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How can you determine if the stain on your logs is either oil based or latex? We moved into a log cabin and we don't know how long ago the logs were treated and what to do first. Thanks!


It's hard to say without seeing it. A lot of oil based stains are sticky and turn black.

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Posted By Becky
We need to restain (a different color) our log home that was built 2006. We do not know if the Contractor (no longer in business) used oil-base or water base. We do know that the product was Behr from Home Depot. HD said it was probably water-based, but how can we be sure?