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Baton Rouge

(225) 926-2031

Denham Springs

(225) 664-4126

Holmes Building Materials

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Recycling Construction Materials

People embrace recycling in various ways whether it includes drink cans, newspapers, or even building materials. Your construction project – remodel or new build – will certainly generate some scraps. Consider reusing or recycling those materials to lower your impact on landfills and maybe increase some change in your pocket....
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Forgotten Fall Tasks

For some people, they experience four distinct seasons. For others of use, depending on the region where we live, we may only have two. Nevertheless, now is a good time to take a look at a few preparations for cooler weather. See what you need to accomplish before ol’ man Winter arrives....
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Cleaning Blades

Have you ever shaved with a dirty razor blade? You can get the job done, but often, you are left with rougher cuts and the occasional bloodshed. So it is with your saw blade. Cleaning your blades or router bits will decrease the strain placed on the motor of the equipment and provide you with a quicker, cleaner cut. Let’s look at some cleaning options and what to avoid....
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Carpet vs Hardwood

Carpet or hardwood is a choice every new homebuilder will have to make, but as you prepare to replace or upgrade your home’s flooring, you must compare the two options as well. Let’s look at some of the costs associated with various types, consider options, and detail installation. COST AND TYPES Carpet fibers vary in type and cost....
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Interior Painting Prep

One of the easiest projects for homeowners is painting. With proper preparation and a little time, you can transform a room with a mere gallon of paint. The preliminary steps may keep you from slapping on paint as quickly as you would like, but this checklist will help your job go smoother in the end....
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Is Your Home Ready for Fall?

Football games, pumpkin spice flavored everything, and the crackling sounds of burning wood are a few of the signs the season has changed. Make sure you are ready for the transition by reviewing this checklist....
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