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Chinking and Caulking

Chinking and Caulking
We are just now building a log home and the logs don't have any chinking. They fit together without it. Is this ok?
I own a 50+ year old log cabin that was originally chinked with oakum. I am preparing to chink the interior. In a number of places the oakum has...
I am getting ready to build a new log home. Exactly what is a borate treatment and is it toxic in any way ? Thanks
Recently, I just got a spring cleaning job on a log cabin and the interior walls are cedar filled with oakum as caulking/chinkin. So I was wondering what would...
Do I have to use chinkking with dovetail corners or can the jigs be adjusted to have a tight fit between the logs?
I HAVE BEEN ASK TO RESTORE A 200 YR OL D BARN, SQUARE LOGS, YOU CAN SEE TOTALLY BETWEEN THE LOGS, NO MATERIAL IS LEFT IN THEM, THE LOGS...
We are building a new log home and are ready to stain/seal the exterior. Woodgaurd came with the kit. My question is Permachink a better product with less maintenance?...
We moved into our custom log home in 2002. We had to corn blast the interior because the builder used the incorrect stain. It left a lot of log...
I bought a 20 year old flat log (tongue and grover boards) home and one side of the house that gets the weather has no stain left, while the...
I'm stripping my logs with sodium hydroxide. Will this harm the caulking on the logs? It is Log Builder caulking.
Should pine,tongue & grove logs be treated with a varnish or stain on the back before installing? Does it have to be stained the first year?
I have a 20 year old white cedar log home I just blasted and borated and I am preparing to stain. What are best products to patch and fill...
Howdy from Jackson Hole! Following bad advice, I screwed slab lumber over old siding & had a pro put on synthetic chinking. Repeated catastrophic chinking failures are caused by...
why does my roof leak in the winter,have 4 inches of high r plus a 3/4 air gap
We are building a NEW cabin and are ready to corn blast and sand. Once done, what is the proper order of application of stains and chinking etc.