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  • Sherburne, NY
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Cleaning Decks
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Michael Whalen May 1, 2013.

Green Insect Repellent
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Started this discussion. Last reply by CharisB Apr 29, 2010.

Happy New Year Everyone! Do you have a New Years Resolution?
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Kelly Jan 2, 2010.

 

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Treat Your Logs First To Make Them Last.

Treat Your Logs First To Make Them Last. You've just spent a long time leafing through planning books, selecting the logs, choosing the perfect lot--waiting for your dream home to be built. Why put all that at risk? Rot, weather, insects, fungi all pose a serious threat to your logs. Protect your investment--treat your logs first to make them last. Applying A Borate To A Log Home. Questions and Answer to apply a borate to a log home. Question: If I apply a borate to a log home how long…See More
May 18
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Sashco Free Log Home Learning Seminar at 7898 State Hwy 12 Sherburne, NY

April 18, 2015 from 9am to 3pm
You are invited to an informational and hands on work shop hosted by Sashco Log Home Products.  These seminars are to help interested log home owners and contractors learn about maintaining and caring for your log homes.  Come learn and discuss your log home care and maintenance projects with a specialist. Registration Required-Admission is Free (Limited Space)Register Now! CANCELLEDSee More
Apr 13
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Perma Chink Log Home Learning Products Seminar at Sherburne, NY

March 28, 2015 from 9am to 3pm
Perma Chink Log Home Learning Products SeminarYou are invited to an informational and hands on work shop hosted by Perma Chink Log Home Products.  These seminars are to help interested log home owners and contractors learn about maintaining and caring for your log homes.  Come learn and discuss your log home care and maintenance projects with a specialist.Contact: I-Wood-Care 1-800-721-7715When: Saturday, March 28, 2015Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pmWhere: I-Wood-Care 7898 State Hwy 12           …See More
Mar 5
Kelly posted an event

Sashco Free Log Home Learning Seminar at 7898 State Hwy 12 Sherburne, NY

April 18, 2015 from 9am to 3pm
You are invited to an informational and hands on work shop hosted by Sashco Log Home Products.  These seminars are to help interested log home owners and contractors learn about maintaining and caring for your log homes.  Come learn and discuss your log home care and maintenance projects with a specialist. Registration Required-Admission is Free (Limited Space)Register Now! CANCELLEDSee More
Mar 5
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Free Log Home Learning Products Seminar at Sherburne, NY

March 21, 2015 from 9am to 3pm
Perma Chink Log Home Learning Products SeminarYou are invited to an informational and hands on work shop hosted by Perma Chink Log Home Products.  These seminars are to help interested log home owners and contractors learn about maintaining and caring for your log homes.  Come learn and discuss your log home care and maintenance projects with a specialist.Contact: I-Wood-Care 1-800-721-7715When: Saturday, March 28, 2015Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pmWhere: I-Wood-Care 7898 State Hwy 12           …See More
Dec 15, 2014
Kelly commented on Log Home Center & Supply's blog post Carpenter Bee Problems? We have solutions
"Oh those bee's "
Jul 24, 2014
Kelly replied to Raymond Rega's discussion Looking to build a 12x12 butt and pass log shelter
"Good Morning, Feel free to call us we would be happy to help you find a 12 x 12 Shelter for your guests.  Feel free to look at our site at www.loknlogs.com for smaller shelters. KW/I-Wood-Care/Lok-N-Logs 1-800-343-8928 "
Jul 24, 2014
Kelly replied to Kelly's discussion LOG CABIN ROAD NAMES
"Spider Lodge it is!  Great Name for your old cabin! Kelly/I-Wood-Care www.iwoodc.com"
Jul 3, 2014

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Tell us about yourself:
I work for a Log Home Maintenace Company I-Wood-Care. We sell products to fix and perserve log homes.
I truly love my job and really love log homes!!!!!!!!!!!
Are you lucky enough to be living in a log home?
I hope some day!
What timeframe are you looking to start your dream home?
24+ months
Website:
http://www.iwoodc.com

I-Wood-Care

 I Wood Care was founded in 1994.  The purpose was to supply manufacturers and their dealers and contractors along with log home owners with products to maintain and preserve their log homes.  I Wood Care has become a distributor for several log home products supply and specialty tool manufacturers.  Our products are unique to the log home industry.

 

I-Wood-Care is also information resource for answers to questions pertaining to log homes.  Our number one concern is the satisfaction of you the customer.

 

 

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Kelly's Blog

Treat Your Logs First To Make Them Last.

Treat Your Logs First To Make Them Last.



You've just spent a long time leafing through planning books, selecting the logs, choosing the perfect lot--waiting for your dream home to be built. Why put all that at risk? Rot, weather, insects, fungi all pose a serious threat to your logs. Protect your investment--treat your logs first to make them last.





Applying A Borate To A Log Home.



Questions and Answer to apply a borate to a log…

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Posted on May 18, 2015 at 3:00pm — 3 Comments

Happy Holidays To Everyone on LogHomeU And A Happy New Year!

Happy Holidays To Everyone On LogHomeu And A Happy New Year!

Posted on December 15, 2014 at 2:00pm — 2 Comments

Happy Easter!

To All The Log Home Neighborhood!

I wish you and your family a Happy Easter!
Hope everyone had a good time with family & friends! I know I always do!!!
And I hope you didn't eat to much! I think we all do when it comes to food.

Happy Easter To All!

Kelly

Posted on April 12, 2009 at 5:11pm

Staining Your Log Home

Staining Your Log Home.



Work Horizontally. Plan on applying your stain to one wall at a time, starting at the top and working completely across 3-4 logs high.



When the top 3-4 logs are stained, then move down the wall to the next 3-4 logs. Continue in a similar pattern to the bottom of the wall, working around doors and windows.



Clean any drip marks that may occur on lower logs to avoid overlap marks.



This consistency will help to eliminate the… Continue

Posted on January 29, 2009 at 11:00am — 2 Comments

CONSTRUCTION & LOCATION

The style and location of your home can affect stain longevity and the amount of maintenance required for your logs.



Eaves,porches, proper drainage and the position of your home on the lot all come into play.



Experts recommend a bare minimum of 24" eaves (36" or more is ideal), wrap around porches which are at least 10' deep and a foundatin that provides at least 12" to 18" of space betwwen the first course of logs and the ground.



These elements will help… Continue

Posted on January 24, 2009 at 8:26pm — 4 Comments

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At 8:37am on January 13, 2012, David Di Massino said…
Thanks Kelly
I am hoping to connect with as many suppliers and builders as possible.
I am developing a Solar Log Home Community in Central Florida and reaching out.
I need to build 7- Solar Log Homes for a "Green LifeStyle"  Community called Darian Estates.
Please pass this on to anyone you know that you think would be interested in collaborating with me.
Thanks
At 11:23am on December 9, 2011, David Di Massino said…
Thanks Kelly
Thanks Dolly
Happy to be here
At 6:09pm on June 11, 2010, david labaire said…
thanks Kelly, one can never have enough friends
At 7:05pm on March 4, 2010, Terry & Shelley S said…
Kelly, Thanks. No we're not in it yet. The weather's been a bit of a challenge. We finally have a roof, fascia, soffits, & gutters. Inside T & G is almost complete, drywall's up & painted, and tiled surfaces are complete. So, we're almost there; hoping to get CO before end of April.
At 1:58pm on October 21, 2009, Earl Kindle said…
Thank you Kelly!
Earl Kindle
Carvings and More
www.carvingsandmore.net
At 12:28am on May 29, 2009, Greg Beck said…
Thanks Kelly, I'm kinda freaky about the address, after the whole craigs list killer thing, just looking out for the little ones, thanks for the reply, looking forward to the sample.
At 4:56pm on March 16, 2009, Wes said…
Kelly,

Only if they are neutered. They still romp and wrestle; but don't bite or fight as it would be if they were still intact. When we first brought Henry home Oscar immediately accepted him as if knowing he was his off-spring. He took care of him, keeping him clean and really teaching him what he could get away with.

Henry has become the "hunter", Oscar is still gun shy. Henry is about as good as any pointer or setter, flushes grouse, etc. Both dogs are great fishing companions, they always try and catch the fish we release - quite commical.
At 1:03pm on March 16, 2009, Wes said…
Jacks are great. Oscar (smooth coat-short-legged black & white) sired Henry (rough-coat, mostly white with brown face and Yoda ears). We got pick of the litter. Two male JR's in the house - what were we thinking. Had to get them neutered, still there is never a dull moment. They really chase the chipmunks and squirrels at our cabin.
At 8:45pm on March 8, 2009, Scrapple said…
Want to buy our log home but it has such a small kitchen and the space for the refrigerator is for a small one. The bathroom hasn't ever been updated so we would have to replace the tub and sink. We love the home but the 2 major rooms don't measure up to the rest of the house.
At 8:26pm on March 5, 2009, Scrapple said…
Thank you for the welcome; we are going to look at our potential log home again tomorrow night; it's not big but we are pretty anxious about owning it if all goes well.
 
 
 

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