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Is a Custom Roof Truss Worth It?

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Whether you are building the house of your dreams or remodeling your current homestead, it is important to understand the choices when it comes to your home’s roof. One popular option that many utilize for their roof’s framing and support are trusses. Trusses are a great option for any project, and at Fischer Lumber, we design and engineer custom roof trusses to fit your needs. But are they worth it?

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Home Improvement Projects in the Summer

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Summertime is a great time to start working on that long list of home improvement projects you’ve accumulated over the past year. Whether you’re planning a full kitchen renovation or working on a roof upgrade, the season is known as one of the best times for projects.

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A Guide to Front Porch Construction

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Spring has sprung and it’s time to tackle the yard work you’ve been dreaming of all winter. In addition to tiding your annual flower beds, early spring is also the best time to start construction on a new porch. Adding a front porch to your home is not only beneficial to you, it’s also a great way to increase the value of your home.

In our past blogs, we’ve discussed everything from deck construction to how to guides on adding railing. Now, we are discussing some essential tips that are sure to make your front porch construction go a lot smoother.

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How to Add Storage to Your Home

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The small spaces in your home can be difficult to work with. However, instead of being discouraged, utilize these tips and tricks to make your space look and feel larger. From paint to cabinetry, there are a variety of ways to optimize the space you have.

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Making the Most of Small Spaces

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The small spaces in your home can be difficult to work with. However, instead of being discouraged, utilize these tips and tricks to make your space look and feel larger. From paint to cabinetry, there are a variety of ways to optimize the space you have.

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2020 Home Design Trends that Made an Impact

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We’ve all been spending a lot more time at home this year. Looking back over the years, there have been many trends that we’ve fallen in love with while others have left us uninspired. From flooring styles to favorite colors, an article by Insider Online lists some of our favorite home design trends that we’d like to see continue into the new year…and others that may end up fading away.

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