Sustainable Eco Friendly Lumber

Eco-Friendly Construction Using Lumber

Over the years the building industry sees trends come and go. While some stick around longer than others, the biggest trend that is not going anywhere is the concern for eco-friendly construction practices. All across the country, homeowners are wanting to make the right, sustainable choices for their property, but with so many options and conflicting information, the process can …

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Upgraded Outdoor Living for Summer

Summer is just beginning in the Kansas City area, and with it brings ample time to be spent outdoors. This summer, ditch the daily trips to the pool that just leave you sunburnt and tired, and instead create an outdoor oasis at home that can be enjoyed all season long. Three ways to improve your outdoor living area at home …

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Treated Lumber FAQ

Treated lumber is not like other types of wood. In fact, treated lumber has a number of different traits that need to be addressed when using it. Have a question about the Yellawood® treated lumber you are using for your project? Check out these frequent inquiries below: What preservatives are used with pressure treated lumber? Each type of treated lumber …

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McCray Lumber and Millwork on Social Media

We know you are spending time browsing social media even when you should be focusing on your home projects instead. We get it – those cute cat videos can’t watch themselves. However, now you can make your time spent scrolling more productive by following McCray Lumber and Millwork on all of your favorite sites. When you follow McCray Lumber and …

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Outdoor Living Inspiration for 2019

Now that spring in full bloom throughout Kansas City, homeowners across the metro are looking for ways to up their outdoor living game. Not only does a great outdoor living environment help to add functionality to your property, but it also adds immense curb appeal and resell value to your home. But what are the best projects to tackle this …