When you think of cabins, big, round logs come to mind, but this cabin is made of something special. Each course of Lincoln Block that makes up walls of the structure is up-cycled sustainably sourced Douglas Fir lumber, providing a full time home for three people. They are more than comfortable with the space and they even added drywall for a great finish on the inside to make it feel like a traditional home. After living here for a few years, they reported overall heating bills 3.5 times lower than their previous dwelling of the same size.
|Wall Material (Building Shell)||Lincoln Block 6" Wall Block|
|Complete Building Approx. Cost||$60,000.00|
|Block Count (In Linear Feet)||Approx. 2,300 Feet|
|Ground Specs||Concrete Blocks|
|Roof||Rafters w/ Classic Rib Steel Panel|
|Plumbing||Kitchen Sink, Dishwasher, Shower, Bathroom Sink, Toilet, Clothes Washer, Outdoor Hose|
|Electrical||Breaker Panel (City Service), Range / Oven, Fourty Gallon Water Heater, Standard 120v & 240v Outlets, Dryer|
|Lighting||Interior / Exterior|
|HVAC (Heating, Venting, Air Conditioning)||Baseboard Electric Radiator Heaters|
|Rooms||Kitchen, Bathroom, Master Bedroom, Regular Bedroom, Living Room|
|Foundation Structure||Pressure Treated Beams|
|Decking / Flooring||3/4" CDX Plywood Deck & Hardwood Floors|
You can build a house like this using Lincoln Block and other common building materials. Start building today at the Lincoln Block Store. Small homes have the advantage of being extremely cost effective in today’s housing market, while still offering the same luxury as a regular home. With Lincoln Block, you can build any type of structure from a tiny home all the way up to a four story high rise. Choose the perfect design that you have in mind for your life, loved ones, or whatever project you can dream up.
What small homes sacrifice in floor space, they make up for in efficiency. Heating costs for a small home are next to nothing save for the coldest or hottest seasons. Your options are vast including propane, electricity, and wood burning stoves.
Using Lincoln Block for your next project will enable you to start building with little to no experience, or, if you are a handy person you will have no trouble building a house with wood blocks. Visit the Lincoln Block Store to start building your forever home, a cabin on the water, your first tiny house, or a sustainable shed. You’re only limited by your imagination!
A Great Cabin With A Pleasant View
Small footprint housing made easy! It was incredible watching this building go up in only a few days with your two man crew. Not to mention it’s the perfect spot for a cabin, we are more impressed with the end result than we can articulate. We believe that people who use Lincoln Block are capable of building virtually anything they put their minds to, and you have proven that to be true beyond a shadow of a doubt. Thank you both for dreaming so big!