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How to Pick the Perfect Patio Cover for Your Home

How to Pick the Perfect Patio Cover for Your Home

Posted by on September 21, 2020 | Comments Off on How to Pick the Perfect Patio Cover for Your Home

In the Pacific Northwest, we love the outdoors! We’re not afraid to hike, bike, climb, kayak, and off-road our way around the state come rain or shine. But when you’re back home, looking for a cozy respite from those cold and rainy days, wouldn’t it be nice to have an outdoor space you can use […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Staining your Fence or Deck

The Ultimate Guide to Staining your Fence or Deck

Posted by on September 21, 2020 | Comments Off on The Ultimate Guide to Staining your Fence or Deck

How do some fences in the Northwest go gray within a year, and others look as beautiful as the day they were installed? Why do the boards on my fence look all warped and cracked, but my neighbor’s boards look perfect? How do I keep my deck boards from getting all cracked and soft on […]

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Why doesn’t Rick’s offer the same selection of decking as the Big Box Stores?

Why doesn’t Rick’s offer the same selection of decking as the Big Box Stores?

Posted by on May 5, 2020 | Comments Off on Why doesn’t Rick’s offer the same selection of decking as the Big Box Stores?

This is a great question and the answer may surprise you! Rick’s has 5 fully-stocked lumber yards and plenty of space to carry all the same options that these national chains do, so why don’t we?… Well, here are 3 reasons why: 1) We’ve done the research! – We know that composite decking is available in […]

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We do the digging, you take the credit! How a Partial Installation can save you money and time!

We do the digging, you take the credit! How a Partial Installation can save you money and time!

Posted by on April 9, 2020 | Comments Off on We do the digging, you take the credit! How a Partial Installation can save you money and time!

20 years ago, our stores were booming with DIY sales! Often on a Saturday, there would be a line out the door when we opened at 8am until we closed at 5pm. Nowadays, the do-it-yourselfer has mostly disappeared into a busy lifestyle that does not allow for building your own fence or deck on the […]

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How can a local Fencing and Decking company help people right now?

How can a local Fencing and Decking company help people right now?

Posted by on April 1, 2020 | Comments Off on How can a local Fencing and Decking company help people right now?

What can a local Fencing and Decking company do to help during a global pandemic? That’s a question that has weighed heavily on our minds as March draws to a close and we head into April. April is historically our biggest month of the year, with the weather starting to warm up and people starting […]

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How to get the most out of your in-home estimate

How to get the most out of your in-home estimate

Posted by on January 15, 2020 | Comments Off on How to get the most out of your in-home estimate

We all know that the process of making home improvements can be daunting, especially in an age where it feels like options are unlimited and time is at a premium. Start that home improvement process off right, by setting up a great in-home appointment, and being informed and prepared with all the right questions before […]

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