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  1. The Lumber Shortage Explained

    The Lumber Shortage Explained

    The price of lumber skyrocketed in 2020—here's what's behind the crisis in today's lumber industry.

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  2. The 8 Rules of Building Performance

    The 8 Rules of Building Performance

    What materials should you use to build a home, and how do you prevent mold and rot? In today's post, Mark LaLiberte of Construction Instruction walks us through eight simple rules for building durable homes.

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  3. Honoring the Craft: How To Earn Respect as a Trade Worker

    Honoring the Craft: How To Earn Respect as a Trade Worker

    In this featured post from THISisCarpentry, Gary Katz shares valuable perspective on the importance of trade careers and a checklist of tips to ensure you always make the best impression on your clients.

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  4. Energy Retrofit Series: How To Balance Your Home's Health and Efficiency

    Energy Retrofit Series: How To Balance Your Home's Health and Efficiency

    In this Energy Retrofit series, you’ll learn how to understand your home’s energy equilibrium and the factors that can impact it.

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  5. Miter Angles and Miter Saws

    Miter Angles and Miter Saws

    Installing baseboards is all about achieving the right angles. Find out how to get accurate miter saw angles every time in this post from our friends at THISisCarpentry. 

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  6. A Legacy of Trust

    A Legacy of Trust

    As we enter the new year, we're taking a moment to appreciate our community.

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  7. Seattle’s Wood Technology Center Is Changing How We Think About Trade Careers

    Seattle’s Wood Technology Center Is Changing How We Think About Trade Careers

    Seattle’s Wood Technology Center is keeping the city’s carpentry roots alive through cutting-edge education.

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  8. Energy Retrofit Series: Energy Efficiency and Home Innovation at Its Best

    Energy Retrofit Series: Energy Efficiency and Home Innovation at Its Best

    Today, we're sitting down with Mark to talk about the future of energy efficiency—and how it's changing the landscape of construction as we know it. 

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  9. Why Supplier Partners Matter

    Why Supplier Partners Matter

    Building successful supplier/customer relationships is an important part of working in this industry. Here's how we maintain great relationships at Dunn Lumber. 

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  • About Dunn DIY

    Home is what you make it. It's a feeling. It's a place where you can settle in and live out the truest expression of yourseft. Your home is your canvas, your signature. It's not a place to be ordinary. You're not. And neither are the spaces where we live. They are inspired. They are unique. They are reflections of our dreams, hopes, and aspirations. This is your chance to transform that imagined future into a reality - with wood stain, wall paint, and nails. Here you can do it yourself. Here you can be elegant, but gritty, independent, but empowered. It is a place where you can inspire and be inspired, a place where you can make it yours.

  • Authors

    • Kirsten Dunn
      Kirsten Dunn
    • Todd Dermody
      Todd Dermody
    • Special contributers
      Special Contributors
  • About Dunn contractor

    Dunn Lumber has been providing the greater Seattle area with expert service and quality materials for over 100 years. Over time, we've made long-lasting relationships with contractors and craftsmen.

  • Authors

    • Daniel Westbrock
      Daniel Westbrock
    • Jim Coshow
      Jim Coshow
    • Mike Dunn
      Mike Dunn
    • Katherine Coshow
      Katherine Coshow
    • Todd Dermody
      Todd Dermody
    • Special contributers
      Special Contributors