Friendsgiving

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Thanksgiving, the best time of year to be with family, is right around the corner. Which is awesome, right? Unfortunately, not everyone has family right around the corner. For many, loved ones are just too far away, and Thanksgiving with family isn’t possible. That’s the bad news. The good news is, out of this inability

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California’s Forests Work for Everyone

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Its National Forest Products Week ‑‑ named by President Obama in recognition of the abundant value that forests bring to our environment and economy. It deserves mention here in California because of its relevance to this state. California has more than 33 million acres of forestland. Nine million of those acres are sustainably managed by

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4 Things to do in The Fall

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4 Fall Activities By Timothy McTimber You know, fall is one of my favorite seasons. In fact, it’s in my top 4. The question, though: how best should you enjoy it? Well. Activity 1: Stare at Trees Fall is the perfect season for staring at trees. Why? Because the temperature is mild and the trees

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Mendocino and Humboldt Redwood Companies Nationally Recognized at GreenBuild 2016

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For Immediate Release: October 5, 2016 Mendocino and Humboldt Redwood Companies  Nationally Recognized at GreenBuild 2016 FSC Leadership Award for Commitment to Responsible Forest Management  LOS ANGELES, CA­­ – Today, at the GreenBuild International Conference and Expo Mendocino and Humboldt Redwood Companies will receive the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Leadership Award for commitment to responsible

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October 5th – FSC Leadership Awards at Greenbuild

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October 5th – FSC Leadership Awards at Greenbuild The FSC Leadership Awards celebrate people and organizations that have demonstrated extraordinary commitment to responsible forest management and FSC. Each year in close proximity to Greenbuild, we host the FSC Leadership Awards at a signature venue. For the 2016 FSC Leadership Awards on October 5th, we are

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WorldMark Resort Features Redwood Bark in New Landscaping

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Jessica Hewitt

The WorldMark Windsor, California resort recently completed upgrades to the landscaping of the ten acre property. The new landscaping features deeply hued, attractive Redwood Bark in many of the properties’ common areas. As a drought-resistant ground covering, Redwood Bark is ideal for properties, such as resorts, hotels, condominium and apartment complexes, which require both attractive

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Summer Tips: Cleaning Redwood

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jchandler

Summer Tips: Cleaning Redwood Outdoor structures like Redwood decks invariably get a little dirt on them throughout the course of a year. This is unavoidable. Thankfully, cleaning Redwood during the summer is simple and easy, no matter the type of project or structure. Humboldt Redwood is also much easier to maintain than many other building

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How do I find out if a company is FSC certified?

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jchandler

What it means when a company is FSC® certified One of the most important choices you will make when you are deciding on material for your next big outdoor project is checking to see whether the lumber you are purchasing is Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certified. FSC certified lumber is important because it has been

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Redwood Timber Uses

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Redwood Timber Uses Redwood is one of the lightest, yet structurally strongest softwood species in North America, making it ideal for a wide range of structural applications where large timbers are required. Naturally strong, aesthetically pleasing, and environmentally friendly, Redwood and Douglas-fir timbers from Humboldt Redwood are a great choice for your structural building needs.

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What does it mean to be FSC certified?

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jchandler

What it means to be FSC® certified When it comes to environmentally friendly building materials, Redwood is as green as it gets. Humboldt Redwood is a renewable resource and comes from forests that have been certified as well-managed by the Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®). But what exactly does it mean to be FSC certified? The

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DIY Inspiration: Redwood Garden Bench

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jchandler

DIY: Redwood Garden Bench This summer we invite you to transform your backyard into the outdoor living space of your dreams. If you’re curious how, we have the perfect idea: building your own Redwood garden bench. Not only are they strong and built to last, but they add a great deal of charm and functionality

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Redwood Byproducts for Landscaping

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Redwood Byproducts With summer officially here, it is time to look into creating attractive, drought-tolerant surroundings for your business and home. With drought conditions prevalent throughout the Western U.S., Humboldt Redwood Redwood byproducts are an attractive alternative to water intensive lawns. Redwood byproducts are comprised of Redwood bark and chips. Redwood bark is shredded bark

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