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After nearly 40 years and thousands of happy homebuyers, we know the hardest part of building your dream log or timber frame home can be just getting started. Get to know other log home homeowners, learn about design and decor options, download the plans we share - you'll find it all here and we're adding new content all the time!
Model of the month….The Maple Leaf II
Check out this flexible bungalow (or story and a half if required) with walkout basement and attached garage with living quarters above.  The plan is open and inviting with all the principle rooms facing the lake or view side of the property.  Put your ideas and modifications to this gem...
We’ve been in your shoes
When it comes to building, it can seem overwhelming.  Where to start?  Who will help me?  What will this cost??? Take a breath and rest assured that the Confederation team has you covered.  We have the experience, knowledge, and confidence to help you every step of the way.  This isn’t...
A message from Nick Norton of Nor-Scott Construction
Nick Norton knows homes, and he should, he’s been building log and timber frame homes with Confederation for almost as long as we have been in business. For over 30 years Nick has represented Confederation in the Grey Bruce area and has built countless homes. His experience matters! “We’ve been...
A home built for entertainment
If you’re looking for a home built for entertaining, this new video is worth watching. Check out the open great room and kitchen area and also the basement bar and entertainment area that includes a basement walkout. And a home built for entertaining wouldn’t be complete without a pool in...
The Perfect Family Retreat
Watch our new video on what makes our homes the perfect family retreats. From a stunning great room, to an adjoining kitchen with an island for socializing, this home is perfect for families and entertaining.
Building in Ottawa or Quebec?  We have a builder for you!
If you have plans to build in the Ottawa area or Quebec, look no further than Confederation for your design and build your dream home.  We pride ourselves on providing a top quality home and our builders live up to that standard. I want the customer to be happy with...
New Pictures!
check out our Picture Gallery as we have added more pics of some recent finished homes https://www.confederationloghomes.com/gallery-and-log-home-plans/gallery/
My wife and I worked with Ghislain Morin in the construction of our Confederation EEE Log cottage. His experience constructing log homes and his reputation as an honest, hard working contractor were the primary reasons. We appreciated his candid approach and attention to detail. He was always available to provide...
To whom it may concern, By way of this letter I would like to endorse the services of Mr. Ghislain Morin. He is an excellent general contractor who brings with him a variety of skills including: project management to ensure project schedules and budgets are respected, strong communications skills to...
Coming to the Boat Show?  Check out a log home!
January means Boat Show, the unofficial kick off to the show season! Come to the CNE and check out boats of all sizes, cottage toys, and most importantly a Confederation Log Home!  That’s right, Confederation’s booth will once again consist of a log shell.  This model is also for sale...
The Confederation family is expanding
Our VP Sales and our VP Operations are expecting their first born children in 2015.  March and June are the due dates!  Stay tuned here and facebook for pics….
‘Tis the season
Once again, Confederation is giving back.  The Bobcaygeon food bank was given a donation of $1500 just in time for Christmas. “We have a rich history in Bobcaygeon and we always like to show our support,” says Rick Kinsman, company President.  “From all of us at Confederation, we wish you...
A Christmas message from another happy customer
Dear Andy: Merry Xmas to yourself and everyone at Confederation from Lianne & I.  Thanks for helping us with our dream home.  Without you, I know we would never have the incredible home we currently have under construction.  We are extremely excited and thrilled to have chosen Confederation Log Homes. ...