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Rick’s Builds Fence for Vancouver Community Garden

Rick’s Builds Fence for Vancouver Community Garden

Posted by on March 31, 2021 | Comments Off on Rick’s Builds Fence for Vancouver Community Garden

The Rick’s Community Support Drive has completed it’s first service project of 2021 at the Maplewood Moseley Community Garden in Vancouver. In continuing with our mission to support worthwhile projects in the communities we serve, we were so excited to help the UUCV Church and the many other local businesses that came together to make […]

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What is happening with lumber prices?!?

What is happening with lumber prices?!?

Posted by on March 23, 2021 | Comments Off on What is happening with lumber prices?!?

What is happening with lumber prices?!? You may have noticed in the last few months that prices for home goods are through the roof (no pun intended)! Real estate nationwide is at unprecedented levels of demand with homes selling in 2-3 days with multiple offers over asking, and home prices up 17% from this time […]

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3 Secrets to Working with Insurance for your Fence or Deck Repairs

3 Secrets to Working with Insurance for your Fence or Deck Repairs

Posted by on February 17, 2021 | Comments Off on 3 Secrets to Working with Insurance for your Fence or Deck Repairs

After the recent ice storm in the Pacific Northwest, we were reminded about the importance of knowing your home insurance coverage and being prepared to use this tool when it counts. After over 40 years in business, we know a thing or two about helping with insurance companies, and to make this process as smooth […]

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Rick’s Feeds over 900 people at Portland Rescue Mission

Rick’s Feeds over 900 people at Portland Rescue Mission

Posted by on January 8, 2021 | Comments Off on Rick’s Feeds over 900 people at Portland Rescue Mission

In December, Rick’s had the pleasure of bringing some Christmas cheer to Portland Rescue Mission! We spent hours helping them put together 300 Christmas kits filled with donated items like gloves, hand warmers, socks, hygiene products, snacks, and personalized notes and prayers from their donors and volunteers. We were also able to drop off a […]

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Rick’s Annual Toy Drive 2020!!

Rick’s Annual Toy Drive 2020!!

Posted by on December 21, 2020 | Comments Off on Rick’s Annual Toy Drive 2020!!

Thank You for Another Great Toy Drive!! Rick’s Custom Fencing and Decking has just wrapped up the Annual Toy Drive at our 5 locations and we were so pleased that this year we got more donations than ever!!! In a year where so many people have been struggling, this was so appreciated by the families […]

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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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