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Good day, my name is Ethan Andow, and I am contacting you today to ask if you would be willing to assist me with tips, and help regarding a project that I am conducting for my engineering course at my high school. I am building a prototype, and this prototype is called "The Life Saving Ladder Belt." I have brainstormed and critiqued this idea all year to make sure that it will turn out the best at our senior symposium at the end of April. Would you be willing to help me with tips on how I should build it? If you choose to accept I will give you more in depth information regarding what my project consists of. You can contact my instructor at  to confirm that I really am conducting this project. Thank you.

Ethan, I'd be happy to help you if I can, but I need to know more to determine if I can be of any help.  you didn't give contact info for your instructor.

Len Kroll
Wood House Log Homes LLC
8346 Nubbin Ridge Rd.
Knoxville, TN 37923

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I can provide advice on the proper design, construction, maintenance, restoration, preservation, cleaning and waterproofing of log homes. Questions concerning proper cleaning, sealing, staining and waterproofing are within my area of expertise. My expertise includes new construction and existing log structures. Chinking application or restoration, log replacement and repair are also in my area of expertise.


40 years experience in the log home and construction industries, 10 years in specialty contracting, 30 years in the log home field. We have designed, produced, supplied and built over 3,000 log homes and restored/repaired over 600 log homes. See more information at our web site: www.woodhouseloghomes.com.

Authored a monthly column expressing the Vice President and General Manager's "Observations and Insights" distributed to 300 employees and management.

BS degree in accounting, University of Illinois, 1963. Master of Business Administration degree, University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. Numerous relevant seminars including an intense two week business administration seminar, University of Pennsylvania Wharton School of Business, 1978. National Home Builders Association Graduate Builders education program.

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National Honor Society Student, Illinois State Academic Scholarship, Dean's List.

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