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Top 3 things to know if you're restoring your natural wood deck this summer

If you're planning on tackling your natural wood deck that has turned into an eyesore, we have the top 3 tips to make the job easier, faster, and last a whole lot longer.
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Energy efficiency in log homes according to the US Government

Log homes may be site-built or pre-cut in a factory for delivery to the site. Some log home manufacturers can also customize their designs. Before designing or purchasing a manufactured log home, you should consider several factors related to energy efficiency.
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Best Deck Stain

Best Deck Stain

Looking for the best wood deck stain?  The choices are mind blowing and diverse, who has the time to research all these different brands, formulations, and sales pitches?  We have been following the industry of wood stains and finishes for a long time, over the last few decades, there has been relatively few changes in the chemistry with each manufacturer using the same old mix of ingredients, just adjusting the amounts of each element to create their formula.  Now all that is changing with modern advances in nano-technology, micro-acrylics, water repellents, and (HD) high definition tinting systems.
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6 Point Spring Log Home Inspection

6 Point Spring Log Home Inspection

Congratulations!  It's Spring of 2017 and you have officially made it through the grueling winter, but how has the exterior of your precious log home held up to the harsh conditions of winter?  Fortunately for you, this log home inspection guide from LogStains.com will make it easy to perform a 6 point inspection on your log home's condition and what you should do if you find something wrong.
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Seriously, who has the best log home stain?

Seriously, who has the best log home stain?

You're on a mission to find out who has the best log home stain, you're searching for answers, reading articles, looking at pictures, but every manufacturer tells you that their log home stain is special and is the BEST! Sorry, I hate to be the bubble buster, but the reality and truth is that no log home stain lasts forever!  You must first accept this fact, mother nature is more powerful than any man made protective coating for wood! 
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Who's got the best log home stain in 2015?  Ask LogStains.com

Who's got the best log home stain in 2015? Ask LogStains.com

The spring log home restoration and re-staining season came swift and fast this year and is just starting to slow down with summer weather! Now that the summer heat is in place, we all get a rest until the fall log home restoration and staining season begins....Everyone asks us at LogStains.com which stain is the best? There are many quality stains available for sale on our site, but so far this year our top seller and highest customer satisfaction rating goes to Lovitt's Emerald Gold log home stain.
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Log Home Stain

Log Home Stain

When choosing a wood stain for your log home, you have to rise above the expensive marketing and competitive tactics used by most manufacturers to sway you into purchasing their products. Think of your goals for your log home stain, do you want something that makes it look shiny, or flat? Do you want the grain of the wood to accentuate, or do you want a color over your logs? What is the long term maintenance procedures of the stain you choose? These are all concerns that you must ask yourself before you commit to a stain. Where will I be in 3-5 years with this stain?
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