Category Archives: The Homestead Post

Product Spotlight: Cascadia Railing System

Many customers prefer a sleek, contemporary design for their outdoor living spaces. At the forefront of that trend is the Cascadia railing system by AGS Stainless, Inc., which provides durability and a clean, tailored look without the need for custom design work.   Homestead Outdoor Products now sells Cascadia railing components, including top-mount posts, stainless…

Deck Flashing Makes a Difference

In fact, it can make a BIG difference when you consider that some contractors ignore this vital step in protecting their customers’ investment.  The Problem While decking and railing materials continue to evolve, providing long-lasting curb appeal and low maintenance, the wooden foundations underneath them often fail to keep up. Even pressure-treated wood becomes prone…

Get Things Done—Step 3: Organize

“Organize” is the third step in the five-step process described in David Allen’s book Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity. “Organize” involves taking all the information and to-dos you’ve collected in Allen’s first two steps (capture and clarify) and categorizing and prioritizing them. In other words, it means getting organized so that you…

Welcome Our New Inside Sales Reps

We are happy to announce that David Batturs and Dave Wenrich have joined the Homestead Outdoor Products family. As inside sales representatives, a few of their responsibilities include writing material quotes and orders, researching and sharing information with employees and customers, and assisting our customers with their orders.   David Batturs David has enjoyed a…

Get Things Done—Step 2: Clarify

In our last two newsletters, we introduced the five-step process in David Allen’s book “Getting Things Done: The Art of Stress-Free Productivity.”   IN THIS ISSUE, WE’LL TALK ABOUT “CLARIFY.” Clarify is a two-step process centered on sorting through all of the information and to-dos that come your way. It means reviewing what you have…

Product Spotlight: Porch Posts

Did you know that we carry structural vinyl and aluminum porch posts in many styles from trusted brands, including Key-Link and Superior Plastic Products?  No matter your customers’ design preferences, we have posts in many varieties and colors to enhance curb appeal while providing stability. Call us for more information! *Porch posts are not designed…