Cedar deck

How to Finish Cedar Decking

Now that your new cedar deck is getting installed, it is tempting to want to spent every waking moment on it. However, before you can begin planning your first celebratory gathering, you need to finish the deck boards. Finishing cedar decking is more than just slapping on a coat of stain. In fact, when you follow the best practices for …

Deck Visualizer

Visualize Your Deck Remodel Before You Buy

Whether your home’s deck has begun to rot, has a cracked board, or is too small for all of those summer BBQs you have planned, remodeling it is a big task. However, with the help of the deck visualizers from McCray Lumber and Millwork, you can see the deck you want to install before you buy it. Both a valuable …

G Tape

Protect Your Deck with Nichigo G-Tape™

As a homeowner, an important aspect of keeping your property safe is by keeping your deck healthy. But maintaining a healthy deck consists of more than just giving it a quick sweep before your annual summer BBQ. In fact, natural elements like water, dirt, and other organic material can cause significant damage to your deck frame. Kansas City has had …

Backyard Pergola

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 …

Backyard of home with deck.

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 …

Camo Drive Deck Fastening System used on a a deck

Camo® Drive™ Deck Fastening System

With warmer weather finally here, there is no better time to build a new deck. Plus, with the Camo Drive Deck Fastening System, you can ensure that your deck building experience this spring is the best. Now in stock at McCray Lumber and Millwork, the Camo Drive system’s stand up tool helps create safe, beautiful decks faster than ever before. …