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All About Stains and Sealants (127)

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What is best stain for exterior of log home?

Started by Ray Mazza

200 May 19
Reply by Tim and Anita Dyer

Q8 oil

Does anyone know if Q8 oil is a linseed oil based product?

Started by Hank Hill

7 May 12
Reply by Scott Castle

Rustoleum repair? 10x

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 ha…

Started by Gary E. Ratley

2 May 4
Reply by Art Hoffman


What y'all paying for Sikkens log stain in the 5 gal bucket?

Started by Log Guy

4 May 3
Reply by Bill

Earthpaint stain finish

Has anyone ever tried this product. It looks to good to be true. take a look, I would really love to hear what you think.

Started by Chris Thedford

2 Apr 4
Reply by Colorado Log Home Finishing

Cob blasting vs. Sanding vs. Pressure washing

I'm refinishing a log home and every vendor is telling me something different about the best way to remove the stain from my house. I'm pro…

Started by David Stewart

16 Mar 15
Reply by Colorado Log Home Finishing

Clean cedar bark siding

My log cabin, that I just purchased, has cedar bark on the outside. It was built in 1929 and the majority of it looks great except for the…

Started by Roy Higgs

14 Mar 15
Reply by shanny

Restaining with same stain but looks like mildew present - help

I am restaining a log home with Wolman Durastain, Semitransparent stain (same stain as on walls now).  I know it's not the best stain but i…

Started by Bem

4 Jan 13
Reply by Kevin Piatz

Sansin Enviro-Stain

I wanted to drop in and say Hello from The Sansin Corporation. I am our Log Home and Timber Frame Sales Representative. I've been lurking t…

Started by Jeff Paddock

2 Jan 13
Reply by Jeff Paddock

Mold problems with Oil Stain

Hello all: 3 years ago I finished an addition on my log home and had the existing part of the home sand blasted to remove a solid stain th…

Started by BobM

29 Jan 7
Reply by Guild Log and Timber



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