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At Front Range Lumber, we like to keep our customers informed about the building industry products we sell. We will be updating this post as new updates become available, so check back often! TREX With such a large number of colors in the Trex decking line-up, the biggest suggestion we have is to actually SEE and have sample pieces in hand to bring home to ensure you get the color you want. This gives you the opportunity to match your exterior colors, get an idea of what the decking looks like in the sun and so on. Front Range Lumber [...]

Wood Siding Care and Maintenance

Keep your home looking beautiful with our wood siding care and maintenance advice. Wood Siding Care and Maintenance can keep your home looking great! Pressboard siding also called synthetic wood siding, or hardboard (not to be confused with HardiePlank®) siding, is mainly comprised of wood fibers, flakes or chips that are held together by glues and resins. This type of siding was extremely popular from the 1980s to mid-1990s as a low-cost alternative to other existing house sidings. Pressboard siding naturally absorbs water and swells slightly, but with proper installation and ongoing maintenance that absorption rate can be kept to [...]

Your Fall Home Maintenance Checklist

Fall is here and it’s time to get your home and yard ready before the snow flies. Here are 8 things to take care of. Clean your gutters Try using an old plastic spatula to get leaves and debris out of your gutters! It won't scratch, plus you can cut it to fit the contours of your gutter. While cleaning your gutters, make sure to snake out downspouts They get clogged with leaves and debris and need a cleaning too. Try a plumber’s snake to do the job. Keep watering Watering in the fall helps your lawn recover from summer heat [...]

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