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Log Home Maintenance

From tips on staining and sealants, to restoration advice – here you will find everything you need to care for your log home.


 

Old Log Homes Get a New Start

If you’re buying an existing log home, try to obtain a maintenance record to help determine whether new log treatments are compatible with old ones. Compatability is important; without knowing product chemistries, your only option […]

Inspection Checklist

Four problems to watch out for when buying a used log home.

Sticking to a Construction Schedule

A realistic construction schedule can keep your log-home project on track.

Restoring a Neglected Log Home

Take your log home from grunge to glory in 4 steps.

All About Log Homes

This free infographic answers many of the basic questions people have about log homes today.

Landscaping for Wildfire Protection

Knowledge and planning are the keys to saving your log home.

Choose Your Chinking

The keys to choosing the right caulking and chinking product for your home.

Fall Maintenance Checklist: Time to check your logs

Fall is a great time to take inventory of how well your logs (along with the rest of your home's shell) are doing. Here are 7 tips to get you started.

10 Log-Home Maintenance Myths

Information regarding the costs and effort involved in upkeep on a log home is often outdated and inaccurate.

Fall and spring roofing maintenance tips

The NRCA offers these starter points for inspecting your roof and avoiding serious problems.