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  • 5 Considerations for Building a New Deck

    5 Considerations for Building a New Deck

    Springtime always stirs up inspiration to spend more time outdoors. The longer days and warmer weather are meant for backyard BBQing and drinks on the deck. However, any home project deserves enough planning to ensure the result reflects the desired vision. If building a new deck is next on your home renovation list, here are […]

  • The Best Decking Materials for Southern California

    The Best Decking Materials for Southern California

    One of the most enviable things about living in Southern California is the year-round, sunny climate that encourages everyone to spend more time outdoors. Creating a backyard deck further extends your living space by giving you another area to relax and entertain guests, regardless of the season. Though it may sound like a big undertaking, […]

  • 5 Tips for Building a Raised Garden Bed

    5 Tips for Building a Raised Garden Bed

    Now that spring has officially sprung, there’s no better time to start an at-home garden, and building a raised garden bed is easier than you might think. First, consider how much you want to plant to determine the size of your garden box. Then, stake out the perfect backyard spot to get it started. Setting […]

  • Garden Accents to Personalize Your Space (And Improve Privacy)

    Garden Accents to Personalize Your Space (And Improve Privacy)

    Building a garden box in your backyard instantly improves your home’s appeal. Everyone likes the colorful bursts of fresh flowers, fruits, and vegetables. It’s functional, decorative, and easy to assemble. Once you have the foundation in place, have fun decorating with garden accents to further enhance the design. From decorative screen panels to accent lighting […]

  • Cool Uses of Horizontal Fencing

    Cool Uses of Horizontal Fencing

    Horizontal fencing has been a lasting home decor trend throughout the years, providing homeowners a modern design feature that can serve as a conversation piece versus vertical fencing primarily used for utility purposes. Vertical fences secure property lines and create privacy. Whereas, a horizontal fence is also used to enhance the design and style of […]

  • What Types of Material to Use for Horizontal Fencing

    What Types of Material to Use for Horizontal Fencing

    A Horizontal fence provides plenty of opportunities for homeowners wanting to update their outdoor space without it becoming too costly. Whether putting one in the front area, the backyard, or both, it adds an extra element of style that enhances a home’s curb appeal and use. With this outdoor decor trend, there’s also more freedom […]

  • Know Your Lumber Terms

    Know Your Lumber Terms

    When visiting your local lumber company, there’s a lot of jargon that may float your way. Some of it may sound familiar, while other terms may leave a trail of questions marks behind. Take the opportunity to learn about what this lumber lingo means so you can start to feel more confident as you’re sourcing […]

  • DIY 101: 5 Lumber Projects for Anyone

    DIY 101: 5 Lumber Projects for Anyone

    The first months of a new year are an optimal time to plan for DIY projects for the home. Not only is there a sense of renewal to be inspired by, but wintertime in Southern California has ideal weather, delivering some of its sunniest days. If you’re considering a few, new projects to set you […]

  • Did You Know Your Local Lumber Yard Carries These Materials?

    Did You Know Your Local Lumber Yard Carries These Materials?

    Local lumber yards are stocked to fulfill the needs of their customer base, which means product mix may vary from company to company. However, regardless of where your go-to destination is, there is always more than just lumber to help with your home project needs. From decking to siding and fencing to patio covers, at […]

  • New Lighting Ideas for Your Backyard

    New Lighting Ideas for Your Backyard

    Lighting projects create new life for outdoor spaces in a way that’s easier to achieve than you may think. Between elevated design products and advancements in technology, there are always unique ways to achieve your ideal aesthetic. If you’re looking for fresh inspiration for your next lighting design idea, our local lumber yard in San […]