Should You Chink or Stain Your Logs First?

Posted on Log Home Chinking Log Home Stains | Weatherall Company, Inc.
When building a log home, there are many important decisions to make during the building process. Some of those decisions involve chinking and stain — finding the right product, choosing the color you like, and making sure you apply chinking and stain correctly. But should you chink or stain your...
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How to Clean Your Logs Before You Stain

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Weatherall Company, Inc.
Before you stain your log cabin, it’s important to clean your logs and make sure they are free of old stains and chemicals. But what’s the best way to clean your logs? The answer varies, depending ...
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What to Do With Leftover Stain: 4 Creative Crafts

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Weatherall Company, Inc.
If you have leftover stain from your last home-improvement project — and a bit of a creative spark — this extra material hardly has to go to waste. Below are four fun crafts you can do with your le...
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Winter’s Coming! Here’s What to Do With Wood Stain and Sealants

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Coleman Kelleghan
Winters can be cold and often snowy. This can be a problem for storing your wood stains and sealants. Although some of these products may be labeled as “freeze-thaw stable,” it’s generally better t...
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Color Stain vs. Clear Finish: Which Should You Choose?

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Coleman Kelleghan
When you're refinishing your log home, you'll have to make an important decision. Will you apply a clear finish or a color stain? Find out how clear finishes and color stains measure up, learn the ...
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Wooster - The Best Stain Brush on the Market

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Coleman Kelleghan
When you want your deck or your cabin to look as though it's been stained by a professional, just any old brush won't do. Instead, you need the best stain brush that's available. Get to know the Wo...
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What are VOCs, and Why are There VOC Limits in Stains?

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Coleman Kelleghan
When you're buying a stain for your home, the package may indicate the level and type of VOC. There are state and federally-regulated limits on VOCs for your health. What are VOCs and how do you kn...
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How Do I Clean My Logs?

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Josh Horner
There are generally two scenarios for when you will want to clean the logs of your log home. The first is right after new construction, before you stain them. The second is cleaning the logs after ...
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“I know it's important, but how does wood stain work?”

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Coleman Kelleghan
You might not think too much about the importance of staining wood until you are spending your weekend doing it, or when you see a porch or log home that is in desperate need of it. Often we don't ...
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Step-by-Step Guide to Applying Log Home Stain

Posted on | Log Home Stains | Coleman Kelleghan
Your log home is your investment and it’s your oasis; and because of that you want to protect it from every potentially-damaging element that will attempt to rear its head. Destructive UV radiation...
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