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Self Storage For Storing Furniture

Hey guys,I'm from Richmond Hill and I'm living with my wife and kids.Bought a new house and we're planning to shift very soon. But here's the problem, our new house is a little bit small compared to the one we're living in. So it's not spacious enough to accommodate all the stuff we have.We tried different patterns to organize the new house. We even went to the house and checked. But no matter how hard we try the house will look really congested especially the living room. Hence it leaves us…Continue

Started by James F. Geyer in Building and Maintenance Issues Apr 16.

Log Home update

So the wife and are in our log home, thanks to Peele Timber out of Middlesex NC.,. They are the best people and working crew that any one can afford. Truly a wonderful experience from start to finish. If there's any questions in-regards to having your log home built by these great folks, then please send me an email. NOW back to SL, almost 15k deposit gone with just a set of stamped plans. Not one 2x4 or piece of log cut from them. Sat with a salesman, asked lots of questions, including a rough…Continue

Started by Leon DeLorge in Issues, Questions, Suggestions, Complaints (and Compliments!) Apr 8.

Electrical Panel Upgrade

I'm planning to upgrade my electrical panel to 200 amp. The house is too old, I mean around 25-30 years old. So, I think it's high to upgrade the panel to avoid electrical accidents.When asked about the panel upgrade people are saying different things. Some say that if we pick the panel, the building must be brought up to code with a new build. But some guys are saying it isn't a problem because it's a really old house.Most of our rooms are about 10x10. Currently, we have two outlets. Is it ok,…Continue

Started by James F. Geyer in Building and Maintenance Issues Mar 29.

Home cleaning...

Hey, I was working for a private firm in Mississauga.I've been using a nearby maid service for the past two years. I chose pros for cleaning, not because I hate domestic cleaning but I was running out of time!Now I've two toddler kids, I resigned my job and started my life as a stay at home mom. I love to be too!I feel like inexperienced in this field! Before this I had my mom, she used to work really hard to keep our…Continue

Started by Emma Nathan in Issues, Questions, Suggestions, Complaints (and Compliments!) Mar 27.


Hey, at last, we are moving to a rented home. To find a fund for buying a new home we sold our apartment. I have already packed our dresses and kids' toys(Lol just thought to begin with the easy tasks!).My hubby has a conference in Vancouver, so I can't expect him to join me in this. I have to move our household appliances. Then we have a garage full of gym equipment. In the beginning, we were planning to hire a container truck but dropped the plan due to some inconvenience(We won't get any…Continue

Started by Emma Nathan in Just For Fun Mar 15.

Hi newbie here

Hi, I'm looking to buy a home in Edmonton. It has been six months since I'm in a hunt for a dream home. As you all know buying a home is kind of a long term investment, we can't change it that easy! That is why it took a little longer to find a good one.The thing is, I had a plan of buying a home within the budget of $400-$450k(In the case of houses which doesn't need any renovation afterward). The house which satisfied me seem to cost around $500k including some patch-up works. I can make it…Continue

Started by Emma Nathan in Welcome to the Log Home Forum Mar 14.

Best Sealant for water leaks 5 Replies

Hi All:Need expert advice on what is the best log sealant to keep water from leaking through the logs ..  Thank you!  Continue

Started by Kim Broome in All About Stains and Sealants. Last reply by CharisB Mar 12.

Help with butting log siding to existing log wall 1 Reply

I recently added an addition to my home and I am using log siding on the addition. I'm looking for suggestions on how to butt the siding against my existing exterior log wall. Any advise will be greatly appreciated. Continue

Started by Tracy Roberts in Building and Maintenance Issues. Last reply by CharisB Mar 8.


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