I recently purchased a 2+ story log home in Western Oregon that is 30 yrs old and has been finished over the years with boiled linseed oil and turpentine. The logs, of course, are very dark. I cannot afford to have it all stripped at this point, but would like to put a maintenance coat on the lower 3 rows of logs. Any suggestions for a basic cleaning – and other than using another coat of the linseed/turpentine mix, is there another finish that would be compatible, or is it best just to stick wi

waterloop Changed status to publish April 9, 2024