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Project Spotlight: The Craftsman

Occasionally I get a request for projects that are a little outside the “norm”. This could be a design feature,...

Project Spotlight: Picket Fence With an Arbor Gate

Occasionally I get a request for projects that are a little outside the “norm”. This could be a design feature,...

Repair or Replace an Old Wood Fence?

Even the best built fences will in time need to be repaired or replaced.  When that time comes, how do...

Understanding Wood Fence Repair Costs

Like most things around and in our homes, a wood fence may need an occasional repair.  The cause of the...

On Quality

Quality. Quality. Quality?  For some reason as I write this I'm having difficulty finding the words to articulate what I...

Project Spotlight: Accent Wall

Occasionally I get a request for projects that are a little outside the “norm”. This could be a design feature,...

On Trust

As I've mentioned before in some of the other posts I've written, most of what I share here is from ...

Project Spotlight: Updating A Pool Surround

Occasionally I get a request for projects that are a little outside the “norm”. This could be a design feature,...

A Great Fence Needs A Great Foundation

One of the challenges I face when building a wood fence is not only how to make it look good...

Why I’m Not A Fan of Cedar Fence Posts

Over the years I've replaced many wood fence posts as part of a repair on replacement project.  Depending on the...