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Electrical Panel Upgrade

I'm planning to upgrade my electrical panel to 200 amp. The house is too old, I mean around 25-30 years old. So, I think it's high to upgra…

Started by James F. Geyer

0 Mar 29, 2019

Help with butting log siding to existing log wall

I recently added an addition to my home and I am using log siding on the addition. I'm looking for suggestions on how to butt the siding ag…

Started by Tracy Roberts

1 Mar 8, 2019
Reply by CharisB

Tips For Getting The Most Out Of Mortgage Renewal

So when mortgage renewal time comes around most of us automatically renew their mortgages when the term is up instead of trying to find a b…

Started by James F. Geyer

0 Feb 28, 2019

Window Trim Or Window Replacement?

On this December, my window started to make some weird sound while opening and closing. Now it got really worse. It sounds like those in ol…

Started by James F. Geyer

0 Feb 7, 2019

Home Renovation Dilemma

Hey,Finally, bought a new house last month! Now we have to move into the new house. However, before moving, I would like to do some renovat…

Started by James F. Geyer

0 Jan 24, 2019

Anyone need some fasteners?

Hey y'all log home enthusiasts, I got to researching about log homes and hardware by accident. I operate a discount paint store up in Lanc…

Started by Peter Fortuna

2 Jan 1, 2019
Reply by Yve LeRoy

Eliminating Bats From House

Is there anything we can do to prevent bats from entering the house? I just bought a new house in Aurora last month. There are hundreds of…

Started by James F. Geyer

1 Dec 30, 2018
Reply by Roger Mathews

Butt and pass cabin

In the process of building a butt and pass method cabin and looking for some advice on a few things. Iam using 1/2” rebar and pinning my 8”…

Started by Yve LeRoy

0 Dec 26, 2018

Winter Log Home Maintenance Inspection

Log Home Finishing begins our projects with an inspection, followed by a detailed work order and then we schedule and perform the maintenan…

Started by Colorado Log Home Finishing

0 Dec 26, 2018

Ridge vent leak?

Do I need a ridge vent, if I don't have an attic? I have cathedral ceilings (mostly) with tongue-in-groove ceiling, 8" of styrofoam board i…

Started by Doug Ottney

0 Dec 16, 2018


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