Years of weather, dirt and pollen need to be removed from this log home in Pittsboro, NC. There was also residual stain in less exposed areas.
The majority of the house was easily cleaned using Woodrich Brand EFC-38 detergent. More difficult areas were treated with HD-80 to remove the more intact stain followed by an application of Citralic to insure proper neutralization. This is how the log home looks like when clean.
Once completely dry, this log home will be ready to be lightly buffed and move on to then next processes. Seeing the logs in their most natural state makes it easy for the homeowner to choose the final finish they want.