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Social Distancing Measures at Merrett

We are monitoring the Covid-19 situation closely and taking steps to protect our team and customers. As such, we will be temporarily reducing our hours and closing daily at 5 pm. As an essential workplace, Merrett Home Hardware Building Centre will remain open until 5 pm each day for emergency items for homes and businesses. […]

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5 Deck Building Design Trends for 2020

Deck Building Feature

Updating your existing deck or adding a new deck to your home or cottage is a great way to add functional living space while increasing resale value. In Peterborough, we’re seeing a strong trend towards replacing basic ‘builder’ grade decks with ones that include upgraded features. At Merrett Home Hardware Building Centre, our staff are […]

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Making your Deck or Dock Shine (Again!)

Title Card for eco friendly Refinishing your deck video

Your deck or dock takes a real beating here in the Peterborough area – damage from extreme heat fluctuations, ranging from freezing cold winters to blistering summer heat, can dramatically impact its life. Add in the impacts of snow and rain, causing the wood to go through many soaking/drying cycles in a year – and […]

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Three Steps to the Perfect Peterborough Lawn

It’s finally Spring and soon we’ll be enjoying time in our yards with family and friends. A lush, healthy lawn is the perfect complement to your home’s outdoor appeal.  Now is the time to undertake some basic lawn maintenance which will reward you with a beautiful lawn all summer. We’ve created this simple video to […]

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Thank You from Merrett Home Hardware Building Centre

People holding a community sign

We hear all the time…” buy local”, “shop local”, “support local business”. But what does it really mean? To us, it is about donating a percentage of every dollar earned back into our community and that’s a privilege we take very seriously. When you shop local, you are supporting local teams, schools, arts programs, service […]

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