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I recently purchased a 2+ story log home in Western Oregon that is 30 yrs old and has been finished over the years with boiled linseed oil and turpentine. The logs, of course, are very dark. I cannot afford to have it all stripped at this point, but would like to put a maintenance coat on the lower 3 rows of logs. Any suggestions for a basic cleaning - and other than using another coat of the linseed/turpentine mix, is there another finish that would be compatible, or is it best just to stick wi


Wash it with Log Wash and apply a oat of CWF for the time being.

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Posted By Michelle LaVelle
We want to lighten the interior logs (we can not afford stripping them) they have a clear stain on them- what is an affordable way to do this