Backyard deck with table and safety railings

4 Tips for Deck Safety

A proper deck is a big investment, so naturally you want to get the most out of it, and show it off for years to come. The average Western Red Cedar or Pressure Treated Lumber deck will last 15-20 years, if well taken care of. Proper care includes consistent re-staining every 1-5 years (depending on…

Read more
A weathered deck along the water

3 Signs It’s Time To Rebuild Your Deck

As the summer sun warms the air, homeowners turn their attention to BBQ’s, long weekend get-togethers and lounging in the backyard.  Before setting up the deck furniture or planting flowers, it is advisable to inspect your deck for damage that may have occurred over the winter months.  When inspecting your deck, these are the top…

Read more

2015 Hardlines Outstanding Retailer Award (ORA)

L.B.H. Timber Mart (also L.B.H. Building Centre) in St. Albert, Alta., has been awarded the 2015 Hardlines Outstanding Retailer Award (ORA) — Marc Robichaud Community Leader. Nominated by TIM-BR Mart, owner Doug Lemieux was recognized for more than 21 years of community service supporting national charities, local food banks, and minor sports teams. “We were…

Read more