John Kraemer & Sons
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A recently completed John Kraemer & Sons lake cottage in Bowstring, Minnesota.

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January 12, 2014
bigjohn75 wrote:
Where did you source the lantern on the pedestal columns on the deck?
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Brickhouse Architects PLLC
The post lanterns are from Arroyo Craftsman.
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February 18, 2013
eskimo9999 wrote:
What did you stain your cedar shakes with? I am trying to decide on a product for how new construction.
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John Kraemer & Sons
Cabot was the brand.
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February 13, 2013
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John Kraemer & Sons
Cedar shakes should be stained every 5-10 years.
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