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Items Every Homeowner Should Have On Hand

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Have you ever run into this situation? You're in the middle of a home improvement project when you suddenly realize you don't have a particular item that will allow you to complete it. At Gabriel Building Supply, we'll make sure your project is completed in no time! That's why we've made this list of the most common items homeowners should have on hand. Having these items around will help your home improvement or DIY project go smoothly.

Kid-Friendly Home Improvement Projects

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Did you suddenly find yourself home with your kids for an extended period of time?  Take advantage of the extra helping hands to get some projects done around the house! Doing home improvement projects with your kids instills a level of responsibility and helps you bond together as a family. There are many educational benefits to completing projects with your kids, as well.  Here are a few home improvement projects that are great to complete with your kids. 

Essential Yard Tools for Homeowners

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Spring is right around the corner! If you're a new homeowner looking to spruce up your landscaping this season, you'll probably need to invest in a few essential yard tools to get started. Having these items on hand will help you save time and get started on your projects right away. Here's our list of yard tools every homeowner should have in their garden shed.

Best DIY Projects for the Weekend

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The weekend is the time for getting together with friends, relaxing, and for the avid DIYer—it's time for some home improvement projects!  Projects can easily spiral out of control time-wise, so it's important to plan them out and be realistic about what you can accomplish. That's why we've assembled the best DIY projects you can easily complete in two days, making them the perfect way to spend a weekend. Ready to get started? Visit our Gabriel Building Supply stores in Ponchatoula and Amite, Louisiana for everything you need to complete your DIY project!

Tools DIYers Should Splurge On in the New Year

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The new year is here, which brings with it an atmosphere of change, new possibilities, and for the DIYer or homeowner: new projects! It's a great time to start that project you've been putting off, and just imagine how you'll feel once it's completed! If you're planning on spending lots of weekends doing DIY projects, you'll want to invest in some high-quality tools that will save you time when completing your project.

Below is our list of the best tools DIYers should splurge on this year: