Archive for the ‘Redwood Deck’ Category

In Depth Decks

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This article originally appeared in the LBM Journal, April 2016

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Planning a budget for your redwood deck

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When seeking to add a deck to your home there are several things to consider, such as size, budget, materials, and return on investment. A redwood deck addition will add significant value to your home; therefore it is important to consider the cost of the installation while comparing the value it will add to the

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Redwood Decks: A Solid Investment

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When seeking to add a deck to your home there are several things to consider, such as durability, material, return of investment, and budget. A redwood deck addition will add significant value to your home; therefore it is important to consider the cost of the installation while comparing the value it will add to the

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Interactive Displays Engage Hands-on Builders at 2015 Deck Expo

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The SLB’s Association Partnership Program made the 2015 Deck Expo a successful event for softwood lumber, with a 20×20 Wood, Naturally display featuring deck and pergola structures built with Southern Pine and Western Red Cedar. The deck highlighted proper fastening techniques to a ledger. Near the display was the Natural Wood Decks Workshop, hosted by MyFixitUpLife

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Redwood vs. Plastic Composite Lumber

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As a consumer you have several choices of building materials for your outdoor living projects, including plastic composite lumber. Whether you are looking for strength, durability and longevity, whether you want the most beautiful and environmentally friendly product, or if low maintenance and comfort are key, only redwood offers all of the above. It’s perfection

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Humboldt Redwood Video Series

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Over the next few weeks Humboldt Redwood will be releasing a series of short video clips to help you better understand who we are and what we do as a company. From our forestlands to our mill to our sustainable practices and more, get up close and personal with Humboldt Redwood. We hope you enjoy

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Humboldt Redwood Featured in Recent Yardcore Episodes

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Jessica Hewitt

Humboldt Redwood has been featured in a few, recent episodes of Yardcore, the popular TV show on the DIY Network. Yardcore features landscape professionals Jake and Joel Moss. The duo are given a quick tour of the yard and a five-minute tour of the home’s interior to get clues, and then make it all happen

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New Real.Strong.Redwood TV Spots Go Live!

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Jessica Hewitt

New Real.Strong.Redwood TV spots, Dioxide and Plants, build on messaging established in 2013 to inform homeowners, contractors, and other building professionals of the striking differences between real Redwood and manufactured plastic composite decking products. Produced by San Francisco-based advertising agency barrettSF, these TV spots join Structure and Colors in a four TV spot campaign that

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Outstanding Outdoor Spaces

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Jessica Hewitt

The April 2014 edition of Professional Builder  magazine features a very good article about how homeowners can expand their home’s livable space with well-designed outdoor elements. Professional builders from across the country weighed in regarding budgets, design options, and improving existing landscapes. Claudia Schmutzler of Windsor Gardens & Decks recommends that her clients, “Create something

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Redwood Deck Maintenance for the Winter Months

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Winter is upon us, and even though you may not use  your redwood deck as often, it still needs a little TLC and attention during colder months. Fortunately, Humboldt Redwood decking is easier to winterize and maintain than many other materials. Take a few simple steps to get your deck prepped for the winter and

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Holiday Deck Projects and Ideas

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We’ve helped homeowners with everyday Humboldt Redwood deck designs, and now we’re turning our attention to holiday decorations. There’s no better way to get into the spirit than by dressing up your deck to reflect the season. Here are a few deck projects worth trying out during the holidays. Deck Design with Foliage There are

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Choosing the Best Wood for Decks

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Any contractor or builder will tell you the most important decision you have to make when constructing a new deck is which wood you’ll use. From the structural integrity to the visual appeal the deck wood affects it all. This guide was created to outline the points that should be used to compare the best

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