Unfiltered Opinions: Exterior Wood and the Birds and the Bees
Have you ever wondered how you can prevent outside pests from ruining your beautiful, exterior wood? Read these tips and tricks on how to protect your home’s exterior from unwanted birds and bees. (more…)
Why Choose Russin for Western Red Cedar?
We realize you have choices. When choosing a vendor for your Western Red Cedar program, why consider Russin?
Understanding Cedar vs. Composite Decking
Cedar and composite decking materials are two of the most popular options for building outdoor living areas. But deciding which of these materials is best for you can be tough. In this article, we will look at how they compare and give you a clearer picture of which option makes the most sense for your budget, climate, aesthetics and maintenance needs.
Deckorators Decking 101
If we all learned anything from the 2+ years of lockdowns, it’s the value of outdoor space. Pandemic life brought forth a new appreciation for our decks, patios and screened in porches, and that appreciation is here to stay.
Decking especially has gained fresh momentum as homeowners across the country have embraced different materials, colors and accessories to make the most of their properties.
Wood Siding vs. Hardie Board: Understanding the Differences
Your neighbors’ first impressions of your home are made within a matter of seconds. From landscaping to exterior decor, these details tell a story about your home to everyone who sees it. While small details help to elevate your home’s exterior design, a major factor to consider is siding — it’s the biggest and most obvious feature people notice about a home.
Tips For Homeowners Thinking About New Decking Or Siding Projects
Taking on a significant new building project can be stressful, time consuming, and hard to navigate. As a homeowner, you’re faced with a lot of decisions, many with significant cost or performance impacts…and most of these are decisions you’re making for the first time, regarding products, finishes and installations you’re not expert in. It’s enough to drive you to drink! (more…)