A Guide to Building the Traditional Hewn-Log Home

A guide to building the traditional hewn-log home, including information on master logsmith Peter Gott and his log-building workshop, creating a solid foundation, site preparation, digging and acquiring logs.

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Among the tools of the logsmith's trade are (left to right) timber carrier, common ax, double-bitted ax, broadax, adz, draw knife, and peavey
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