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Choosing Laminate Countertops

Screen Shot 2018 10 24 at 8.35.33 AMYou’ve decided to enter the world of laminate countertop shopping! Even though marble and granite are “in” right now, they just aren’t your style - and that’s okay. There are plenty of laminate options and designs that will match both your style and your budget perfectly! 

Laminate countertops are made from layers of resin-coated brown paper - squeezed together under high heat and pressure. Each laminate countertop has a decorative layer (the top piece that people see) made of colored paper. It’s covered with a plastic overlay - resulting in hard, durable countertops that are water resistant, easy to clean, and affordable.

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The Benefits of Flooring with AdvanTech

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Whether you are building a new home or remodeling your current place, we need to talk flooring. It’s easy to quickly get absorbed in all the options, but before the flooring craze sweeps you off your feet, let’s make sure your subflooring is up to par.

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Tackle that Fall Fencing Project with Cedar

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October is just days away and pretty soon the leaves will change. All summer long you told yourself: “I’ll tackle that fence in the fall.” Well, fall is upon us and so is that fencing project. You may not think so, but this project will be a breeze - assuming you choose the right wood for this task and you will with our help.

There is certainly no shortage when it comes to wood fencing materials. Just a few options include bamboo, spruce and pine - all easily manufactured for fence construction. But, if you’re ready to install a wood fence that is both cost-effective and classy; western red cedar is it. And as a bonus, locally owned and operated Fischer Lumber, chooses to carry it.

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Ready, Set, Replace!

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It still feels like summer; you’ve had a few months of great backyard BBQs, laying in the hammock, sprucing up your landscaping and enjoying the sunshine. But cooler temps are on their way and so is cold, blustery weather. You’ve spent probably the past 5 months preparing your home for summer, but what about winter? It’s not too soon to start examining areas that may need some work; like your windows for example.

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Your Cabinet Quick Guide


Selecting and buying cabinetry for your home is a big job and a substantial investment. Like any large purchase, there are things you should consider before you buy. You surely have a number of questions, but don’t worry, we’re here to help!

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Make a Bold Statement with Interior Doors

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Interior doors can act as visual statement pieces in your home. Whether you notice it or not, they make an impression. A number of homeowners focus on countertops, flooring, lighting, etc. to serve their sense of style. They tend to forget just how much interior doors can do as well. It’s important to select interior doors that will meet your standards while matching your style. The options are extensive, but we’ll take a look at some of the best designs to consider.

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