Southland Log Homes, designer and manufacturer of America’s Favorite Log Home™, received two national Awards for Excellence in Home Design presented by the Log Homes Council, part of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB). Southland received top design honors for best log home plans in both the “under 2000 square feet” and “2000 to 3000 square feet” categories. The awards were presented at the industry’s annual “Showcase” national conference in October.


Southland Log Homes is the leader in the log home industry. The company provides its customers with personalized designs and high quality log cabin kits, as well as support in working with quality log home builders, understanding financing options, and identifying available land anywhere in the US.


“These awards highlight the beauty, versatility, and durability of our log home designs”, said Ken Sekley, Southland’s President and CEO. “Southland’s design team is expert at turning our customer’s log home dreams into reality, ranging from beautifully rustic traditional plans to the latest in modern design trends and sustainability.”


“We are proud to honor the year’s best marketing and home designs,” said 2013 Building Systems Council Chairman, Kevin Flaherty.


About Southland Log Homes: Headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina, Southland Log Homes was founded in 1978 and is the largest log home company in the United States. Southland operates model log homes sales offices in ten states and has authorized Southland dealers located throughout the United States, Europe, and Asia. Model homes are located in Atlanta, GA; Baton Rouge, LA; Birmingham, AL; Charlotte, NC; Christiansburg, VA; Columbia, SC; Dallas, TX; Fredericksburg, VA; Greensboro, NC; Greenville, SC; Houston, TX; Kansas City, MO; Louisville, KY; Macon, GA; Memphis, TN; Nashville, TN; and San Antonio, TX,. For more information about Southland Log Homes, call 800-641-4754 or visit Southland Log Homes.


About NAHB: The National Association of Home Builders is a Washington, DC-based trade association representing more than 140,000 members involved in home building, remodeling, multifamily construction, property management, subcontracting, design, housing finance, building product manufacturing and other aspects of residential and light commercial construction. NAHB is affiliated with 800 state and local home builders associations around the country, as well as internationally. NAHB’s builder members will construct about 80 percent of the new housing units projected for this year.