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Exterior Surfaces

June 29, 2022

Our Top 7 Exterior Painting Tips

Few home-maintenance projects are as important as exterior painting because paint and caulking form the first line of defense against rain, snow, and ice. A nice paint job will improve the curb appeal and resale value of your home, too. You want to repair and repaint as soon as you notice paint starting […]
June 22, 2022

Summer Home Improvement Projects

Summertime is time for fun, relaxation, and enjoyment and with so many great festivals and events in Pierce and Thurston Counties, we have lots of choices as to how we can spend our precious hours getting the most of our sunny days. Summer can also be a great time to […]
June 10, 2022

Top 6 Exterior Painting Mistakes Homeowners Make (and what to do instead)

Painting your home’s exterior is great way to give it new life. If you are planning to refresh the outside of your house, it might seem like a simple and straightforward project. However, it is important to keep some vital steps in mind before starting the job. There are many […]
May 25, 2022

Exterior Updates to Boost Your Home’s Value

They say don’t judge a book by its cover, but when it comes to houses, most first impressions are taken at face value. How the exterior of your home is cared for speaks volumes about how the rest of your home is maintained. Making simple updates to your home’s exterior […]
April 29, 2022

4 Steps to Home Cleaning & Repairs

Spring is an excellent time to deep clean your home, both inside and out. It’s also a great time to take care of any necessary repairs, as well as perform routine maintenance tasks and update any parts of your home that need attention. By staying on top of these tasks, […]
April 21, 2022

Care and Upkeep of Your Cedar Shake Siding: Tips from the Pros

Your cedar shake siding is a beautiful and important part of your home. It adds character and curb appeal, and it can last for many years with the right care. Over time, your siding’s exposure to the elements will naturally wear down the protective barriers which will need care and […]
April 5, 2022

The Benefits of Reconditioning Your T1-11 Siding

An often-used siding type for homes in Olympia and Tacoma is T1-11 siding which has been used for quite some time since the 60s. Due to the cost-effective nature as well as the fast and easy installation of the materials, many homes have been built recently with T1-11 siding.  While […]