Deck Planning Checklist
Deck planning list It’s never too early to begin planning for summer entertaining and fun. If adding a deck is on your list of things to do, Parr Lumber has the supplies you need. Here’s a planning list to help you get started.
PARR Outdoor Living & Deck Expo
Kicking off the 2023 spring with our exclusive PARR Outdoor Living & Deck Expo happening at nine PARR LUMBER locations. Deck Expo Highlights: *Free Deck planning services*Green Mountain Grill Giveaway worth $899*Manufacturer representatives on-site*Meet with one of our best in-the-industry vendors to help answer questions*Gain more knowledge and insight into specifics related to products.*Event-only specials*Free […]
Range of options for new decking materials broader than ever
Now is time of year when customers come to hardware and lumber stores with that ‘spring project gleam’ in their eyes. And for thousands of homeowners across the Northwest, that will mean building a new deck or re-building one that’s been worn down by years of neglect. If you are in deck building mode in […]
Bamboo Decking Breakdown
When building a deck, selecting the type of material is often the first step. However, with an abundance of options, this can be an overwhelming process. At Parr Lumber, we believe it is crucial for our customers to understand their various options. With years of industry and product knowledge, Parr Deck Experts can help any […]
3 Reasons to Attend the 2016 Parr Lumber Deck, Fence and Outdoor Living Expo
Plan your deck project with our Deck Experts! Here are three reasons why you should attend the 2016 Parr Lumber Deck, Fence and Outdoor Living Expo.
Parr Lumber Deck, Fence and Outdoor Living Expo
Plan your deck project with our experts! Parr Lumber is hosting its second Deck, Fence and Outdoor Living Expo this spring at various Parr locations. Not only will our highly trained Deck Experts be able to assist you with any questions, we will also be providing a free Deck Planning service. This one of a […]
How to Refinish Your Deck
The summer is nearly here and it’s time to refinish the deck to have it ready for the upcoming evenings of outdoor entertaining. The key for your wood deck is to do the correct preparation before you start. If you have an older wood deck, it probably looks pretty dull and grey. To get it […]
3 Easy Ways to Extend the Life of Your Deck
If you’re building a deck in the near future, you’ll want to hear today’s tips. On average, decks typically last 15 to 25 years because the wood eventually rots. In some cases, it’s the decking boards that rot first. In other situations, it’s the treated framing that is damaged by the elements. Today’s tips deal […]
Time to Build Your Dream Deck
It’s still raining in the Portland area, but soon it will be decking season. This year is as good any to build the deck you always wanted. To help you get started, we’ve put together a short guide for you.
Interview with Nancy Cranston at Parr Lumber
Nancy Cranston with the Parr Lumber Company recently installed a new deck at her beach house near Gearhart, Oregon. Before beginning the project, Nancy and her husband had to decide on a material — wood or composite. Because the primary criteria were durability and low maintenance, finding material that could withstand the harsh weather conditions […]