I want to finish a cedar species mantle for a log home we are building. Starting with your unsanded slab, what equipment and materials do I need and what are the steps? Thank you.Robert B.
Bryan Olmsted answered;
Posted March 31, 2008- This article was written and provided by; Bryan Olmsted, President Ozark Log Home Supply, Inc.
Bryan has well over 20 years experience in the construction industry, and has been involved in the design and construction of numerous projects from medical facilities to log homes. He has worked as a estimator, job superintendent, construction manager, general contractor and retired as President and CEO of Olmsted Construction Co.,Inc. in May of 2006. Besides the knowledge and experience gained through 20+ years as a commercial/residential general contractor, Bryan has completed training and been certified on NFPA's Life Safety Code, overseen the renovation and retrofitting of Ozarks Medical Center in West Plains, Missouri in it's accreditation by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Health Care Organizations, and has extensive knowledge in the application and use of Sashco Log Home Products, as well as the construction and finish of log homes and structures. Bryan is also a two term past president of the Southern Missouri Homebuilder's Association, located in West Plains, Missouri and has served on the organization's board of directors, worked on the committee in charge of construction of the Ozark Heritage Welcome Center and volunteered with the West Plains Area Habitat for Humanity.
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