Restoration & Refinishing
Sokura specializes in sanding log homes. Using custom tools and methods developed over 25 years. We strive for excellence through field experience and tooling innovation offering quality services worldwide to continue R&D.
Grinding & Sanding
"It’s common knowledge, manual sanding using a progressive grit achieves the finest results."
Wood prep meets finish manufacturers requirements
Surfaces conform to architectural and UFD standards
Reduction in future maintenance
Specified texture for interior/exterior
Total removal of weathered wood and penetrating finishes
Knots, blemishes, damage - removed/smoothed
Natural lumps and bumps enhanced
Beveling & rounding of corners
Age: 92 years,
Manual sanding allows for a defined depth of material removal depending on the condition of the wood. 1/16" - 1/4" + can be achieved when needed.
Properly preparing wood surfaces increases finish performance and reduces lifecycle maintenance cost. Achieving the correct surface texture allows new finishes to absorb and perform as intended.
After our progressive sanding method surfaces comply with finish manufacturers requirements, architectural standards & US Forestry research data.
I only use high-quality finishes that have been field-tested with years of experience. We apply all finishes strictly according to manufactures specifications.
I offer detailed chinking and trimming services that increase energy efficiency and improve aesthetics.
Reduce cold air infiltration and heat loss
Reduce interior insects
Reduce interior moisture
Reduce dust on interior walls