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Question:


Hello,

I have some spruce and balsam fir logs that I am going to use on my log cabin (repair/addition. Some logs are 6 months old and they have some insect holes that I found when stripping bark. Can I use these logs? Should I keep them away from my good logs while they all dry? Can the logs be treated to kill whatever made the holes?

Thanks, Chris

Answer:

Logs should be peeled immediately after harvest to keep bugs from attacking them. You should peel and treat with Shell-Guard. Call Dave at 800-564-2987 to purchase.

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