DIY 07 Log building: Walls, Windows and Doors, Choosing Logs, Placing Logs, Headers B. Allan Mackie Learning OnlineWatch with Premium
Basic instructions for wall construction and control, openings for windows and doors and instructions for electrical access.
This introductory video outlines the general requirements and preparations for working on a log building. It emphasizes serious safety instructions, particularly chain saw safety.
Demonstrates the necessary tools and explains log building terminology.
Preparation of building site and instructions for setting up pre-building site.Preparation of building site and instructions for setting up pre-building site.
This video demonstrates a basic saddle notch practice technique and shows the complete procedure for placing a log on the building.
Step-by-step instructions for the Blind Dovetail Notch, Lock Notch and Square Notch.
Step-by-step instructions for the Round Notch, Blind Wall Notch, Dovetail Notch and Post Notch.
Complete instructions on placing second floor beams and for post and beam roof systems.
Step-by-step detail on building king post trusses.