Buttoning up leaks

I finished chinking. Yay. That was awful. The only thing left was a few knick-knacks to weatherize the whole thing. Bird Blocks We did a compound cap log on both sides of the house. These are the wall logs that the rafters rest on, and they hang way out over the corners to support the roof – which hangs almost 8′ on both ends past the log walls on the gable ends, and 4′ on the eave ends. This is the way to stop rain from getting on your logs – huge roof overhangs. I didn’t have any 60′ logs … Continue reading Buttoning up leaks