Chace Building Supply of Connecticut, Inc.: Blog Channelhttp://chacebuildingsupply.comCompany blogs, tips and how-toshttp://assets.newmediaretailer.com/http://assets.cdn.newmediaretailer.com/17000/17067/thumb_logo.jpgChace Building Supply of Connecticut, Inc.http://chacebuildingsupply.comen-USCopyright 2017, Chace Building Supply of Connecticut, Inc.Mon, 25 Sep 2017 03:54:45 -0400Mon, 25 Sep 2017 03:54:45 -0400http://www.newmediaretailer.comGeneral Woodworking Knowledgeblog_294441505469600http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/29444/general-woodworking-knowledgeWoodworking encompasses an incredibly wide spectrum. This includes anything from making knickknacks and birdhouses, to building heirloom furniture and ornate mouldings. The one thing that is a constant across all of it is a basic knowledge of the materials.BlogsFri, 15 Sep 2017 06:00:00 -0400End of Season Checklist for your Deck or Patioblog_515911504260000http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/51591/end-of-season-checklist-for-your-deck-or-patioIt's been a great summer and you've been enjoying your patio or deck as much as humanly possible, right? Well, remember early this spring when you opened up your deck and all of the work you put into it?BlogsFri, 01 Sep 2017 06:00:00 -0400How To Choose The Right Type of Fenceblog_507381502791200http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/50738/how-to-choose-the-right-type-of-fenceChoosing the right type of fence for your home can be a difficult project to complete. There are various styles and options to choose from in addition to managing costs and installation. Use this article as your go-to guide for finding the fence that best meets your needs.BlogsTue, 15 Aug 2017 06:00:00 -0400Three Tips to Make Your Clients' Deck Dreams a Realityblog_507371501581600http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/50737/three-tips-to-make-your-clients-deck-dreams-a-realityThe best way to turn leads into customers is to educate them. In fact, some research has shown that more than half your leads will buy a deck from you if they're properly educated about their deck options upfront and given time to think them through.BlogsTue, 01 Aug 2017 06:00:00 -0400Go From an Old Deck To New In Just A Few Stepsblog_500121500112800http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/50012/go-from-an-old-deck-to-new-in-just-a-few-stepsWith summer right around the corner, there's no doubt you'll be having a lot of fun in your backyard this season. Since you're going to be throwing all sorts of parties from barbecues to bonfires, take some time to revamp your deck and give it a new look.BlogsSat, 15 Jul 2017 06:00:00 -0400How to Approach a Project Started By Another Contractorblog_500111498903200http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/50011/how-to-approach-a-project-started-by-another-contractorSometimes homeowners will contact you about a particular project that is half way completed. Usually the owner is unhappy with the work their current designer or contractor is doing and will ask you to take over and complete the project.BlogsSat, 01 Jul 2017 06:00:00 -0400Adding more Natural Light into Your Houseblog_489531497520800http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/48953/adding-more-natural-light-into-your-houseAccording to the US Energy Information Administration (EIA), residential lighting consumption for 2014 was about 150 billion KWh, or roughly 14% of total residential electricity consumption.BlogsThu, 15 Jun 2017 06:00:00 -0400Spruce up your Entrywayblog_489521496311200http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/48952/spruce-up-your-entrywayIn life, first impressions are important. For your home, the entryway offers a first impression for your visitors. No matter the layout or size of your entryway, it should set a warm and inviting mood for your guests as soon as they walk to your front door.BlogsThu, 01 Jun 2017 06:00:00 -0400Project Ideas for Memorial Day Weekendblog_134011494842400http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/13401/project-ideas-for-memorial-day-weekendMemorial Day is known as the kickoff of summer fun. Campgrounds, amusement parks and beaches all typically mark the long weekend as their season's opening.BlogsMon, 15 May 2017 06:00:00 -0400Your Deck: Do-over or Makeover?blog_124001493632800http://chacebuildingsupply.com/blog/article/12400/your-deck-do-over-or-makeoverIf your old deck is looking worn and shabby, you might be thinking it's time to demolish it and start over with a newly designed deck. While that's a perfectly reasonable approach, there are others ones that may better suit your need --and your budget.BlogsMon, 01 May 2017 06:00:00 -0400