I have used orange oil or mineral oil in the past for yearly oiling of interior log cabins to keep the logs looking nice. Can someone tell me which one is better to use and if so give me a source for purchasing in bulk? I will need around 15 gallonsContinue
Hello, I am new to the board and I attempted to find a similar question that was already asked. Seeing as though every situation is different though, I thought I would ask mine.I am purchasing this 20 year old log home and I wanted to know two things. Are the cracks going to affect my overall structural soundness and 2) how can I repair them without making the logs look awful? I saw that there are a lot of product suggestions for the Check Mate. Can I use that on interior as well as exterior? I…Continue
anyone use this ? on an old log home? bad idea good idea? i have a 40 yr old log home things have deteriorated.. getting actual leaks in hard rains dribbling down walls.. is this a solution? if not what is? Continue
We are looking at purchasing an existing log home in southern Indiana, pictured below, that was built in 1994. We have not owned a log home before and are hoping some of you might answer some questions for us. We were able to do a quick walk around the exterior of the home, and noticed a large number of carpenter bees with holes on the west and south side of the home. I know you can treat the nests and plug holes, but is it possible these bees could have caused considerable damage? Also, we…Continue
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