Chicago 6 Lofted

17,513.00 USD

  • Cabin size
    165" x 226"
  • Area
    259 ft2
  • Roof pitch
    5/12
  • Roof boards
    3/4"
  • Attic
    56" Loft
  • Wall height
    112"
  • Ridge height
    146"


Technical Drawings - Metric (PDF) Assembly Instructions (PDF) Insulating Wiring Construction (PDF) Loading and Unloading (PDF)
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The Chicago 6 is a PREMIUM model manufactured with 70mm (2-3/4) thick wall logsThis creative model has a footprint is 13′ 19″ x 18′ 10″ (259 sq’) with 127 sq’ in the loft.  There are 3 rooms on the lower level with the loft over the back 1/2 of the cabin. It comes with loft floor & ladder, double wide entry door, 5 single wide premium windows and a small venting window for the loft. equipment required. Home is delivered to site and ready to assemble on a concrete slab or wood sub floor.

This premium model is insulated on the interior using metal brackets to mount 2×4 studs with 3/4″ tongue & groove boards applied over the studs. The solid wood of 2 3/4″ thick has a thermal mass rating of R-12 ….. add R-15 insulation and achieve exceptional energy efficiency of R-27.   Insulating kit is 10% of selling price and includes brackets & T&G cover boards

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

Tip: The walls provide a thermal mass rating of R-12 and this compact model does not require insulation in the walls to be comfortable in most regions, unless required by code. Insulate the roof and wall mounted HVAC heating/cooling system for complete comfort

The Chicago 6 can be assembled in  4 days with 3 people and passes structural requirements for building codes. Modifications may be required for earthquake, heavy snow load regions and hurricane zones.

Kit includes:

  • FREE SHIPPING  in USA (Except HI & AK)
  • ready to mount on slab or wood sub floor
  • (70mm) 2 3/4″ pre-cut numbered exterior walls
  • (70mm) 2 3/4″ pre-cut numbered interior walls
  • vaulted ceilings
  • roof purlins (beams)
  • tongue & groove roof boards
  • fascia trims
  • PREMIUM double glazed wood windows
  • loft floor beams
  • 1 1/8″ T&G floor boards for loft
  • loft ladder
  • entry doors c/w locks, deadbolts, keys
  • window & door trims
  • interior doors c/w hardware 
  • threaded steel storm rods for perimeter wall junctions

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