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Raking Leaves: Bag or Mulch?

Raking Leaves: Bag or Mulch?

Autumn leaves with their vibrant hues against a rich blue sky can be beautiful, but they can be a homeowner's ugly nightmare when they pile up on the lawn. Considering the pros and cons of bagging and mulching can help homeowners decide how best to deal with falling autumn leaves while still taking...

The empty-shelf challenge

The empty-shelf challenge

Mega cargo ships, tall enough to touch the clouds, hang at their anchors, awaiting an open dock. Truck-size intermodal containers, off-loaded in port, sit stacked and packed, looking for a ride to their destination. If they could put a thumb out and hitch, they’d do it....

Caring For Your Lawn In The Fall

Caring For Your Lawn In The Fall

We know that you’ve been caring for your grass all throughout the summer and at this point looking after it has probably become a tedious task. However, caring for your lawn in the fall is just as important so your grass can stay healthy through the winter months. Here are some tips on caring for...

Summer Lawn Care

Summer Lawn Care

Summer is a fantastic season to enjoy your lawn, from relaxation and games to picnics and parties. No matter how you use your yard, however, you need to provide the best summer lawn care to keep your grass healthy and thriving under all of summer’s stresses. How Summer Stresses Lawns Summer might...

Lawn Projects for Spring

Lawn Projects for Spring

Spring can be a stressful season for any lawn, but there are simple projects you can do to prepare and protect your turf to withstand the rigors of spring. Which projects are best for your lawn will vary, but each one will help you nurture a lush, strong, healthy lawn. The Stress on Spring...

How to Repair Damaged Sheetrock

How to Repair Damaged Sheetrock

The beauty of sheet rock (also referred to as drywall), is that it’s very easy to repair. With just a few tools and materials, it is a job that can easily be accomplished by the average homeowner; leaving the wall as if the damage had never occurred. The perfect time to repair your drywall is when...

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Shop Local This Holiday Season

Whether you need to purchase gifts, greeting cards, dinner fixin's, baked goods, twinkle lights, decorations or even just some extra chairs, a new welcome mat, spare bedding or one more air mattress, the holiday season can seem like it's all about shopping. It is easy to get overwhelmed with sales...

How to Use a Brush Chipper

How to Use a Brush Chipper

A brush chipper can be an invaluable tool for any type of landscape clearing or cleanup, but it has to be used properly to be most effective. Learning how to use a brush chipper safely can help you turn even an overwhelming cleanup job into fast, efficient work. About Brush Chippers Brush...

Top Home Updates

Top Home Updates

Whether you want to update your home’s look to match your personality, meet your family’s changing needs, or prepare for a property sale, there are many easy projects you can consider. These top home updates are sure to refresh your home and give you pride of ownership in this very important space....

How to Use a Stump Grinder

How to Use a Stump Grinder

Stumps can be a hassle in the landscape, but a stump grinder is an easy solution to remove the obstacle without needing to dig, chop, or pry through extensive root systems to eliminate the stump. But is a stump grinder right for your job, and how can you use it safely and efficiently? About Stump...

Renovate Your Lawn This Spring

Renovate Your Lawn This Spring

Think about renovating your lawn if it's looking dead or overrun with weeds and there's no hope in sight. Lawn renovation can be done in a day with hard work and a few rental tools. This time make sure that you take care of your lawn carefully so you won't be needing to do this again soon! ...

Covid-19 Store Update

Covid-19 Store Update

COVID-19 Update 4/10/2020 To all our valued customers, To protect the safety of out customers and employees, Garner Building Supply will be changing it's store hours and procedures as outlined below. This has taken effect on Friday, April 3, 2020. Store hours will be from 7:30am to 5pm Monday...