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What can I use to seal knots in my 6 x 12'' log walls from water intrusion in high wind rain storms?
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I built a stick-framed, ''D'' log-sided home in the Smokies five years ago. There are 13 8'' X 10' white pine, round, milled posts that support the roof and...
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Dont mean to sound ignorant but what is TSP?and where would I find it?
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I have a 2 level ''D'' log home, that has Aspen T @ G ceilings and 4 walls have the same aspen on 1/2 of the walls, the log...
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we are restoring a log cabin over 100 years old what do we use for the upstairs ceiling rafters are not such that we can just leave exposed thought...
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my husband and i put up rough cuff trim. how do i clean the dust off it?
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I have a 12 yo log home that we built. The interior logs are stained but do not appear sealed.(they feel like raw wood) The dust situation is becoming...
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We have a yellow pine log home. We are interested in stoning or bricking over our logs. Has this ever been done? We cannot afford the constant upkeep and...
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What would you consider to use to remove the sap from a stained log house? Mineral sprits and goo gone do not work.
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Hello, great site. Quick question. I currently live in a log home that I built myself and am in the process of putting a small additon on. I have...
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Hi, I have a 5 yr old log home I recently purchased. The logs have never been stained or sealed. On the interior there is a grayish, colour randomly...
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I have a 100+ year old log cabin in Northern WI. It is time to apply new protection to the logs and I am not sure which direction to...
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Our log home was built in the early 80's. It has 8 foot ceilings with beams and the tounge & groove floor resting on that. They stained the entire...
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We own a 140 year old log cabin near Algonquin Park ,in ontario. Our childredn are really stuffy after a couple of days visit. There is black mold on...
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Sir: Sir: I have access to 60 red pine and blue spruce logs. (12 to 16 at the base. 30 to 40 feet long) They are standing and I...
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We haven't done anything to our house it is 10-12 years old (we lived in 4) there is black mold and two small areas of log rot (no gutters)...
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3 questions:1. Carpenter bees/bore bees, what is the best way to prevent them from attacking your home. 2. Underneath the two upstairs bedrooms on all the counters and dressers...
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How do I stop exterior shiplap siding from bleeding through the stain/s(many layers)it just keeps coming.
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We have two log posts in our house with jacks under them. I am looking for something, preferably in copper or oiled rubbed bronze, to put on bottom of...
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do they make a log stain and sealer in one mix
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