The Bismark B is a PREMIUM manufactured kit using 68mm (2-5/8″) thick wall logs. An affordable 2 bedroom cabin or home and the ideal ADU – additional dwelling unit. Like all models it has a vaulted ceiling throughout. Delivered and ready to assemble on a concrete slab or wood sub floor.
This premium model can be insulated using our metal brackets to mount studs and 3/4″ tongue & groove wall cover boards applied over the studs. The solid wood has a thermal mass rating of R-12, add R-15 insulation between the studs to have exceptional energy efficiency equivalent to = R-27. Insulating kit including brackets and wall cover boards is an extra 10%
Option: the front wall can be moved out to eliminate the porch, increasing the interior living space at no extra cost.
Tip: Mineral wool insulation is recommended for log construction. It’s impervious to moisture with a higher R-value per inch than fiberglass and is considered a GREEN building material, environmentally friendly insulation
This model can be assembled in 5 days with 4 people and passes structural requirements for building codes. Modifications may be required for earthquake, heavy snow load regions and hurricane zones.