Log Home Maintenance — stain

Best Log Home Stains | Log Cabin Stain Reviews

Posted by Terry Jennings on

Whether you have a new build or you need to restain an old cabin, finding the right stain can be difficult. The best log home stain will vary depending on preference and application. We previously wrote an article comparing our two favorites Sashco Capture vs Transformation Stain. In this article we are going to review the best log home stains on the market and hopefully help you decide. If you still need help deciding, feel free to call us.

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REGULAR CHECKUPS

Posted by Kelly Winner on

Preventative maintenance saves time and money, so it is good practice to inspect your home each spring and the fall.  This involves walking around your home and paying close attention to the stain's appearance.  Look for fading or weathering effects, loss of water repellency, or mildew fungi growth (often caused by dirt collecting on the surface of the stain creating a film for organisms to anchor and feed on).  It is important to pay close attention to the south-facing and west-facing walls of the home since these are typically exposed to more sun and elements.  If you notice severe problems (excessive checking,...

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