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I came across this article this morning and thought you log home dwellers would appreciate it, seeing as how many of you are surrounded by deer regularly. http://www.hometalk.com/2191165/protecting-your-garden-trees-and-landscape-from-deer?tk=d8zvqs&se=wklyEnjoy!-- Charis w/ SashcoContinue
Hey,I bought a beautiful log home in Toronto last week.The renovation works are in progress, so I will upload the pics after all the works.As part of the renovation works, I'm thinking about installing an inground pool in my backyard. I have already found a good swimming pool design company for this and they showed me some designs. I really liked one model with a wooden deck.I'm thinking about choosing that…Continue
Started by James F. Geyer in Repair and Home Projects Help Jan 28.
My grandparents' house is 50 years old. Nothing has been done to them in 30 years or more. Kitchen has fir and the rest of the house has wide board pine. There are gaps in between the woods maybe not but it began to look weird.I'm planning to renovate the entire house floors. The rooms and living room have wooden cupboards so I'd love to have an antique flooring which can…Continue
Hi guys,I'm living in North York with my wife and family.We're going on a vacation trip next month. We are so excited about the trip. Especially the kids!But right now we're in kind of a dilemma. Our house is a rented one. Now the landlord is asking me to vacate the house. I had already booked the tickets and I can’t cancel the trip too. I'm thinking about renting a self-storage unit so that I can keep my things safe. I already found a…Continue
Hey, I have started an online shop for paper crafts and handmade gifts. It has been six months, and so far going great. I use a multifunctional printer for both printing and scanning. It's scanning part has some issues, sometimes papers stuck in it. As it wasn't bothering me that much, I had a plan of getting another multifunctional printer towards November (I hope to get more orders towards then because it will be vacation and Christmas). Last day,I had urgent paperwork, and I scanned a doc,…Continue
Building cabin and using machines logs for rafters with boards on top of them to keep the logs exposed. Iam also using corrugated metal roofing. How do you construct the top part and insulate at the same time? Do you use 2x4s or 2x6s on top of your boards? Do you need to vent? Thanks in advance.Continue