Low carbon living – The carbon footprint of a log home

Low carbon living – The carbon footprint of a log home

Building with natural, local materials is one of the most sustainable forms of construction, but just how eco-friendly is a log home? As far as the building industry is concerned, 'carbon footprint' is the term often used to describe the amount of CO2 the building...

COVID-19 update

Caledonia Log Homes, open for business In response to events surrounding the coronavirus outbreak we have taken all steps possible to ensure the continued safety and protection of our workforce and wider networks. Our log building and office teams continue to remain...

Log builders wanted!

Log builders wanted!

Caledonia Log Homes in Selkirk, Scotland, in the beautiful Scottish Borders, has two open positions: Foreman/Team Leader 4-5+ years of experience in full scribe and log post & beam construction. Log Builder 2-3+ years of experience. Seeking builders to join the...

Log peeler

Log peeler

Each and every project begins with freshly stripped Douglas Fir logs, and the the high standard of our builds begin with the peeler. Due to an increased workload we're looking for a log peeler to assist the team in our yard. Based on the Bowhill Estate, Scottish...

Caledonia Log Homes feature on MORE4 Impossible Builds

Caledonia Log Homes feature on MORE4 Impossible Builds

Charlie Luxton and the Impossible Builds team follow the Caledonia Log Homes crew as they build a dream low-carbon home in the beautiful Scottish Borders. The programme follows head builder Chris and the Caledonia Log Homes team as they design, build and erect a...

Experienced log builder – team lead

We are looking to add an experienced log builder to our team. You will have a minimum of 4 years experience of running a yard or have the potential to lead a team and run projects from start to finish. Attractive pay and conditions to be discussed on application....

Exceptional log builder

Exceptional log builder required! You will have a minimum of 3 years experience of building full scribe and posts and beam log homes to the highest standard. Attractive pay and conditions to be discussed on application. Please send an up-to-date CV to: Chris Houston,...

2013 article in The Herald

2013 article in The Herald

We were delighted to be interviewed for The Herald's SME feature in the business section of the newspaper. To read about our experiences of starting a company and our hopes for the future please click on the link here.

Caledonia Log Homes becomes UK supplier of ‘P-Gasket’

Caledonia Log Homes becomes UK supplier of ‘P-Gasket’

We are excited to be able to offer an exciting insulation alternative to handcrafted log home builders in the UK. P-gasket is a closed cell backer rod with a flange which makes it quick and easy to staple inside your lateral groove. P-gasket can work with any type of...