Stuck at Home? Try One of these DIY Building Projects!

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Oregon Governor Kate Brown’s “Stay Home, Save Lives” order is still in effect here in Oregon. As of this writing, three Portland-area counties have yet to apply to reopen their economies under the governor’s phased reopening plan. Therefore, many Portlanders are still self-quarantining to help curb the spread of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The weather is warming up, […]

5 DIY Outdoor Projects to Build This Spring

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Outdoor Projects You Can Build at Home Now that winter has come to an end; it’s the perfect time to start working on some outdoor projects. Sure, you could easily buy all of these products from the store, but where’s the fun in that? Building pieces yourself helps you feel more connected to your home, and it’s much more satisfying […]

How to Build a DIY Outdoor Fire Pit

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Building a Custom Fire Pit Cozying up around a fire with friends and loved ones is one of the best feelings. As the cold and rainy winter months fade away,  homeowners everywhere start itching to get outside, making spring the perfect time to start on outdoor projects. Fire pits are a great DIY project to kick off the spring season […]

How to Build a Shed

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Getting Started on Your New Outdoor Project If you’ve ever thought about building a shed in your backyard, now is a great time to start planning your design and buying the tools and building supplies needed. Most homeowners wait until the warmer months to do outdoor projects. However, if you start planning in the winter, your local building supply center […]

Fences: What are they and why do you need them?

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The First Fence Since the dawn of time, mankind has looked for ways to mark his property and protect it from scavenging or theft. Well, technically, it’s not only man. This behavior is observable in a good number of animal species, as well as anyone looking for fencing materials in Vancouver. In the animal kingdom, this is a behavior frequently […]