Southland Log Homes, the leading designer and manufacturer of log homes in the United States, announced today the opening of a new model log home and sales office in northwest Indiana.  The new Southland log home model is located directly off of I-65 via exit 193 in Chalmers, Ind. and can be easily accessed from the Chicago and Indianapolis metro areas. 

Regular business hours for the model home and sales office will be weekdays 9 a.m. – 6p.m., Saturdays 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., and it will be closed on Sundays. It will be staffed by log home experts who can provide people interested in building a log home with information on design plans, recommended log home builders, financing options, and available land anywhere in the United States.

“Southland Log Homes are continuing to gain popularity nationwide as more homeowners learn about the affordability, versatility of design, and sustainability of our homes.” said Ken Sekley, Southland’s president and CEO. “We are excited to open this new model home location in Indiana so that we can better serve the Chicago and Indianapolis markets and continue to help people’s log home dreams come true.”

The 3,031-square-foot model home will showcase the Chalmers plan featuring an expansive front porch and soaring great room. For more information about Southland Log Homes and its locations, visit

About Southland Log Homes:

Headquartered in Columbia, S.C., Southland Log Homes was founded in 1978 and is the largest log home company in the United States. Southland has more than 350 home designs and has helped more than 30,000 customers build their custom dream log home. The company operates model home sales offices 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; Chalmers, IN; Charlotte, NC; Christiansburg, VA; Columbia, SC; Dallas, TX; Fredericksburg, VA; Greensboro, NC; Greenville, SC; Houston, TX; Kansas City, MO; Lake City, FL; Louisville, KY; Macon, GA; Memphis, TN; Nashville, TN; Springfield, MA; and San Antonio, TX. For more information about Southland Log Homes, call 800-641-4754 or visit