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Hill Country Restoration "Premature Stain Failure"
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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

Tags: Hill, country, rehab, Texas, repair

Started this discussion. Last reply by Guild Log and Timber Jan 6, 2013.

 

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Guild Log and Timber replied to Mark Francis's discussion Need experienced chinker/caulker in northeast Texas.
"Mark, I would be happy to look at your project. Tom from Colorodo Log Home Finishing is a good friend of mine. He wanted me to contact you. Give me a call if I can help. JD"
Sep 26, 2013
Guild Log and Timber left a comment for Mark Francis
"I would be happy to look at your project. Tom from log home finishing is a good friend of mine. He told me to contact you. We would love to work together on your project. Give me a call and take a look at my website. We also have some videos on…"
Sep 26, 2013
Guild Log and Timber replied to Cynthia Gugg's discussion Prow front stick frame?
"All my projects are engineered, stamped and bonded. Its such a minimal cost when you look at the overall benefit. Even if I am very confident about foundation and package design, its still a mandatory part of the process. JD Knight Guild…"
Apr 3, 2013
CharisB replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
"Can't tell just by the pics. I just see the holes in the wood that are characteristic of insects. Without piles of sawdust or some sort of insect carcass, I couldn't tell you for sure. This I do know: wet wood is very inviting for many…"
Mar 12, 2013
Colorado Log Home Finishing replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
"What kind of insects, carpenter bees or termites?"
Mar 12, 2013
CharisB replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
"Looks like there is/was some sort of insect infestation there, too. Yuck. That's not going to be fun to repair..."
Mar 12, 2013
Guild Log and Timber replied to Colorado Log Home Finishing's discussion Log Home Finishing Archives
"Nice work"
Mar 11, 2013
Guild Log and Timber replied to Colorado Log Home Finishing's discussion Log Home Finishing
"Looks great!"
Mar 8, 2013
Colorado Log Home Finishing replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
"When I give a bid to pressure wash, it's to have water delivered, use chemical, hot water, followed by buffing.  My competition says pressure washing and all they're doing is one step beyond their thumb on a garden hose. My bid for…"
Mar 5, 2013
Tim Bullock replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
"JD Knight, Your phrase.....not mine "competitive pricing".....How does that work in your mind? IF a client has spent 100's of thousands of dollars on a log home or millions, who gives a poop about the cost per gallon of the stain? I…"
Mar 4, 2013
Guild Log and Timber replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
"Behr is a good brand for sure."
Mar 1, 2013
Guild Log and Timber replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
Feb 25, 2013
Guild Log and Timber replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
"Here is the Stain report from last weeks bid. This was a house stained and built in 2007 w/Sashco. No maintenance was performed on house. Mold has just taken over this house. Follow us for updates. We are going to sand entire home and restain. "
Feb 25, 2013
Kavephish replied to Guild Log and Timber's discussion Advise from Pro's ( Need to add a new line of stain)
"wow....just wow....a picture does tell a thousand words.  I read on here a couple yeaars back that consumer reports rated plain old buy me at Home Depot Behr stain as top overall vs the usual log stains.  will have to see if I can dig it…"
Feb 19, 2013
Guild Log and Timber replied to August Summer's discussion Interior Log Walls and Sanding to Remove Water Stains
"What part of Colorodo are you based in?  I was born in Montrose."
Feb 17, 2013
Guild Log and Timber replied to August Summer's discussion Interior Log Walls and Sanding to Remove Water Stains
"We sanded this entire house also. This was a family weekend Log cabin out in Austin, TX that was hurtin pretty bad. We did some structural Log home rot repair and we also sanded the whole house with orbital sanders. The Typhoon and Kutzall wheels…"
Feb 17, 2013

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I am a Log home contractor. We travel all over the US. We specialize in log home construction and restoration.
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At 2:20pm on February 16, 2013, James W. Harbin said…

He y you guys, We're doing the exact same type of projects here on the east coast.Restoration and preservation has become a larger part of the business. We are Katahdin Cedar Log Home Dealer/Builders and have built over 60 homes over 27 years. Perhaps you should contact them about a dealership or building for them. Jim Harbin

At 11:03am on January 2, 2013, Dolly - Es Log Home Restorations said…

Hi JD and welcome to the neighborhood. Dolly

 
 
 

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