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Question:


I build my Real Log Home, in 2000. Pine "D" shaped logs. we never did any treatment to the interier log walls. It was a wet year when we buit it, and there are still water stains on the walls. What is the best way to finally get rid of them? I was thinking sanding, and if so, what kind of sander?

Answer:

Yes, sand them with an orbital sander starting with 40 grit disc's. Go back over it with 60 or 80 grit disc's and then apply a LIGHT color stain and clear coat. The best place to buy the disc's is Lowes in 25 or 50 packs. The black ones will go further but cost a little more. Call 800-564-2987 for help with the stain selection.

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