TYPICAL MATERIALS LIST IN A WEATHERTIGHT SHELL KIT MATERIAL DESCRIPTION

All kit houses come as weather tight shells: logs, matching log siding, lofts, railings, porches, decks, windows, doors, soffits, fascia, shingles, rafters, trusses, interior wall framing, ice and water shield and porch vee joint t&g for ceilings. All prices are FOB (freight on board) our factory in Plattsburgh, NY.

The log and lumber components of these kits are made from northern white cedar and northern white pine. The logs, siding and trim are all dried and manufactured to specifications at our Plattsburgh, New York, plant.

Logs are normally run in a single tongue and grooved "D" pattern. Our regularly manufactured sizes range from 4x6, 6x6, 6x8, to 8x8s. We do, however, have an assortment of other sizes and styles to choose from.

Our exterior doors are all "Fiberglass" life-time guaranteed units. We use "Schlage" heavy duty locksets and Weathershield, high performance, low e, tilt takeout insulated windows. All decks, porches and handrails are cedar. All lofts are supported by 6x8 wooden beams covered by 2x6 vee jointed tongue and grooved flooring. Rafters are all 2x12s, trusses are all factory made. The roof is 5/8" sheathing with heavy-duty 30 year asphalt architectural shingles.

THE AMOUNT VARIES ACCORDING TO CABIN MODEL.

Cedar Knoll Log Homes is a company that believes in quality. We produce only quality Cedar and Pine products.

SHELL

  • EXTERIOR TRIM 2x4 OR 5/4x4 P4S
  • WALL LOGS-(PINE/CEDAR)-6x6,6x8,8x8 SINGLE T&G
  • TOP PLATES
  • FOAM INSULATION IS EMSEAL ROLLS 32'8"
  • LOG CAULKING
  • LOG LAG BOLT SYSTEM
  • CEDAR SPLINES OR DOWELS TO BUTT LOGS
  • WINDOW AND DOOR JAMB STOCK
  • LOG SIDING FOR SKIRTING

INTERIOR FRAMING

  • 2X4 AND 2X6 SHOES, PLATE AND STUDDING
  • 2X8 HEADERS

ROOF SYSTEM

  • RAFTERS 2"x12" KD (16" OC) OR TRUSSES AS PER DESIGN
  • FLYING RAFTERS KD (EAVE LADDER)
  • RIDGE BEAM IS FULL LENGTH LVL (MICROLAM RIDGE BEAM)
  • TRUSSES 24" ON CENTER AS PER SPECS
  • 5/8" ROOF SHEATHING
  • SHINGLES HEAVY DUTY 30 YEAR ARCHITECTURAL
  • HIP AND RIDGE
  • DRIP EDGE-HEAVY DUTY
  • WOOD SOFFIT AND FASCIA
  • STARTER SHINGLES, ROLLED RIDGE VENT
  • GABLE END FRAMING, SHEATHING AND SIDING
  • COLLAR TIES
  • LUMBER/VALLEY FRAMING 2x8s, DORMER FRAMING
  • HURRICANE/PLYCLIPS-H1/5/8 PLYCLIPS
  • ICE AND WATER SHIELD

LOFT

  • RAIL SYSTEM FOR LOFT AND STAIRS
  • STAIRCASE SYSTEM
  • TRIM BEAM 6X8
  • FLOOR JOISTS 6x8s/ 4x8s AS PER SPECS
  • V-JOINT T+G 2x6 PINE LOFT FLOORING SELECT GRADE SPRUCE

DECKS AND PORCHES

  • RAIL SYSTEM - NEWELS, BALUSTERS, HANDRAIL
  • PORCH HEADERS
  • PORCH UPRIGHTS
  • PORCH RAFTERS (16" O.C.)
  • PORCH TIE BACKS
  • VEE JOINT TONGUE & GROOVE FOR PORCH CEILINGS
  • PT FRAMING 2x8s 16" OC
  • CEDAR DECKING 5/4"x6"
  • METAL FLOOR JOIST HANGERS 2x8s

EXT.DOOR

  • FIBERGLASS DOORS
  • PATIO DOORS
  • SCHLAGE LOCKSETS

WINDOWS

  • CLAD LOW E, ARGON FILLED WITH SCREENS
  • TILT/REMOVABLE FOR CLEANING EASE
  • FIXED GLASS AS PER PRINT