Owning a log home tucked back in the woods or along a lakefront is a dream for a lot of people; but once they find out about the maintenance costs involved, they are scared away.
According to log home restoration companies, you can expect to spend a minimum of $750 a year in time and materials just to maintain a log home. In addition, every three to five years, you’ll have to dig deeper into your pocket — some $6,000 deeper — to cover the cost of having the home preserved, re-stained, and sealed to protect it from weather and insects.
Lakeside cabin owners Orvis and Diane; “We’re in our 70’s now and too old for all the maintenance so we decided to get a different kind of siding”, says Diane. She and her husband found just what they were looking for in a catalog the received from ABC Seamless, the same company that had done the siding for their main residence. ABC Seamless Steel Log Home Siding gives you the authentic look of log without the maintenance hassle.