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Log Home Sales Colorado

Colorado has been seeing a big increase in Log Home sales, especially in the high country.  Where I live in Park County, South of Breckenri…

Started by Colorado Log Home Finishing

0 Jan 9, 2013

Cracks in concrete chinking

I have some Portland cement chinking that is otherwise in good shape, but there are some small gaps or cracks where it has shrunk and no lo…

Started by John Duke

2 Oct 25, 2010
Reply by John Duke

Help! We're getting desperate!

So, I realize that the purpose of energy seal or chinking is to help with possible heat loss issues.  Esthetically speaking, on a house in…

Started by Lee & Sondra Kraley

10 Oct 12, 2010
Reply by Lee & Sondra Kraley

Clay on chinking

Has anyone ever used clay plaster to cover interior chinking? Clay is a product that is used as a finish on walls. It is very environmental…

Started by John Duke

4 Oct 1, 2010
Reply by John Duke 'match' or to 'contrast'

Tough decision.  Tougher than I would have imagined.We've been in our log home for about 4 years.  We went with 10" milled logs with a uniq…

Started by Lee & Sondra Kraley

4 Aug 9, 2010
Reply by Lee & Sondra Kraley

not chinking a log wall

hello and everybody and please dont hate me for what im about to ask lol.     i own a 200 year old log home that i am currenttly remodeling…

Started by E K

18 Jul 12, 2010
Reply by The Mitchell's


Howdy everyone! I have couple of questions about chinking. As many of you know, we have an older log home built in 1948. We have all kinds…

Started by Denise

8 Mar 21, 2009
Reply by David Vista

For those getting ready to build a log home...

Let me start by saying this is in no way directed at anyone here, most of what I have seen by contractors on this site seem to be genuinely…

Started by David Reed

6 Mar 18, 2009
Reply by Western Log Home Supply

Help with interior stain dilemma!

Hi everyone! I appreciate the opportunity to get some input. So, I bought a log home built in 1976 that needed a great deal of work. I have…

Started by Minnesota

3 Nov 23, 2008
Reply by Kelly


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