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It’s easy to get cabin fever this time of year. The warm weather may have ended, but that doesn’t mean home improvement takes a break, too. In fact, winter provides a great opportunity to tackle that honey-do list of winter home projects that add value to a home and improve the living space. If you’re … Continue reading Winter Home Projects to Continue Home Improvement
Whether you live in the city or the suburbs, in a house or an apartment, you’re likely to be affected by the dreaded cold drafts that comes with winter. When the winter weather blows in, it spikes up energy bills and it makes it hard to maintain a comfortable temperature inside your own home. Keep … Continue reading Stop Cold Drafts in Your Home this Winter
Winter is coming, and it’s no secret that those cold drafts can drive up heating bills. The good news is that properly-installed, properly-insulated windows can help make a home more comfortable and may even help lower monthly heating bills. At The Strait & Lamp Group, we proudly offer a superior selection of energy-efficient windows from Andersen … Continue reading Lower Your Electric Bill with Energy-efficient Windows
Whether you’re looking for baseboards, door casings, crown mouldings or stops, The Strait & Lamp Group has the interior trim needed to help make your house a home. It’s our goal to provide our customers with the very best, which is why we offer a large variety of trim and mouldings — both custom and … Continue reading Make Your House a Home with Beautiful Interior Trim
Like New Year’s resolutions, summer projects tend to get pushed to the wayside and, before you know it, fall will be here. But it’s not too late! Finish off your summer bucket list with a beautiful new deck from TimberTech. Spend More Time Enjoying Your Deck and Less Time Maintaining It Made in the USA, TimberTech … Continue reading Complete Your Summer with a New Deck!
At The Strait & Lamp Group, we pride ourselves on offering a large variety of siding, window shutters, gutters, columns, posts, facades, panels, trim boards, fascia and other exterior trim. We work with you and our suppliers to create the perfect, customized products to ensure that the end result reflects your customer’s vision. Stocked with … Continue reading Endless Exterior Trim Options
The types of decking products available have expanded over the years and it can be confusing to determine what are the best outdoor decking materials. The Fourth of July is fast approaching and you may be frantically rushing to get your outdoor deck finished before that big party. But don’t worry — The Strait & … Continue reading What Are the Best Outdoor Decking Materials?
You’ve put your plans together, developed your blueprints and are ready for construction. Now onto the next step: finding materials that will guarantee a strong, quality structure. Whether you’re looking for roof trusses, floor systems or wall panels, The Strait & Lamp Group has the engineered wood products you can trust. Wall panels that handle … Continue reading Turn Your Building Plans into Reality
Spring is here which means summer is right around the corner. You’ve been daydreaming about your outdoor summer plans — barbeques, pool parties, campfires — but is your deck ready for it all? If not, don’t fret! The Strait & Lamp Group is here to help make your deck the best on the block. Rediscover … Continue reading Prepare for a Summer of Outdoor Living with a Beautiful Deck
It’s no surprise that homeownership has its ups and downs. From pipes bursting to paint chipping, there always seems to be work to do. The last thing you need is anxiety about how your siding is performing. Remove some of the stress of homeownership with James Hardie siding. Rest Easy Watch those sleepless nights dwindle … Continue reading Reduce Homeownership Stress with James Hardie Siding