flat pack wooden houses still need a level solid foundation.

With planning permission in place for a log house finding the right log home suited to your needs it is easy to forget that your flat pack log house will need a solid and level base to sit on and this must be added into your budget costs.

This base may be constructed by a professional builder or groundwork’s company which has experience in building bases for log houses as this foundation needs to withstand the total weight of your new home.

Any concrete base or solid foundation must be raised above soil level by approximately 300 mm this is vitally important as it will prevent any rain splashing up from the soil which would damage the bottom logs of your log home.

All bases and foundations need to be constructed in accordance with the local building control regulations, by find out what type of base you are going to need before buying a log house is vitally important as it may affect the cost of your new home depending on the type of surface the base is being built on and if the sub-frame of your log home needs to be altered which will affect the overall cost.

Flat Pack Log House

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