"Judy and Lee. I understand you have a Katahdin log home with white cedar wall logs? I love the Katahdin homes! I am looking at building a log home and can't decide to go with a pressure treated white pine or white…"
Does anyone know anything about a heat exchanger that would replace the bathroom fan and reduce the moisture on all the windows - not just the bathroom? I believe it might be called a Panasonic Whisper Green. Doesn't have to be that exact one though.Anyone familiar with this sort of thing??See More
"We have Andersen windows throughout our UNCHINKED log home. The emperatures here, especally th year, have been around MINUS 10 degrees F, so I think our cold and your cold are very simialr. I also firmly believe your issue is excess humidity. As the…"
"I thought we were chinkless but really I have no idea. We now are running a few fans to circulate the air and that seems to have helped. It is also warmer outside so I don't know if that helps or not. At least it is not in the minus…"
"We keep the house at 55 when we are not there. We arrive up there and the windows are clear as can be, so putting the heat up is useless, IN MY HUMBLE OPINION - not to mention the price of propane these days. Yikes! We now turn on the ceiling fan to…"
"Hello Folks, Perhaps you should move to the beach in Delaware to avoid condensation. Just kidding. Fire up that wood stove or fireplace and that con evaporate condensation in that climate because the windows are doing their job so,take a look at…"
"Is this a log home? Has the log home been chinked? Broken seals on windows could also be a sign that the entire home isn't sealed properly. Please do not respond "this is a chinkless log home" as there is no such…"
"I would be hesitant to blame Anderson . With baseboard heat you have no circulation and the air around the windows will cool and slide down the glass not mix. Eventually reaching the dew point and condensing.
Try the dehumidifier."
"If you know the lumber company of which the windows were purchased from, contact them. They can provide you with the name and contact information of the local service representative for your area.
My guess is an improper seal or…"
Hello Folks, Perhaps you should move to the beach in Delaware to avoid condensation. Just kidding. Fire up that wood stove or fireplace and that con evaporate condensation in that climate because the windows are doing their job so,take a look at your moisture sources and ventilation systems. Jim and Pam
In a quandry over heating system and what to put in! and i work for a LP company. My heating guy wants me to put in a hot air furnace..mostly because of my allergies..my boss says a buderus boiler with an amtrol waterheater. the guy that started my roof says NO to hot air furnace..what do you guys have in your house???
Hi! Yes our windows are Andersen. I need to check with the contractor as to the door paint. It was a mix. The sled table was from Country Sampler Magazine. Here is the link for the tissue box.
Thank you for your kind comment on our home. It was a life long dream for us. Our home is pine. The logs were supplied by the Mountaineer Log and Siding Company. It is a true log home, not log siding. The stain is Woodguard Honey 2000. Thanks again for you kind comment. Alexis Dyke
Hi Judith, you had asked a question about our stain. We used a medium red-tone brown by Sashco! They are a great group and will send you out numerous free samples! Hope you're doing well and getting some good fishing in! :-)