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Sanding Away Stain
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Hi Y'all!I'm trying to get rid of the stain on my log home.  it's a dark, yucky color.I first stained the home 15 years ago.  I began with a coat of linseed oil.  Next was a coat of the stain.  I…Continue

Started this discussion. Last reply by bill proud Sep 6.

 

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bill proud replied to Micah Levy's discussion Sanding Away Stain
"We are almost finished restoring two sides of our log home. It is a 32 x 36 foot house with 24 inch saddled extensions and 12 inch nominal round logs. We completely stripped it with Perma Chink Stripit and a pressure washer, where possible, and…"
Sep 6
bill proud replied to Micah Levy's discussion Sanding Away Stain
"We have an Osborn brush and use it. We also have a little Black and Decker Mouse sander which we needed for the seams. Our logs are saddle overlaps and the little mouse gives us more detailing in those areas. I wanted to mention we use the buffing…"
Aug 24
Eddison Baker replied to Micah Levy's discussion Sanding Away Stain
"Hi, I would use sandpaper and an Osborn brush. They can do wonders on a log home!"
Aug 22
bill proud replied to Micah Levy's discussion Sanding Away Stain
"Hello, We have been restoring our 20 year old round log home for about a month now using sanding and stripping techniques.  As Mr. Knight commented, get lots of sandpaper. While Strip It from Perma Chink worked on the lower half removing the…"
Aug 21
Guild Log and Timber replied to Micah Levy's discussion Sanding Away Stain
"Just get a good sander and TONS! of paper. Then you get a truckload of elbow grease and you combine them. After a considerable amount of time, house will be good as new. There are tons of pics and videos on my social media and website of us doing…"
Jul 14
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Sanding Away Stain

Hi Y'all!I'm trying to get rid of the stain on my log home.  it's a dark, yucky color.I first stained the home 15 years ago.  I began with a coat of linseed oil.  Next was a coat of the stain.  I finished with a clear top coat.I'd like to get back to the original pine - colored wood.I've read about just about every technique possible: media blasting, pressure washing, using the Turbo Plane blade, using the osborn brush, chemical strippers.I haven't read about sanding.  Does this work?  If so,…See More
Jul 9

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I am a very lucky guy. I have a wonderful wife, live in the woods in a beautiful log home, writing music.
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