An Oregon Log Home’s Journey Toward Sustainable Living — a New Inspired Living Story from PrecisionCraft Log and Timber Homes

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Mark and Crystal’s log home was the first of its kind to be certified Platinum by the LEED for Homes program. The couple’s ski cabin was inspired by their love for winter sports and a commitment to building a sustainable living space. PrecisionCraft’s latest Inspired Living story tells of this couple’s journey to build a custom log home that is both luxurious and green.

Renowned for extraordinary Mountain Style designs, PrecisionCraft Log and Timber Homes and its design firm, Mountain Architects have always striven toward customer satisfaction. PrecisionCraft presents yet another Inspired Living story, this one about an Oregon couple and their custom log home retreat resting at the base of Mt. Hood.

For Mark and Crystal, building a third home where they could enjoy their favorite winter activities, was a dream their whole family would benefit from. Wanting to build a home that was both a log home and a sustainable home, the Oregon couple teamed up with Mountain Architects and PrecisionCraft Log and Timber Homes to create their winter getaway that would go on to become the first log home to receive a LEED Platinum rating.

LEED, the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is a framework for builders and homeowners that identifies green designs to develop high-performance homes. This 3,600 square foot Oregon log home was built to meet environmental and performance goals while retaining the beauty and functionality of a custom mountain getaway.

Take a tour of this sustainable custom log home and read more about the Oregon couple’s story and the steps they took to ensure their home was built to a sustainable lifestyle. When you visit, you can also read other Inspired Living stories as well as browse the award winning Log Home Floor Plans Gallery.

PFB America, a wholly owned subsidiary of PFB Corporation, is the parent company of Riverbend Timber Framing, PrecisionCraft Log and Timber Homes, and Insulspan SIPs.

PrecisionCraft is a designer and producer of custom mountain style homes which contain some combination of logs and timbers. The majority of PrecisionCraft's log homes and timber frame homes showcase large diameter logs and heavy timbers which range in size from 1,500 to over 6,000 sq.ft.


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