A Frame Cabin Plans...
"A" is for Adventurous!

The striking A Frame cabin plans featured here are bold and adventurous . . . even daring at times. The triangular shape formed by its steeply sloping sides has been present throughout history.     However, it saw a surge in popularity around the globe after World War II, roughly from the mid-1950s through the 1970s . . . . .

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          Striking design pictured above
      by Summit Handcrafted Log Homes


a frame cabin plans

Since that time,  architects and de-
signers have modified the shape to express  themselves in a variety of unique and imaginative ways!





An A Frame is designed to bear a load in a lightweight, economical manner. Relatively inexpensive to build,  they  are very adaptable,  enabling  archi-
tects to experiment with more and more modern designs.

The adaptability of A Frame designs is clearly evident in the two examples pictured below -- each of which differs dramatically from the other.    The western mountain hideaway on the left is from Aspen Log Homes.   On the right is a more conservative midwestern design by Sala Architects.

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Pictured below is another unique design by Sala Architects.  Note how the leg  of  the "A" steps back on the left side and is cropped at a higher level than the leg on the right side.

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The lovely A Frame cabin plan pictured below is from House Plans And More and features a soaring two and a half story living room with a floor-to-ceil-
ing  fireplace.     A  large wraparound deck expands the interior living space during the warmer months.

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The unique waterfront design that  follows  --  also  from  House Plans And More -- has both upper and lower wraparound decks for even more outdoor living area!

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The unusual -- albeit striking -- modified A Frame log home design pictured below is from Log Castles By Bet'r Bilt. Featuring a soaring cathedral ceiling in the living room and four bedrooms plus a loft,  it has plenty of room for a large family and for entertaining guests.

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a frame cabin plans


a frame cabin plans


Regardless of your personal tastes and preferences  --  classic to contem-
porary -- you are bound to find an A Frame cabin plan that is just right for you.    One  that  will  give  you  many years of enjoyment with family and friends!

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For more information about any of the A Frame cabins pictured above, please let us know and we'll be happy to provide it for you.


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