The Baltimore 1 is a solid wood home using 68/70mm (2-5/5″/2-3/4″) thick wall logs. This model is 1245 sq’ with 4 bedrooms, large open living space & vaulted ceilings throughout. It has premium residential grade wood windows. Home is delivered to site & ready to assemble on a concrete slab or wood sub floor.
Insulating walls: Combine R-15 mineral wool insulation with the solid log wall to achieve exceptional comfort & energy efficiency of R-20
Insulating the roof: Using local materials rafters are installed over the supplied tongue & groove roof boards. The size of rafters will depend on the R-value required to meet local codes. High density spray foam provides the highest R-value for thickness & makes the roof water proof.
Tip: Mineral wool insulation is recommended for walls. It’s impervious to moisture, has a higher R-value per inch than fiberglass, reduces noise levels, is rodent & pest resistant plus it’s an environmentally friendly.
The Baltimore 1 can be assembled in 12 days with 3 people & passes structural requirements for building codes. Minor modifications may be required for earthquake, heavy snow load regions or hurricane zones