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Question:


We have a cedar log home built in 73. It is 4x8 double tongue and groove log walls. Some mildew is showing on the exterior and the knot holes and a few joints need sealing. What cleaning agent should I use and what's best to seal the knots and gaps with? Is there then a sealant or finish to keep the natural cedar color? Yearly washing? Pressure washing? Thanks

Answer:

Try washing it with Perma Chink Log Wash. Use Energy Seal for the gaps, but do not fill all of the checks. As for a sealer, you need to use something with a little color to it to help block the UV. The darker you use, but still can enjoy, the better protection you will get.

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