Thoughts & Musings

Our Process For Building a Custom Log Home

March 31, 2016

ARCD-5190The idea of building a custom log home can feel incredibly overwhelming. However, at Town + Country Cedar Homes, we believe it’s our job to make the process an enjoyable and seamless experience for our clients. We follow a simple 4-step building process to make their dreams of a cedar-crafted home come true. Below we will explain each step in detail.
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Let Us Entertain You: Trends in Home Theaters

March 23, 2016

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When a client comes to us with ideas for their custom-built home, they often include plans for a home theater, and we are more than happy to oblige. A home theater is a great way to bring family and friends together and is a luxury you will enjoy time and time again. So let’s talk about the latest trends in home theaters and hopefully give you some ideas in planning for your own.
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Black Bear Cottage: A Writer’s Retreat

March 17, 2016

ARCD-7393Nestled in the woods of Michigan’s southwest lakeshore is a cottage that appears to come straight from the pages of a storybook. The vision of a children’s author and her husband, Black Bear Cottage is the embodiment of what can happen when Town and Country Cedar Homes sets out to fulfill a client’s dreams.
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Undertones of Cedar: Artisanal Beer

March 10, 2016

glass-beer-over-vintage-wood-background As builders of hand crafted homes, it should come as no surprise that we appreciate and have a passion for hand crafted artisanal beers. Just picture it…sitting on the deck of your cedar-built home sipping a craft beer while watching the sunset, or lying on a comfy chair drinking a beer in front of your wood burning fireplace. Amazing, right? Read on to discover which artisanal beers we think best fit each of of our hand crafted luxury log homes.
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Body Heat: What’s Hot with Saunas

February 25, 2016


At Town and Country Cedar Homes we like to focus on the finer things in life. And we are always on the lookout for simple things that can make our lives happier and healthier. In this blog, we’d like to share with you one of our great passions: the sauna. The benefits of regular sauna use are many, and we are thrilled when our clients ask us to build a sauna in their home. Below we will discuss the best uses of a sauna and its holistic benefits. After reading this, you’ll be asking us how soon we can build yours…
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