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We are in the process of re-finishing our log home in Ontario Canada. We had a company cob blast the exterior. Unfortunately, the finish on the logs was very hard to get off and the wood came off in chunks in places. We purchased the house about two years ago and we were told the finish may have been a Sikkens product. I am told this is notoriously hard to remove. We have had to grind down the logs with sanding discs to even out the surface and remove some of the finish that didn't come off. Is

Answer:

I doubt this was Sikkens. It is not that hard to remove. You should be sure to apply a borate treatment before you stain. didn't get all of your question, but sanding is OK.

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Posted By Greg Sweets
11/14/2008
Call Candian Log homes at 800-746-7773
ask for Sandy they sell products for log homes
and do work on log homes.
Posted By Greg Sweets
11/14/2008
Call Candian Log homes at 800-746-7773
ask for Sandy they sell products for log homes
and do work on log homes.