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Removing stain from windows

I usually clean windows every weekend. For the last few weeks, I was staying with my grandmother in Toronto. The house was looking so dirty…

Started by Diane Vargas

0 yesterday

Sanding Away Stain

Hi Y'all! I'm trying to get rid of the stain on my log home.  it's a dark, yucky color. I first stained the home 15 years ago.  I began wi…

Started by Micah Levy

1 on Saturday
Reply by Guild Log and Timber

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 May 23
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
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