One of the questions I get from log cabin owners all the time is "which log checks do I fill and which ones are ok to leave open ?"Here is the latest post on our caulking and chinking tips. …Continue
Started Aug 17
This Log Home corner was burned by a lighter malfunctioning. The customer had laid lighters in between the ridges on log ends, for years. The lighter caught on fire then the corners were burned.…Continue
Started Dec 20, 2015
Here is a Slideshow of a house we just restored out in Hill Country. It was built in 93 and stained with siekkens twice. The builder did a poor job building it though. I try to emphasize to people…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Guild Log and Timber Jan 6, 2013.
I came into construction under my great-grandfather, grandfather, and father. These were all strong willed opinionated, highly skilled men that worked by their own rules.There was a vast amount of freedom and individuality in the trades. These men didn't fit into a time schedule or corporate mentality. They would climb off the scaffolds at lunch and read the paper while having a beer and eating fresh meats and vegetables. It was precisely this…Continue
Posted on October 4, 2014 at 11:25am — 5 Comments