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Question:


Recently, I just got a spring cleaning job on a log cabin and the interior walls are cedar filled with oakum as caulking/chinkin. So I was wondering what would be the best way to go about cleaning the interior of the walls without ruining the oakum?? That's when I thought of possibly using Murphy's Oil Soap. Or would it ruin the oakum??
Thanks in advance for your suggestions,
Heather Stoness

Answer:

Murph'ys wood be fine unless there is ever going to be future staining or clear coating done. It shouldn't hurt the oakum.

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