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I recently completed the dried in shell of a "D" shape pine log cabin. We are planning on using perma-chink finish on the inside but can't find a color we like for the outside. I use Penofin red label for all the decks I build. Is this an ok finish for the cabin? If not what would you recommend? Looking for almost a cedar bark brown for the finish color.


DO NOT use the Penofin on your logs. I would recommend the Life Line Ultra 2 from Perma Chink, but they do have some other colors in the Ultra 7. You need to call them and have them send you some samples. 800-564-2987. Try the Sequoia or Cedar in the Ultra 2 and maybe the Bronze in the Ultra 7. They may be able to recommend another color. You need to get samples and put them on your logs. These stains can look different on different woods.

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