Recent Blog Posts

Bard College Media Lab

Hammond Lumber Company is a part of projects all over Maine and we’d like to share this exciting project started in Brewer by Snap-Space Solutions and Maziar Behrooz Architecture. They are repurposing four shipping containers into a Media Lab for Bard College in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.

Eco Friendly Kitchen Designs

If you're remodeling your kitchen or still in the design phase the topic of going green has probably already come up. Being environmentally friendly has the reputation of costing an arm and a leg but it doesn't have to. Here are some easy ways to make your kitchen a little greener! Lighting A well-lit kitchen is good for your eyes but also a necessity when it comes to safety especially in an area with sharp tools and hot surfaces.

Create The Ultimate Outdoor Kitchen

As the days get shorter and the trees start to turn its seems like it's time to pack away the grill and lock the patio door until next summer. If you love spending time outdoors fret not because there are still a few snowless months that your family and friends can enjoy al fresco cooking and dining! Just because the leaves start to drop doesn't mean you’re stuck inside and now is the perfect to time to take your outdoor cooking to the next level by creating the ultimate outdoor kitchen.

Kitchen- Backsplash

If you are remodeling your kitchen or starting from scratch a backsplash is a small area that can add style and personality to your countertop. With many different materials and design options, it can be hard to know where to start. Let's go through some traditional and some not so traditional backsplash options for your kitchen.

Increasing Deck Safety

Any deck owner will tell you that their deck is more than just some extra square footage outside it's an extension of their living space. Decks can turn into a functional outdoor workspace or become a spot for entertaining and spending time with the family. So, just like your home, you want your deck to be safe as possible.

Deck Maintenance & Upkeep

Whether you have a new deck or had it for years, cleaning and maintenance are probably at the top of your to-do list. Constant exposure to the sun and weathering from the elements over the years can wreak havoc on the color and integrity of your deck. To keep your deck looking its best you will need to give it a little TLC!

Kitchen – Counter Tops

Every homeowner dreams of the perfect countertop material that doesn't stain or take an arsenal of tools to keep clean and looking nice. While that material may not be a reality just yet there are many on the market today that can keep up with the busiest and messiest kitchens with minimal upkeep!

Guide to Buying Better Lumber

The biggest factor in determining the type and quality of wood that you’ll use for your next project is the project itself. That’s because certain varieties of wood are best suited for certain projects. For example, a hardwood with a closed grain such as maple would be an excellent choice for a butcher block, rather than soft porous wood such as pine.