Maintain

Tips and tricks for maintaining your log or timber home.
 

Staining Options for Your Log Home

Which stain is right for you? Start with this free download to find out.

Keep Your Eyes on the Prize

A little TLC will keep your log home like new for a lifetime.

All About Log Homes

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

4 Steps to Spring Maintenance

It’s a question we’re asked all the time: How much maintenance will a timber home require? With many types of custom wood homes, you’ll be faced with a large amount of yearly maintenance, mostly because […]

Editor’s Picks: Home-Improvement Tools

4 home-improvement tools to consider adding to your tool box for maintenance projects

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Information regarding the costs and effort involved in upkeep on a log home is often outdated and inaccurate.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