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Storm Doors We Love

Storm door

So, you’ve been taking on some smaller home projects here and there. Updating drawer pulls on cabinets, outlet covers, maybe a light fixture or two. But, have you thought about updating your home’s entryway? A stylish storm door can help with this because the entryway serves two purposes: it welcomes people into your home and provides a lasting first impression. You’ll be surprised to learn the many benefits and full potential a storm door can provide - they are good for more than just protecting your home against the weather.

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Faced with a deck dilemma?

Screen Shot 2018 06 25 at 11.14.27 AMIt’s summer time; July 4th is less than a week away and pretty soon Labor Day will be knocking at your door. Don’t let warm weather memories pass you by because you face a decking dilemma. To your advantage, Fischer Lumber carries the best in lumber and offers a full line of quality products to help you select the best material for your decking project.

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Replacing your Roof - Are You Due?

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You’ve been putting a lot of time, energy and money into fixing up your house. Maybe you’ve put in new flooring, fixtures, appliances, countertops, etc. Now you’re looking a larger update - your roof. As a homeowner, you surely wonder from time to time if you’re due for a new roof, especially if your current one is 20+ years old. A roof, just like everything else in your home, will suffer from wear and tear. Since your home is one of, if not THE largest investment to your name, you need to be aware of everything. Thankfully, when it comes to your roof, you can look for signs of damage without having to call in a pricy contractor. Here’s how:

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Spring Cleaning? We can help!

Screen Shot 2018 05 30 at 11.51.43 AMAs it does every year, spring cleaning is knocking on our doors. It’s time to declutter and get ready for a yard sale or two. With that in mind, we’ve noticed that garages seem to be the “go-to” place for storage. Everything seems to end up there; lawn and landscape tools, bikes, snow shovels, even old furniture! Don’t stress, the professionals at Fischer Lumber can help you transform your garage into a functional space that works for the entire family.

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Let’s Talk Siding - Vinyl Siding and Fiber Cement

Screen Shot 2018 05 01 at 11.12.16 AMIt’s finally time to update the decade-old siding on your home, but the process can be overwhelming. Purchasing siding is a big deal, so you want to make sure whatever material you select will look good while performing its job for a long period of time. So let us help! We’ll take a look at two popular siding products trending right now: vinyl siding and fiber cement.  

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Listen to your Gut: Go with Granite

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Countertops, from your kitchen to your bathrooms, make a huge statement in your home. While they speak volumes about your taste and style, they can also add or subtract from your home’s overall value. For many, an entire kitchen remodel doesn’t fit into a realistic budget. Therefore, smaller updates, such as new countertops, are becoming more and more common. That being said, the options are endless: quartz, corian, granite, marble, concrete, etc. It’s encouraged that you shop around and find the material that best suits your wants and needs. But if you have a gut-feeling that says, “go with granite,” there’s no need to second-guess yourself; you’re making the best choice!

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Is it time to replace your kitchen cabinets?

Bertch CabinetsIs giving your kitchen a new look a priority this spring? There’s no need to get in over your head with a full kitchen remodel. Consider replacing your cabinets instead as they are one of the longest lasting components in any kitchen. However, there are things that can cause cabinets to wear and tear faster than normal, regardless of their original quality. We’ve outlined a few ways to tell if replacement is the answer.

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Window Styles That Will Fit Your Home

Screen Shot 2018 03 28 at 9.13.34 AMYour home is one-of-a-kind. You have designed it in a way that gives it character unique to your individual style. But there comes a time when your distinct style is missing something. Window styles are key design components in every home. That being said, a large number of homeowners fail to consider this when creating and/or updating their living spaces. Don’t worry though, we’ve got you covered.

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