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Seasonal Maintenance

Your log home needs regular maintenance and occasional tune-ups to stay in tip-top shape. Fortunately, you can complete most of the following tasks yourself by following this season-by-season guide of indoor and outdoor maintenance.

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DIY: How to Fix a Log with Interior Rot
Sometimes, the surface of a log looks OK, but there’s rot lurking within. Once logs have decayed to this extent, the only way to fix them (other than pricey replacement) is to hollow it out and fill the cavity with an epoxy filler. If you’ve found yourself with this predicament, here’s how to tackle it.
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3 Reasons Your Log Home is Rotting
Get your log walls in tip top shape and avoid rot with these simple fixes.
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Your Log Home Maintenance Checklist for Each Season
While these log home maintenance measures may seem daunting, you can address them through easy seasonal check-ups.
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Annual Log Home Spring Deck Maintenance
Winter weather is nearly a distant memory. With a hint of a warm spring breeze in the air, it’s time to revitalize your log hom...
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Easy Ways To Prepare Your Log Home For The Winter
Three easy steps to prepare your log home against harsh winter weather.
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Time to Check Your Logs | Fall Log Home Maintenance Checklist
Fall is a great time to take inventory of how well your logs (along with the rest of your home's shell) are doing following the...
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Deck Maintainence | Fixing a Damaged Deck
Identifying problems and easy solutions to repair a damaged wood deck.
Maintaining the Dream
No matter the season, a little TLC on your log home will go a long way and keep your home like new for a lifetime. This free article outlines exactly what you should be aware of as a log home owner and what you can do when maintaining your dream home.
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