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International Log Builders Association 40th Year

Events, Courses, Seminars & Workshops

Cottage Country's Lake & Cabin Show

We are pleased to bring our 20 years of log home & timber frame trade show experience to Winnipeg. Having produced many log home shows from Abbotsford, Tacoma & Seattle seeing crowds of over 20,000 show attendees we continued our shows from San Francisco to Texas. We have produced over 40 Log Home Shows with great success. We are now bringing our knowledge and expertise to Winnipeg. The success of any trade show is marketing! We know how to market Log Home Shows.Come and meet the people who are looking for all things wood, Log furniture, log siding, roof systems flooring, heating. Just about all things related to the log home & timber frame world.

Let us bring the consumer to our show and you will have the one on one experience and make sales on the show floor.

You have the product, We have the contacts, let's get together and have a great show.

I hope you will take the time to explore our website and decide to exhibit with us.

Ted Pearson

Learn to build you own Log Cabin

5 day dovetail log building course, May 8-12, 2017 in Golden BC.
Hosted by Stonehouse Woodworks, this 1 week course will teach the skills needed to build your own dovetail log house.

Space is limited to 10 students.

Contact Dave at Stonehouse Woodworks for more information:

250 272-6461

The 58th Annual Conference and Trade Show

Vernon, BC on May 5, 6, and 7, 2016.

Consult the brochure (PDF)

Inspection conference 2016

Inspection Universe Conference

Buena Vista Palace
1900 E Buena Vista Dr.,
Lake Buena Vista,
FL 32830
Phone: (407)-827-2727

For over 20 years Inspection Conference has been the premier home inspector event in the nation. Created by Kevin O’Malley, tens of thousands of inspectors from around the world look to this event to grow their businesses. This year James McDonnell, CEO of PRO-LAB together with Nick Gromicko, founder of InterNACHI have joined forces with Inspection Conference to bring you the event of the year. From meet and greet with celebrities to world class education, this is one event you won’t want to miss!

During the last 10 years, InterNACHI and PRO-LAB have exhibited and sponsored hundreds of association specific trade shows across the country. This year’s focus is “Business Growth”.

Our guest speakers will discuss:

  • Building a Business
  • Creating a Brand
  • Marketing
  • Networking
  • Become a Multi-Inspector Firm in 30 Days
  • Additional Revenue Streams
  • and much more…
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2016 Log and Timber Shows Off to a Great Start!

We kicked off the season in Knoxville and now it's full throttle from there. Reports from the show floor included very good quality leads, large land ownership rate , and buyers eager to move forward!
Next is Columbus OH, Oklahoma City, Syracuse NY, Dallas TX, Louisville KY, Atlanta, Dallas, Minneapolis, Harrisburg, PA and Lake George, NY.

Exhibitor info for our other shows: CLICK below for Floorplan and Exhibitor Applications.

For booth sales, logistics and coordination, contact Eric Johnson at 518.618.1195 or or Samantha Watters at 863.801.3475 or

Great Lakes School of Log Building
1350 Snowshoe Trail
Isabella, MN 55607
voice 218-365-2126 fax 218-365-2335

Course Schedule and Rates 2015 (No charge for lodging in school cabins)

  • Basics of Log Construction April 15-24 10-day - $1,150 USD
  • Basics of Log Construction May 13-22 10-day - $1,150 USD
  • Basics of Log Construction June 17-26 10-day - $1,150 USD
  • Basics of Log Construction July 15-24 10-day - $1,150 USD
  • Basics of Log Construction August 19-28 10-day - $1,150 USD
  • Basics of Log Construction September 16-25 10-day - $1,150 USD
  • Basics of Log Construction October 14-23 10-day - $1,150 USD

Special Rates

Couples or friends on log course only: $1,100. each.
Graduates taking refresher log course within 15 years of original workshop: $300. lodging & facilities charge only.

People attending a course together can share many required tools. Couples will be provided with their own cabin on a first-registered basis.

Any additions to the above schedule, including specialized courses for graduates, are updated periodically under the “Course Dates and Rates” and “Log Review Newsletter” headings on

Outdoor Sports, Lake & Cabin Show

7th Annual Sports Lake & Cabin Show January 22-24, 2016
(Check the dates - weekend shift - no conflicts now)

Over 10,000 highly qualified attendees from 17 states and 3 countries carried on the 50+ year tradition in Ft. Wayne IN. Booth space location reservations are well underway for the 2016 Outdoor Sport Lake & Cabin Show - TIME TO RESERVE YOUR BOOTH NOW! Major new expansion of the Coliseum means a major new expansion for us. Yes the Lumberjack Show, Zipline, Doc's Fishing Hole and log cabin lake living features are all back. But check this out….

Friday Jan 22 - Craft Beer & Bacon Fest - First in the new Expo Hall
Sat-Sun Jan 23-24 - Get Fit Health Fitness Expo
(one ticket good got all events - all weekend)

All forms are available on our book a booth page. It is time to sign up - space going fast. Any questions, please email.

Country & House EXPO 2016 21-24 April Novosibirsk Expo Centre, Russia

Country & House EXPO 2016 21-24 April Novosibirsk Expo Centre, RussiaITE Siberia invites International Log Builders' Association to collaborate within the framework of the exhibition of low-rise construction and landscape design, which passes in Novosibirsk – the third largest city of Russia. During the four days Country & House EXPO 2016 will cover all aspects of construction, repair and decoration of country houses and cottages; equipment and systems of life support; landscape construction, design and improvement, landscape design and architecture; floristry and garden industry, and is set to attract more than 8 000 visitors and 150 exhibitors from the 10 regions of Russian Federation.

Which sectors and companies will be represented?

Country & House EXPO 2016 is relevant for the companies, working in the following areas:

  • Cottage. Low-height construction
  • Wooden house-construction
  • Smart cottage
  • Fireplaces and furnaces
  • Garden and Landscape architecture
  • Saunas, swimming pools

The exhibition is held with the official support and participation of the Association of low-rise and individual housing (AMID, Novosibirsk), Association of stone industry (Stone Center, Ekaterinburg), Association of Wood Housing (Saint-Petersburg), Association of house-building technology SIP (Moscow).

Who will visit the exhibition?

Last year the exhibition was visited by 8,169 people from 20 regions of Russia, Kazakhstan, Belorussia, Mongolia, Slovenia, Kirgizstan and Ukraine. For 14 years now exhibition interests the industry professionals, as well as private visitors, engaged in construction, repair, and landscaping of their own home. Specialised conferences and seminars are held during the exhibition, gathering the leading experts of the field.

Where can you find more about the exhibition?




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International Log Builders' Association
PO Box 1641
Montebello Québec J0V 1L0

Tel: 819-983-1494
Fax: 819-983-2094

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