How to maintain a cedar fence

You want your beautiful cedar fence to last as long as possible and to look good. Unlike other materials, wood is organic and therefore requires more upkeep. There are several things homeowners can do to prevent issues and maintain a cedar fence. This article will go over: How to maintain a cedar fence How often […]

Types of cedar fence damage & solutions

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Not all fences are the same, so there may be a few problems you encounter with your fence versus another homeowner. However, it is good to be aware of all the common types of cedar fence damage, especially when investing in a new fence. The most common problems found with a cedar fence are: Rotting […]

How much does a patio cover cost?

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While open decks are a classic, patio covers let homeowners enjoy their outdoor space without also experiencing the elements. They add a cozy outdoor space in your yard that is low maintenance. You can sip your coffee on a chilly winter morning, or relax in the shade on a hot summer day. Of course, the […]

How much does a fence cost?

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You’re thinking about building a fence in the near future. Of course, your first question will be, ‘how much does it cost to build a fence?’ Each fencing project will vary, depending on your style choice, the material you want, and size. This article will go over the information you need to give you an […]

Simple building practices that extend the life of your deck: G-Tape

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When investing in a new deck, most people want to ensure that they have done everything to give their deck the most extended life possible. Therefore, at Cascade Fence and Deck, we install G-Tape on every deck we build. It is a small task that reaps enormous rewards. But what exactly is G-Tape, how does […]

Pros & cons of composite decking

Have you considered replacing or installing a new composite deck but wonder what the advantages and disadvantages maybe? In this article, we will explore the pros and cons of composite decking products. PROS OF COMPOSITE DECKING 1. Composite deck boards are mold and mildew-resistant and far less susceptible and even immune to rotting with some […]

Consumer vs. professional grade decking boards

If you have been considering constructing or replacing a deck on your property with composite decking, then you’ve probably wondered what the differences are between consumer-grade and professional-grade materials.

3 common deck support systems

The key to a reliable, long-lasting deck begins with the foundation. This article will talk about the different deck support options commonly used today in the decking industry.

Cedar vs. vinyl fencing

Which fencing material is best for you? One of the most common questions we get about fencing is, which material is better, cedar or vinyl? A lot of people know what they want. Either they love the look of cedar, or they prefer the streamlined visual appeal of vinyl. However, some are still on the […]

How to clean a composite deck

If you have a composite deck installed, you have probably noticed how low maintenance it is. Even so, over time, it can still accumulate dirt and grime. So what is the safest way to clean your composite deck without causing damage or risking the voiding of the warranty? Low maintenance is not just a selling […]