Cabin house plans are no longer made from just logs. They can be standard framing with different types of siding such as shingles or lap siding, they can even be made to look like real log cabins with log siding. The roof is usually shingles or metal. There is a large range of styles and sizes. Some are smaller and make great weekend get-a-ways, while others are larger and perfect for your primary residence. The styles range from the traditional to more modern. They are no longer just for country living.