Glossary of Common Terms for Log and Timber Homes

By |2019-03-11T17:00:10-04:00March 11th, 2014|Builders Corner Blog, Log Home Construction|

ADJUSTABLE STEEL COLUMNS: steel post that supports a beam or timber, typically in the basement of our homes. AIR DRIED: process that allows drying to naturally occur. ANCHOR BOLT: steel threaded bolt used to attach structures to concrete or block foundations. BACKFILL: fill dirt or gravel used to fill in around the basement or crawl [...]