Drab to Fab with Paint

Paint swatches on display

Paint is one of the easiest and least expensive ways to move your home from drab to fab. And best of all, any DIY’er can do it. With a couple simple tools and Beauti-Tone paint, you can transform your living space in a matter of hours. With the kids back to school and the beauty […]

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The Newest Developments in Deck Building Innovation!

New inventions and developments in deck building have influenced the scene drastically over the last twenty years. These inventions have sped up the deck building process and made it easier for DIY deck builders to turn your dream into reality. At Merrett Home Hardware, we’re happy to supply some of the most innovative deck building tools […]

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Composite Decking – the Right Choice for Homes in Peterborough

If you’re looking for an incredibly low maintenance, long-lasting, and waterproof material for your next deck or dock, you should consider using composite decking. With natural wood-grain textures, a variety of colour options, and a lifetime warranty, today’s composite decking materials outclass the plastic-like PVC decks of the past. As your local source for deck […]

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How to Achieve the Best Lawn on the Block

After a relentless winter in Peterborough with snow falling into mid-March, it’s finally time to start planning those outdoor projects for the season. As your grass (or what’s left of it) is revealed, it’s important to refresh your lawn sooner than later. Spring is a sensitive time for your yard, but with a few hours […]

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When & How to Stain Your Deck in Peterborough

Large freshly painted new wooden deck with nice summer green back

The combination of a harsh winter and a higher than average rainfall has taken a toll on decks & docks in the Peterborough area. Now that summer seems to finally be here (knock on wood), it’s the perfect time to consider refreshing your deck with new stain. At Merrett Home Hardware, we have a wide […]

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