Welcome to Northwest Log Homes.  Founded in 2000 on Amish traditions of respect, attention to detail and community spirit, we draw our inspiration from our location in the West Kootenai community of Rexford, Montana. Master Builder, Dwayne Keim heads a team with a combined experience of more than 60 years of woodworking and construction experience. 

Our website will provide you with details on our build principles and background, but we strongly encourage you to visit with us to tour our completed properties and experience first-hand the warmth, charm, strength and soundness of life in a Northwest Log Home.


Advantage

Custom log home with massive 20+ Inch logs

Custom log home with massive 20+ Inch logs

There are many advantages to building a log home. The benefits begin with the building materials themselves. Building from solid wood is convenient, healthy and efficient. Trees are renewable resources, thus the log homes do not destroy the natural environment...

The Log Home Advantage 

Tradition

Scribing a Log for the perfect gapless fit

Scribing a Log for the perfect gapless fit

Here at Northwest Log Homes, we use the handcrafted scribe-fit log construction, in which each log is individually selected, hand peeled with age-old drawknives, and then full-scribed to the other logs. They each have a full-length long groove and corner notch...

Our Tradition

Gallery

Corner SaDDle Notched Montana Logs

Corner SaDDle Notched Montana Logs

 In our log homes, examples of fine craftsmanship are at every turn, from the handcrafted staircase with its branch-like spindles to the hand-scribed large timbers overhead in the cathedral ceiling. Here at Northwest Log Homes, we use logs that have their original taper, knots, character, and personality...

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Dream Home For Sale

Click on the picture for more details of this beautiful 4,000 sq. ft. log home built in 2010 by Northwest Log Homes.  Nestled on 12 acres outside of Kalispell, MT, the views from this hand-crafted masterpiece are simply breathtaking!