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Wilson Lumber A to Z

  • by: Heather Smith

After 70 years in the business we’ve learned a thing or two about the kinds of products you need on the job. We’ve got the big stuff of course – the lumber and doors and windows that are essential to any new construction or remodel job – but while you’re here picking up that order of lumber or that replacement window, you might also need to pick up a few of these on-the-job essentials:

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4-Steps to Building a Deck

  • by: Guest Post

Arguably, the most important step in any construction process is planning. Many questions are answered in this phase, which ultimately affect the end-result of your project. ..

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Doors Galore

  • by: Heather Smith

In 2018 we recognized a need to improve the equipment we were using to manufacture our pre-hung interior door units. The machine was several decades old, and with increased demand it simply wasn’t able to keep up. ..

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Have you ever heard of El Portrerillo, Guatemala?

  • by: Guest Post

Have you ever heard of El Portrerillo, Guatemala? Of course you haven’t, and here’s how I know: I googled El Portrerillo, Guatemala, and you know what came up?
Nothing.
It’s tiny, forgotten, needy.
It’s been waiting on us.
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Loyalty starts with Delivering What You Promise

  • by: Robb Wilson

Is loyalty dead? Customer loyalty, employee loyalty, whatever kind. You’ve seen the studies that show that the greatest predictor of loyalty is when a customer has a problem with the supplier and the supplier resolves it well. ..

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3 Simple Ways to Winterize Doors and Windows

  • by: Guest Post

Winterizing your home doesn’t have to be difficult or expensive. With a few simple products that you can find right here at Wilson Lumber, you’ll save money on your winter heating bill and stay a little warmer.  ..

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Wilson Lumber: Opening the Door to New Memories

  • by: Guest Post

Julie Kochie had loved the house for years. As a realtor, she saw it go on and off the market and then back on the market again. That’s when she knew she had to act. It had good bones and enough room for her busy family — Julie and her husband are parents to a 2-year-old. She bought the home, knowing there was a lot of work to do.  ..

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