Grace Vycor Plus Deck Protector

3 Easy Ways to Extend the Life of Your Deck

If you’re building a deck in the near future, you’ll want to hear today’s tips. On average, decks typically last 15 to 25 years because the wood eventually rots. In some cases, it’s the decking boards that rot first. In other situations, it’s the treated framing that is damaged by the elements. Today’s tips deal with extending the life of the treated lumber underneath your deck. Read on to find out how you can prolong the life of your deck.

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How to Build a Small Planter Box | Parr Lumber

How to Build a Small Planter Box

Today we are sharing a simple plan for building a small planter box from two cedar boards. It’s easy to build and is something that can be built quickly. In addition to the two cedar boards, all you need is a hammer (or a power nailer), some 5d galvanized nails and a miter saw. Because the planter is made with cedar, it will last for years. And the best part? It costs less than $10 to build.

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a planter made from paver stones

How to Build an Awesome Planter from Pavers

This time of the year is a great time for working outdoors in the Pacific Northwest. It’s not too hot, it’s not too cold, and it doesn’t rain all day long. With the weekend coming up, we thought we’ll share an idea for building a planter from paver stones. It’s an easy and quick project. In fact, you could easily complete this fun project before dinner tonight. Are you ready?

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