage Plan Dimensions: 28′ W x 28′ D Levels: 1 TOTAL Square Footage: 784 2 […]

Rocky Mountain Plan 4,846 Sq. Ft.

Rocky Mountain Plan 4,846 Sq. Ft.

February 23rd, 2016
Wyoming Plan 2,088 Sq. Ft.

Wyoming Plan 2,088 Sq. Ft.

February 23rd, 2016
Colorado Plan 4,822 Sq. Ft.

Colorado Plan 4,822 Sq. Ft.

February 23rd, 2016
Crystal Lake 1,996 Sq. Ft.

Crystal Lake 1,996 Sq. Ft.

February 23rd, 2016
Durango 3,998 Sq. Ft.

Durango 3,998 Sq. Ft.

February 23rd, 2016