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All About Stains and Sealants (153)

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Any stain/seal authentic log cabin contractors in North Central Texas?

Any experienced, quality log home contractors that know how to correctly stain/seal and deal with chinking on log cabins? This is authentic…

Started by Mark Francis

7 on Wednesday
Reply by Guild Log and Timber

Trying to match a stain color

Can anyone who has worked a lot with Sikkens (or any other stain for that matter) tell me what would closely match the color on this log ho…

Started by Luc

1 May 7
Reply by Brian Donelson

Best Stain>

What is best stain for exterior of log home?

Started by Ray Mazza

227 Apr 29
Reply by Nicholas Martin

AIRLOCK LOG HOME

BOUGHT A AIRLOCK LOG HOME BUILT IN 1986. DOING A COMPLETE RESTORATION ON THE EXTERIOR LOGS. WE ARE HAND SANDING LOGS AND REMOVING ALL OF TH…

Started by GREGORY MAHAN

0 Apr 4

Calling all chinkers . . .

Hey everyone, I have a 6x6 milled butt-and-pass log home we bought last summer. The guy who built it 7 years ago failed to use any caulk or…

Started by Jon Z

1 Mar 27
Reply by CharisB

Staining the back of log siding

I am building a garage and installing log siding on it to match my log home.  I have been told to stain the back of the siding prior to ins…

Started by Mike

1 Oct 19, 2017
Reply by CharisB

Sashco Transformation Log & Timber - Red Tone Dark vs Brown Tone Dark

I recently used Sashco Transformation Log & Timber, color Red Tone Dark on my home.  While I love the product, this color came out a bi…

Started by Adam

3 Sep 8, 2017
Reply by CharisB

Mice sealant

Hi We have been living in a log home for 6 years now. The house is in the fields and each fall, starting with September we have mice insid…

Started by Catrinel Pauna

9 Jun 7, 2017
Reply by Catrinel Pauna

Cedar deck mold

The log home is doing fine with Woodguard that we put on originally and when necessary since we built it. The problem I have is with our ne…

Started by Rodney coryer

15 May 11, 2017
Reply by CharisB

Stains on ceiling

My tongue-in-groove vaulted ceiling started leaking a while back. Tried to locate the leak and fix it and finally found it where the chimne…

Started by Doug Ottney

3 Mar 28, 2017
Reply by CharisB

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